Category: Chickapea

DRAGON ARLENE DICKINSON RAISES $100-MILLION TO BACK FOOD AND HEALTH STARTUPS

GLOBE AND MAIL – Monday Apr 6 – Sean Silcoff – When Dragons’ Den star Arlene Dickinson set out in 2015 to raise a $100-million venture capital fund focused on Canadian food, beverage, health and wellness startups, she met with skepticism. At a time when software was eating the world, why was she pitching businesses for the …

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CHICKPEA MAKES “BEST FOR THE WORLD” LIST

COLLINGWOOD, ON, Sept. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Chickapea, a Certified B Corporation, has been named a Best For The World honouree in recognition of the company’s positive impact on the environment, workforce, local communities, suppliers, customers, and corporate governance. Chickapea ranks in the top 10% of all B Corps across all of these impact areas, earning them a well-deserved spot …

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ONTARIO ENTREPRENEUR’S GLUTEN-FREE PASTA TAKES OFF WITH CONSUMERS

GLOBE AND MAIL, June 9, 2019 — By Guy Dixon — In a world of grandiose business models, Shelby Taylor had a business pitch that couldn’t be more basic: chickpea lentil pasta. Such a simple idea – a nutrient-rich, two-ingredient pasta, seeking to improve upon a common staple – enabled Chickapea, her Collingwood, Ont., company, …

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CHICKPEA RECOGNIZED FOR HIGHEST STANDARDS OF SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE WITH B CORP CERTIFICATION

COLLINGWOOD, Ontario, June 25, 2018 (Newswire.com) – Chickapea, a fast-growing brand of high-protein pasta made from organic chickpeas and lentils, is proud to announce its certification as a B Corporation. The prestigious designation solidifies Chickapea’s mission to create good for the world through nutritious, organic meal options and impactful social contributions. MORE>>

ANNOUNCING CHICKPEA MAC & CHEESE!

Sep 1, 2017 — You can now enjoy your favorite childhood comfort food, and actually feel good about it! Made, of course, with our 2 ingredient Chickapea pasta, and paired with an organic, real cheese sauce, your dreams of enjoying mac and cheese without the guilt have finally come true! Available in 3 shapes and both …

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