Plant-Based Foods

Brazil’s meat giant joins plant-based burger platform, seizing pandemic opportunity

The coronavirus pandemic has created a silver lining in the plant-based meat industry. Concerns over meat shortages, stemming from meatpacking plant shutdowns, led to panic buying. Consumers found a safer alternative, in strong supply—Beyond Meat, Impossible Foods, and other plant-based sausage, burger, and ground beef options. Brazil’s JBS, the world’s largest meat company, unrolled its […]

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Plant-based food sales outpacing total food sales during COVID-19

New data recently released by the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA) and SPINS®, the leading provider of wellness-focused data and market analytics, shows U.S. retail sales of plant-based foods have considerably outpaced total food sales during the pandemic, demonstrating that more consumers are turning to plant-based foods amid the crisis. Moreover, plant-based meat sales are […]

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