Entries by Michele Simon

PBFA Drops Mississippi Lawsuit After Labeling Victory!

Jackson, Miss.—Today, Mississippi’s revised labeling regulations took effect allowing plant-based food companies to continue using common meat product terms like burgers and hot dogs. As a result, Upton’s Naturals and the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA) today dropped a federal lawsuit they filed in July. The company and association teamed up with the Institute for Justice (IJ) […]

We are hiring! Job posting – Policy Analyst

Do you want to be part of an exciting organization dedicated to the advocacy and support of the plant-based foods industry? The Plant Based Foods Association represents over 160 company members including many of the nation’s leading brands. Our mission is to build a solid foundation for the plant-based foods industry to succeed and thrive. […]

Advocating for Plant-Based Foods in Washington DC

September was a busy month for plant-based food policy in our nation’s capitol! Plant Based Foods and Opportunities for American Farmers This year’s Congressional briefing focused on opportunities for American farmers to grow input ingredients for plant-based foods. We invited members of congress and their staff, and over 100 RSVPd, demonstrating a strong interest.