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6 Well-Known Unicorns in the Restaurants Industry

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The number of successful companies in the Restaurants industry and worth more than $1 billion is becoming increasingly hard to ignore.

Particularly when a lot of these companies were only founded within the last 5 years or so.

That’s why we decided to put together this list of 6 Restaurants companies that have achieved the Unicorn status.

6 Restaurants Unicorns Companies

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Wenheyou

Wenheyou

Wenheyou operates a range of food and beverage brands.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.55

    B (

    April 2021

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Changsha

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Bin Feng

  • Industries:

    Food and Beverage, Restaurants

  • Number of employees:

    No Data

  • Funding Amount:

    $92.44M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    7

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Deliverect

Deliverect

Deliverect integrates online orders from food delivery channels into restaurants’ POS to improve their operational flow.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.40

    B (

    January 2022

    )

  • Country:

    Belgium

  • City:

    Ghent

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Jan Hollez, Jelte Vrijhoef, Jerome Laredo, Zhong Xu

  • Industries:

    E-Commerce, Food Delivery, Restaurants, Software

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $235.89M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    12

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Cava Group

Cava Group

Cava Group is a Mediterranean food brand that specializes in chef-crafted dips and spreads.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.30

    B (

    April 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Washington

  • Started in:

    2010

  • Founders:

    Brett Schulman, Dimitri Moshovitis, Ike Grigoropoulos, Ronald M. Shaich, Theodore Xenohristos

  • Industries:

    Food and Beverage, Food Processing, Hospitality, Restaurants

  • Number of employees:

    5,000-10,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $678.35M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    10

  • Number of investors:

    9

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Kitopi

Kitopi

Kitopi is a cloud kitchen startup that provides delivery only services for restaurants.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    July 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United Arab Emirates

  • City:

    Dubai

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Andres Arenas, Bader Ataya, Mohamad Ballout, Saman Darkan

  • Industries:

    Cloud Infrastructure, Delivery, Food and Beverage, Food Delivery, Restaurants

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $502.20M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    20

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iFood

iFood

IFood is the best app to order food online while you are on the go or in your home in some relaxing time. It is globally recognised and delivers foods to your doorstep!

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    November 2018

    )

  • Country:

    Brazil

  • City:

    Osasco

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Eduardo Baer, Felipe Ramos Fioravante, Gabriel Pinto, Guilherme Bonifacio, Michel Eberhardt, Patrick Sigrist

  • Industries:

    Delivery, E-Commerce, Food and Beverage, Food Delivery, Mobile, Restaurants

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $591.86M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    5

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Slice

Slice

Slice is a provider of tools for pizzerias to manage the digital side of their businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    November 2021

    )

  • Country:

    India

  • City:

    Bengaluru

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Ilir Sela

  • Industries:

    Food and Beverage, Food Delivery, Restaurants, SaaS

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $303.73M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    14

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