The so-called artificial meat, roughly divided into two kinds, one of which is also known as soybean protein meat, mainly made of soybean protein; The other is artificial meat made from animal stem cells.
1. Why is artificial meat so popular
Why is artificial meat concept stock suddenly popular? It starts from the other side of the ocean.
On May 2, us time, beyond meat, which is famous for its vegetarian burgers, was listed on Nasdaq, becoming the first stock of artificial meat. Beyond Meat's share price soared 163% on the same day, which is 2. 3% of its market value since 2000 Among the companies with more than US $100 million, the first day's increase was the highest. At the same time, the increase was also the biggest increase since the 2008 financial crisis.
2. Pizza Hut artificial meat pizza
There is no doubt that under the premise of protecting the environment, all kinds of energy-saving and emission reduction measures are worth promoting, including the recent hot spot artificial meat. Artificial meat hamburger or vegetarian burger quietly promoted in Europe and the United States, fast food chain brand pizza Hut is planning to test a new garden style pizza in Phoenix, which uses artificial meat sausage.
It is understood that this artificial meat sausage is "incogmato" sausage provided by Morningstar farm, which is based on plant protein (non genetically modified soybean). At the same time, in terms of packaging, pizza hut also for the first time used a round tray to hold the whole piece of pizza.
Nicolas, chief customer and operations officer, Pizza Hut Burquier said that in addition to the use of artificial sausages, the use of round box packaging is also more economical, and can provide hotter, crisper pizza, making it taste better.
So the question is, can we get this artificial Sausage Pizza in any Pizza Hut store? Not at the moment. The new pizza goes on sale at 11 a.m. local time on October 23 in 3602 Thomas Road, Phoenix E's Pizza Hut store for $10.
Will artificial meat become a new business opportunity? What do you think of this problem?