PROGRAM

The following are the known categories of food tech startups we invest in.
We're also constantly seeking teams tackling the unknown.

Upstream

Farming
Genetics & Breeding
Precision Agriculture
Urban Farming
Farm Inputs
Soil Health
Water & Irrigation
Farm Management Software
Safety & Traceability

Midstream

Production / Packaging / Logistics / Distribution
Cellular Agriculture
Novel Ingredients
Smart Manufacturing
Shelf Life Extension
Smart & Eco Packaging
Water & Waste Upcycling
Cold Chain Logistics
Safety & Traceability

Downstream

Consumers Goods / Retail / Food Services
Consumer Packaged Goods
Nutraceutricals & Functional Foods
Personalized Nutrition
Smart Kitchen
Smart Retail
E-commerce & Delivery
Food Service Optimization
Safety & Traceability

WHAT WE OFFER

We believe a startup’s first 120 days, from zero to 1, are mission critical. That’s why our 120-day accelerator platform is designed to fund and support founders through this intensive and highly ambiguous phase of product and business creation.

​You are invited to join our community and team in the most important food and commercial city in Shanghai. You will get hands-on help from a network of mentors – from big food executives to disruptive startup founders, from culinary chefs to kickass product designers. In this way, you will be able to scale fast for profit and impact.

After completion of the program, you will be invited to pitch your business to the Bits x Bites network of investors and potential customers. You will also join our alumni network and continue to stay connected with our mentors.

WHY US?

We are China’s pioneer food tech VC that invests in startups who combine purpose and profit.