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Meatless Farm enters new market ahead of capital-raising plan

11 Dec 2020

The Meatless Farm Co. has entered new markets in Europe and is also seeking additional investment funds for expansion.

The Meatless Farm secures new funding for international expansion

28 Sep 2020

The Meatless Farm Co., an alternative-protein business in the UK, has secured fresh financing from a group of new and existing investors.

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.

New products - Hormel's Applegate Farms debuts Well Carved blended meat and veg line; The Meatless Farm makes first foray into frozen; Lantmannen shifts Americana brand into retail

11 May 2020

This week's new product launches that caught the eye include vegan cheese from Norseland, a vegan pie from Holland's Pies and a high-fibre loaf from Hovis.

Meatless Farm launches direct-to-consumer service

1 May 2020

The Meatless Farm Co., a UK-based alternative-protein start-up, has launched a direct-to-consumer service.

New products - Gerber claims first in US with A2 baby formula; Lotus Bakeries takes Biscoff into sandwich biscuits; Kerry takes Naked Glory into ready-to-eat

24 Apr 2020

This week's batch of new products includes Ireland's Kerry Group taking its Naked Glory brand into a new category and Graze entering the kids cereal bar segment.

Covid-19 - The Meatless Farm sees retail sales offset foodservice shutdown

7 Apr 2020

The Meatless Farm has reported a spike in retail sales, which has offset the drop the UK meat-alternatives supplier has seen from a foodservice sector that has largely closed.

New products - Marfrig takes plant burger to China; Nestle launches new Quality Street; Itsu partners with Meatless Farm; Mamma Chia launches dairy-free 'milk'

21 Feb 2020

This week's batch of new products includes Ginsters teaming up with Quorn in a vegan sausage roll and new Quality Street from Nestle. 

Meatless Farm R&D chief "welcomes" scrutiny of plant-based industry's claims

9 Dec 2019

UK plant-based protein business The Meatless Farm's head of R&D has reacted to the prospect of increased scrutiny of the category in relation to better-for-you claims.

UK's The Meatless Farm brings in former Lidl boss Jesper Hojer as chairman

2 Dec 2019

Plant-based protein business The Meatless Farm Co. has added heft to its executive team by hiring a former boss of supermarket chain Lidl as its chairman.

Lone Thomsen to head up The Meatless Farm's marketing strategy

3 Oct 2019

The Meatless Farm Co. has appointed a former Coca-Cola Co. executive to head up its marketing strategy.

Plant-based companies should face questions on health, environment

2 Oct 2019

Consumer demand for plant-based alternatives to meat and dairy is rising rapidly – but so should scrutiny over companies' claims on health and sustainability, writes Dean Best.

The Meatless Farm eyes Europe manufacturing

30 Sep 2019

UK-based meat-alternative business The Meatless Farm Co., already looking at manufacturing options in North America, is considering another production base.

The Meatless Farm Co. secures investment from broadcaster Channel 4

23 Sep 2019

The Meatless Farm Co., a UK manufacturer of plant-based burgers and mince, said it has secured an investment deal with a TV broadcaster.

The Meatless Farm to set up US production

2 Aug 2019

UK-based meat-alternatives business The Meatless Farm Co. is looking to step up its presence across the Atlantic next year.

The Meatless Farm Co. expands export markets with launch in Ireland

24 Jul 2019

The Meatless Farm Co., a plant-based food business in the UK, has entered a new export market after launching in the US.

The Meatless Farm Co. to enter US market

24 Jun 2019

Fledgling UK meat-free firm The Meatless Farm Co. is to add to its roster of international markets.

New products - Hershey unveils new Reese's Ice Cream Cake; Kind healthy snacks brand branches out into frozen; Blue Diamond almond-based 'yogurt'; The Meatless Farm widens stable

17 May 2019

This week's batch of new products includes UK meat-free veteran Quorn making its debut in ambient foods and a new snacks range from Graze.

"There will be a shakedown of brands in UK meat-free" - The Meatless Farm Co.'s new CEO Robert Woodall on looking for an edge

16 Apr 2019

We talk to Robert Woodall, the ex-Kellogg exec now at the helm of The Meatless Farm Co., the UK meat-free firm battling to carve out a foothold in a competitive market.

Former Kellogg executive Robert Woodall to head up The Meatless Farm Co.

28 Feb 2019

The Meatless Farm Co. has appointed a former Kellogg executive to head up the UK plant-based start-up.

UK's Meatless Farm Co. launches internationally with UAE venture

14 Feb 2019

The Meatless Farm Co., a UK-based meat alternative business, has revealed plans to export its products overseas.

The Meatless Farm Co.'s founder Morten Toft Bech believes there is "potentially an opportunity bigger than we initially thought" - the bitesize interview

22 Oct 2018

UK start-up The Meatless Farm Co. just made its supermarket debut in 640 Sainsbury's stores. Simon Harvey speaks to its founder, Danish entrepreneur Morten Toft Bech. 

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