CAMPFIRE Co., Ltd.
Food pitch contest, 3rd “K,D,C,,,Food Challenge” held
Joint planning by CAMPFIRE, JR East, Future Food Fund, and Orange Pages
CAMPFIRE Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo / Representative Director: Kazuma Ieiri / hereinafter CAMPFIRE) is East Japan Railway Company (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo / President: Yuji Fukasawa / hereinafter JR East), Future Co-sponsored with Food Fund Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo / CEO: Kohei Matsumoto /
hereinafter referred to as Future Food Fund) and Orange Page Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo / President: Takami Tateishi / hereinafter Orange Page) will hold the 3rd Food Pitch Contest “K,D,C,,,Food Challenge”.
About the food pitch contest “K,D,C,,,Food Challenge”
“K,D,C,,,Food Challenge” aims to support Japanese food challengers and create a “new food culture” through social implementation. This is a pitch contest co-sponsored by The food lab, “Kimchi, Durian, Cardamom,,,” (abbreviated as “K,D,C,,,”), which proposes new food culture and new lifestyles through food, directly on JR Shin-Okubo. We will conduct the review.
About the 3rd event
The 3rd “K,D,C,,,Food Challenge” seeks new food-related products and ideas that can be prototyped, with the aim of finding and cultivating the seeds of new challenges in the food field. . The final examination is scheduled to be a presentation and tasting examination, and it will be a chance to expand sales channels, such as commercialization and opening a store in the station restaurant.
Until now, we have provided support for social implementation such as crowdfunding and demonstration experiments for the winners of this pitch contest. In the future, CAMPFIRE will continue to cooperate with JR East, Future Food Fund, and Orange Pages to support and support businesses that take on the challenge of creating a “new food culture.”
Overview of the event
Have a food-related product (restaurant and packaged retail food) or idea, Venture companies and individuals considering new developments *It is a condition of application that there is actually a product or a prototype.
■ Documents required for application
Entry sheet/materials about your product or idea
*For other details and entry sheet forms, please check the special page on the K, D, C,,, website.
■ “K, D, C,,, FOOD Challenge” special page
Entry period: October 17, 2022 (Monday) 0:00 to November 14, 2022 (Monday) noon ■Announcement of primary screening results: Friday, November 25, 2022 ■ Final examination: Friday, December 9, 2022
(Presentation will be held in front of the judges on the 4th floor of “K,D,C,,,”.)
Prize winner benefits
Adopted companies and individuals will receive support for social implementation of the products.
■ Sponsor: Co-sponsored by 4 companies: CAMPFIRE Co., Ltd. / JR East Tokyo Kando Line / Future Food Fund Co., Ltd. / Orange Page Co., Ltd. ■ Cooperation: CO&CO Co., Ltd.
About JR East “Tokyo Kando Line / TOKYO MOVING ROUND”
A brand created by JR East that creates a rich urban living space starting from the Yamanote Line. A place where the town, people, and people are organically connected with each other on the Yamanote Line, which is a loop line that runs on the ground and connects historically and culturally diverse towns. and experience.
“Tokyo Kando Line” official website/SNS account
(Official website) https://www.jreast.co.jp/tokyomovingground/ (Twitter) https://www.twitter.com/tokyo_moving_o/
(Hashtag) #Tokyo moving line #TokyoMovingRound
About Future Food Fund Co., Ltd.
Future Food Fund Co., Ltd. is an investment subsidiary that operates a CVC fund for the purpose of investing in domestic and foreign startup companies specializing in food innovation in August 2019 to create a Japanese food startup ecosystem. was established by Oisix Ra Daichi Co., Ltd. and currently operates Future Food Fund No. 1 Investment Business Limited Liability Partnership. Together with partner companies of the association (fund), it is possible to actively invest in advanced food, agriculture, and healthcare fields in Japan and overseas, and support sales and product development. We aim to build a supporting ecosystem.
(“Future Food Fund” site URL: https://futurefoodfund.co.jp/) About Orange Page Co., Ltd.
Publishing magazines and books such as “Orange Page”, information provision service by marketing, mail order centered on household goods, management of events and lectures centered on “food” and “living”, products, services and regions We are developing business in various fields centered on life, such as communication design and marketing support for “lifestyle implementation” such as.
About CAMPFIRE Co., Ltd.
In order to meet all financial needs and realize “democratization of fund procurement”, we support various challenges such as individuals, creators, companies, NPOs, universities, and local governments. Since its launch in 2011, CAMPFIRE, the largest crowdfunding platform in Japan, has posted more than 70,000 projects, has more than 8.5 million supporters, and has a distribution amount of 65 billion yen. We will create a CAMPFIRE economic zone, aiming for a world where thoughts and money revolve around as many as one person and as much as one yen. Company name: CAMPFIRE Co., Ltd.
Representative: Representative Director and Co-CEO Kazuma Ieiri Location: Shibuya 2-22-3 Shibuya East Exit Building 5F, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo Established: January 14, 2011
Capital: 6,783,450,000 yen (including capital surplus)
Business: Planning, development and operation of crowdfunding business Group management service
Purchase type crowdfunding “CAMPFIRE”: https://camp-fire.jp/ Purchase-type/donation-type crowdfunding “GoodMorning”:
Continuous billing crowdfunding “CAMPFIRE Community”:
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