Leonardo DiCaprio Invests in Vegan Natural Snack Company

PR Newswire reported yesterday that Strand Equity Partners and actor Leonardo DiCaprio have invested in HIPPEAS, "one of the fastest-growing natural snack food companies."

The vegan company is known for its organic chickpea puffs, which come in six flavors: Far Out Fajita, Sriracha Sunrise, Vegan White Cheddar, Maple Haze, Pepper Power and Happenin' Hickory. HIPPEAS CEO and Co-Founder Livio Bisterzo stated:

"I'm truly excited that Strand Equity Partners and Leonardo have joined the HIPPEAS family. As the brand continues to grow with such momentum in the marketplace, it's incredible to bring on board partners who align with our vision and values as a company. We are very enthusiastic to be sharing in this journey with them."

According to Yahoo, the "size of the investment from the new backers was not disclosed."

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Lena Tachdjian is a certified nutritionist and a writer, who splits her time between Canada and Armenia. She writes about nutrition, health, food, recipes, culture, travel, animal rights, and more. You can follow her on her nutrition and travel blog http://thetravelingchamelian.blogspot.ca/

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