Turnover: 1 million EUR (2022)

Country: France

  • Tomojo designs and produces dog and cat food made from insects.
  • tomojo raised €500k from BPI in 2020 and produced 60 tons. The aim is to produce 300 tons in 2021 and 1000 tons in 2023
  • The brand has an international presence, particularly in Asia, where demand is strong
  • A kibble produced from insects produces 100 times less CO2 than an ordinary kibble.
  • Tomojo has raised 3 million euros in 2022.


Carrefour Market: Tomojo, the insect petfood brand 18/05/2022

  • Tomojo available in 66 Carrefour Market stores in and around Paris
  • The production of a kilo of insect meal creates 100 times fewer CO2 emissions than a kilo of beef, and requires 200 times less water than a kilo of poultry
  • Tomojo Croquettes are made in Mayenne, France
  • 85% of their ingredients are of French origin

Tomojo insect croquettes aim for international success 05/03/2022

  • Tomojo raises €3 million (insect-based croquettes)
  • Target production of 1,000 tons of croquettes by 2023
  • After doubling sales last year, the start-up aims to quadruple them this year

Tomojo, insect-based petfood start-up, raises 3 million euros3 million euros. 09/02/2022

  • 3 million euros raised from SWEN Capital, BNP Paribas Développement and various business angels
  • Objective: expand distribution in physical stores, develop new products and double workforce
  • 85% French ingredients
  • 30% export sales

PetFood: Tomojo launches its first insect-based kibbles for puppies and kittens 21/10/2021

  • France's first insect-based food brand for dogs and cats
  • Created in 2017
  • 85% of ingredients (linseed, chickpeas and beet, to name but a few) are of French origin

Tomojo, the insect-based pet food brand, arrives at Carrefour Market. 24/09/2021

  • Founded in 2017 Tomojo is the pioneer of insect protein-based animal feed
  • Tomojo is available in around sixty Carrefour Market stores in Paris and the Paris region
  • The brand is sold on the internet, in zero-waste drives, bulk stores, at vets and in a few Truffaut stores
  • Insect meal creates 100 times fewer CO2 emissions than a kilo of beef, and requires 200 times less water
  • Since the start of 2021, Tomojo has generated 30% of its sales from exports

Tomojo wants to impose insects on the kibbles of your dogs and cats 30/10/2020

  • Tomojo offers insect-based croquettes
  • 6 employees
  • Goal to exceed €1 million in sales by 2021
  • Production of 10 tons in 2019 and 50 tons in 2020
  • target of 300 tons in 2021
  • Tomojo products are made from 80% Dutch-bred black soldier flies and telebrio molitor

Animal feed: Tomojo raises 500,000 euros | Animal feed: Tomojo raises 500,000 euros 16/10/2020

  • Fundraising of €500,000 in 2020
  • 60 tonnes of croquettes sold in ten countries, including Poland and South Korea

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