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November 02, 2018 - European Sting

The vegan economy is booming – and Big Food wants a slice of it

The vegan economy is booming – and Big Food wants a slice of it
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Once dismissed as a trendy food fad and a fringe concern, veganism is now going mainstream. 

Growth in sales of plant-based food jumped 20% in the USA between June 2017 and June 2018, according to research conducted by Nielsen on behalf of the Plant Based Foods Association. That equates to a value of $3.3 billion. 

Some of the world’s largest food brands and producers are now throwing their weight behind this shift, keen to benefit from changing eating and food spending habits.

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