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vWire: "The Goal is to Grow the Vegan Movement So it Reaches More People Every Day"

VWire founder Star Simmonds
vWire News launched in 2020, conceived out of a desire to provide vegan businesses with a platform to easily reach the vegan media with their news releases. As a service, it aims to address the need for a content source solely dedicated to delivering vegan news to the growing number of vegan media and influencers.

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Non-Judgemental TV Ad From allplants Tells Public They Don't Need to Be Vegan

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allplants, the UK based vegan “chef-to-customer” delivery service, has launched a TV ad campaign for Veganuary, conveying to non-vegans a non-judgemental approach. The approach can be seen as clever and imperative, bearing in mind the current importance of encouraging omnivores to try plant-based products.

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One Planet Pizza Closes 2nd Funding Round, is Set to Enter Scandanavia

OPP founders
One Planet Pizza, the UK's leading producer of plant-based frozen pizza, today announces it has secured £360,000 in its second round of funding, exceeding its £340,000 target, from a list of investors including Matthew Glover's Veg Capital and Måns Ullerstam's Kale United.

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President of Argentina Will Give Up Meat if Paul McCartney Sings For Him

Paul McCartney Unión Vegana de Argentina
The President of Argentina, Alberto Fernandez, received a letter from former Beatle Paul McCartney, focusing on the international Meatless Mondays campaign, and the effects of meat on the environment. The president responded that he would agree to stop eating meat if Paul was brought to him to sing the song Blackbird in person.

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Vestar Takes Majority Stake in Dr. Praeger's, Installs Ex Pinnacle Foods CEO as Chair

Vestar Takes Majority Stake in Dr. Praeger's, Installs Ex Pinnacle Foods CEO as Chair
Private equity firm Vestar Capital Partners announces today it has made a majority investment into Dr. Praeger's Sensible Foods. Vestar advisor Jeffrey Ansell, previously CEO of Pinnacle Foods - a $3 billion corporation whose portfolio includes Birds Eye, Earth Balance, EVOL, and Gardein - will join the Dr. Praeger's board as Chairman.

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Heura Triples Turnover as it Continues Plans For Global Domination

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Heura, Europe’s fastest-growing plant-based meat brand, announces it has tripled its turnover in the past year, finishing 2020 with a turnover of €8m, up from €2.5m in 2019. The Spanish plant meat producer states that during the final quarter of 2020, it achieved the same turnover as the whole of the year 2019.

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Violife: "We Want to Show Flexitarians That There’s a More Ethical and Environmentally Sustainable Way to Eat"

Violife: "We Want to Show Flexitarians That There’s a More Ethical and Environmentally Sustainable Way to Eat"
Violife was created by a vegan-dedicated community, based in the beautiful surroundings of Thessalonica in Greece. Committed to making 100% vegan, non-dairy, non GMO foods since the 1990’s, Vioife is a household name in many markets and its portfolio is available in over 50 countries around the world.

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France's ONA Awarded First Ever Michelin Star for a Vegan Only Restaurant

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A French restaurant has been awarded a coveted Michelin star, the first of its kind for an establishment serving only plant-based food. ONA, in the south-west town of Arès in France, was launched via a crowdfunding campaign just four years ago.

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Former UN Diplomat Christiana Figueres Joins the Impossible Foods Board of Directors

Christiana Figueres Impossible Foods
Impossible Foods has announced that Costa Rican diplomat and environmental activist Christiana Figueres, the former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), has been appointed to its board of directors.

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