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Eyeing alternatives – meat companies with stakes in meat-free and cell-based meat

20 Apr 2021

With plant-based products growing in popularity and investment in lab-created products on the rise, we present a guide on how meat manufacturers are investing in the area.

Impossible Foods 'readying stock-exchange listing'

9 Apr 2021

The US-based supplier of plant alternatives to meat products is reportedly preparing for a flotation in the next year.

Investment in alt-protein food firms "reached record level in 2020"

18 Mar 2021

New research has revealed the total amount that was invested in alternative-protein businesses globally in 2020.

Beyond Meat unruffled by Impossible Foods price cuts

1 Mar 2021

The US meat-free group has seen its rival slash prices in the retail and foodservice channels in recent weeks.

Impossible Foods to cut prices on foodservice products

6 Jan 2021

With the difference in price between conventional meat and meat-alternative products seen as a brake on the growth of meat-free, one major US supplier is to act.

2020 – The year in food industry M&A

22 Dec 2020

Andy Coyne looks at significant transactions and emerging themes in merger, acquisition and investment activity in the global food sector during a year like no other.

New products – Impossible Foods developing milk alternative; Chobani takes oat drink blend to Australia; Banza moves into frozen pizza; Laird Superfood enters snacks category

23 Oct 2020

The week's stand-out product moves include dairy-free alternatives from Impossible Foods and Chobani, and meat-free pork pies from Addo Food.

Covid-19 food industry updates – Friday 18 September (free to read)

18 Sep 2020

just-food is providing daily updates on how the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting the world's packaged food sector.

US meat-free firm Impossible Foods picks Hong Kong again for new launch

10 Sep 2020

Impossible Foods, the meat-free manufacturer, has taken its newest product off the production line to Asia.

Impossible Foods' plant-based burger makes Canada debut

8 Sep 2020

Meat-alternative firm Impossible Foods in California is making its debut in another market outside of the US today (8 September).

Lightlife sparks US meat-free war of words

26 Aug 2020

The Lightlife brand, owned by Canadian meat giant Maple Leaf Foods, has taken aim at the ingredients used by Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods.

Expect more beef as Lightlife seeks plant-based high ground

26 Aug 2020

Lightlife's war of words with Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods is another sign meat-free is now mainstream – and has brands battling it out as their peers have done in the past.

Impossible Foods raises another $200m in latest funding round

14 Aug 2020

US plant-based manufacturer Impossible Foods has raised a significant amount in its latest funding round, it has announced.

Plant-based to "completely replace" animal products in 15 years – Impossible Foods CEO

25 Jun 2020

The founder and CEO of Impossible Foods has set out his projections for the growth of the plant-based food market.

US plant-based firm Impossible Foods launches D2C operation

5 Jun 2020

Impossible Foods, the California-based business which makes plant-based meat alternatives, has set up an operation in a new distribution channel.

Nestle 'loses plant-based burger spat with Impossible Foods but plans to appeal'

1 Jun 2020

Nestlé has changed the name of its plant-based Incredible Burger marketed in Europe after a trademark spat with a US-based competitor.

Impossible Foods targets coronavirus fight after raising multi-millions in funding round

16 Mar 2020

Impossible Foods, the US business which makes plant-based burgers and faux pork products, has announced fundraising news.

Impossible Foods unveils faux pork product plans

7 Jan 2020

US plant-based meat company Impossible Foods has revealed it is looking to move beyond its core product in the next stage of its development.

Impossible Foods 'sets sights on doubling valuation through IPO, new funding''

26 Nov 2019

US plant-based burger business Impossible Foods has been linked with talks regarding a new round of fundraising.

The US food industry in 2020 - the megatrends to watch

19 Nov 2019

Our columnist Victor Martino predicts the six megatrends which will have a marked impact on the US food industry in 2020.

How meat and dairy are countering criticism on climate

18 Nov 2019

In the past 12 months the meat and dairy industries have been under fierce scrutiny for their roles in climate change. David Burrows reports on how they are trying to counter.

Burger King chooses Impossible Foods over Morningstar Farms as US plant-based partner

1 Nov 2019

Fast-food giant Burger King has chosen its plant-based burger supplier in the US, which means ditching the current provider.

Impossible Foods lodges application to sell in EU

25 Oct 2019

Impossible Foods, the US meat-free upstart, has got the ball rolling on getting regulatory clearance to sell its products in the EU.

The rise of plant-based and the clean-label challenge

25 Oct 2019

We examine whether clean-label concerns among consumers will support the plant-based category's continued growth or present challenges.

Impossible Foods makes US retail bow

19 Sep 2019

Impossible Foods, the US meat-free upstart, has announced its first retail listing as the company adds another channel to its budding foodservice business.

Why food industry must safeguard positive health message of plant-based protein

18 Sep 2019

As the plant-based meat and dairy markets explode, Ben Cooper sets out why food companies must ensure products deliver on nutritional value.

China "our number one priority", meat-free firm Impossible Foods says

9 Sep 2019

The CEO of Impossible Foods has outlined the US meat-alternatives supplier's top priority when it comes to international markets.

Impossible Foods firms up US retail launch, gets FDA boost on ingredient

31 Jul 2019

Meat-alternative start-up Impossible Foods has put more flesh on the bones on when it plans to launch its burger into the US retail channel as it revealed a regulatory boost.

US-based Impossible Foods forges manufacturing deal with meat supplier OSI

31 Jul 2019

Impossible Foods, the US plant-based food manufacturer, has created extra capacity for its signature Impossible Burger by signing a co-manufacturing deal.

Impossible Foods raises US$300m from investors but 'not rushing into IPO'

13 May 2019

US meatless burger firm Impossible Foods is said to have raised a large sum of money from investors in a new funding round.


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