Happy Meat

Startup launches environmentally-friendly traceable meat box

Happy Meat is claiming its meat boxes have a significantly lower carbon footprint compared to standard beef

Redefine Meat - Burger

3D printed vegan meat a step closer after startup wins $6m investment

Israel-based Redefine Meat aims to create industrial-level 3D printing machines for use across the food sector

Vegetarian Butcher Jaap Korteweg

Unilever to launch major push for The Vegetarian Butcher

The fmcg giant will spend £8m on a major marketing campaign for the brand


The startups racing to rewrite the rules of the meat alternatives sector

From 21st century meat extenders to a new generation of mycoprotein, here are five exciting alternative protein startups to have on your radar


Will new EU regulation bring an end to the ‘veggie sausage’?

EU proposals are calling for veggie brands to stop using meat terminology. But is this necessary? And what would be the impact on meat alternatives?

Tractor farmer farming countryside

Climate emergency makes urgent transition to sustainable food system ‘essential’

The government needs to start taking action now to transition to a sustainable and healthy food system by 2030, warned a report by the RSA 

WorldSteakChallenge Winner

Denmark’s JN Meat triumphs at World Steak Challenge

The supplier retained its title for the world’s best steak with a Finnish-reared ribe eye 

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Sainsbury’s to open meat-free butchers pop-up in London

The pop-up will showcase Sainsbury’s range of meat alternatives

lidl British Free Range chicken

Lidl trials method of meat production labels on fresh chicken packs

The move is a first by a UK supermarket and could be rolled out across Lidl’s entire meat range if succesful


Call for meat tax 'too simplistic', food experts warn

The proposal would be ’too blunt a policy tool’, and needed a more nuanced approach, according to an event convened by the Food Ethics Council

Beyond Burger - Honest

Beyond Meat to start European production next year

The Beyond Burger owner will start manufacturing at a new vegan factory in the Netherlands next spring

Mosa Meat burger

10 most exciting lab meat startups from around the world

Several startups say they’re close to turning ‘clean meat’ into a commercial reality

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Is Beyond Meat really worth a $3.8bn valuation?

Can the fast-growing US business live up to the hype?


UK salmon population nearing 'crisis point'

The total catch in 2018 was 33% below the five-year average