Fashion house Prada has announced that from its spring-summer collection, there will no future use of animal fur. No animal fur will be involved in any future designs, but existing items will continue to be [...]
The grassroots community group Vegans of Beijing, which aims to raise awareness about plant-based living in the country’s capital, is now part of a advocacy platform maintained by Plant Based Consulting.
London’s only vegan fashion and beauty show is back for its second year, featuring catwalk shows, workshops and more than 100 of the best independent and well-known brands. The show’s official hair partner is Paul [...]
In the face of intense competitive pressure, Beyond Meat is implementing a new marketing campaign featuring prominent US athletes. The aim is to set the company apart from the competition and expand its target group. [...]
Leading global barefoot shoe company VIVOBAREFOOT announced this week the launch of Primus Lite II Bio, the company’s most innovative sustainable shoe to-date and one of the world’s first plant-based performance shoes. The mission-driven brand unveiled [...]
Although the vegan food sector is still described as a niche market, it has developed much more rapidly than the conventional food sector in recent years. This also reflects the growing demand for plant-based chocolate [...]
Venture capital firm Prolog Ventures, which specialises in health and wellness investment, has invested $6M of funding into vegan skincare company bioClarity. The investment was part of a $13M funding round for the San Diego-based [...]
The new summer menu from Slug & Lettuce is (a subsidiary of Stonegate Pub Company, the largest privately held managed pub operator in the UK, with revenues in excess of £800M), has added 12 plant-based options, [...]
There are several good reasons to invest in the vegan business magazine vegconomist and thus in this rapidly growing market. More and more large companies are investing in vegan, animal-free products; Nestlé, Unilever, Kerry, Tysons, PHW, and countless large retail chains all over the world. [...]
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James Douglas Hines, founder of leading U.S. producer of shelf-stable plant-based products and marketer Atlantic Natural Foods (ANF), announced yesterday that he has engaged Deloitte Corporate Finance, LLC to assist with securing an investment partner [...]
Purple Carrot, the plant-based meal kit company with operations in the U.S., today announced that it will be acquired by Tokyo-based Oisix ra daichi Inc. (Oisix), Japan‘s largest meal kit and organic food delivery service.
Meatless Farm, the plant-based mince and burger producer, is launching a new collection of sausages. The British manufacturer aims to become an affordable household name and brand leader in plant-based proteins, and to improve people’s […]
In 2018, Vegan Leaders launched a coaching program to help motivated vegan employees incite a change in their workplace. The Vegan Leaders Corporate Initiatives Support Program – provides a coach and a step-by-step game plan […]
A recent study by the global ticketing and event platform Eventbrite examines the German festival landscape and the changing needs of festival-goers. A key finding of the cross-sectional survey is that German visitors would like […]
At China’s largest automobile trade fair, the Shanghai Auto, Volkswagen recently presented its new e-mobility model ID. ROOMZZ, featuring vegan leather seat covers. As a zero-emission SUV in the five-metre class, it is intended to […]
Driven by a vision for sustainable living and distrust in the food industry, No Evil Foods production started in the founders’ own kitchens to make innovative plant protein foods with a view to disrupting the […]
The team behind BRIGHT Zine, an ethical lifestyle magazine, is opening an exclusive members’ club featuring a co-working and events space in east London. Opening in June 2019, The BRIGHT Club will give members access to […]
Chef’s Pencil, a culinary website featuring recipes and news from the food and restaurant industries, has released a study on the rise of veganism across the whole of the African content. According to the study, […]
Vivera, one of the largest producers of plant-based meat alternatives in Europe, announces the introduction of its 100% fat free Veggie Bacon Pieces into Sainsbury’s stores across the UK. Vivera currently produces more than 1 […]
UK baked goods chain Greggs has announced it expects annual sales and profits to be “materially higher” this year, following the phenomenal success of its £1 Quorn sausage rolls, which saw demand outweighing supply around […]
Popular American skate footwear brand Vans has just launched a line of vegan shoes in collaboration with the WildAid charity. The shoes depict 13 endangered species with the aim of raising awareness, and use sustainable […]
Canada’s largest coffee chain, Tim Hortons, announced on Wednesday that it will trial the Beyond Meat sausage in two sandwiches and one breakfast wrap, at selected locations. If the trial proves successful, the chain has […]