Food News: MorningStar Farms® Expands Vegan Options into Chik’N Portfolio
Your veggie Chik'N favorites are now going vegan
BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- America's number one veggie Chik'N brand, MorningStar Farms, is answering consumers' cravings for more vegan options. A long-standing leader in the plant-protein category, the brand is known for its extensive variety of flavorful veggie options, including a full line of Chik'N offerings. MorningStar Farms recently introduced new Vegan BBQ Chik'N Nuggets and renovated other fan favorites in its Chik'N portfolio following the successful launch of its first-ever vegan burgers earlier this year. MorningStar Farms Buffalo Wings, Chik'N Nuggets, Buffalo Chik Patties and Original Chik Patties are now vegan, made with non-GMO soy and made with colors and flavors from natural sources. Veganism and flexitarianism are on the rise and MorningStar Farms is continuing to deliver food that everyone can enjoy, regardless of diet or lifestyle.
"We know there is a great demand for more variety when it comes to vegan options, so we are excited to announce that our great-tasting Chik'N products are now vegan," said Melissa Cash, senior director, brand marketing, Kellogg Company. "With more people embracing a plant-based diet and lifestyle, MorningStar Farms is committed to making food for all to enjoy."
The new Vegan BBQ Chik'N Nuggets are crispy breaded nuggets, full of big BBQ flavor and delicious plant-based protein. They can be dipped, dunked or enjoyed just how they are. The new and revamped vegan Chik'N offerings deliver more of what consumers want without compromising flavor or texture. These products are now available at retailers across the country where MorningStar Farms foods are sold.
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