This fall, Swiss brand Nestlé S.A. will make a big appearance with a plant-based Awesome Burger in the United States. The burger—sold under the Sweet Earth vegan brand which Nestlé obtained for an undisclosed sum in 2017—is defined for the American buyer and will be sold new in the refrigerated segment.
Nestlé will likewise make a big appearance the soy-and wheat-based Incredible Burger under its Green Gourmet brand this month in the refrigerated and solidified areas at retailers crosswise over Europe.
“These new burgers don’t compromise on flavor, texture, and cooking experience. They underline Nestlé’s increased focus on tasty, authentic plant-based food,” Wayne England, the leader of Nestlé’s food business, said.
“We believe this trend is here to stay, as consumers look at different ways to enjoy and balance their protein intake and lower the environmental footprint of their diets.”
Nestlé first prodded the introduction of its plant-based burgers in December 2018, at that point uncovering that it is likewise building up a purple-shaded blueberry walnut milk—which isn’t yet accessible in stores.
This week, plant-based brand Impossible Foods—an immediate contender of the Incredible Burger—declared an association with Burger King which is trying the Impossible Whopper at 59 areas in St. Louis, MO before a foreseen national rollout.