Heard of the Internet of Food? Tech Republic explores 11 companies reconnecting our fragmented food systems.
In the first half of 2014, food and beverage startups attracted $1.1 billion in venture funding worldwide, according to Dow Jones VentureSource. The US leads that race. Investors are pouring money into these food tech companies, from grocery and restaurant delivery services to farming analytics, to web platforms that connect consumers with the farmers they purchase food from.