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5 Startups, 16 Weeks, $4+ Million Raised In Post Program Funding

OUR FIRST 5 STARTUPS MET IN CHICAGO FROM JAN-MAY 2019.

Our inaugural cohort comprised startups from across the United States and the foodservice value chain. From increasing local food access to a better way to manage restaurant repairs—our teams met for 16 weeks and attended over 50 workshops. In the end, 3 found new homes in Chicago and together, they’ve collectedly raised over $4.5 million (and counting) since the program began in January 2019.

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    Foundry's

    Inaugural

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    86 Repairs

    86 Repairs

    86 Repairs is a subscription service that manages the entire repair process for restaurant groups.

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    Big Wheelbarrow

    Big Wheelbarrow

    Big Wheelbarrow is a SaaS solution that helps organizations create and manage localized food supply chains.

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    Local Food Connection

    Local Food Connection

    Local Food Connection creates a replicable business model that brings the local food movement into the mainstream.

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    Pod Foods

    Pod Foods

    Pod Foods is reimagining distribution with B2B supply chain software.

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    Work Chew

    Work Chew

    WorkChew connects individuals to workspace in restaurants.

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