NatureBox raises $18 million in funding
NatureBox is a startup that delivers healthy snacks directly to consumers. The company has raised $18 million in funding led by Canaan Partners. General Catalyst and Softbank Capital also participated in this round.
Canaan general partner Warren Lee will be joining the NatureBox board of directors.
As of the end of 2012, NatureBox shipped around 50,000 healthy snack boxes and the number grew 20x over the following year. The company shipped a million boxes in 2013 and the company is hoping to triple the number this year.
NatureBox had 8 employees at the beginning of 2013 and it hit 50 employees by the end of the year.