Fast Food

HipCityVeg Burger and Fries
HipCityVeg: An East Coast Sensation Planning 100’s of New Locations
February 18, 2022
As California’s vegan fast food movement grows, one fast-casual brand has been quietly taking the East Coast by…
Torchy’s Tacos Unveils New Menu Items, Including Plant-Based Beyond Beef® Taco, Scratch-Made Churros and Return of the Tipsy Chick
February 2, 2022
Starting Feb. 9, fans can try out Torchy’s new offerings nationwide, along with February’s Taco of the Month,…
Absurd Bird Heinz vegan burger
Heinz Partners With UK Fried Chicken Chain Absurd Bird For Plant-Based Burger
January 25, 2022
Food giant Heinz has partnered with UK fried chicken chain Absurd Bird to unveil a limited-edition plant-based burger…
PLNT Burger 10th Location New York City
PLNT Burger Continues Expansion, Opens 10th Restaurant in New York City
January 21, 2022
PLNT Burger announces the plant-based chain has expanded to New York City for the first time with a…
McDonald's Beyond Meat McPlant Burger Expands 600 Locations
McDonald’s Expands Beyond Meat McPlant Burger to 600 US Locations
January 20, 2022
McDonald’s announces the fast food chain is expanding a trial of the McPlant burger to hundreds of new…
Plant-Based Hot Dog
Wienerschnitzel Launches Field Roast Vegan Hot Dogs Across All Locations Following Successful Trial
January 11, 2022
American hot dog chain Wienerschnitzel announces the company is bringing Field Roast’s plant-based hot dogs to all 327…
NXT LVL PZA Partners With Biggest Names in Vegan Meat For “Secretly Vegan” Pizzas
January 11, 2022
Brand new London pizzeria NXT LVL PZA is partnering with some of the biggest names in plant-based meat…
Domino's Vegan Pepperoni Pizza
Domino’s Vegan Pepperoni Pizza Added Across UK for Veganuary 
January 7, 2022
Domino’s vegan pepperoni pizza to be available nationwide at 1,200 UK outlets  Domino’s Pizza has added a new…
Copper Branch Nashville Chicken Sandwich
Canada’s Copper Branch Launches Atlas Monroe “Cult Favorite” Fried Chicken
January 7, 2022
Canadian restaurant chain Copper Branch, which operates 40 locations around the world,  is launching a Nashville Chicken Sandwich…
KFC Plant-Based Chicken
KFC Canada to Make Plant-Based Chicken Permanent Menu Item
January 6, 2022
KFC Canada announces the company is making vegan fried chicken, using Lightlife plant-based fillets, a fixed menu item.…
Vegan Japanese-Inspired Fish and Chips
Wagamama Launches Vegan Japanese-Inspired Fish and Chips for Veganuary
January 5, 2022
UK-based Asian fusion chain Wagamama has launched a new dish — plant-based Japanese-inspired fish and chips. The “fish”…
Beyond Fried Chicken nuggets
KFC Rolls Out Beyond Meat Fried Chicken Across the US
January 5, 2022
KFC restaurants across the US will begin offering Beyond Meat fried chicken from January 10. The news comes…
burger king launches vegan nuggets
Burger King Launches Vegan Nuggets in the UK, 50% of Menu to Be Plant-Based by 2030
January 5, 2022
Burger King launches vegan nuggets, becoming the first fast-food chain in the UK to do so. Like most…
KFC Vegan Burger
KFC Brings Back Vegan Burger Permanently by Popular Demand 
January 4, 2022
Fast-food giant KFC is returning its Original Recipe Vegan Burger to restaurants across the UK due to its…
Resolve to Go Vegan in January! Mellow Mushroom Rolls into 2022 with New Vegan Pizzas
January 4, 2022
ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#FollowYourHeart–With the new year and a renewed focus on health, Mellow Mushroom, the originators of hand-tossed, stone-baked…
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