As plant-based diets continue to grow in popularity, it's no surprise that the demand for vegan snacks is on the rise.The vegan snack market is booming, with a new report by Future Market Insights predicting that the industry will be worth $73 billion by 2028. This represents a compound annual growth rate of 8.7 percent, which is up from the initial predicted CAGR of 6.4 percent. The increase is due to the growing consumer demand for plant-based snacks.
Veganism is no longer a niche trend, with more and more people looking to reduce their meat consumption for ethical and environmental reasons. This has led to a boom in the plant-based food industry, with vegan products now available in mainstream supermarkets and restaurants. The snack market is following suit, with an increasing number of vegan-friendly options now available.
As the demand for vegan snacks continues to rise, we can expect to see even more innovative and delicious products hitting store shelves in the coming years. So if you're looking for a healthier, more sustainable snack option, keep your eyes peeled for the latest vegan offerings.
Information from The VegNews just shared the new vegan products from 2022 Natural Products Expo West.Here are some of the most exciting ideas of vegan products shown at the expo.
Animals free whey protein
Natreve has launched the world's first animal-free whey protein powder. The four flavors: Vanilla Bean Cupcake, Chocolate Fudge Brownie, Cookies and Cream, and Strawberry Shortcake which is made with microflora, not cows, to create dairy-identical whey proteins
Dairy-free white chocolate ice cream bars
One of the newest (and most unique) brands on the scene is Wicked Kitchen, which makes its ice cream from a base of lupini beans.The Berry White bar is absolutely delicious. It tastes just like white chocolate, with a creamy vanilla base and a berry sauce swirl.
Los Angeles-based snack brand PeaTos recently dropped animal products and made their whole line all vegan.The new vegan snacks include Crunchy Pizza Rings, Classic Onion Rings, Cheese Curls, as well as the already vegan Fiery Hot Crunchy Curls. The new snack line offers plant-based versions of many Frito-Lay classic snacks, earning its spot as a Best of Show award winning product