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Leading the charge – the companies at the cutting edge of cell-based protein

The race is on to get cell-based protein products – meat, seafood, dairy and pet-food – on to supermarket shelves…

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

The rise of plant-based products and the arrival of cell-cultured – or 'clean' – options as meat alternatives are trends…

Maple Leaf Foods books Q1 loss despite higher sales

Canada’s Maple Leaf Foods has posted a quarterly loss even as sales increased with the company pointing to “market headwinds”…

Tech leaves food industry more exposed to cybersecurity threat

Last month, fruit-and-veg giant Dole revealed it had been a victim of a ransomware attack. The company claimed the impact…

Maple Leaf targets alt-meat growth via tie-up with The Better Meat Co.

Canada’s Maple Leaf Foods has joined forces with US food technology start-up The Better Meat Co. to explore alternative-protein innovation.…

Maple Leaf Foods rejects ransom demand in wake of cyberattack

Maple Leaf Foods has rejected a ransom demand following a cyberattack at the Canadian protein supplier. The meat and plant-based…

Maple Leaf employs “workaround” plans to “comprehensive” cyberattack

Maple Leaf Foods has described the weekend cyberattack as “comprehensive” as the Canadian protein business enacts “workaround” contingencies. Following the…

Canada’s Maple Leaf Foods hit by cyberattack

Canada’s Maple Leaf Foods, the meat and plant-based alternatives business, said on Sunday (6 November) it was the subject of…

Spectre raised of plant-based meat fragility as Very Good Food goes on the market

The plant-based meat market may well be at a crucial juncture judging by the up-for-sale signs at Canada’s The Very…

Maple Leaf Foods leads seed round in cell-protein start-up Evolved Meats

Canada’s Maple Leaf Foods has led an investment round in cell-based protein start-up Evolved Meats. Publicly-listed Maple Leaf, which manufactures…