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Nestlé Brings Plant-Based Bacon Cheeseburger To Foodservice Sector

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nestlé has brought a plant-based bacon cheeseburger to the foodservice sector in the U.S, debuting at The University of Massachusetts Dining Program – the largest collegiate dining program. The Triple Play burger, which features 27g of protein, was created under Nestlé’s Sweet Earth Foods. The food giant is the first food and beverage company to […]

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Concerns Surrounding African Swine Flu ‘Driven Consumer Demand’ For Plant-Based Bacon

Reading Time: < 1 minute Recent reports of African Swine Flu, along with other concerns such as the coronavirus, have driven the demand for plant-based bacon – according to vegan meat company Sunfed. The brand debuted its ‘boar-free’ bacon into New Zealand supermarkets last month – where it reportedly sold out in just two days. Sunfed says it has ‘had […]

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Plant-Based Bacon Cheeseburgers Launching In Major UK Chain

Reading Time: < 1 minute A plant-based bacon cheeseburger is being launched in a UK burger chain next month. The ‘Bacon Plant’ burger – which features Beyond Meat‘s popular patty topped with bacon from THIS – will be available from Honest Burgers outlets from January 2 to February 3. There are almost 40 Honest Burgers restaurants nationwide, with branches across […]

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Plant-Based Brand To Debut Vegan Bacon And Beef At New Zealand’s ‘Biggest Carnivore Event’

Reading Time: < 1 minute Plant-based meat brand Sunfed will make its first public debut at the controversial event Meatstock. The festival, which is described as New Zealand’s ‘biggest carnivore event’, will feature more than 12 meat-centric eateries at the ASB Showground in Auckland. But guests will now be able to opt for a vegan option, as Sunfed launches its […]

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Nestlé Launches Plant-Based Cheese And Bacon For Its ‘Awesome Burger’

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nestlé has developed plant-based alternatives to cheese and bacon – to complement its existing animal-free ‘Awesome’ burger patties. The company says it is the first of its kind to ‘develop and produce all three essential elements for a no-compromise plant-based bacon cheeseburger’. It calls the burger – which is aimed at meat-reducers – the ‘PB […]

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Beyond Meat ‘Looking At’ Developing Plant-Based Bacon And Steak

Reading Time: 2 minutes Beyond Meat has revealed it is ‘working on’ plant-based alternatives to foods such as bacon and steak. However, the meatless brand does not have an official launch date – describing the plan as a ‘long term project’.  When asked what the company was working on specifically by Yahoo Finance’s Brian Sozzi, CEO Ethan Brown said: […]