Monday, October 11, 2021

Maple Leaf lands Whole Foods account

The plant-based foods company owned by Maple Leaf Foods Inc. has a deal with the Whole Foods grocery chain to be the exclusive supplier of unbreaded, plant-based products that mimic chicken.

Greenleaf Food’s Nightlife brand is a whole-muscle product made from pea protein. It will be in about 500 Whole Foods stores across Canada and the United States.

It will also be used  in a variety of recipes across Whole Foods’ hot bar, cold salad bar and grab-and-go products.