• McDonald's is expanding the test of its McPlant Beyond Meat burger to the US - see where you can get it

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    McDonald's is testing the McPlant in the US.
    McDonald's
    McDonald's will launch the McPlant burger in eight US restaurants in November.
    The chain has tested the McPlant in several European markets.
    This is the first plant-based sandwich McDonald's US has offered.
    McDonald's will finally bring its plant-based burgers to the US, the chain announced. Beginning November 3, customers in Irving, Texas, Carrollton, Texas, Cedar Falls, Iowa, Jennings, Louisiana, Lake Charles, Louisiana, El Segundo, California, and Manhattan Beach, California can order the McPlant burger. The McPlant, developed with...
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  • Alternative proteins have come a long way, and with the recent surge in interest in China and India, brands like Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods aren't going anywhere

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    A Beyond Meat chicken-tender slider.
    Beyond Meat
    Alternative protein brands like Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods are now options for meat eaters.
    Fast-food chains and restaurants like Starbucks and McDonald's helped increase their popularity.
    Places like China and India are huge opportunities for the growth of plant-based meats.
    Significant improvements in taste and texture, especially from brands like Impossible Meat and the publicly traded Beyond Foods, have helped push the popularity of alternative proteins beyond vegans and vegetarians to omnivores. Experts say the two brands have led...
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