Tagged: beverage

Texas Zebo Finishes Equity Crowdfunding Round on Indiegogo

On Tuesday, Texas Zebo completed its crowdfunding round on Indiegogo’s equity platform. The Texas-based restaurant notably manages two restaurant concepts, Halcyon Coffee + Bar + Lounge and Stella Public House According to Texas Zebo, the Halcyon concept combines the comfort and convenience of a coffeehouse… Read More

UK Beverage Brand Chi Seeks £750,000 Through Crowdcube Initiative

Chi, a UK-based beverage brand, has recently launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company is seeking £750,000 as it prepares for expansion. Chi describes itself as a fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) brand that sells a variety of raw and organic coconut-based products. The company… Read More

Republic Restoratives Oversubscribes: Indiegogo Equity Crowdfunding Round Set to Close

Republic Restorative has secured its max target through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo/Microventures. The distillery launched the campaign, which was one of the first equity campaigns on the platform, in November. Republic Restoratives is described as an urban, small batch distillery and craft cocktail bar… Read More

Update: Hopsters Brewery Secures $1M Through WeFunder Campaign

Massachusetts craft brewery Hopsters has successfully secured $1 million during its equity crowdfunding campaign on Wefunder. The company, which was founded by Lee and Karen Cooper, launched the initiative at the end of November and quickly captured its minimum $300,000 target goal in 48 hours…. Read More

Wine With Spirit Opens in Canadian Market As Seedrs Initiative Secures Nearly £170,000

Wine With Spirit, a Portugal-based wine producer, is officially starting its international expansion. This news comes just a few weeks after the company launching its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. As previously reported, Wine With Spirit is on a mission to bring to the market delicious, creative,… Read More

Poland’s Hard Cider Brand Cydrownia Seeks €90,000 on Beesfund

Cydrownia S.A., a Poland-based hard cider company, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Beesfund. The brand is seeking €90,000 and has decided to sell almost 12% of its shares, for less than €7 per share. Cydrownia is currently valued at €760,000.  The company was established in 2013 and… Read More

Update: Friends & Brgrs Closes Invesdor Campaign Early After Securing Nearly €1M

Less than a month after launching its equity crowdfunding campaign on Invesdor, restaurant brand Friends & Brgrs has finished its funding round early ( the original closing date was December 20th) with nearly €1 million secured. The restaurant uses fresh ingredients while preparing all foods in its establishment. Friends… Read More

Innis & Gunn’s Crowdcube Success Continues: Craft Brewery Secures Over £1.5M in Funding

With less than two weeks until its highly successful equity crowdfunding campaign closes on Crowdcube, craft brewery Innis & Gunn has successfully raised more than £1.5 million from close to 1,300 investors. This news comes nearly one week after the company announced the extension of its… Read More

Vegan Portfolio Company Elementree Launches Crowdfunding Campaign on FundedByMe

Elementree, a vegan portfolio company and the principal owner of Okobay, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on FundedByMe. This news comes just a few month after the company acquired Pop Fruits. The company stated it is seeking to launch a new concept in healthy food solutions. All of… Read More

Phrooti Set to Launch Crowdcube Initiatve: Aims to Secure £150,000 For Fruit Infused-Water Company Growth

Earlier this week, UK-based Phrooti announced it is set to launch an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £150,000 as it prepares to grow its fruit infused water business. The company currently produces fruit-infused waters that are based on naturally dried fruit powders. Each… Read More

Premiere Cranberry Cider Brand Cranes Set to Close Seedrs Initiative With Over £185,000 in Funding

Cranes, a premiere cranberry cider brand based out of the UK, announced this week it is set to close its crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs shortly. The company launched the campaign last month to raise nearly £100,000. Brewed just outside of Cambridge, Cranes drinks are 100%… Read More

Brief: Crowdfunding Platform For Food & Beverage PieShell Officially Launches

PieShell, a reward-based crowdfunding platform for food and beverage campaigns, has officially launched as a way to help food and beverage entrepreneurs to receive the proper funding for their projects.  Sharing details about the new website, founder of PieShell, Cheryl Clements stated: “For food enthusiasts, PieShell… Read More

Wantsum Brewery Seeks £250,000 on Crowdcube As it Prepares to Expand Brewery Plant

This week, UK-based Wantsum Brewery launched a campaign on equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube to raise£250,000 as it prepares to expand its brewery plant. Sharing details about the brewery’s growth, the Wantsum Brewery team stated it is a craft brewery that produces largely cask ales and… Read More

Overfunding: Premium Cranberry Cider Brand Cranes Secures Seedrs Funding Goal

Just a couple of weeks after launching its Seedrs crowdfunding campaign, premium cranberry cider brand, Cranes, has successfully secured its initial £95,000 funding goal. As previously reported, the company’s drinks are 100% natural and offer a high juice content over 16%, has only 99 calories per bottle,… Read More

World of Zing Seeks £150,000 on Crowdcube For New Production Facility

This week, World of Zing debuted its crowdfunding initiative on Crowdcube. The company is seeking £150,000. Launched in 2014 (although the company states it considers itself the pioneers of exotic and fine ingredients since 1968) by Pritesh Mody, World of Zing offers a range of both food… Read More

Premium Cranberry Cider Brand Cranes Hits Seedrs to Raise £95,000 For Increase Distribution

Cranes, a Cambridge-based premium cranberry cider company, is currently seeking nearly £100,000 in funds on Seedrs as it prepares to expand its company and increase distribution of its alcoholic beverages. The company states each of their drinks are 100% natural and offer a high juice… Read More

All Day Eatery & Wine Bar “West” Looks to Raise £350,000 on Seedrs for First Location

West, an up and coming all-day eatery and wine bar, has recently launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £350,000 as it prepares to open its first London location. The new restaurant consists of health-conscious foods, which are farm to table and hyper-seasonal. Its… Read More

ParrotDog Announces Upcoming PledgeMe Initiative For New Lyall Bay Brewery

On Thursday, Wellington-based brewing company ParrotDog announced its upcoming PledgeMe initiative. The company will be seeking between $1.2 million and $2 million for its new Lyall Bay brewery.  Founded in 2011 by Matt Stevens, Matt Kristofski, and Matt Warner, ParrotDog is described as one of the “leading” craft breweries… Read More

UK’s Tutts Clump Cider Hits Seedrs to Raise £200,000 For Beverage Upgrading

Tutts Clump Cider, a UK-based award-winning cider brand, is currently seeking £200,000 through its Seedrs initiative as it prepares to expand and upgrade its beverage line. The company, which was started ten years ago, offers up its very own “Proper Cider” that is made from 100% fresh pressed… Read More

Chapel Down Reports “Another Excellent Year of Growth”

On Thursday, Chapel Down Plc (ISDX: CDGP) announced its 2015 financial results. As Crowdfund Insider reported in 2014, Chapel Down became the first publicly traded company to raise capital via an equity crowdfunding platform using Seedrs.  The capital provided from crowdfunding was used to build a new… Read More