88 Acres Raises Capital for Growth

88 Acres is an artisan food company that produces healthy snacks free of the top eight food allergens. Their Dorchester-based manufacturing center generates dozens of good jobs for the local community. They also prioritize ingredient sourcing from New England-based farmers. Their delicious seed bars, seed butters, and seed-nola are available across the country in large retailers like Target and Whole Foods, and also in many public school systems. The BII Fund made its initial investment in 2017. In 2019, BII made a follow-on investment to expand their business and create new manufacturing jobs.