Plant&Co’s Launches New Product Line for its Holy Crap Brand
~ All New Super-Seed, Vegan, Kosher, Non-GMO, Gluten Free and High Fibre Product Line-up ~
Toronto, Ontario – April 12th, 2022 – Plant&Co. Brands Ltd. (CSE: VEGN) (FSE: VGP) (OTCQB: VGANF) (“Plant&Co” or the “Company”), a modern health and wellness company curating delicious plant-based foods, is pleased to announce an all new Plant-Based product line for its wholly owned Holy Crap Foods subsidiary.
“Building upon our first entry into the plant-based snack category with our majority acquisition of Lumber Heads Food Co in the first quarter of 2022, we have now developed and launched five (5) brand new and exciting products of our very own snack-based Oatmeal to kick off the start of this second quarter of the year” said Shawn Moniz, CEO of Plant&Co Brands. “Our new fun flavoured Oatmeal will be under our Holy Crap Foods product line, manufactured right here in our Canadian allergen-free facility. Each product is gluten free, high in fibre, made with non-gmo ingredients, and is 100% vegan and Kosher certified. This product launch is a testament in our ability to grow our brands organically and strategically launch our products in under-saturated plant-based markets.
“We are continuing to execute on our company growth objectives and revenue-driven strategy quarter over quarter since releasing our growth plan in September 2021. We look forward to continuing to deliver increased value to our shareholders through organic and inorganic growth, and delivering delicious plant-based products to our customers”.
Holy Crap Oatmeal comes in the exciting flavours of Apple Cinnamon, Banana Coffee, Blueberry Cocoa, Mango Coconut, and Maple. Each bag contains 320g of oatmeal and serves 8 portions. We are offering these products exclusively for 60 days available only at www.holycrap.com. Retail distribution is poised to commence in Q3’2022.
Each product is Gluten-Free and made with non-GMO oats and super-seeds. Our facility is 100% Vegan and Kosher certified. We pride ourselves on our product quality and naturally sourced ingredients. Our Oatmeal is high in fiber and made right here in Canada at our allergen-free facility.
Plant Based Snacks Market Overview
The Plant Based Snacks Market size is forecast to reach $59.4 billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 9.4% during the forecast period 2021-2026. Plant based snacks consist of ingredients that are derived from plants including tubers, vegetables, fruits, and cereals. The fiber fraction in plant based snacks is mainly made up of indigestible compounds that includes pectins, cellulose, resistant starch, and hemicellulose. There are different types of plant based snacks such as cereal based snacks, fruits & nut snacks, snack bars, and cookies among others. An increasing number of vegan consumers and increasing consumer preference for convenience foods are the major factors driving the growth of the market. Increasing concerns regarding the fitness, and availability of a wide range of the plant based snacks products is set to further enhance the overall market developments of the Plant Based Snacks Market for the period 2021-2026.
Plant&Co. Brands Ltd. (CSE: VEGN) (FSE: VGP) (OTCQB: VGANF) is a modern health and wellness company curating delicious plant-based foods. It offers a growing number of plant-based food products through its brand portfolio of Holy Crap Cereals, YamChops ‘a plant-based butcher’, and LumberHeads Food Co. For more information please visit: www.HolyCrap.com www.YamChops.com www.LumberHeads.com www.PlantandCo.com.
About Holy Crap Foods Inc.
At Holy Crap Foods Inc. our mission is to create products that create a healthy gut through simple, quality ingredients that ultimately feed the connection between gut and mind. Holy Crap is an organic breakfast cereal for today’s consumer that expects their food to work hard for them. Our great tasting cereal helps maintain a healthy gut which creates a happy mind.
YamChops is a plant-based butcher shop based in Toronto, Ontario. Vegans, vegetarians, flexitarians and even meat enthusiasts love visiting the beautifully curated shop located in the heart of Toronto’s food district. Whether customers sample YamChops’ Tunaless “Tuna”, Chick*n Schnitzel, Szechuan “Beef”, Montreal Style “Steak”, or browse their vegan grocery market assisted by its knowledgeable staff, customers will have an unforgettable experience at YamChops vegan butcher shop. YamChops’ mission is to provide extraordinary plant-based foods and provide extraordinary service to its customers, with a vision to expand its plant based culinary experience and make YamChops the destination of choice for all consumers.
About LumberHeads Food Co.
LumberHeads was started as a response to a lack of plant-based snack options available to family and friends that struggled with dietary restrictions. Over the past 10 years, LumberHeads Kettle Corn has been continuously improved based on strong connections and feedback from our community – where the spirit of “together as one” comes alive! At LumberHeads, we are working to bring you quality foods that offer healthy alternatives with a focus on simple quality ingredients. The connection with our customers is what drives us! We hope you’ll find our love of food delivers a little something special!
About Heal Wellness.
Heal was created out of passion, with the mission to provide fresh and healthy, quick serve plant-based wellness food that includes smoothie bowls, smoothies, curated plant based salads and superseed grain bowls, sandwiches, and many other menu options. Every superfood ingredient in our menu is carefully selected with intention & purpose, to help energize your body to take on the day!
Chief Executive Officer
Plant & Co. Brands Ltd.
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