Little Leaf Farms Raises $300M in Capital with Financing from TPG’s The Rise Fund and Bank of America

June 16, 2022 Little Leaf Farms

The capital will support aggressive growth and expansion of farms and distribution, making Little Leaf Farms’ local lettuces accessible to more than half of the country’s population by 2026. Immediate expansion and a doubling of acreage comes with the opening of a new greenhouse in McAdoo, Pennsylvania this summer.

Pure Flavor Launches North America’s First Commercial Greenhouse Grown Melon

May 10, 2022 Pure Flavor

With an emphasis on driving innovation in new product development, leading greenhouse company Pure Flavor® has launched the fresh produce industry’s first greenhouse grown melons, which will be branded under the Solara™ name. 

Quebec’s Greenhouse Producers Are Striving for Food Self-Sufficiency

 As a result of COVID-19, the Government of Quebec has re-examined its priorities in order to promote economic recovery. Among these priorities is food self-sufficiency. Being able to eat locally, year-round is a viable option and this is the objective that Quebec’s greenhouse producers and the Government of Quebec have set for the province.

Gotham Greens and Ultraurban Farming Leads Whole Foods 2022 Trend Report

October 19, 2021 Gotham Greens

Whole Foods Market announced Ultraurban Farming, led by Gotham Greens, a pioneer in indoor agriculture operating high-tech greenhouses across the United States, as the #1 trend in its 7th annual Top 10 Food Trends for 2022. Gotham Greens is featured both in the trend report, as well as the first-ever Whole Foods Discovery Box, a curated assortment of 10 products reflective of the top food trends available for purchase directly by consumers.

Revol Greens Acquires Living Fresh in Athens, Georgia

October 14, 2021 Revol Greens

North America’s largest greenhouse lettuce grower, Revol Greens, has acquired BJ’s Produce Inc, operating under the widely recognized Living Fresh brand, in Athens, Georgia, to establish its first East Coast greenhouse operation. The deal, completed on October 12, 2021, entails the purchase of the existing greenhouses as well as the planned commencement of new greenhouse construction to meet increasing customer demand. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The move also brings Revol Greens’ closer to meeting its “Five Facilities in Five Years” goal to reach all Americans with its products two years ahead of schedule.