Upside Foods acquires cultivated seafood company

Cultivated meat company Upside Foods (formerly Memphis Meats) has acquired Cultured Decadence, a Madison, Wis.-based cellular agriculture company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2020 by John Pattison and Ian Johnson, two veterans of the lab-grown meat industry, Cultured Decadence uses cell culture and tissue engineering to create seafood, specifically shellfish products, … Read more

JBS to acquire cultivated meat company in $100m investment

JBS – the world’s largest meat processor – plans to acquire a majority stake in Spanish cultivated meat company BioTech Foods. In May, JBS agreed to acquire Netherlands plant-based protein brand Vivera in a deal worth €341 million ($409 million). Source: JBS to acquire cultivated meat company in $100m investment