Celebrities

Tabitha Brown Target Collection
Tabitha Brown and Target Announce New “Tabitha Brown for Target” Clothing Line
May 19, 2022
Tabitha Brown, a pop culture superstar known for her cheerful take on vegan cooking, is partnering with retail…
Footprint Coalition X Motif Foodworks
Robert Downey Jr.’s FootPrint Coalition Invests in Motif Foodworks For “New-to-the-World” Plant-Based Foods
May 18, 2022
Robert Downey Jr.’s FootPrint Coalition Ventures invests in Boston’s Motif Foodworks to create next gen plant-based foods “moving…
Mind Blown Seafood + Tom Colicchio
Top Chef’s Tom Colicchio Joins Mind Blown Seafood as New Investor
May 17, 2022
Alt-seafood company Mind Blown Plant-Based Seafood announces TV host and celebrity chef Tom Colicchio is the company’s newest…
Fenty_Rihanna_Africa
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
OmniPork Luncheon meat
OmniFoods Celebrating Earth Day with Month of Planet-Friendly Partnerships
April 11, 2022
OmniFoods, makers of plant-based OmniPork products, is honoring Earth Day on April 22 with a month-long series of…
VWS Audience
Vegan Women Summit 2022 Returns to Inspire Rising Women Leaders
April 8, 2022
The Vegan Women Summit (VWS) is returning to Los Angeles on April 8 for a full-day conference with…
Jennifer Stojkovic - VWS
Jennifer Stojkovic Launches First Book on Women in Food Tech: “The Future of Food is Female”
April 5, 2022
Jennifer Stojkovic, executive leader and founder of the Vegan Women Summit, announces the launch and tour of her…
Christian and Sean 'O Sullivan Taste the Future
Leading Startups Gather at “Taste the Future” to Showcase the Best in Alt-Protein
April 1, 2022
On March 24th, over 100 guests from journalism, finance and the alt-protein industry gathered at the Four Seasons…
shoe startup Hylo
Ex Pro Footballer Raises £2.5M to “Change the Future of Sportswear” With New Brand Hylo
March 29, 2022
UK-based shoe startup Hylo has secured £2.5 million ($3.2 million) in a Series A funding round for low…
Plant Pub burger
PlantPub and Matthew Kenney to Open World’s Largest Vegan Sports Bar in Boston
March 22, 2022
PlantPub, a 100% plant-based sports bar, is to open a new 8,000 sq. ft. location in Boston, MA…
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