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Plant-Based Instant Ramens

Immi Recently Raised $3.8 Million in Seed Funding

— October 7, 2021 — Eco
Immi is a plant-based instant ramen brand founded by Kevin Lee and Kevin Chanthasiriphan that recently secured $3.8 million in seed funding. The product comes in three flavors -- Spicy "Beef," Tom Yum "Shrimp," and Black Garlic "Chicken" -- and boasts low carbs, low sodium, high fiber, and an average of 22 grams of protein.

As the natural food category continues to grow and consumers seek more transparency in the supply chain and cleaner ingredients, Immi is posed to help reshape the instant ramen market. The brand hopes to bring its products to a more mainstream audience through marketing and distribution initiatives.

“We are also bringing in taste makers of culture, celebrities and TikTok influencers to broaden consumer interest and bring Immi into the mainstream cluster," said co-founder Kevin Lee.

Image Credit: Immi
Trend Themes
1. Plant-based Instant Ramens - Immi's plant-based instant ramens cater to the growing demand for healthier and more transparent food options.
2. Cleaner Ingredients - Immi's commitment to cleaner ingredients aligns with the increasing consumer demand for more transparency and cleaner labels.
3. Influencer Marketing - Immi's strategy of partnering with influencers and celebrities can help to increase brand visibility and reach a wider audience.
Industry Implications
1. Natural Foods - Immi's plant-based instant ramens can disrupt the traditional instant ramen market with their healthier ingredients.
2. Convenience Foods - Immi is tapping into the demand for convenient and quick meal options, but with a healthier and more natural twist.
3. Cultural and Pop Culture Marketing - Immi's partnership with taste makers of culture and TikTok influencers represents a new approach to marketing food products.
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