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Soylent produces convenient, complete foods designed to provide maximum nutrition with minimal effort. The company's mission is to expand access to quality nutrition through food system innovation. Soylent provides nutrition to people around the world.
TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQLos Angeles, US
Websitesoylent.com
Employee Ratings3

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Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)77(+2%)
Job Openings3

Key People/Management at Soylent

Bryan Crowley

Bryan Crowley

CEO
David Renteln

David Renteln

Co-Founder & Business Development
John Coogan

John Coogan

Co-Founder & CTO
Archie Archibong

Archie Archibong

Director of Business Development
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Soylent Office Locations

Soylent has an office in Los Angeles
Los Angeles, US (HQ)
Los Angeles, CA, USA
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Soylent Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Soylent total Funding

$73.9 m

Soylent latest funding size

$50 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Soylent investors

Soylent's latest funding round in May 2017 was reported to be $50 m. In total, Soylent has raised $73.9 m
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Soylent Online and Social Media Presence

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Soylent News and Updates

Artificial Intelligence’s Soylent Green Problem

Remember the movie Soylent Green? It’s a dystopian classic set in 2022. The government provides the masses rations of Soylent Green to eat. Today’s artificial Intelligence has the same dirty secret that the film’s hero, Robert Thorn, a detective with

God forgive us, we made cocktails using Soylent

The idea behind Soylent is simple: why waste time cooking when you can replace meals with a powdered drink? “Don’t be lame,” the concept seemed to say, “it’s the future now — food’s dumb.” Generally, this is all well and good(-ish), but it leaves out one vital ingredient of life: getting shitfaced. …

Soylent now sells solid snack bars

Soylent is leaving liquids behind as it journeys deeper into the packaged food business with a selection of snack sized bars. The 100 calorie bar has 5 grams of plant protein, 36 nutrients and probiotics for digestive health. Snack bars come in three flavors — chocolate brownie,  citrus berry and sa…

The government shutdown has gone on so long, a federal employee claims to be using the meal replacement Soylent to feed their family

Many federal employees have struggled to make ends meet without a salary as the government shutdown wears on.  In a post on Reddit, one federal employee said they were relying on a discount from the meal replacement startup Soylent to feed their family.  Soylent verified the employee's claim to Bu…

The man who helped found Silicon Valley cult-favorite Soylent has a new startup — and it's aimed at smokers who want to quit

The cofounder and former chief marketing officer of Soylent has a new startup that makes nicotine gum, he told Business Insider. Called Lucy, the new company is a product of esteemed Silicon Valley startup hub Y Combinator and has $5 million in venture funding from backers like Refactor Capital an…

Soylent kicks off the year introducing new Soylent Bridge, a delicious, lower calorie "in-between meal"

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosa Foods, the makers of Soylent, today announced an exciting new product that will join their breakthrough Ready-to-Drink and Powder lines — Soylent Bridge. At only 180 calories per serving, Soylent Bridge was designed to be the perfect solution ...
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Soylent Blogs

Stay Healthy at School with Soylent

Between classes, exams & endless amounts of homework, there's usually only enough time for burritos and ramen. We're changing the game. Here's how you can stay healthy on campus while crushing your courses.More

How to Be Sustainable at Home

Being sustainable is more than just a trend. With a few simple switches in your home, you can help save precious resources around the globe.More

Answering Your Top Questions About Meal Replacement Bars

Our newest addition to the Soylent line up has been one of our most popular. But, how do you use them? What are they made out of? We're answering all of your top questions here.More

College Food Insecurity and Why We Care

During the entire month of August, we are donating the financial equivalent of one meal ($0.14) for every bottle of Soylent sold, up to 500,000 meals.More

A Message from Swipe Out Hunger's CEO

Soylent's mission shines through everything the company does–– from the company's leadership to its plant-based products. More

How to Stay Healthy While Traveling

Tend to lose all sense of health and wellness when tempted with heaping plates of pasta, boat rides, and endless margaritas? Been there. Here's how to have a fun, yet balanced vacation.More
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Soylent Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Soylent founded?

    Soylent was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Soylent key executives?

    Soylent's key executives are Bryan Crowley, David Renteln and John Coogan.

  • How many employees does Soylent have?

    Soylent has 77 employees.

  • Who are Soylent competitors?

    Competitors of Soylent include Natural Alternatives International, Nutraceutical International and Phibro Animal Health.

  • Where is Soylent headquarters?

    Soylent headquarters is located at Los Angeles, CA, USA, Los Angeles.

  • Where are Soylent offices?

    Soylent has an office in Los Angeles.

  • How many offices does Soylent have?

    Soylent has 1 office.