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Producers must consider changing consumer behavior

Animal protein producers cannot ignore changing consumer behavior regarding protein sources. Alternative proteins are gaining traction. “We are seeing huge resources going into agritech and...

Impossible debuts its plant-based pork in Singapore

Impossible Foods has debuted its plant-based pork alternative protein product at restaurants across Singapore. The meat-free pork alternative will be cooked in cuisines such...

Investors’ growing appetite for alternative proteins

The alternative protein market continues to attract investors, packaged food companies, and foodservice players. Their appetite will increase further in 2022, supporting new product...

Accessibility to alternative proteins for aqua feed

Although replacing fishmeal in aqua  feed with alternative proteins such as single-cell protein, algae, and insect meal, is trending, accessibility to these is an issue,...

Profiling the new Asian meat consumer

Many things have changed around consumption, production, and marketing of animal protein products in the last two years. When ASF hit the region, the...

Alternative protein sources popular in aquafeed

The use of soybean and insect-based ingredients as protein sources is gaining ground in Indonesia. According to Minapoli, an Indonesian online aquaculture marketplace, this...

Shiok Meats acquires Gaia, cultured red meat startup

Singapore’s Shiok Meats which has successfully produced lab-made seafood meat using only cells now expands its horizon to include cell-based red meat products. It has...

Singapore startup produces vegan eggs

Singapore’s Hoow Food a food formulation technology startup has crafted vegan eggs. The company is focused on generating healthy food. It uses proprietary food &...

Meat producers need not compete with alternative meats

Australian beef exporter, Stockyard believes that alternative proteins are here to stay. However, it will not take away market share from existing meat producers....

Nestle opens first plant-based factory in Asean

Nestle has opened its first plant-based protein manufacturing factory in Asean, in Malaysia costing USD 36.28 million. Vice President and CEO for Asia Chris...

Temasek offers seed funding for plant-based chicken

Singapore’s plant-based chicken producer Next Gen Foods has closed a USD 10 million seed round co-led by Temasek International – in an unprecedented early-stage...

Cultivated beef gets USD 85 million in Series B

Mosa Meat, the company that brought the world the first cultivated beef hamburger in 2013, announced its third and closing round of its Series...

Singapore’s ALTN-ate eyes international markets

Singapore's locally-made meat-free brand ALTN, manufactured by Tee Yih Jia (TYJ) Food Manufacturing plans to export its products to Asia, EU, Oceania and US...

Thai Union to launch plant-based shrimp product

Thai Union, which owns John West and Chicken of the Sea will be debuting a plant-based shrimp product in 2021. The company’s vegan shrimp will...

Another lab grown meat startup blooms in Singapore

Gaia Foods joins the growing cadre of lab grown meat producers in Singapore as investment into the sector sees a healthy growth. The startup was...

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