Burger King may sell burger across USA this Season

Wayne CurryMay 03, 2019

This decision could have significant implications for the environment and our health, as producing meat requires a lot of water and land and emits tons of fossil fuel emissions. Their plant-based patty, from the startup company Impossible Foods, is meant to closely mimic Burger King's regular Whopper. Red Robin offers the Impossible burger at all locations, Carl's Jr. has Beyond Meat on the menu, and Del Taco uses vegan crumbles as well. "He said the series will sell the Impossible Whopper out nationally if reaction in additional test markets" is a strong as it had been in St. Louis".

This move by Burger King represents the rapidly growing popularity and profitability of the meatless burger movement.

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President of Burger King North America, Chris Finazzo says they want to, "give somebody who wants to eat a burger every day, but doesn't necessarily want to eat beef everyday, permission to come into the restaurants more frequently".

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"A natural extension of encouraging people to "be their way" is encouraging them to 'feel their way, '" Burger King said in a press release. According to the company's 2018 Sustainability Report, if Americans replace 50 percent of their beef intake with plant-based food, the earth would be spared 35 million metric tons of carbon.

Burger King is being purported as the largest chain to go down the plant-based route, but it's not almost the first.

According to a CNN Business article, the global market for meat substitutes will grow to $6.4 billion by 2023.

The sandwich is made out of a plant-based beans from Impossible Foods, a Redwood City, Calif. -based start up. "It's as juicy, craveable and delicious as the original", the company said in a statement.

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