Last week, ICA Fund Good Jobs Good Jobs Accelerator alumni company 4505 Meats, maker of delicious all-natural, humanely-raised, pork rinds and other pork products, announced a new investment from San Francisco-based Encore Consumer Capital. Founded by chef Ryan Farr, the company’s pork rinds have been the fastest growing pork rinds in all of the country.
“Since day one, creating a delicious snack has been first and foremost to the company; it’s a proud moment for me to lead the charge in redefining the humble pork rind for all to enjoy,
— Ryan Farr, 4505 Meats Founder
While the amount raised was not announced, 4505 Meats plans to use the investment to scale operations and expand its line of pork rinds to even more retail locations. 4505 Meats pork products are already sold in stores like Whole Foods, Costco, and Safeway.