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Taco Bell® Introduces New Beyond Carne Asada Steak™
In partnership with Beyond Meat®, Taco Bell is offering the first-of-its kind innovation at price parity to traditional steak for a limited time in Dayton, Ohio area as the brand increases accessibility to delicious plant-based items
Taco Bell and Beyond Meat® today announce the unveiling of a first-of-its kind, category-disrupting product: Beyond Carne Asada Steak™. Completely new yet expectedly flavorful, this plant-based protein will be available at select Taco Bell locations in the Dayton, Ohio area starting October 13, for...
Beyond™ The Original Orange Chicken™ is Back By Popular Demand at Panda Express® for a Limited Time
Panda Express®, the largest family-owned and operated Asian dining concept in the U.S., is pleased to announce the return of its breakthrough innovation, Beyond™ The Original Orange Chicken™. Now available nationwide for a limited time while supplies last, this delicious entrée is co-developed with Beyond Meat® to capture the irresistibly crunchy texture and flavor of The Original Orange Chicken®, while giving guests the flavor they know and love as a plant-based option...
Beyond Meat Makes Plant-based Grilling More Accessible Than Ever This Summer With Cookout Classic'
Beyond Meat, Inc. (NASDAQ: BYND), a leader in plant-based meat, is making plant-based burgers more accessible this summer grilling season with expanded availability of its Cookout Classic™ value pack. Since last summer, Beyond Meat has significantly expanded the distribution of Cookout Classic to over 10,000 stores nationwide including at Giant Food, Hannaford, Publix, ShopRite, Sprouts, Stop & Shop, Wegmans, Whole Foods Market, and select Albertsons, Kroger, Target and Walmart locations. Cookout Classic helps narrow the price gap between plant-based meat and animal...
Kim Kardashian is Featured in a New Campaign by Beyond Meat® as Their First Chief Taste Consultant
As a long-time fan and avid consumer of Beyond Meat’s products, the global icon will show consumers how to Go Beyond® with her favorite plant-based meat brand
Beyond Meat, Inc. today announced that professional tastemaker, icon and entrepreneur Kim Kardashian will be featured in their new campaign. As an icon synonymous with impeccable taste in food, fashion, beauty and more, Kim will highlight the brand’s delicious, nutritious and sustainable product portfolio with her signature recipes and engaging creative content...
Beyond Meat® Expands Availability of Beyond Chicken® Tenders at over 8,000 New Outlets Nationwide
Beyond Meat, Inc., a leader in plant-based meat, today announced that it is significantly increasing the availability of its Beyond Chicken® Tenders at leading retail outlets across the country, including supermarkets, pharmacies and club stores. Starting today, Beyond Chicken Tenders are available at select Albertsons, CVS, Sprouts and Whole Foods Market stores nationwide, and are expanding into all Kroger banners throughout April. With this expansion, Beyond Meat, the #1 selling plant-based meat brand in the refrigerated category in retail and across...
Beyond Meat® and PepsiCo's Planet Partnership Debuts Beyond Meat Jerky
Beyond Meat, Inc. and PepsiCo, Inc. today announced the debut of Beyond Meat® Jerky. The delicious and convenient plant-based jerky is the first product from the two companies' joint-venture, Planet Partnership, LLC. Rolling out at stores nationwide starting in March, Beyond Meat Jerky offers a full-flavored, on-the-go snack experience that furthers Beyond Meat and PepsiCo's shared passion for creating products that are better for both people and the planet.
Beyond Meat Jerky is marinated and slow roasted to offer the savory experience of...
Beyond Meat® to Strengthen its Global Innovation Capabilities with New R&D Center
Beyond Meat, Inc., a leader in plant-based meat, today announced that it has finalized the lease for a new, state-of-the-art R&D center in Shanghai, China as part of its larger global expansion strategy. With increased capabilities in science, technology and culinary arts, it will be the company’s first dedicated R&D facility outside of the United States. The facility will serve as a hub for innovation with a world-class team of scientists and researchers focused on developing high-quality...
Analysts say McDonald's, Beyond Meat Plan Big U.S. 2022 McPlant Expansion
McDonald's Corp is planning a major expansion of its plant-based burger with Beyond Meat Inc in the United States in 2022, according to two Wall Street analysts.
The companies began testing the "McPlant" patty in eight McDonald's U.S. locations in November. Those restaurants have been selling enough of the sandwiches - as many as 70 per day - to warrant an expansion of the trial, the analysts said.
McDonald's said when it announced the tests that customers would have to wait for more updates. The company declined to provide new...
Beyond Meat Appoints Protein Industry Veterans to Top Executive Roles
Beyond Meat, Inc., a leader in plant-based meat, today announced the appointment of two food industry veterans to its executive leadership team. Doug Ramsey joins as Chief Operating Officer following three decades at Tyson Foods where he oversaw the company’s poultry and McDonald’s businesses. Bernie Adcock joins in the newly created role of Chief Supply Chain Officer following more than three decades of experience in operations and supply chain management at Tyson Foods, and will report to Ramsey.
Ramsey and Adcock join as Beyond Meat, the #1 selling...
Taste Republic Introduces Ravioli featuring Plant-Based Sausage from Beyond Meat®
Taste Republic continues to push what's possible for gluten-free pastas with the introduction of "Plant-Based Sausage Ravioli," featuring plant-based Beyond Sausage® Italian Crumbles from Beyond Meat® and Wisconsin cheese.
With a focus on making gluten-free pastas that go head-to-head with traditional pasta's taste and texture, Taste Republic found the perfect plant-based protein option in Beyond Meat's delicious and nutritious Beyond Sausage.
Crafted to look, sizzle and satisfy like animal-based pork, Beyond Sausage is made with simple...
Beyond Meat® Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results
Beyond Meat, Inc., a leader in plant-based meat, today reported financial results for its third quarter ended October 2, 2021.
Third Quarter 2021 Financial Highlights
- Net revenues were $106.4 million, an increase of 12.7% year-over-year.
- Gross profit was $23.0 million, or gross margin of 21.6% of net revenues.
- Net loss was $54.8 million, or $0.87 per common share. Net loss as a percentage of net revenues was -51.5%.
- Adjusted EBITDA was a loss of $36.8 million, or -34.5% of net revenues...
Beyond Meat® Updates Third Quarter 2021 Outlook
Beyond Meat, Inc. today announced that the Company is reducing its third quarter net revenues outlook. The Company is proceeding through its quarterly close, and based on preliminary results, the Company now expects third quarter net revenues of approximately $106 million as compared to prior guidance of $120 million to $140 million. Although the Company’s previous third quarter guidance anticipated a sequential decline in net revenues, the deceleration was larger than anticipated. Multiple factors contributed to the shortfall during the quarter.
While the Company continues to study the drivers...
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