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Market & Trends

Vegan Chocolate to Continue Rapid Growth to 2025

A growing interest in healthy lifestyle, in addition to increased awareness of animal cruelty and the environmental effects of agriculture, is said to be the driving force behind the growth of the vegan chocolate market which is set to continue. According to a recent market research report, vegan food is currently trending in the developed market which is driving the vegan chocolate market and projecting it into the mainstream.


Ein Glas vegane Nussmilch von Milkadamia

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Market & Trends

Dairy Alternatives Market to Reach US $24 Billion by 2025

Experts expect the value of the milk alternatives market to exceed US $ 24 billion by 2025. In 2017, the market for milk alternatives was estimated at 9.8 billion US dollars. The milk alternatives sector is growing with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.4 percent, whilst global demand for dairy products is increasing by 2.5 percent, according to analyst Tom Bailey.


vegane Schokolade von Barry Callebaut

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Products & Launches

Barry Callebaut Expands Milk-Free Chocolate Range

At this year’s Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago, held from 22-24 May 2018, Barry Callebaut presented a new milk-free product line called Pathway for the B2B market. Due to the general increase in consumer demand for purely plant-based products, Callebaut is now offering Pathway, a range of chocolate alternatives which can be used to produce countless goods such as confectionery, baked goods, cereals and snack products.


plant-based yogurt in a glass bowl

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Market & Trends

Plant-Based Yoghurts: New Flavours Boost Consumption

According to the market report “Non-dairy Yogurt Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 to 2025”, the global market for plant-based yoghurts is experiencing growth due to rising consumption during this forecast period. This is mainly due to the introduction of new flavours and varieties, as well as growing awareness of the health benefits.