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Shoe Industry: Vegan Shoes on the Upswing

Footwear made of purely vegan materials is now in great demand – more and more manufacturers are becoming aware of this new trend and are launching their own collections and designs onto the market. Currently, there is a whole range of high-quality substitutes which are comparable to conventional materials and have similar, if not better, properties. The market for vegan shoes has experienced rapid growth in recent months.

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Veganism Drives Growth of European Pea Protein Market

Pea protein, largely made from yellow peas grown in Europe and North America, has recently emerged as a sustainable alternative to animal protein. The market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% between 2018 and 2023. This increase is at least partially due to veganism.

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Food-Report-2018

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Food Industry Report 2018: Vegetable Popularity Grows

In her new book, renowned food expert Hanni Rützler analyses and reflects on the most important food industry trends. She says, “Plants have gained a new starring role on our plates”. This refers to the continuing dietary trend of not consuming meat and switching to plant-based alternatives instead.

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