Zume was founded in 2015 by Alex Garden and Julia Collins. The company has not publicly endorsed a plan to pursue an IPO. These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.

Zume was originally founded as a pizza company, but later transitioned to focusing on kitchen automation technology and sustainable food packaging. Zume has raised nearly $450 million in Venture Capital funding from investors including Grishin Robotics, MicroVentures, FJ Labs, Kleiner Perkins, SGH Capital, SoftBank, AME Cloud Ventures, Maveron, and SignalFire. While once valued at $4 billion, employee layoffs and technological challenges make it doubtful that this figure is still accurate.

Register for Details

For more details on financing and valuation for Zume, register or login.

Please provide a valid email address.

By registering, you agree to Forge’s Terms of Use. Already registered? Log in

Updated on: Jun 14, 2024

PLEASE READ THESE IMPORTANT LEGAL NOTICES & DISCLOSURES

Public news articles listed on this page have been curated by Forge based on several factors including, but not limited to, product updates, changes in organization structure, funding rounds, third-party valuations, and key personnel changes. Changes to this list of articles can be made at any time without notice and should not be relied upon for investment purposes. Forge does not verify the accuracy of the information contained in public news articles.