soylent News of 09/25/20
With Cinnamon, Fruit And Mint-Flavored Nicotine Gum, Is LA’S Lucy Goods The Next Juul?
David Renteln, the Los Angeles-based co-founder of Soylent and the co-founder and chief executive of new nicotine gum manufacturer Lucy Goods , thinks there should be a better-tasting, less-medicinal offering for people looking to quit smoking. ...
Soylent Shakes Up Its Executive Team, Naming Demir Vangelov As Its New CEO
Soylent, the once high-flying Los Angeles-based meal replacement startup that has raised $72.4 million in financing from investors including Google Ventures, Lerer Hippeau and Andreessen Horowitz, has shaken up its executive team. This week, ...
Bodega, Once Dubbed ‘America’S Most Hated Startup,’ Has Quietly Raised Millions
2What’s in a name? More than two years ago, Fast Company published a story with the headline “ Two Ex-Googlers Want To Make Bodegas And Mom-And-Pop Corner Stores Obsolete .” The focus of the story was a nascent startup by the name of ...
Canadian Startup Sweet Reason As Sparkling Spin On CBD Beverages
Sweet Reason chief executive Hilary McCain says she launched her sparkling CBD-infused water brand because of her own obsession with cannabis beverages. That obsession, coupled with the lax regulatory environment in Canada where marijuana is ...
Soylent Now Sells Solid Snack Bars
Soylent is leaving liquids behind as it journeys deeper into the packaged food business with a selection of snack sized bars. The 100 calorie bar has 5 grams of plant protein, 36 nutrients and probiotics for digestive health. Snack bars come in ...