New York, NY—OWYN, plant-based protein brand, has announced a partnership with the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation: OWYN will donate 100% of sales from the company’s new Meal Replacement Shakes during the month of August, according to a press release.
Laura Wingate, SVP of education, support, & advocacy at the Foundation, said in the release: “The Foundation’s mission is to find cures for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life for the more than 3 million Americans living with these debilitating digestive diseases. One way we do this is by partnering with companies like OWYN to raise awareness of Crohn’s and colitis, and we are appreciative of their support of our mission.”
Mark Olivieri, chief marketing officer of OWYN, said: “There is a new consumer in nutrition looking for cleaner, transparent alternatives. OWYN’s mission is to deliver truth and transparency in everything that we do. This is why we are winning share from legacy brands in the ready-to-drink nutrition market. We are excited to continue this mission with the introduction of our meal replacement line.”
The shakes are made without artificial ingredients, chemicals, or fillers, and are free of the top 8 allergens. They contain 20 grams of protein, and deliver 9 essential amino acids and 23 vitamins and minerals with 300 calories per serving. The shakes are Monash University Low FODMAP Certified.