• LXDX expands its cryptocurrency exchange with backing from Dymon Asia Ventures

    2 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    EXCLUSIVE: The financial landscape continues to change and evolve as more blockchain technology startups enter the industry. And, once again, alternative investments are a target for those wanting to disrupt the space with cryptocurrencies and distributed ledgers. In fact, this is the second major blockchain platform launch this week for alternativ...
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  • A startup selling mushrooms kits to millennials just got $4 million to expand further into Costco and Target

    A startup selling mushrooms kits to millennials just got $4 million to expand further into Costco and Target

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Back to the Roots, which sells ready-to-grow mushroom kits and other products, has received $4 million in funding to expand its distribution nationwide.
    The startup has also signed a licensing agreement with Nature's Path to bring its organic cereal to public schools all around the US.
    Co-founder Alejandro Velez said the startup is targeting millennial parents, who want to know how their food is made and often have little space for gardening.
    Back to the Roots also focuses on educating children about sustainability and where food comes from.
    Before Alejandro Velez and Nikhil Arora founded...
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