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Costco is now selling Beyond Burgers in bulk

Inhabitat - Innovation

Plant-based meat alternatives are accelerating in growth, thanks to the competition between Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods. Retailers are.

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Impossible Foods makes retail debut as Tim Hortons pulls Beyond Meat

AFN Sustainable Protein

The company’s retail launch is behind its main competitor Beyond Meat, which has been in retail stores for months with its burgers and sausages and launched a similar ground protein substitute for retail sale in June. . Impossible Foods’ retail debut will prompt a rapid acceleration in plant-based meat market growth.

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Tesco targets major plant-based meat sales growth in UK first

Business Green

UK retailer raises the steaks with major plan to scale up vegan and vegetarian alternatives across its stores over the next five years. To date, he retailer has achieved 11 per cent of its goal. "We

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Growing appetite: Retailers and food firms rush to join plant-based meat boom

Business Green

New report reveals how retailers are committed to increasing their volume of sales of meat and dairy alternatives. The report was conducted with support from 84 leading investors, such as as Columbia Threadneedle Management Limited and Amundi, as well as retail giants Walmart and Tesco.

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Plant balls: IKEA to rollout vegan meatballs across UK stores

Business Green

Swedish retailer claims plant-based alternative to its popular meatballs come with just four per cent of the climate footprint. With the new plant ball we can now offer meat lovers a great tasting, more sustainable alternative - without compromising on the IKEA meatball experience that is loved by so many.".

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Can Bumble Bee and Nestlé hook the world on fishless fish?

GreenBiz

The startup space is buoyant with cash and targeting a blend of retail, direct-to-consumer and food service channels, playing with ingredients such as kelp, koji and mung beans. Overall, businesses creating all sorts of meat alternatives raised $3.1 Alternative meat, dairy and egg products make up more than half of that, at $2.1

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Could a more standardised approach to eco-labelling drive greener food choices?

Business Green

Plant-based 'meats' tend to have a far smaller impact on both the climate and the environment than animal products, while typically proving more nutritious, according to the findings of a major first-of-its-kind study that assessed tens of thousands of processed food products on sale in the UK and Ireland.