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Successful Launch of Tasty Burgers into German Supermarkets!

Congratulations to Baris & Max on the successful launch of their tasty burger (made with our buffalo’s) into German supermarkets! This innovative burger is a great example of how to incorporate insects into a sustainable, healthy product that looks and tastes delicious. Keep up the great work Bugfoundation!    
Plumento Insect Pasta

German Metro Group Starts Selling Mealworm Pasta

Insect muesli for breakfast, a salad with insect croutons for lunch and insect noodles in the evening. In search of new products, the Düsseldorf-based Metro Group now relies on foods with insect proteins. Mealworm noodles are currently on offer. Founder Daniel Mohr of the Pforzheimer start-up Plumentofoods is convinced of the health benefits of foods with insect proteins.
World Food Innovations - 100% Pure Insect Powder

World Food Innovations: 100% pure buffalo insect powder

Through sophisticated processing of the insects, a 100% pure insect powder is developed which can serve in a variety of food formulations. This insect powder delivers protein along with a rich collection of fiber, healthy fatty acids, vitamins and minerals. The powder can be used to enhance characteristics of existing food, substitute ingredients with a high footprint or develop new products.
Nutritious and Sustainable Food

Nutritious and sustainable: insect-based food is gaining ground in Europe

In an increasingly populated world, it seems that insects are the future of food. Everything indicates that we will soon be placing them in our shopping carts. At least, that's what the experts are saying and what the growing number of  companies, who are producing and developing food products with insects as ingredients, indicates.