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Zoetis joins the EIT Food Community News

Zoetis joins the EIT Food Community

28 Jul 2020 EIT Food is delighted to announce that Zoetis, the world’s leading animal health company, has joined EIT Food as a core partner. 
RisingFoodStars gains traction: 20 scaleups joining the unique network News

RisingFoodStars gains traction: 20 scaleups joining the unique network

21 Jul 2020 Twenty high-impact agtech and foodtech early scaleups have been selected to join EIT Food’s RisingFoodStars Association, a pan-European network that provides its members with tailored support and mentoring...
EIT Food announces recipients of €6.17 million COVID-19 Innovation Fund News

EIT Food announces recipients of €6.17 million COVID-19 Innovation Fund

07 Jul 2020 Winning innovations include an edible anti-viral coating for food, a test for micronutrient deficiencies’ effect on disease strength and dynamic pricing technology which can decrease supermarket food waste by...
EIT Food COVID-19 Rapid Response Call for Innovation projects [Update] News

EIT Food COVID-19 Rapid Response Call for Innovation projects [Update]

06 Jul 2020 EIT Food is investing €6.17m in a COVID-19 Rapid Response Call for Innovation projects. This call was open to partners and non-partners of EIT Food. As part of the...
Ten European startups initiate, in Bilbao, a four-month race for a prize of 100,000 euros and direct access to the agrifood market News

Ten European startups initiate, in Bilbao, a four-month race for a prize of 100,000 euros and direct access to the agrifood market

06 Jul 2020 The EIT Food Accelerator Network (FAN) programme is being developed in 6 different European cities at the same time bringing together high-potential businesses that could make an impact on the sector....
II edition of the Spanish Journalism Award on Food Innovation and Sustainability

II edition of the Spanish Journalism Award on Food Innovation and Sustainability

01 Jul 2020 EIT Food announces the second edition of the Spanish Journalism Award on Food Innovation and Sustainability.

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RisingFoodStars gains traction: 20 scaleups joining the unique network

RisingFoodStars gains traction: 20 scaleups joining the unique network

21 Jul 2020 Twenty high-impact agtech and foodtech early scaleups have been selected to join EIT Food’s RisingFoodStars Association, a pan-European network that provides its members with tailored support and mentoring alongside valuable exposure to influential individuals and organisations
Zoetis joins the EIT Food Community

Zoetis joins the EIT Food Community

28 Jul 2020 EIT Food is delighted to announce that Zoetis, the world’s leading animal health company, has joined EIT Food as a core partner
EIT Food announces recipients of €6.17 million COVID-19 Innovation Fund

EIT Food announces recipients of €6.17 million COVID-19 Innovation Fund

07 Jul 2020 Winning innovations include an edible anti-viral coating for food, a test for micronutrient deficiencies’ effect on disease strength and dynamic pricing technology which can decrease supermarket food waste by over 40%