Swedish Temptations announced raising $840k to further develop the Bärta brand.
Swedish Temptations (Bärta), a Karlshamn, Sweden-based producer of vegan and organic foods, announced closing a funding round of SEK 8M ($840k).
The money will primarily be used to automate production and address the Nordic market through an expanded sales team.
Swedish Temptations, founded in 2019 by CEO Pia Qvarnström, built a brand named Bärta for producing organic, vegan and fermented food. The ingredients include Swedish split peas. Products are sold directly of via retail stores including ICA, Coop and Bergendahls.