As Pandemic Endures, Impact on Households is Here to Stay

David Goldstein’s wife, Amy, is a healthcare worker. He hates when people call her a hero. “‘Hero’ is what you call someone when you’re okay with them dying,” Goldstein said. Americans are under unprecedented pressures from their employers, spouses, and...

Beyond Meat Fails to Capitalize on Covid-19 Momentum

Covid-19 was supposed to be a watershed moment for plant-based meat, but Beyond Meat hasn’t been able to maintain the momentum it created at the start of the pandemic.  Investors were hopeful that shifting consumer habits during the pandemic, paired with new products...

Beyond Meat Gets Comfortable on Walmart’s Shelves

Beyond Meat’s stock surged this week following a deal with Walmart that will triple the alternative-meat company’s distribution. Shares of Beyond Meat jumped 10.6% after the announcement Tuesday, propelling the company to a new high of $167.57. The expansion further...