Plant-based, alt proteins, precision fermentation

Photo Credit: GettyImages / monticelllo

NEWS IN BRIEF

Ingredion doubles down on specialty starches investment

By Mary Ellen Shoup

Ingredion has completed one-third of its planned $160m capital investment into expanding capacity for its clean label specialty starches to improve its operational flexibility amid ongoing supply chain disruptions.

Image credits: Smithfield Foods (left), Tyson Foods (top right), and JBS USA/Planterra Foods (bottom right).

Big Meat retrenches as meat alternatives lose their luster

By Elaine Watson

The nation’s leading meat companies all got in on the action on meat alternatives, with investments in plant-based and cell-cultured meat startups and their own dedicated consumer brands. But with category sales weakening in recent months amid surging...

Follow us

Products

View more

Webinars