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WTH launches frozen plant-based alternatives

WTH Foods, a food technology startup based in the Philippines, has launched its frozen plant-based alternative protein ‘Umani’. “We are turning vegetables into something...

What constitutes plant-based proteins?

What constitutes plant-based proteins, what are the raw ingredients that go into it and how is it made? Grace Choo, Regional Product Specialist, Prepared...

Differentiate plant-based protein products, producers told

Amid stiff competition, plant-based protein producers, especially SMEs, should focus on product differentiation, taste, and specific consumer groups. “SMEs should personalize their RTE products...

Skepticism, price challenge growth of alt proteins

Consumer skepticism and price points challenge the growth of the alternative protein (AP) industry. Max Mandias, CIO and co-founder of Green Rebel told Asian...

Accessibility can trigger plant-based adoption

Accessibility and affordability are key triggers for consumers to try plant-based food in Malaysia. “All our First Pride plant-based products are halal-certified and produced...

Singapore takes centerstage in alternative proteins

Singapore has taken centerstage in alternative proteins in Asia. Local alternative protein companies are unveiling new products and new categories under the segment, while...

Mai Duong introduces jackfruit-based products

Vietnamese startup Mai Duong Food and Spice Sauce Factory (Mai Duong) has introduced a new line of plant-based products made from jackfruit. Branded Lemit,...

Innovation key to lowering cost of alt protein

Product innovation is key to keeping costs down for Indonesia’s Green Rebel. “Plant-based meat alternatives still have much to do to achieve price parity...

Green Rebel banks on marketing for alt protein

Indonesia’s Green Rebel is banking on market education to ensure its partners keep meat and dairy alternatives on the menu and shelves. “As a...

Cargill expects Thai plant-based sector to grow

Cargill Meats (Thailand) sees opportunities in the plant-based protein sector in the country, as it expects the sector to grow 10% annually in the...

Thai consumers adopting plant-based proteins rapidly

Thailand’s consumers are adopting plant-based proteins rapidly gaining over the last decade, with sales rising from USD 21.6 million in 2015 to USD 32.8...

Licious steps up with house brand ‘UnCrave’

Indian online meat retailer Licious has entered the alternative protein segment with the launch of its house brand ‘UnCrave’. Tagged as India’s first direct-to-consumer...

Burgreens introduces GreenKind store

Burgreens, a pioneer of plant-based healthy restaurants in Indonesia, has introduced GreenKind as the first ‘One Stop Healthy & Eco Living Solution’, combining healthy...

Haofood aims for taste and accessibility

Shanghai’s Haofood says it has created the world’s first plant-based chicken alternative made from peanut protein, making meat alternatives even more accessible and palatable...

Producers must boost taste of alternative proteins

Opportunities in plant-based proteins are present in Thailand, but producers must make the products taste and look more meat-like. A survey of 1000 Thais...

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