Since opening in 2011, the San Francisco company has focused only on plant-based products, such as its eggless mayonnaise, cookie dough and other vegan products.[...] last week Target stores pulled its products from shelves, citing labeling issues and safety concerns, though Target didn’t give any specifics on the concerns.The main roadblock to culturing meat in a lab — essentially producing meat muscle without animals — is how to scale up production so that the retail price comes down to what regular meat costs.For its new cultured meat, Hampton Creek is developing a plant-based medium to grow animal cells, and it’s in the process of pairing up the right plant nutrients with the best cell line for its eventual poultry product.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JULY 01, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - MOORES SPECIALTY MEAT PRODUCTS, INC.
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