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Whole Foods to sell Lightlife brand plant-based chicken exclusively in prepared foods departments in North America

Lightlife, a Greenleaf Foods, SPC brand, will be the exclusive provider of unbreaded, plant-based chicken for Whole Foods Market's prepared foods counters across the U.S. and Canada. Lightlife's newest plant-based chicken product is made with pea protein, and will be available at more than 500 prepared food departments across North America, including hot and cold bars and grab-and-go meals. Earlier this quarter, Lightlife introduced plant-based chicken tenders and fillets. Whole Foods is part of the Amazon.com Inc. (NAS:AMZN) portfolio. Amazon stock has edged up 0.2% for the year to date while the S&P 500 index (S&P:SPX) has gained 16.2% for the period.

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