plant-based meat

Impossible Foods Bets Vegan Meat Will Stay Trendy During Covid-19 Pandemic

Despite a looming recession, the plant-based meat maker raised $500 million in new funding.
Alternative meat industry moves beyond the burger

Alternative meat industry moves beyond the burger

Cell- and plant-based meat start-ups are developing "cuts" of steak and chicken.

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Plant-based Meat Has Officially Reached 'Global Phenomenon' Status

Plant-based Meat Has Officially Reached 'Global Phenomenon' Status

While the U.S. is seeing a huge appetite for plant-based meat and cutting-edge innovation, the rest of the world is also waking up to peoples' demand for a healthier, more sustainable way of living
Plant-based Meat Has Officially Reached 'Global Phenomenon' Status

Plant-based Meat Has Officially Reached 'Global Phenomenon' Status

While the U.S. is seeing a huge appetite for plant-based meat and cutting-edge innovation, the rest of the world is also waking up to peoples' demand for a healthier, more sustainable way of living

Starbucks embraces fake meat, starting in Canada

Next week, when Starbucks rolls out its spring menu in stores across Canada, it will include one notable addition: a breakfast sandwich with Beyond Meat sausage. Starbucks joins a growing list of
Is alternative meat healthy for you? Experts say to watch for these ingredients

Is alternative meat healthy for you? Experts say to watch for these ingredients

This is Trendland, your go-to encyclopedia of the latest trends in the wellness and self-care space. Once a month, we’ll be connecting with experts to take a deep dive into this buzzy world, tackling
Animal activism is a boys’ club. Silicon Valley could change that

Animal activism is a boys’ club. Silicon Valley could change that

Some 79% of vegan activists are women. Yet the female activists involved in the movement's biggest achievements often go unrecognized.
Meet the mechanical engineer who left Boeing to make plant-based chicken

Meet the mechanical engineer who left Boeing to make plant-based chicken

Christie Lagally left her job at Boeing to revolutionize how plant-based meat is made.

KFC expands its Beyond Meat test to Charlotte and Nashville

You knew KFC would expand its test of plant-based "chicken" when the Atlanta pilot sold out in five hours, and that expansion is close at hand. The fast food chain has announced that it'll widen the

Nestlé adds sausages to its range of plant-based meats

Nestlé has revealed that it's adding another plant-based meat product to its selection after the "huge success" of its alternative burgers and grounds. It's launching plant-based sausages in the US
These are the homegrown startups Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods will face in China

These are the homegrown startups Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods will face in China

Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods are both looking toward China, but making inroads there will be tough.
Impossible Foods’ plant-based pork puts it a step closer to China

Impossible Foods’ plant-based pork puts it a step closer to China

Impossible Foods is supplying plant-based pork for the fast-food chain, creating a testing ground before the company goes after markets in China.
KFC just launched a plant-based chicken sandwich in the UK

KFC just launched a plant-based chicken sandwich in the UK

KFC is debuting a plant-based chicken sandwich option across its 900 locations in the UK.
No, The Impossible Whopper Won’t Make Men Grow Boobs

No, The Impossible Whopper Won’t Make Men Grow Boobs

A livestock trade publication called Tri-State Livestock News (TSLN) has resurrected the claim that soy causes feminization in men. Don't clutch your pearls -- there's no evidence for that. The post
The top US plant-based meat companies are vying for the same territory

The top US plant-based meat companies are vying for the same territory

Impossible Foods started out in restaurants. Beyond Meat started in retail. Now the two are vying for the same territory.
Impossible Foods ranks fourth among America’s fastest growing brands

Impossible Foods ranks fourth among America’s fastest growing brands

The brand's growth is impressive, but it's still more popular among boomers than younger generations.

Bill Gates’ Foundation Quietly Cashed Out Beyond Meat Stock Before Its Epic Crash

Fake meat believer Bill Gates knew when the Beyond Meat hype had reached its peak.
Israel steps closer to winning the race to serve cultured meat

Israel steps closer to winning the race to serve cultured meat

An Israeli cell-cultured meat startup plans to break ground on the product's first pilot production facility.
Forget plant-based meat—lab-grown meat is the future

Forget plant-based meat—lab-grown meat is the future

Lab-grown meat isn’t just a fun science experiment. It has very real implications for our food systems right now.