Category Archives: New Ventures

Despite Legal Troubles, This Startup Is Trying To Do Right By Workers

Josephine is a venture-backed startup which serves dinner that is prepared, packaged, and partially grown by seventh- and eighth-graders at Willard Middle School in Berkeley. Last spring, Josephine’s cooks received cease and desist orders from local health regulators who said that selling prepared food made in a facility that hasn’t been inspected by health regulators is illegal. Read More>>