Yoi, a brand-new plant-based food and beverage company, has launched in Bay Area independent grocers this month with its one-of-a-kind Probiotic Nut and Seedmilks. Yoi crafts its deliciously tart and subtly flavored beverages in small batches from simple organic ingredients including almonds, coconut, and pumpkin seeds.
Following its launch in Whole Foods Market nationally, NotMlk is now available at Sprouts, Wegmans, D’Agostino’s, Kings/Balducci’s, Harmons, New Seasons, Earth Fare, Bristol Farms, Rouses, Weis, Gelsons and more including the uptrend Imperfect Foods and vegan ecommerce site Vejii. The brand has expanded rapidly in the U.S. since its initial launch less than a year ago, signaling significant retailer and consumer appetite for a sustainable, plant-based milk that tastes like cow’s milk. NotMilk is currently available in 3,000 stores nationwide, and is aiming for distribution to 8,000 outlets by the end of 2021.
Pistachio Nut Milk from Three Trees Organics is made with only five simple ingredients, including organic California pistachios, it has a rich and buttery flavor that is like no other plant-based milk you’ve ever tried. It’s excellent over cereal and granola, pistachio hot chocolate, chai tea, coffee, smoothies, baked goods, and more. Pistachio Nut Milk is USDA Organic, dairy-free, vegan and plant-based.
Good Karma Foods, a pioneering brand offering plant-based milk and dairy alternatives, today announced the launch of Plantmilk. A blend of oat, flax and peas, Plantmilk is a new kind of milk that combines the very best plant-based ingredients to deliver the creaminess and great nutrition non-dairy milk consumers desire. Looking to accelerate growth in the year ahead, Good Karma also celebrates the rollout of a brand refresh, a new direct-to-consumer website and an expanded leadership team.
Wunda will be sold initially in in France, the Netherlands, and Portugal.
May 5, 2021
Nestlé is launching Wunda, a new pea-based alternative milk. Wunda will launch first in France, the Netherlands and Portugal, with a rollout to other European markets planned. In addition to the original recipe, the Wunda range includes unsweetened and chocolate versions.
Chloe’s has launched three new Oatmilk Pop varieties in Brownie Batter, Chocolate Peanut Butter and Cookies & Cream flavors. The plant-based milk market has strong momentum, with oat milk leading the way earning 170% growth over the last 52 weeks according to Nielsen (2/20/21), as consumers continue reaching for more non-dairy alternatives at their grocery store.
Califia Farms, a leading plant-based beverage company, is announcing two new additions to its best-selling line of Barista Blends: Mushroom Oat Barista Blend and Hemp Barista Blend. The new barista-tested plant milks double as creamers and offer even more variety to the morning coffee ritual while delivering on functional ingredients – which was named the most important quality in plant-based alternative milks and creamers by 1 in 5 coffee drinkers in new research conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Califia Farms.
Sproud, the Swedish maker of a range of plant-based milks announced it has raised $6.5 million from growth capital investor, VGC Partners. The investment will be used to grow Sproud’s team, accelerate the brand’s distribution and brand building activities in the company’s core markets - including the US, Canada, and the UK - and for further development of its plant-based and dairy-free product range.