Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Beyond Meat Launches New Menu Items at Wawa

By Jon Quast – Jul 31, 2020 at 10:13AM

You’re reading a free article with opinions that may differ from The Motley Fool’s Premium Investing Services. Become a Motley Fool member today to get instant access to our top analyst recommendations, in-depth research, investing resources, and more. Learn More

Add this 850 unit company to a growing list of Beyond Meat partners.

Wawa is a chain of convenience stores on the East Coast. Part fuel, part food, this company has grown to more than 850 locations. And starting today, it's offering menu items made with Beyond Breakfast Sausage by Beyond Meat (BYND -4.94%).

Beyond Breakfast Sausage will be featured in Wawa's Sizzli breakfast sandwich, and it goes on sale today at 650 locations. The 220 locations in Florida will follow suit starting Aug. 10. 

Beyond Breakfast Sausage from Beyond Meat displayed in and out of packaging next to breakfast food items on a table.

Beyond Breakfast Sausage is also sold at many retail locations for cooking at home. Image source: Beyond Meat.

A new partner to add to a growing list

Besides the Sizzli breakfast sandwich, Wawa customers will be able to customize other menu items to include Beyond Breakfast Sausage, including bowls and burritos. For Wawa, it's an effort to keep pace with shifting consumer demand for plant-based meat alternatives.

This isn't the first time Beyond Meat has announced a large food-service partner for Beyond Breakfast Sausage. Last year, the company partnered with both Dunkin' Brands and privately held Hardee's to offer menu items made with its plant-based sausage. And in March, Starbucks in Canada began offering the Beyond Meat cheddar and egg sandwich at all locations.

In addition to food-service partners, Beyond Meat launched Beyond Breakfast Sausage nationwide in March at retail chains. Consumers cooking at home have their choice between classic and spicy flavors.

For a growth stock like Beyond Meat, investors love to see a constant inflow of new deals to drive top-line growth. Shareholders will get to see how much these deals have boosted the company's results when it reports earnings on Aug. 4.

Jon Quast owns shares of Beyond Meat, Inc. and Starbucks. The Motley Fool owns shares of and recommends Beyond Meat, Inc. and Starbucks. The Motley Fool recommends Dunkin' Brands Group. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Invest Smarter with The Motley Fool

Join Over 1 Million Premium Members Receiving…

  • New Stock Picks Each Month
  • Detailed Analysis of Companies
  • Model Portfolios
  • Live Streaming During Market Hours
  • And Much More
Get Started Now

Stocks Mentioned

Beyond Meat Stock Quote
Beyond Meat
BYND
$14.39 (-4.94%) $0.75
Starbucks Corporation Stock Quote
Starbucks Corporation
SBUX
$86.88 (-2.77%) $-2.48
Dunkin Brands Group Stock Quote
Dunkin Brands Group
DNKN

*Average returns of all recommendations since inception. Cost basis and return based on previous market day close.

Related Articles

Motley Fool Returns

Motley Fool Stock Advisor

Market-beating stocks from our award-winning analyst team.

Stock Advisor Returns
338%
 
S&P 500 Returns
108%

Calculated by average return of all stock recommendations since inception of the Stock Advisor service in February of 2002. Returns as of 10/07/2022.

Discounted offers are only available to new members. Stock Advisor list price is $199 per year.

Premium Investing Services

Invest better with The Motley Fool. Get stock recommendations, portfolio guidance, and more from The Motley Fool's premium services.