Tyson to begin selling chicken nugget alternative

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Tyson could upend the market because of its sheer size and distribution capacity

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One of the world’s largest meat producers is entering the fast-growing market for plant-based alternatives.

Tyson Foods will begin selling nuggets made from pea protein at grocery stores this summer.

According to Euromonitor, U.S. sales of meat substitutes are expected to jump 78% to $2.5 billion by 2023.

Tyson could upend the market because of its sheer size and distribution capacity.

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