From tomorrow, Friday 10th April, your vegconomist staff will take a short break for Easter and will return to the newsdesk to publish the latest in global vegan business news at lunchtime (CET) Tuesday 14th. […]
Vevolution, a global platform for plant powered positive change, has released 4 episodes of a new podcast series called She Loves, which has been created to inspire, support and empower aspirational, eco conscious women creating […]
The Plant Powered Women’s Network is a new membership platform aimed at helping vegan women become leaders in their field. If the current coronavirus pandemic has shown us one thing, it’s that our society and […]
The new PigOut® Pigless Pork Rinds from Outstanding Foods, launched in the better-for-you marketplace last month in the USA has made such an impact on rapper and multi-platinum artist Snoop Dogg, that he has invested […]
In honor of National Pi Day 2020 (March 14), Silk is seeking a grandparent to review desserts containing Silk Dairy-Free Heavy Whipping Cream Alternative and suggest improvements to recipes before they are published. The chosen […]
Honest Tea Founder and Ex-Beyond Meat Exec Chairman, Seth Goldman, recently announced his new project as a founder of PLNT Burger, a newly launched animal product-free, quick-serve concept located in Whole Foods Market in Silver Spring, Maryland.
It has been announced today that plantbased consumer platform LIVEKINDLY has been taken over by Foods United, a subsidiary of the Swiss investor Blue Horizon, which also recently acquired a majority stake in the German […]
Alan Sugar, founder of TV show The Apprentice which starred Donald Trump in its American counterpart, has stated that (food) companies that do not adapt to offer young people vegan options could end up like […]
Eiko Onishi has designed an app in Hong Kong that will encourage restaurants to offer more vegan menu options and will connect meat-free eaters to those restaurants. Pay-a-Vegan looks set to launch this summer.
In a much publicised image, vegan activist Joaquin Phoenix celebrates his Oscar win by enjoying a vegan burger with fiance Rooney Mara. The implications of this, in addition to his beautifully crafted acceptance speech, could […]
Interest in healthy ingredients such as superfoods spike in January, in line with cultural attempts at self-improvement in the new year. But did you know that interest in kale peaks in January, blueberries should ideally […]
According to The Drum, animal rights organization, PETA, has ended its long-running ‘I’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur’ campaign. The global advertising sensation had featured feminists, actors, supermodels, artists, indie rock bands, and more.
Today the Beyond Collection by Dunkin’ x Snoop limited-edition merchandise goes live from its online pop-up shop at shopdunkin.com. Snoop Dogg, a Beyond Meat Ambassador and Investor, collaborated with Dunkin’ to create collectible apparel celebrating […]
As reported by footwearnews.com, this year marks the first time Boston-based running shoe company Saucony, has put out a Super Bowl commercial. It used its ad spot to debut Originals, its new biodegradable shoe line.
Last year, mainstream UK television’s Channel 4 and plant meat producer the Meatless Farm entered into a seven figure equity deal. Now, following the channel screening two documentaries about the meat industry, the National Farmer’s […]