Brabender uses IFFA in Frankfurt, Germany, to showcase lab equipment for alternative proteins
May 17, 2022
Consumers are increasingly more interested in their health as well as issues of environmental protection and sustainability. As a result, many of these same consumer-shoppers are increasing opting for alternative proteins derived from plants and even insects.
The new line-up includes plant-based versions of bratwurst, buffalo wings, spicy chick'n fillets
May 16, 2022
The new foods are the latest additions to Gardein's Ultimate Plant-Based collection, which debuted in 2020 with the arrival of the Ultimate Plant-Based Burger, and continued the following year with the first three Ultimate Plant-Based Chick'n items: tenders, nuggets and fillets.
The new plant based creamers are Non-GMO Certified and Kosher
May 9, 2022
Available for a limited time only, this decadent creamer combines the creaminess of oat milk with the flavor experience of a scoop of mint chip ice cream. It blends into hot or iced coffee and turns morning brew into a flavored, creamy cup.
Consumers are motivated by an interest in foods that are better for their health and deliver on positive environmental impact and social responsibility
April 22, 2022
Amidst turbulent economic conditions amplified by the pandemic, supply chain issues, and inflation, new data released by the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA), The Good Food Institute (GFI), and SPINS, shows US retail sales of plant-based foods grew 6.2% in 2021 over a record year of growth in 2020, bringing the total plant-based market value to an all-time high of $7.4 billion.
Carrie Schuman joins to help the organization grow and thrive
April 19, 2022
In this role, Schuman will lead efforts to recruit and retain top-notch talent who excel in their field. In addition to people operations, Schuman will be responsible for IT and network security, as well as administrative support functions.
The new frozen treats contain 110 calories and 8g of sugar
April 15, 2022
Consumers are seeking more dairy free options, and according to SPINS data, plant-based novelties (any treat on a stick, cone or sandwich) grew market share of the total frozen desserts category by 35% in 2021.
Michael Lynch to take on role as chief executive officer
April 12, 2022
Nutiva, the pioneer of organic plant-based culinary products, and sister brand Coconut Secret, the leading brand of Coconut Aminos, are excited to announce the appointment of CPG industry veteran, Michael Lynch, as chief executive officer.
ON DEMAND: The challenge to food producers in meeting this demand is producing products that match the taste and appearance of the animal products they are replacing. Enzymes play a critical role in processing and formulating many of the foods we consume every day, and they can be utilized to enhance a number of aspects of plant-based foods, from flavor and texture—to aroma, appearance and more.
ON DEMAND: Plant-based foods sales have grown 43% in the past two years, which is nine times faster than total food sales. Where are white space opportunities for new plant-based products? What technologies also present opportunities and challenges ahead? To address these questions, Prepared Foods brings food formulators an exclusive one-hour thought leadership webinar.
ON DEMAND: Many desserts today continue to be produced using animal-based ingredients (E.g. Gelatine). However, consumer insights show that vegan and plant based products continue to be on the rise. In this webinar, we examine the properties and impact of various hydrocolloids and how they are used to create two different desserts– A gel dessert and a coconut based dessert.
ON DEMAND:The market for plant-based foods is growing exponentially.New science in enzyme technology has been growing in tandem to help transform plant protein into delicious alternative meat and dairy products. In this webinar, Amano, with over a century of experience in food enzyme development, introduces its latest enzyme innovation to help increase the binding ability, reduce cooking loss and improve the juiciness of meat analogs.