Israeli start-up Yofix Probiotics Ltd., winner of Pepsico’s European Nutrition Greenhouse Programme 2018, has launched its first dairy-free, soy-free yogurt alternative line with three flavours. The products are made using a unique formula made from […]
Until now, vanilla bean has been known as a restaurant guide app for helping you find vegan-friendly restaurants. Now, the startup is entering into a new phase: vanilla bean is aiming to become the world’s first […]
Tobias Leenaert: “I Suspect Clean Meat Can Be the Technological Revolution That Precedes a Moral Revolution.”
Since the below interview was first published we received several comments on social media, which we welcome at vegconomist. Tobias Leenaert is a co-founder of ProVeg who recently published his book “How to Create a Vegan […]
Hugo Boss [Update: 25/02/2019: out of stock] has launched a range of vegan men’s footwear made from sustainable pineapple leaf fibres called Pinatex. Pinatex is created as a by-product of the pineapple growing industry, allowing farmers […]
New research from Mintel shows that UK vegan new product development (NPD) is flourishing so much so that in 2018 the UK was the nation with the highest number of new vegan food products launched, […]
Smart luggage pioneer Horizn Studios, the Berlin-based start-up spearheading Europe’s smart travel market, has secured €10m (£8,990,000) in Series B funding. Horizn offers a vegan line of luggage called Blue Vega, which includes wash bags and […]
According to new research by Fact.MR, sales of vegan yogurts increased by more than 66 million pounds in 2018. The research found that new flavours, health benefits of veganism, and celebrities endorsing plant-based living are […]
Vegan First is India’s first digital and print publication and portal dedicated to everything vegan and cruelty-free. Recognising the rise of interest in veganism and the lack of readily available information about it, Vegan First […]
According to Retail News Asia, vegan and cruelty free fashion is booming in South Korea. The article dated 7th January, states that environmentally friendly garments, including animal-free, have increased by 20 percent compared to last […]
Forbes reports plant-based eating as one on the top trends driving the food and beverage industry. With third of the population actively reducing their meat consumption, the demand for plant-based products is rapidly growing in 2019.
Leading global health foods supplier All About Healthy Foods (the principal of Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC) has joined forces with distributer Worldwide Food Associates (WFA) to bring the Loma Linda range of plant-based products to […]
Farmers Weekly, a publication addressing the UK farming community, has discussed vegans and veganism twice so far in these early days of 2019, with one writer appealing to its readers that it’s time for farmers […]
BOCA, the Kraft owned company that has been producing vegetarian burgers since 1979, has announced they are changing the recipe of several of its products to make them 100% plant-based, in response to recent campaigning.
Game of Thrones actor Jerome Flynn has spoken out for veganism and against animal cruelty in farming practices. In this video made for animal right organisation PETA, Flynn talks about the intense suffering of animals […]
American-style restaurant chain TGI Fridays has added a 100% vegan burger to its menu across the UK this week.