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Strong double-digit growth at gardein, says Pinnacle Foods: ‘Plant-based proteins represent a very significant opportunity’

gardein plant-based proteins a significant opportunity, Pinnacle Foods

Net sales at plant-based protein brand gardein grew at a “strong double-digit rate” in 2016, according to Pinnacle Foods (which acquired gardein in late 2014), with new production capacity coming online this quarter at a refurbished facility in Hagerstown, Maryland.

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Terrafertil Nature’s Heart enters US natural channel through acquisition of Essential Living Foods

Sprouts now has more than 2,100 items in its private label range

Private label is a growth engine at Sprouts, says CEO

Three strategies to tap into the multicultural cuisine market

Three strategies to tap into the multi-billion-dollar multicultural cuisine market

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An apple, or five, a day could help keep COPD away in men who smoke, research suggests

Maple Leaf Foods strikes $140m deal to buy Lightlife Foods

Plant-based protein a 'strategic growth platform' says Maple Leaf Foods as it strikes $140m deal to buy Lightlife Foods

KIND CEO launches Feed the Truth

KIND CEO launches Feed the Truth to shine light on food policy research funding & influence

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Seafood manufacturers tackle causes of low consumption with new flavors & convenient packaging

Moon Cheese is available in 20,000+ stores from Walgreens, 7-Eleven and Starbucks to Whole Foods

From moon cheese to crunchy yogurt: REV technology paves way for new-to-the-world snacks, says EnWave

FoodNavigator-USA reader survey: Have your say

FoodNavigator-USA reader survey: Have your say on the state of the industry

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