Alternative protein is growing tremendously in popularity.
Many supplier companies are taking note of this and are investing in this segment in order to not be left out of the growing market. While some, like Tyson Foods are investing in startups, like Memphis Meats, that are growing meat in a more sustainable way, others like Sysco have partnered with companies like Beyond Meat which makes plant-based burger patties.
Cargill, a company known for supplying meat around the world, is the latest to announce a move towards alternative protein. It “signed a joint venture agreement to accelerate a new wave of great tasting, sustainable and label-friendly plant-based foods” with pea company PURIS.Read More