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VMG Partners acquires popchips to anchor new branded snacking platform

VMG Partners acquires popchips to anchor new branded snacking platform

By Elaine Watson

Private equity firm VMG Partners is betting big on the snacks category with the formation of a new division – Velocity Snacks Brands (VSB) – set up to buy, incubate and grow snack brands, beginning with the acquisition of the popchips* brand from majority...

Quorn: 5 ways meat-alternatives can sustain their rapid rise

Quorn shares 5 ways meat-alternatives can sustain their rapid rise

By Elizabeth Crawford

With Nielsen data showing dollar sales of plant-based foods in the US growing more than 20% in 2018 over the prior year to top $3.3bn, it is clear the industry is booming, but to sustain this momentum, a leader for the meat-alternative brand Quorn says...