The Plant Based Seafood Co. to partner with Pod Foods for Retail Launch of Mind Blown Plant Based Seafood line
The Plant Based Seafood Co., the all female, family owned company successfully leveraging their experience in traditional seafood to create award-winning plant based seafood products, has partnered with Pod Foods as part of its retail launch in the US. The partnership is part of The Plant Based Seafood Co.‘s strategy to meet the demand of their target market while also generating interest and trials of the traditional seafood consumer.
“We’re so excited to partner with Pod Foods for our retail launch of Mind Blown Coconut Shrimp, Dusted Scallops and Dusted Shrimp!” said Monica Talbert, CEO of The Plant Based Seafood Co. “Their customers are perfectly aligned with our award winning plant based seafood products and have already shown a lot of excitement about putting them on their shelves!"
Pod Foods is a tech-enabled wholesale distribution company backed by M12 (Microsoft’s venture arm), Moment Ventures, and Unshackled VC, which leverages a transparent, B2B marketplace and end-to-end logistics network to help retailers procure the products consumers want in a seamless fashion.
“The Plant Based Seafood Co. is meeting growing consumer demand for quality vegan options and we're excited to empower their growth into the most relevant retail locations” Tom Jacobson, lead of Vendor Sales for Pod Foods added.
The Plant Based Seafood Co. is thrilled about making delicious seafood alternatives accessible to everyone now, regardless if they are most interested in animal welfare, environmental impact, religious reasons, suffer from shellfish allergies or are trying to introduce more plant-based versions of their favorite foods (flexitarians). They focus on creating 'seafood for everyone'.
The product line hits shelves March 1st with Mind Blown Coconut Shrimp, Dusted Shrimp and Dusted Scallops, followed by the launch of their Mind Blown Lobster and Crab Cakes in the spring.