The VeganKind is a well-established, fast-growing, and hugely popular vegan delivery box producer based in Scotland. Here at vegconomist we have reported on this founder-couple’s string of successes on a seemingly constant basis, and this […]
UK supermarket Morrisons is launching a new plant-based food-to-go and delivery outlet called Street Vegan in London’s trendy Camden, stocking vegan fast-food and treats. The Market Kitchen concept store, of which Street Vegan will be […]
The UK’s leading seitan manufacturer, LoveSeitan, has reported a 78 percent increase in demand in 2020 compared to the previous year. The company says demand is continuing to rise and it is on course for […]
Itsu, an Asian-inspired healthy eating brand, has launched a new line of vegan protein noodle dishes that will be available at Sainsbury’s in the UK and on Amazon from this month. The soya bean noodles, […]
HOWND, a UK-based producer of cruelty-free, plant-based pet care products which has been operational since 2015, announces the launch of new product line HOWND Plant Powered Superfood. The first offering as part of the new […]
Danone North America, the world’s largest Certified B Corporation, today announces it will acquire 100% of the shares of Earth Island, producer of Follow Your Heart, a US leader of dairy alternatives and maker of […]
Violife‘s latest product launch is a plant-based smoked cheese slice that comes in a circular shape, which the brand says is a market first for a vegan smoked cheese. The slices feature an edible ‘rind’ […]
Plant & Bean is a collaborative venture between Brecks Foods’ Meat-Free Division in the UK and NR Instant plc, a stock exchange-listed specialty food producer based in Thailand. The company now announces it has acquired […]
XCellR8, a UK-based, GLP-accredited laboratory focused exclusively on animal-free safety and efficacy tests, announces it has secured £100,000 from Unilever and AstraZeneca to develop vegan-friendly testing for new cosmetics and personal care products. The company […]
As we reported last year, brick and mortar vegan grocery store The Good Kind opened in London last September, aimed at “meat-eaters who want to eat less meat but don’t know where to start”. Founder […]
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has paid a visit to the VBites factory in North East England, one of Europe’s largest plant-based factories. The politician met with founder and owner Heather Mills at the facility, […]
BMW-owned British car brand Mini is to stop offering leather interiors in all new models. The company says the decision was inspired by a desire for improved sustainability.
British cell-based meat company CellulaREvolution has raised £1M in its latest funding round, with investors including Orange Light Ventures, CPT Capital, and the Northern Accelerator Seed Investment Fund.
Biff’s, the London-based vegan restaurant and jackfruit brand which says is the UK’s largest vegan delivery operator, has created what could be the first home-delivery vegan junk food tasting menu. Co-founder Christa Bloom-Burrows tells vegconomist […]
From March, frozen pizza producer Dr. Oetker launches a vegan Pizza Margherita Pomodori through its popular Ristorante line, as the first vegan frozen pizza in this range. Dr. Oetker Professional’s offshoot Chicago Town, which makes […]