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Plant-based foods

Unpacking Australia’s appetite for plant-based meat
A burger made with V2Food’s plant-based pattie.

Unpacking Australia’s appetite for plant-based meat

The Covid-19 pandemic was a wake-up call to the vulnerability of our food supply systems. Empty supermarket shelves made us think about the impact that other existential crises, including climate change, could...
Plant-based infant formula company Sprout launches in NSW and WA
Impossible Foods cuts wholesale prices for second time inside a year
Nestle takes Plant Harvest brand to China after successful ANZ launch
In world first, Singapore approves lab-grown chicken meat

Plant-based foods Archives

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Funch supports local farmers with plant-based baby food purees

Just 2 per cent of baby-food products sold in Australia feature exclusively locally sourced ingredients.

Singapore company creates plant-based egg substitute

OnlyEg, developed in Singapore, uses legumes in place of egg yolks and whites.

Australian-first plant-protein manufacturing facility opens

Australia’s plant-based market has received another boost with the opening of an $11 million factory by Proform Foods.

Ham, seafood and vegetarian foods top Christmas shopping lists

Nearly half of Australian grocery shoppers say they will be buying a leg of ham this Christmas.
Unilever

Unilever sets US$1.2 billion sales target for meat, dairy alternatives

Unilever expects to quintuple sales of plant-based meats and dairy alternatives.
plant-based milks

Soulfresh rolls out new plant-based milk at Woolworths

Soulfresh has created a new plant-based dairy alternative All Mighty Bruce Future M*lk that it says is vegan-friendly.

Beyond the meat: What’s driving the next plant-based foods boom

To say plant-based foods are having a moment is an understatement. Green is now mainstream. What was once a niche diet f...
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Fable expands premium plant-based meat alternatives in Woolies, Coles

Australian food maker Fable Food Co has rolled out new plant-based Braised Beef in Coles stores.
snack brand Fancy Plants

Chilled, plant-based snack brand Fancy Plants creates new category

Plant-based brand Fancy Plants has introduced a pudding range to Aussie supermarkets.
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Bickford’s rolls out pistachio milk drink

Drinks maker Bickford’s has rolled out a new premium plant-milk range across Australia, including the nation's first pis...
Vegie slice

Life Health Foods takes the meat out of pepperoni

Life Health Foods has augmented its Vegie Delights plant-based meat range with pepperoni-style slices, launching this mo...

How Thank Fork is feeding Australia’s appetite for plant-based meals

From business consultant to the founder of a plant-based food-delivery service, Faith Forster's journey to create Thank ...

Australian plant-based premium milk range NuYu hits shelves

An Australian range of plant-based milks - NuYu - has been launched through independent supermarkets nationwide.

Tasti releases plant-based on-the-go snacks in Australia

New Zealand's Tasti brings plant-based healthy snacks to Australia.

V2Food’s plant-based meats to go on sale in 600+ Woolworths stores

Australian plant-based meat startup V2Food is bringing its products to more than 600 Woolworths stores.