Meat Industry

Arby's Is Unknowingly Trolling Many of its Own Customers With Its 'Carrot' Made of Meat

The company's executives may be laughing at their marketing team's latest publicity stunt, but with the plant-based meat market projected to be worth $27.9 billion by 2025, the joke is entirely on them.

Brian Kateman

· 4 min read

Why the Next Technological Revolution in Alternative Meat Is Chicken

By investing more research and development into plant-based chicken products, it may not be long before consumers are squawking for more of them.

Brian Kateman

· 4 min read

Arby's Flips the Vegan 'Meat' Trend on Its Head With the 'Megetable,' a Carrot Made Out of Turkey

The 'Marrot' is a carrot made of meat that looks and tastes just like the orange vegetable.

Meredith Cash

· 3 min read

Tyson Is Misleading Customers With Its New '100 Percent Plant-Based' Nuggets

There is too much at stake for anything containing animal products to co-opt the plant-based label and all the good it stands for.

Brian Kateman

· 5 min read

It's Time for McDonald's to Offer a Veggie Burger Nationwide

McDonald's is missing out on a huge opportunity to cater to the growing numbers of vegans, vegetarians and flexitarians who like fast food as much as the next omnivore.

Brian Kateman

· 7 min read

Burger King's New Meat-Free Whopper Is Part of the Solution

Ultimately, the only way to reduce global meat consumption is to be pragmatic -- and that includes plant-based meat startups collaborating with fast food giants.

Brian Kateman

· 5 min read

KFC Is Launching Its First-Ever Vegan Fried 'Chicken' Burger

The 'Imposter Burger' is made from meat substitute and is coated in the Colonel's Original Recipe herbs and spices.

Rachel Hosie

· 3 min read

Plant-Based Meat Maker 'Before the Butcher' Acquired by Owners of Ground Beef Company

The company says the acquisition will allow the two-year-old startup to be able to compete in an increasingly competitive market.

Stephen J. Bronner

· 2 min read

Burger King Plans to Sell the Impossible Whopper Nationwide This Year

The plant-based burgers will begin launching in select markets this summer.

Amrita Khalid

· 3 min read

The Impossible Burger Is Coming to Burger King

For now, the company is staying quiet on whether there'll be a nationwide roll-out.

Mat Smith

· 1 min read

How This Online Butcher Shop, Which Raised $3.7 Million, Hopes to Change the Meat Industry (Podcast)

Porter Road has sold about 150,000 pounds of meat since it opened its online store last year.

Stephen J. Bronner

News Director

5 Predictions About the Future of Food From an Early Beyond Meat Investor

Dan Gluck, a partner at PowerPlant Ventures and a co-founder of Health Warrior, shares what he's most excited about.

Stephen J. Bronner

· 4 min read