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Sweets & Snacks

German Influencer Launches Snack Brand ‘el origen’ Creating Jobs in Ecuadorian Communities

German influencer Gordon Prox launched a snack brand called el origen, which translates to “the origin”, with the brand claiming to place the highest value on natural ingredients and mindfulness towards people and the environment. The startup develops vegan snacks inspired by Latin American cuisine. The brand’s portfolio includes award-winning Organic Quinoa Bites, Organic Amaranth Crispies, as well as chips made from plantains and cassava. The story of el origin In September 2017, Prox founded the YouTube channel “Vegan is Unhealthy” with Aljosha Muttardi. They thematize vegan nutrition, deal with the latest products, while adding a large portion of humor to their content. This mixture made them famous within a very short time. “Vegan is Unhealthy” became one of the most successful Youtube channels in …


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NotCo to Expand in Ecuador Where Consumption of Plant-Based Drinks Rises 174%

NotCo is to increase the availability of its product portfolio in Ecuador by next year, through a collaboration with Modern Trade SAS, NotCo’s representative in Ecuador. NotCo products first landed in the country nine months ago, rolling out products into supermarkets in Quito and Guayaquil and partnering with QSR restaurants including Burger King, Juan Valdez and Sweet&Coffee. The expansion will see new products including NotChicken and new versions of NotIcecream in 2023. As the first Chilean Unicorn company, NotCo has absolutely dominated Latin America with its bold marketing and eye-catching products, enjoying success in Paraguay, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, and at home in Chile, over recent months. Felipe Rey, expansion director of NotCo Latam, commented to Ecuadorian news outlet EXPRESO that the company studied market reports, …