The fast-food chain said it prides itself 'in being an early adopter of innovative new menu items' and anticipates that the new offering will perform well
The product, which comes out in two flavors, will roll out in stores across the US later this year, with the brand predicting a fall launch
The brand says UK fans have been asking for the products for years
The company debuted the new products at the annual Natural Products Expo West in California
The question of parent companies has come into play again
A number of vegans have pledged to boycott the brand if the sale isn't reversed
Daiya CEO has described the acquisition as an 'honor'