WHERE TO WATCH
Alpha Foods Secures $28 Million Series A Funding
February 13, 2020
Real meat is out, plant-based meat is in. Need proof? Vegetarian prepared food manufacturer Alpha Foods just announced the close of a $28 million round of funding. Cole Orobetz, President of Alpha Foods, joined Cheddar to discuss.
That Time The U.S. Almost Built A Death Star
Feb 10, 2020
War Between Plant-Based Protein and The Meat Industry Heats Up With Super Bowl Ad
The war between plant-based protein companies and the meat industry is heating up. The Center for Consumer Freedom aired a Super Bowl ad alleging that plant-based meat contains unhealthy, hidden ingredients. We spoke to Will Coggin, Managing Director at the Center for Consumer Freedom, which lobbies on behalf of the meat industry.
Feb 13, 2020
Where’s the Beef?: Most Americans Unaware of Climate Impacts of Food, Study Says
Nearly three-quarters of Americans say they’ve never talked about the issue with friends and family — and close to two-thirds say they’ve never been asked by anyone, including a doctor, to eat more plant-based foods, according to a survey of more than 1,000 people by the Yale Center on Climate Change Communication.
Sep 5, 2019
Next Week On The Street
Our weekly segment where we dig into the events that are sure to make the market move next week. Apple has their annual event on Tuesday where they are set to debut their new iPhones. And the millennial focused, mail-order, alternative to braces Smile Direct Club could have an approximate $1.3 billion i-p-o on Wednesday. Supermarket chain Kroger will deliver their 2nd quarter earnings next week and the European Central Bank will meet and is likely to cut interest rates.