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Company News

Planting Hope Expands Distribution of Sesame Milk & RightRice Through Dot Foods

The Planting Hope Company Inc., announces that Dot Foods, the largest food industry redistributor in North America, has listed nine additional Planting Hope SKUs. Dot Foods is the largest food industry redistributor in North America, operating across dry, refrigerated, and frozen distribution channels to more than 4,500 end-user clients spanning retailers to foodservice distributors and operators. In total, 11 Planting Hope SKUs entailing four RightRice SKUs and seven Hope and Sesame SKUs, are now available through Dot Foods: “Dot continues to see growth in the plant-based category. Planting Hope has some unique items that will help round out our offering,” said C.J. Pilliod, Senior Business Development Manager at Dot Foods “Through our expansion of both Hope and Sesame® and RightRice® with Dot Foods, we are …


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Products & Launches

Hope and Sesame Launches Sesamemilk at Top Canadian Natural Retailers and Amazon.ca

The Planting Hope Company announces Hope and Seasame Sesamemilk is now available to Canadian consumers on Amazon.ca, as well as in leading natural grocery stores nationwide. The launch expands Hope and Sesame’s distribution across Canada, including at key retailers in Quebec, British Columbia and Ontario.  On Amazon, customers can choose from four Hope & Sesame flavors, including its award-winning Barista Blend, now offered in bilingual packaging.  In natural grocers, customers can find the sesamemilk in shelf-stable packaging at 69 new stores, including Supermarch Pagano, Marches TAU and Avril Natural Market (Quebec), Ambrosia Natural Foods, Marcheleo’s, and Natural Emporium (Ontario), and Pomme Natural Markets and Roots Natural (British Columbia.) Expanding access “We’re thrilled to expand the availability of Hope and Sesame Sesamemilk to customers across Canada …


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Delivery Services

The Planting Hope Company Partners With Leading Meal Delivery Service Freshly

The Planting Hope Company Inc., a female-led company based in Canada which became publicly listed last November, announces a partnership with Freshly, America’s leading meal subscription service. Planting Hope operates Hope and Sesame, the world’s first commercial sesame milk, winner of Best Milk Alternative at Plant-Based World New York. The company acquired RightRice for US$7 million in early 2022. RightRice Veggie Rice will now feature in Freshly’s latest offering – Spanish-Style RightRice with Green Olives, Fennel & Roasted Almonds – a vegan twist on Spanish paella. Says Julia Stamberger, CEO and Co-founder of Planting Hope: “We are thrilled to be Freshly’s first branded ingredient partner and to have RightRice® highlighted in this plant-powered twist on Spanish paella.” “Since the acquisition of the RightRice® brand, we …


CEO & Co-Founder Julia Stamberger, Planting Hope

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Planting Hope: “A Powerhouse Female Leadership Team Working to Disrupt the Plant-Based Category as We Know It”

Canada’s Planting Hope Company, the publicly listed producer of the world’s first commercial sesame milk, was named Most Impactful Sustainable Food & Beverage Company 2021, as well as winner of Best Milk Alternative for Hope and Sesame beverages at Plant-Based World New York. Planting Hope recently announced the acquisition of RightRice for US$7 million. Furthermore, the company announces that its shares have commenced trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the ticker J94. Continuing this reign of success, the female-led company is set to unveil exciting new product lines at the 2022 Winter Fancy Food Show next month, including RightRice Risotto products and espresso beverages created with the new Hope and Sesame Barista Blend sesamemilk. After such a phenomenally successful few months it was definitely …