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Forager Project and Veganuary partner on plant-based promotion

- General News
Forager Project, creator of organic, dairy-free, vegan foods, has teamed up with Veganuary, the nonprofit organization that encourages people to try vegan for the month of January each year, to launch the Vegan School Lunch Challenge.

Veggie Grill launches plant-based Vegan Bowls For All

- General News
Veggie Grill, the nation's leading destination for creative and craveable plant-based food is launching another innovative virtual concept, Vegan Bowls For All.

Packaged Facts report shows increase in plant-forward diets

- General News
Beginning in 2020 and continuing through 2022, the coronavirus pandemic has had a significant effect on consumer habits. Packaged Facts' May 2022 National Online Consumer Survey indicated that 30% of consumers were still eating more fresh produce than they did pre-pandemic.

The future of plant-based meat

- Analysis
Plant-based meats will certainly continue to appeal to a niche market, and as such, they’re not going away. But their likelihood of future market expansion isn’t likely beyond a certain point.

WOWorks acquires two plant-forward restaurant brands

- General News
WOWorks, the holding company of better-for-you restaurant brands, Saladworks, Frutta Bowls, Garbanzo Mediterranean Fresh and The Simple Greek, is acquiring Barberitos Southwestern Grille and Cantina and Zoup! Eatery and fast-casual restaurant brands.

The Year Ahead: Of produce and plant-based diets

- Produce Blueprints
Numerous studies have identified plant-based eating—from full-on veganism to a casual reduction in meat consumption through plant-based substitutes—as gaining traction in 2020 and 2021.

A very, very, very salty plant-based burger

- Analysis
My colleagues at have often stressed that “plant-based” foods aren’t the same as fruits and vegetables and shouldn’t be seen as surrogates for them.

Keeping produce at the front of plant-based

- General News
As the foodservice industry experiments and embraces plant-forward trends, fresh produce companies have a responsibility to make sure those plants are fruits and vegetables.

PlantX signs Chicago Bears Quarterback as company ambassador

- General News
PlantX Life Inc. is pleased to announce its new partnership with plant-based professional athlete and Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields, as a PlantX Ambassador.

A Plant-Based kick in the teeth

- Produce with Pamela
My inbox is overloaded with keyword news alerts. The amount of “plant based” news that has little to do with fruits and vegetables is astounding – and, frankly, kind of depressing sometimes.