Growing Plant Based

Ensuring a bright future for the planet and all its inhabitants will require a transformative shift to a plant-based food system. Our new strategic plan lays out how we’re going to get there.

Read Our Plan

Driving the Industry Forward

As the first and only trade association representing the nation’s leading plant-based food companies, PBFA works to champion, strengthen, and elevate our members and the plant-based foods industry.

Defining ‘Plant Based’

The Plant Based Foods Association defines plant-based as ‘foods made from plants that contain no animal derived ingredients’.

$8 Billion in U.S. Retail Sales

Plant-based foods sales have grown 44.5% percent in the past three years.

Our Expertise


300+ member companies and affiliates


Federal and state


Retail and food service


Sales and consumer insights

Latest News

The First Plant-Based Food Certification

The best way for consumers to make confident purchasing decisions
is to look for the Certified Plant Based seal.

The Plant Based Foods Association is the single most important trade organization representing the interests of plant-based food companies. We are proud to partner with PBFA in creating a more level playing field for plant-based food companies.

David Benzaquen

Founder & CEO, Mission: Plant