EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. — Beyond Meat Inc. recently announced that it would expand Beyond Chicken Tenders to select retailers nationwide.
The meat alternative company said the tenders would be in the frozen food aisle of select Walmart, Jewel-Osco, Safeway NorCal, Harris Teeter, Giant Foods and ShopRite stores. The chicken tenders have a suggested price of $4.99.
“Following the success of our plant-based chicken in restaurants, fans were eager to get their hands on a retail product that’s readily accessible and can be cooked at home anytime,” said Deanna Jurgens, chief growth officer for Beyond Meat. “We’re thrilled to be answering consumer demand by launching Beyond Chicken Tenders at prominent retailers nationwide, continuing our momentum in the plant-based poultry category.”
The items come pre-cooked and are ready-to-heat in an air fryer, oven or microwave in under 10 minutes.
Other Beyond Meat Chicken products were also tested in certain areas around the United States and Canada. Panada Express, A&W Canada and KFC have all tried Beyond Meat products at certain locations in the last two years.
Beyond Meat also announced the number of stores offering Beyond Breakfast Sausage Classic Patties is now more than 1,500 stores and Beyond Breakfast Sausage Spicy Patties are now found in more than 1,300 stores. Beyond Meatballs and Beyond Beef Crumbles are also readily available.