Foodtech: Investors pile into vegan-focused venture capital fund

Blue Horizon Ventures, a Zurich-headquartered, vegan-based venture capital fund, will invest in startups from alternative proteins to smart packaging. Investors are piling into a vegan-focused venture capital fund as the coronavirus pandemic highlights growing stresses in global food production. Blue Horizon Ventures,

Bodies pile up at crematorium in Germany’s virus hotspot

The coffins are stacked three high in the Meissen crematorium’s sombre memorial hall, piled up in empty offices and stored in hallways. Many are sealed with plastic wrapping, others are labelled “infection risk,” “urgent” or simply “COVID”. A surge of coronavirus deaths