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Canada Goose Confirms it Will Stop Using Fur By 2022

Canada Goose Confirms it Will Stop Using Fur By 2022
After pledging last April to use only “reclaimed” fur by 2022 as part of a new sustainability plan; outdoor clothing manufacturer Canada Goose has announced that it will phase out the use of all fur in its products by the end of next year. “This is a significant step forward toward building a more humane and sustainable world" - Humane …

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Future Meat Opens "World's First" Industrial Cell-Cultured Meat Facility, Will Produce 500kg Per Day

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Israeli food-tech company Future Meat has opened what it claims is the first industrial cell-cultured meat facility in the world. It will produce 500 kilograms of cultured meat per day, equivalent to 5000 hamburgers.

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THIS Secures £11M - "Highest Ever" Series A Round in UK Alt Meat

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UK plant meat producer THIS™ today announced the closing of an £11 million Series A round led by BGF and Lever VC, which the brand says is the largest ever Series A fundraise for a UK based alt meat brand. "We've got some wacky plans for new tech and a huge lineup of plant-based products, which will make eating plant-based …

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OmniPork Continues World Domination, Now Available in 25 Restaurants Across the USA

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OmniFoods, the food innovation arm under the award-winning Green Monday Holdings which produces the Asian success story OmniPork, announces that its 100% plant-based pork protein will be served in 25 restaurant brands across the USA this summer. "We are continuing to work with fantastic restaurant partners and creative chefs who appreciate the impact food can have on our world" - …

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Canada's Female-Owned Vegan Candy Brand Yumy Bear Reveals $50M IPO

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Canadian confectionery brand Yumy Bear - the low-sugar, vegan gummy specialist - will begin trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) in July under the symbol “YUMY”. The female-led startup anticipates a $50 million enterprise value, while also revealing plans for US expansion in 2022. "Unique gummy candy that is delicious and optimal for health-conscious people that also care about …

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PURIS Opens New Facility After Being Named World's Most Innovative Food Company

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In March, US plant protein producer PURIS claimed the top spot on Fast Company's list of the world's most innovative food companies. Now, it is opening a new facility that will make it North America's top pea protein supplier.

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Singaporean University Introduces "Asia Pacific's First Alt-Protein University Course"

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Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU), one of the top universities in Asia, has approved a new course called "Future Foods - Introduction to Advanced Meat Alternatives".

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Meet MoEa, The Company Making Sneakers From Five Types of Sustainable Vegan Leather

MoEa vegan leather sneakers
Many sustainable fashion brands are now using leather alternatives made from materials like apple, pineapple, corn, cactus, or grape. But French shoe brand MoEa is taking things a step further by using all five!

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Study Says Vegan Barbecues Are Significantly Healthier Than Conventional Ones

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A study conducted by UK motorhome rental company Camptoo has found significant differences in the nutritional profile of vegan barbecue meals compared to conventional ones.

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