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Food Strategy Associates support Oddbox Home Delivery in raising £3m in funds

Posted on: March 24th, 2020 by Ian Coulter

Oddbox is a “wonky” veg box business operating in London which has seen 400% growth in sales last year. They have just completed a £3m fund-raising round from Northern Venture Capital Trust Funds run by Mercia. Food Strategy Associates undertook the commercial and operational due diligence. Oddbox’s focus on reducing food waste and delivering in […]

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Robert Lawson, Food Strategy Associates’ CEO, features in The Grocer giving his views on alternative protein innovators

Posted on: August 16th, 2019 by Robert Lawson

Food Strategy Associates are thought leaders in the alternative protein market. Food Strategy CEO, Robert Lawson, gave his views on some exciting alternative protein startups in The Grocer. As previous MD of Quorn and having worked on several projects in the space, Robert offers insight into meat extenders, key ingredients and emerging technologies. See an […]

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See our Saturday Essay written by Partner Ian Weston in this week’s Grocer Magazine on The War on Plastics

Posted on: June 21st, 2019 by Robert Lawson

Having worked extensively in the food packaging sector, we have contributed a Saturday Essay to The Grocer Magazine on the issues raised by “War on Plastic” ‘War on Plastic’ adds pressure on an industry in packaging limbo _ Comment & Opinion _ The Grocer

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Watch Robert Lawson, CEO of Food Strategy Associates, discuss meat alternatives on BBC World News

Posted on: May 17th, 2019 by Robert Lawson

Food Strategy Associates are thought leaders in the meat alternatives market. Watch Robert Lawson, CEO, being interviewed on BBC World News following the Beyond Meat IPO.     Food Strategy Associates have extensive experience in meat alternatives. See examples of projects below.

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Food Strategy Associates feature in The Grocer commenting on the Beyond Meat IPO

Posted on: May 3rd, 2019 by Robert Lawson

Food Strategy Associates were quoted in The Grocer on the topic of the meat alternatives market and the Beyond Meat IPO. Robert Lawson, CEO, said “The valuation feels exceptional for a business losing $30m a year, particularly when compared with Quorn, which recently sold for £550m and is the highly profitable global leader in the category”. […]

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