Plant-Based Protein is the ‘New Wave’ After COVID-...
CPG - Dining

The post-pandemic rebound is lighting a fire under all kinds of prices, including food. Spiking commodities costs are stirring up fears about food sustainability, and the trickle-down impact of highe...

Yahoo Finance
May 17, 2021

Thrive Market’s Private Label Push Adds Beyond Meat
CPG - Retail

Thrive Market has introduced a line of frozen meals made with Beyond Meat plant-based protein, according to a press release from the online grocer. The line includes five single-serve meals, includin...

Grocery Dive
May 12, 2021

Nestle Announces New Vegan Milk Brand to Compete with Oatly
Beverages - CPG

The pea-based milk alternative, called Wunda, will be available in France, the Netherlands and Portugal in the coming weeks, the Swiss maker of Nespresso coffee and Purina pet food said in a statement...

Fortune
May 7, 2021

Tyson Foods Re-Enters Competitive Plant-Based Market
CPG - Retail

Two years ago, the biggest U.S. meat company marketed a mix of real beef and pea protein to consumers with a “flexible diet.” But the half-vegan, half-not patty proved a tough sell. Tyson eventual...

Fortune
May 5, 2021

Tinder | Beyond Meat
CPG - Online - Partnerships

Tinder and Beyond Meat partnered together in a celebration of Earth Day. To celebrate Earth Day, Tinder  introduced a new type of passion, "Plant Based". Passions on Tinder are what people can ad...

Tinder | Beyond Meat
April 30, 2021

Beyond Meat Is Launching a New Meatless Burger That Tastes Mor...
CPG - Health & Beauty

Beyond Meat is replacing its signature plant-based burger with a version designed to taste more like animal beef. The newest recipe, which will eventually replace the current product, removes mung be...

CNN Business
April 28, 2021

Taco Bell is Testing a New Meat Alternative
Dining - Health & Beauty

Taco Bell is testing a new meat alternative taco ahead of an expected launch of new offerings featuring Beyond Meat. It's called the Cravetarian Taco, a temporary menu item that includes a "boldly se...

CNN Business
April 23, 2021

Tinder and Beyond Meat Send Singles on Plant-Based Dates for E...
CPG - Tech

To celebrate Earth Day, dating app Tinder is introducing a new Plant-Based “Passion,” a stated interest in the app that helps singles connect around issues they feel passionate about. To promote t...

Vegnews
April 23, 2021

CVS Brings Beyond Meat Burgers to 7,000 US Stores
CPG - Retail

CVS is bringing healthy foods and meat-alternatives to communities across America. The pharmacy chain and Beyond Meat just announced a partnership that would bring meat-alternative burgers and meatba...

Business Insider
April 20, 2021

Impossible Foods Preps to Go Public with $10b Valuation
CPG - Finance

Impossible Foods Inc is preparing for a public listing which could value the U.S. plant-based burger maker at around $10 billion or more, according to people familiar with the matter. This would be s...

Reuters
April 9, 2021

Chick-fil-A Remains No. 1 Restaurant For Teens; Starbucks ...
Dining

Chick-fil-A remains the most popular restaurant choice for teens, according to the latest “Taking Stock with Teens” spending survey from financial services company Piper Sandler. The firm release...

Restaurant Business
April 8, 2021

How Pros Pair Wine with Plant-Based Proteins
Beverages - CPG

Ferdinando Mucerino of Vegan Wines, America’s first online vegan wine club, says that Impossible Burgers call for a tart, juicy red with “a good amount of acid and gentle tannins.” He recommends...

Wine Enthusiast
April 2, 2021

Walmart Adds More Beyond Meat Products
CPG - Retail

Starting this week, over 400 Walmart stores are adding Beyond Sausage Hot Italian, a plant-based sausage, to their portfolio of Beyond Meat products, which already includes the Beyond burger and Beyon...

CNN
March 11, 2021

Walmart Explores Ghost Kitchens
Automotive - CPG - Dining - Retail

Shoppers can select meals from restaurants like Quiznos, Saladworks, Taco del Mar and Crepe Delicious, and from CPG brands like Ben & Jerry’s, Red Bull and Beyond Meat. Orders are prepared in an...

GroceryDive
March 9, 2021

Beyond Meat Strikes Deals with McDonald’s, Yum Brands
Dining - Retail

Under the new three-year deal with McDonald’s, Beyond will be the preferred patty supplier for its McPlant burger, which is being tested in some markets globally. McDonald’s and Beyond will also w...

CNBC
February 26, 2021

Impossible Foods cuts grocery store prices 20%
CPG - Retail

The price of an Impossible Burger just got a little easier to swallow. For the first time, Impossible Foods is cutting prices of its plant-based meat at the grocery store by 20%. The suggested reta...

Yahoo!
February 3, 2021

Beyond Meat Shares Sizzle on Big Pepsi Partnership
Beverages - CPG

The partnership between the two companies is a joint venture under the name The PLANeT Partnership, LLC. This will have them working together to “develop, produce and market innovative snack and bev...

Investor Place
January 26, 2021

Taco Bell’s mea culpa to vegetarians: Potatoes are back and ...
Dining

The Yum Brands chain also announced plans to test a menu item made with Beyond Meat’s beef substitute. Last year, Taco Bell eliminated eight menu items, upsetting vegetarian consumers who liked its...

CNBC
January 14, 2021

Meatless meat is going mainstream. Now Big Food wants in.
CPG - Dining

Companies are pledging to sell you more plant-based meat and dairy to fight climate change (and cash in on a growing trend). For the full story, visit Vox - Vegan meatless meat is going mainstream...

Vox
December 29, 2020

The plant-based meat industry has grown into a $20 billion bus...
CPG - Tech

The global meat substitutes sector is worth $20.7 billion, and is set to grow to $23.2 billion by 2024, market research company Euromonitor told CNBC.Demand for meat alternatives has grown and will co...

CNBC
December 26, 2020

The Top 10 Trends In Plant-Based Food In 2020
CPG - Dining

Hindsight is 20/20, and 2020 is almost in hindsight – fortunately, if you ask most of us. But despite the considerable challenges we’ve faced together this past year, both economically and personall...

Forbes
December 21, 2020

Beyond Meat moves closer to its perfect burger
CPG

Beyond Meat is moving closer to its version of the perfect burger: one that has far less fat than traditional ground beef, with a taste that is very close to grilled cow. Full Story: Yahoo (11/16)...

Yahoo Finance
November 16, 2020

McDonald’s to launch a McPlant vegetarian option
Dining

McDonalds is developing what it calls a plant-based platform called the McPlant that will debut in markets around the world early next year, according to a report in USA Today.. For the full story,...

TechCrunch
November 9, 2020

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