Presstar Capital Backs Aware™ in Funding Round to Propel Sustainable Textiles Tracing

Amsterdam, 16 January, 2024 – Aware™, the groundbreaking blockchain-based traceability platform for sustainable textiles has launched a funding round beginning with a SAFE with PRESSTAR CAPITAL, a Singapore-based impact investor with a singular focus on sustainable textile manufacturing. Following a successful seed funding round in 2022, this recent SAFE represents a pivotal achievement for Aware™. […]

Alt Tex Raises $1.5M to Scale ‘Waste to Wardrobe’ Fabric

Original Article: https://sourcingjournal.com/topics/raw-materials/alt-tex-circular-textile-sugar-waste-polyester-fashion-startup-biodegradable-281261/ Alt Tex, a Toronto-based biomaterials startup, has closed a $1.5 million pre-seed round to scale the production of its waste-to-wardrobe biotechnology. The round was co-lead by Amplify Capital and Garage Capital, with involvement from Globalive Capital, Panache Ventures, global sustainable fashion impact fund Presstar and others, including Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield. The pre-seed […]