Tyson Foods announces collaboration with food startup incubators
Tyson Foods announced an agreement to work with two business incubators, Plug and Play and 1871, that will directly connect it to the startup communities of Silicon Valley and Chicago. "Plug and Play is a global innovation platform based in the Silicon Valley, which will help match Tyson Foods with promising new businesses in the startup community. By working alongside these businesses, Tyson Foods can help fuel new discoveries in food and find new solutions to meet business needs...1871, known as the 'hub' of Chicago's 'thriving technology and entrepreneurial ecosystem,' gives Tyson Foods unparalleled access to a community of entrepreneurs who are working toward building a better and more sustainable future. This partnership enables Tyson Foods to further its commitment to creating a more sustainable food system that can feed an ever-growing population around the world," the company stated.