Plant-based meat substitutes
Meat substitute company founded in Los Angeles in 2009 by Ethan Brown. Has partnerships with several major retailers and fast food chains including McDonalds and Yum Brands.
|Beyond Meat Inc||USA||website|
|Beyond Meat Inc|
JUST Capital polls Americans every year to identify the issues that matter most in defining just business behaviour. For their 2022 rankings the public identified 19 issues, which are organised under the headings Workers, Communities, Customers, Shareholders and Environment. JUST Capital then define metrics that map to those issues and track and analyse the largest, publicly traded U.S. companies. This analysis powers their rankings, in which this company ranked 818th of 954 companies, and 30th of 35 Food, Beverage & Tobacco companies.
Source: JUST Capital (2022)
Beyond Meat has been in a legal dispute since 2019 with their former business partner and supplier, Don Lee Farms. This was prompted by Beyond Meat's switch to different suppliers, who they then shared details with, about the manufacturing process.
Source: news article (2021)
This company has products that have been verified as compliant with the Non-GMO Project Standard, North America's only independent verification for products made according to best practices for GMO avoidance.
Source: Non-GMO Project (2021)
|Revenue||407 million USD (2020)|
|Address||El Segundo, California, USA|
Products / BrandsBeyond Meat
Beyond Meat Vegetarian & Vegan