Tag Archives: plant-based

Nestlé launches an ‘incredible’ plant-based burger

Nestlé has launched a new ‘cook from raw’ plant-based burger across Australia this week. Available exclusively at Woolworths, the Harvest Gourmet Incredible Burger blends natural plant extracts – beetroot, carrot, and capsicum, and is prepared using proprietary techniques that is said to imitate the juicy texture of a beef burger. …

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Hungry Jack’s founder and CSIRO launches plant-based meat start-up

Australia’s newest plant-based meat start-up, v2food, a partnership between CSIRO, Main Sequence Ventures, and Competitive Foods Australia, has officially launched. V2food was formed by CSIRO’s Innovation Fund, managed by Main Sequence Ventures, a part of the Australian government’s National Innovation and Science Agenda (NISA), in 2018. Competitive Foods Australia, the …

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Nutrition gets personal

Data from Innova Market Insights reveals nutrition is becoming increasingly personalised with food innovators seeking news ways to tackle the ever-growing demands of the modern consumer. This exciting time within the food space also presents a set of challenges for the industry and for NPD. “Today’s consumers are more engaged …

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Hello, halloumi – My Life launches plant-based ‘bio cheese’

My Life has extended its Mediterranean range to include Bio Cheese Halloumi, a plant-based and dairy-free halloumi cheese alternative. “Bio Cheese Halloumi is an entirely plant-based, dairy-free, nut-free and soya-free product,” founder and CEO Terry Paule said. “In addition to its perfect soft, mild and authentic taste, its unique higher …

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Mitey Aussie Nuts roll into Queensland

Picky Picky Peanuts has launched a series of “nutty innovations” in Queensland. Among these products is Mitey Aussie Nuts, a collaboration with Vegemite. Currently available in a selected number of Queensland Woolworths stores, the product combines plant-based protein, peanuts and Vegemite. In addition to Mitey Aussie Nuts, Picky Picky Peanuts …

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Dairy-free yoghurt for kids makes use of chia seeds  

The Chia Co. has reimagined its Chia Pod range for kids, creating what has been described as a “smooth, ready-to-eat pouch – perfect for little mouths”. According to the company, the new non-dairy yoghurt alternative range (Chia Pod Smooth) blends sustainably farmed, sun-ripened Australian chia seeds with coconut milk and …

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