AAK joins forces with GFI to drive innovation in India’s plant-based foods category

INDIA – AAK, through its majority-owned Indian joint venture, AAK Kamani, has teamed up with the Good Food Institute (GFI) India to collaborate on research and business promotion aimed at advancing the country’s highly promising market for plant-based meat and dairy alternatives. Through the partnership, AAK said that its Customer Innovation Center in Mumbai will host AAK Kamani Academy sessions designed to help businesses and entrepreneurs take advantage of the significant opportunities that exist in India’s plant-based foods category. The Sweden-based manufacturer of value-adding specialty vegetable fats and oils added…

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Center calls for increased investments in alternative protein research in the US

USA – As policymakers strategize to rebuild the economy amid the Covid-19 pandemic, The Breakthrough Institute, a global research center seeking technological solutions to environmental and human development challenges has called on the US Congress to leverage the alternative protein industry to support an economic recovery in response to Covid-19. The research center recently released a new report: “Federal Support for Alternative Protein for Economic Recovery and Climate Mitigation,” which calls on lawmakers to direct funds to the alternative protein industry as one of the key industries that will provide…

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