Disruptive 25
Disruptive 25
AeroFarms's planters stack vertically at its global headquarters in Newark, NJ, where it claims to house the world’s largest indoor vertical farm. Ellise Verheyen
The 25 Most Disruptive Companies of the Year
'Disruptive' may be a trendy word in startup pitches, but Inc. doesn't throw around the term lightly. To qualify for Inc.'s list, founders needed groundbreaking ideas--and ambitious plans for bringing them to market. Check out the finalists: They're working on ingenious ways to grow food indoors, develop diamonds in a lab, get you from Chicago to Detroit in just 25 minutes, and much more.
The 25 Most Disruptive Companies of the Year
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The future of computing is here--and it's in your ear
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The most exciting drones don't fly--they sail
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Why 2,500 cities want a piece of this startup's high-speed rail
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The startup that's photographing Earth using tiny satellites
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Beyond Meat is making vegan burgers even carnivores love
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How unorthodox ads gave this underwear company a huge headstart
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For $139,000 you can get a gorgeous, minimalist home--one that's 350 square feet
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The future of farming may not involve dirt or sun
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With these smart devices, farms can cut their chemical use by 90 percent
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The store where you can take everything for a test-drive--even the showers
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These scientists design scents, flavors, and living organisms in a lab
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The upstart on a mission to make Millennials forget about the big banks
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This $320 million startup wants to sell your home--no real estate agents required
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The hot commodity this startup is selling? DNA strands
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The app bringing parent-teacher conferences into the 21st century
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Why Microsoft and Sony poured millions into this drone mapping startup
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This startup has figured out how to store wind and solar energy for 20 years
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Software that rediscovers the resume you shouldn't have thrown away
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How one man's trash became this entrepreneur's $300 million garbage empire
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The next big idea in financial services? Name your own price
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The device that lets you grow weed with your phone
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The diamond upstart that could revolutionize an industry
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The tech company that can predict the world's corn output--down to the bushel
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From prisoner to entrepreneur: This program wants to defy the odds
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