TFF Challenge 2021 - Global Competition
Updated: Jul 9, 2022
Rambler was selected to be TFF Challenge 2021 Finalist!
We're thrilled to announce that Rambler was selected from over 1,400+ teams from more than 120 countries around the world to be the TFF Challenge 2021 Global Finalist.
5000+ participants, 1400+ high-quality teams, 120+ countries – and ultimately 10 teams selected as Global Finalists. Leveraging cutting-edge technologies like AI, computer vision, biotech, and digital, and incorporating regenerative and circular approaches into their business models, the Finalists’ solutions represent some of the most innovative and impactful startups in the world, and are making our food and agricultural systems more sustainable, healthy, and inclusive on the ground in every region.
This year finalists’ solutions represent some of the most innovative and impactful startups in the world and are making our food and agricultural systems more sustainable, healthy, and inclusive on the ground in every region.
Without further ado, we introduce the amazing startups selected as TFF Challenge 2021 Finalists (in alphabetical order):
BMTA&C (Morocco): solar-powered cold storage to prevent food waste
Cultured Decadence (USA): cultured lobster to save our oceans
CurubaTech (Colombia): digital platform to improve supply chain transparency
Humica (Mexico): regenerative agriculture through soil biotechnology
Infinity Box (India): circular packaging system for food delivery
Invisible Foods (The Netherlands): AI-powered platform to prevent food surpluses
IZagro (Brazil): digital agronomy platform for small and medium-size farmers
Rambler (Thailand): automated vending machine to support organic farmers and make nutritious food easily accessible.
The Live Green Co. (Chile): AI-powered engine to replace animal and synthetic food additives with plant-based alternatives
Zuhura Solutions (Kenya): Solar-powered street-food vending cart to safely heat and distribute food
These teams will now join the TFF Academy™, a three-month, personalized acceleration program that takes next-gen, agri-food-tech startups to the next level through hands-on mentorship and support in areas like pitching, storytelling, business model development, customer validation, and industry introductions. The Finalists will also be invited to the award-winning TFF Summit™ event in October, where they will pitch their solutions and share their visions on the global stage for the chance to win cash prizes from TFF and partners.
Since 2013, Thought For Food® has supported more than 30,000 next-gen food and agriculture innovators from over 175 countries, accelerated 8K+ new business concepts, and helped to launch 60+ startups that have collectively raised $200M+, including Climate Edge (UK), Banoo (ID), Agrilution (DE), AgroSpheres (USA), and Agrosmart (BR).
Read more: https://thoughtforfood.org/content-hub/announcing-the-results-of-the-tff-challenge-2021/