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Rihanna Announces Launch of Fenty Beauty and Fenty Skin Across Africa
May 13, 2022
Fenty Beauty, the vegan cosmetics brand launched by music star Robyn Rihanna Fenty, debuted in 2017 across 17…
OmniPork Vietnamese Dish
OmniFoods and NYC Chefs Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with New OmniPork Dishes
May 13, 2022
In honor of Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Month, plant-based foods brand OmniFoods is joining with chefs across…
James Cromwell Starbucks Protest NYC
James Cromwell’s Starbucks Protest Sparks Global Conversation on Chain’s Plant-Based Milk Fees
May 11, 2022
In a widely publicized event, actor James Cromwell protested Starbucks on May 10 by supergluing his hand to…
VitroLabs Cultivated Leather Raises $46M from Fashion Giant Kering & Leonardo DiCaprio 
May 5, 2022
Luxury giant Kering has backed VitroLabs, a San Francisco startup developing cell-cultivated leather. The French fashion company, whose…
Double Your Donation: Vegan Meals For Refugees in Ukraine
May 2, 2022
Vegconomist is supporting a vegan meals project for refugees in the Ukrainian city of Lviv (read more about…
Neat Food Co/ Burger Leonardo DiCaprio Invests
Leonardo DiCaprio Now an Investor in Lewis Hamilton’s Neat Food Co
April 28, 2022
The NEAT Food Co, the UK vegan fast food chain backed by Lewis Hamilton, reveals actor Leonardo DiCaprio…
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Nature’s Fynd Awarded $4.76M Grant to Expand Fermentation Tech to Rural Farmers
April 27, 2022
Nature’s Fynd, a food company growing novel Fy™ protein from fermented microbes, has received a $4.76M grant from…
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Seven Countries Join Forces to Push Development of Plant-Based Sector Around the Planet
April 27, 2022
The newly launched International Plant-Based Foods Working Group reports to vegconomist that it is gaining momentum, with seven…
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Salvador Brazil to Serve 10M Plant-Based School Meals in Agreement With Animal Charities
April 27, 2022
Salvador, the third-most populous city in Brazil, is to serve ten million plant-based school meals every year following…
Hey Humans Personal Care Products
Jada Pinkett Smith’s “Hey Humans” Eco-Conscious Personal Care Line Debuts at Walgreens
April 27, 2022
Hey Humans, a 99% plastic-free personal care brand co-created by Jada Pinkett Smith, is expanding to 6,000 US…
PETA McPlant Giveaway
PETA’s “10,000 McPlants in 10 Days” Campaign Boosts Sales for McDonald’s Vegan Burger
April 26, 2022
Animal rights organization PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) recently wrapped up a free public giveaway…
#WeCareWeDare campaign
400+ Companies Join Green Monday’s #WeCareWeDare Campaign for Earth Month
April 25, 2022
Hong Kong-based social venture Green Monday is celebrating its tenth anniversary and Earth Month with a new campaign…
Farmer Toolkit
Miyoko’s Creamery, Mercy for Animals and Animal Outlook Launch Toolkit to Help Farmers Transition to Plants
April 20, 2022
Three of the largest organizations in farmed animal welfare have joined forces to launch The Farmer Toolkit –…
Thomas Muller GREENFORCE
Germany’s National Soccer Player Thomas Müller Invests in GREENFORCE
April 20, 2022
Germany’s GREENFORCE has brought another prominent investor on board. At the end of 2021, presenter Joko Winterscheidt and…
The Vegan Society Grants Programme
Calling Vegan NGOs: The Vegan Society Grant Opens for Applications
April 13, 2022
The Vegan Society is looking for individuals and grassroots organizations to support through its vegan grant program. Set up…
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