2021 was the most active year to date for alternative protein company and brand launches, private investments, and retail sales, signaling a climate-forward shift from business-as-usual.
As the IPCC puts the finishing touches on part two of its Sixth Assessment Report, which assesses the impacts of climate change on our planet and will be completed in February 2022, we explore the implications of part one and highlight opportunities for alternative proteins to mitigate climate impacts.
Nine top takeaways from record-setting year for alt protein sales, investments, and company launches
GFI’s new State of the Industry reports show 2020 was a landmark year for alt protein sales, investments, and company launches across the plant-based, cultivated, and fermentation sectors.
Discover the best practices in retail merchandising, aisle signage, and shelf tags for plant-based meat, egg, and dairy.
Emma Ignaszewski oversees the corporate engagement team’s industry intelligence and initiatives to catalyze corporate innovation that will radically transform the food system and deliver alternative protein products that compete on the key drivers of consumer choice: taste, price, and convenience. Areas of expertise: alternative protein market landscape, research & analysis, strategy, marketing & communications, alt protein sustainability & climate impacts.
GFI's team of experts highlights eight top industry and product innovation trends in the alternative protein sector to watch for in 2021.
Kroger is launching several new products in its Simple Truth Plant Based line, signaling a broader trend of alternative protein expansion in retail.