Plant-Based Food Sales Grow 20 Percent

SAN FRANCISCO, CA July 30, 2018 Today, the Plant Based Foods Association, a trade association representing 114 of the nation’s leading plant-
based food companies, released new data showing robust sales in the plant-based foods industry with dollar sales growth of 20% over the last year and sales topping $3.3 billion.
“The plant-based foods industry has gone from being a relatively niche market to fully mainstream,” said Michele
Simon, executive director of the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA). “Plant-based meat and dairy alternatives are not just for vegetarians or vegans anymore; now even mainstream consumers are enjoying these delicious and innovative options in the market today,” she added.