Flinders University of Southern Australia is to lend its scientific support to utilising innovative Australian marine bioproducts in plant-based foods. The move could pave the way for Australia to become a major player in the […]
Green Boy Group, which operates in LA and Amsterdam, has announced that it is opening an office in Sydney, Australia. Its product, Plant-Meat Protein™; is a non-GMO functional plant-based protein powder used by the food […]
US alt-dairy company Lavva has received an investment from Australia’s Health and Plant Protein Group (HPP). HPP, formerly called Buderim Group, bought $300,000 of convertible promissory notes issued by Lavva’s holding company EVR.
Australian company Sprout Organic has created an infant formula containing only plant-based and organic ingredients. The formula is approved by paediatricians and dieticians.
Australian cultured meat startup Vow Foods, producer of traditional meats as well as more obscure meats like kangaroo, alpaca and water buffalo, recently announced the closing of an oversubscribed $6 million seed, to further research […]
US-Australian food tech startup, Change Foods, continues to build a team of industry veterans; following the hiring of CMO Irina Gerry, from Danone last month, Luis Espinoza, formerly VP of Manufacturing at Eat Just Inc., […]
2020 has been a year of enormous growth for plant-based alternatives. In the US, Impossible Foods reached the milestone of 9,000 supermarket stockings, while Europe’s largest plant-based meat factory opened in December.
It’s clear 2020 has been a disruptive and difficult year, changing the lives of people around the planet. With the pandemic lifting the lid on both the public health and supply-chain challenges associated with so […]
Australian plant-based meat company ProForm Foods has opened a new factory at Mount Kurring-gai with the capacity to produce 5000 tonnes of meat alternatives per year.
Australian plant-based ready meal company Flave has introduced Fenn Foods’ “vEEF” into some of its ready meals. Made in Australia, vEEF is a sustainable soy-based alternative to beef.
We have reported on several plant-based bacon products, each claiming to be the most realistic with a taste and texture like conventional pork bacon. A new brand called NEXT! which originally launched in Australia joins […]
The Fry Family Food Co today launches The Big Fry Burger, into 466 Coles supermarkets after three years of development. The company, founded in South Africa in 1991, reports a 25% YOY growth, and also […]
Fable Foods expands its line of plant-based ‘slow-braised meat ‘ready meals into Woolworths and Spar as consumer demand for plant-based food surges in Australia. Fable’s Plant-Based Braised Beef has been endorsed by celebrity Chef Heston […]
Provectus Algae, an Australian biotech company that optimises microalgae to produce a whole new range of natural products, in a process described as “Precision Photosynthesis™”, today announces a $3.25 million Seed round led by Hong […]