Misfits Market Raises $16.5 Million to Give Ugly Fruits & Vegetables a Second Chance

June 12, 2019
In the market for fruits and vegetables, beauty comes in all shapes and sizes. Unfortunately, tons of produce is tossed to the trash for blemishes or odd shapes. Misfits Market, which offers a subscription box of ‘ugly’ fruits and veggies, is looking to cut down on food waste, while offering consumers a more affordable options for produce. Abhi Ramesh, Founder and CEO of Misfits Market, joined Cheddar to discuss the company’s recent $16.5 million Series A funding round.