Discover 5 Top Food Startups developing Bioactive Ingredients

Curious about new technological advancements in the food industry? Explore our analysis of 48 global startups & scaleups and learn how their bioactive ingredients solutions impact your business!

Staying ahead of the technology curve means strengthening your competitive advantage. That is why we give you data-driven innovation insights into the food industry. This time, you get to discover 5 hand-picked startups developing bioactive ingredients.

Out of 48, the Global Startup Heat Map highlights 5 Top Startups developing Bioactive Ingredients

The insights of this data-driven analysis are derived from the Big Data & Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered StartUs Insights Discovery Platform, covering 2 093 000+ startups & scaleups globally. The platform gives you an exhaustive overview of emerging technologies & relevant startups within a specific field in just a few clicks.

The Global Startup Heat Map below reveals the distribution of the 48 exemplary startups & scaleups we analyzed for this research. Further, it highlights 5 FoodTech startups that we hand-picked based on criteria such as founding year, location, funding raised, and more. You get to explore the solutions of these 5 startups & scaleups in this report. For insights on the other 43 startups developing bioactive ingredients, get in touch.

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Tahi Spirulina enables Spirulina-based Ingredients

Founding Year: 2017
Location: Sanson, New Zealand
Reach out for Spirulina Bioactives

New Zealand-based startup Tahi Spirulina offers spirulina-based products. The startup grows spirulina in purpose-built shallow ponds with a diet of salts and water. It leverages hydroponics and aquaculture, as well as harvesting techniques with a low environmental impact. Tahi Spirulina Powder, one of the startup’s products, is a gluten-free, dairy-free, non-GMO, vegan product that is rich in vitamin B, antioxidants, and minerals. The startup also offers Tahi Spirulina Crunchies, a superfood that provides bioavailable micronutrients as well as phycocyanin, an anti-inflammatory agent. The startup’s products offer consumers sustainably-sourced bioactive ingredients.

Clever Fermentation provides Immune-boosting Ingredients

Founding Year: 2017
Location: Halifax, Canada
Collaborate with Clever Fermentation for Fermented Food

Canadian startup Clever Fermentation develops immune-boosting ingredients from berries. The startup’s proprietary fermentation technology enhances the postbiotic properties as well as enables polyphenolic extraction that protects and preserves the compounds. Fermented Wild Blueberry, a blueberry ingredient developed using the process, has a higher bioavailability as compared to the fruit. This enhances its health benefits, improving immune function, cardiovascular support, weight management, and eye health, and cognitive function. The startup’s bioactive ingredients provide high bioavailability when used in cooking.

Inclita Seaweed Solutions offers Seaweed Extracts

Founding Year: 2018
Location: Porto, Portugal
Partner for Circular Ingredients

Portuguese startup Inclita Seaweed Solutions provides seaweed extracts. After extracting sea urchin gonads, the startup applies sustainable valorization techniques to extract the ingredients. Through dietary modulation of the sea urchins and applying preservation and processing strategies to the gonads, the startup caters the product to a wider demographic. The startup further enables the circular economy by converting byproducts into high-valued compounds, such as antioxidants and minerals.

Actifs Precieux provides Dietary Supplements

Founding Year: 2016
Location: Zaghouan, Tunisia
Partner for CO2 Supercritical Extracts

Tunisian startup Actifs Precieux offers carbon dioxide (CO2) supercritical extracts. When compared against steam distilled oils, supercritical CO2 extracted oils consist nearly of the full spectrum of a plant. The startup extracts these ingredients from vegetables using a high-pressure and low-temperature process. The startup offers extracts of several plants which find application as food flavors The startup’s bioactives also find use ins dietary supplements and cosmetics.

Innovations for Life develops Circular Ingredients

Founding Year: 2016
Location: Sicily, Italy
Partner for Food Waste Upcycling

Italian startup Innovations for Life upcycles citrus byproducts as ingredients. The startup sustainably valorizes citrus byproducts from orange juice production into usable ingredients. It produces high-value products such as bioflavonoids, pectin, and dietary fibers. The startup’s process produces bioactive ingredients while enabling the circular economy.

Discover more Food Tech Startups

Food startups such as the examples highlighted in this report focus on nutritional supplements, nutraceuticals, and vegan ingredients. While all of these technologies play a major role in advancing the food industry, they only represent the tip of the iceberg. To explore more food technologies, simply get in touch to let us look into your areas of interest. For a more general overview, you can download our free FoodTech Innovation Report to save your time and improve strategic decision-making.

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