Conagra Brands Launches New Plant-Based Meal & Snack Options Due to Hit the Shelves This Summer

Conagra Brands, Healthy Choice, power bowls, vegan
©Conagra Brands/Healthy Choice

With more people cooking at home due to the pandemic, Conagra Brands, Inc, announces the launch of several new plant-based meals and snacks. The vegan-friendly Birds Eye,® Marie Callender’s, Healthy Choice, EVOL, and Gardein products are scheduled to hit the store shelves this summer. 

Conagra Foods, Marie Callender's, Gardein
©Conagra Brands/Marie Callender’s

According to Conagra’s press release, plant-based products continue to rise in popularity for not only vegetarians and vegans but also the growing flexitarian population. Now nearly 40% of Americans are attempting to incorporate more plant-based options into their diets. In response to consumer demand, the new items include:

  • Birds Eye Meatless Lasagna with Gardein Plant-Based Protein: made with Gardein B’ef and pasta made from vegetables
  • Birds Eye Skillets with Gardein Plant-Based Protein: available in two flavors, Garlic Chick’n and Alfredo Chick’n
  • Healthy Choice Power Bowls with Gardein Plant-Based Protein: offered in two flavors, Be’f & Vegetable Stir Fry, and Chipotle Chick’n
  • Gardein Ultimate Plant-Based Jerky: available in three flavors, Original, Teriyaki and Hot & Spicy
  • Gardein Plant-Based Soups: available in five plant-based meat flavors, Chick’n Noodl’, Be’f & Vegetable, Saus’ge Gumbo, Chick’n & Rice, and Minestrone & Saus’ge
  • Marie Callender’s Pot Pies with Gardein Plant-Based Protein: available in two flavors, Chick’n and Be’f
  • EVOL Modern Lifestyle Bowls with Paleo-friendly options: available in Plant-based Butternut Squash Curry and Plant-based Veggie Burrito flavors. 
  • Healthy Choice Power Bowls Whole EARTH BOWLS: offered in a vegan Green Goddess and vegetarian Buddha Bowl
Conagra Foods, Gardein, vegan gumbo soup
©Conagra Brands/Gardein

Over the next few months, Conagra Brands’ plant-based roster will include single-serve ramen, veggie appetizers, Baked Sides, and Cauliflower Wings from Birds Eye, and more.