UK startup Livia’s already has a following of 200,000 and is backed by a plethora of respected investors in the industry including Jaap Korteweg (founder of Vegetarian Butcher), Michiel van Deursen (entrepreneur and investor focussing […]
Rihanna has introduced her second global beauty brand, Fenty Skin, in partnership with Kendo Brands, an LVMH-owned beauty developer. The range is 100% vegan and cruelty-free and designed for all skin types and colours.
The emerging Canadian plant-based food technology company, which recently became the second plant meat IPO, reveals it will significantly scale its distribution network, which has already been expanded by over 30%.
UK based The Meatless Farm reveals its nationwide £1.5 million campaign, which is aimed at former meat-eaters who have switched their diet during lockdown. The new campaign is supposed to offer a light-hearted approach to […]
Nature’s Fynd is a sustainable foods company employing breakthrough fermentation technology to produce Fy™, the product of a cultivated, naturally occurring microorganism from the hot springs of Yellowstone National Park, which is being used to […]
More evidence that plant-based foods are continuing to gain market strength comes from Milton Keynes in the UK, where ‘free from’ brand Gosh! has announced that it is planning to scale up production to meet […]
Are more vegan restaurants opening during COVID rather than closing? Ken Spector, Principal at long-time trusted HappyCow Vegan Restaurant Guide, broke the news with Elysabeth Alfano on The Plantbased Business Hour on global vegan restaurant […]
Convenience store chain, Wawa, and Beyond Meat have partnered to bring the new plant-based Sizzli® Breakfast Sandwich to the Mid-Atlantic. The sandwich features Beyond Breakfast Sausage and is now available at 650 stores in Pennsylvania, […]
Beyond Meat has partnered with major club stores, BJ’s Wholesale and Sam’s Club, this summer. The company has specially created the Beyond Burger® 8-pack for the stores to help increase accessibility, affordability, and convenience.
Impossible Foods recently announced a collaboration with Colin Kaepernick and Know Your Rights Camp to support food security and social justice throughout 2020. The partnership began in San Francisco this month and will include Los […]
New Age Meats, the Californian cell-based meat startup specialising in cultivated pork, recently announced that it has raised a $2M Seed extension round led by TechU Ventures. The company has to date raised $5M from […]
Research by commercial law firm EMW has found that there was a dramatic rise in the number of trademarked vegan products in 2019. 107 trademarks were registered in 2019 compared to 47 the previous year […]
Venture investments in alternative protein companies have almost doubled in 2020, according to investor network Farm Animal Investment Risk & Return (FAIRR). In just the first seven months of the year, $1.1 billion was invested […]
Plant-based egg substitutes brand Oggs has announced it is launching its liquid egg alternative in major UK supermarkets. The product, made with aquafaba, will soon be available at Asda and Sainsbury’s.
Research carried out by DoorDash examining North American food trends in 2020 has found that meat-free burgers have experienced a huge surge in popularity. Sales increased by 443 percent in the first six months of […]