Tyson Foods has thrown its weight behind Harvard spinout Soft Robotics to bring the series B total to $33m.

Soft Robotics, a US-based robotic technology spinout of Harvard University, increased its series B round to $33m on Tuesday following an extension backed by Tyson Ventures, a vehicle for meat processor Tyson Foods. ABB Technology Ventures and Tekfen Ventures, investment units for power and automation technology producer ABB and conglomerate Tekfen respectively, also contributed to…

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