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A start-up creates’meaty products’ from sunflower and pumpkin seeds. ‘We bring new experiences to the plate’

The flexitarian trend is continuing apace. According to Euromonitor data, consumers who are restricting certain animal-based products, but are not following a strict vegan or vegetarian diet, account more than 40% of the global population.Food makers are responding with a host of plant-based alternatives, largely developed from soy, pea or gluten protein, that aim to…

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Shares of EV start-up Nikola surge on earnings beat, plans to generate revenue in 2022

San Pedro, CA – December 17: The first two zero-emissions electric trucks, from an order of 100 vehicles, delivered from the Nikola Corporation to Total Transportation Services at the Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro on Friday, December 17, 2021.Brittany Murray | MediaNews Group | Getty ImagesShares of Nikola Corp. surged Thursday by more…

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German start-up hatches chickenless egg from plants: ‘We’re laser-focused on matching egg’s versatility and taste’

Within plant-based, certain categories are booming – notably meat analogues and dairy alternatives.Innovation in the plant-based egg segment has been slower to take off. But with 1.3trn eggs consumed annually, and Europe accounting for 110bn alone, German start-up Perfeggt is keen to enter this ‘untapped’ market it says has ‘enormous growth potential’.Its plant-based liquid egg…