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Ctrl Alt Meat: Veganuary and the Future of Plant-Based Foods

by Katie Briefel

The global food system is facing unparalleled challenges and changes. So how can we reset for a better, more sustainable future? The answer is already emerging, with investment in alternative protein companies reaching an all-time $3.1 billion high, policymakers beginning to push for reduced meat consumption and supermarket shelves hosting more vegan options than ever before. This Veganuary it is easier than ever to make the switch to a more plant-based diet. Veganuary, the movement which encourages individuals to adopt a vegan diet for the month of January, has proven to be wildly popular with over 500,000 taking the pledge last year, and two million signing up since the campaign began in 2014. As consumer engagement with Veganuary has grown, so too has the food …


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Since a few weeks ago, you can now listen to all new articles either directly on the website or as an audio podcast in Spotify and all podcast players. Again, as is so often the case, accessibility helps everyone. Most of the articles have a duration of about two to four minutes and are therefore ideal as short news chunks throughout the day. Whether you’re on your way to work in the car, on the train or on your bike, or out for a walk alone or with your dog. With Spotify or any podcast app of your choice, even offline and therefore available everywhere. Below are a few podcast app recommendations: iOS Overcast (free) Apple Podcast (free) Android Podcast Addict (free) Player FM (free) …


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Vevolution Launches Third Series of Plant-Based Business Podcast

London-based vegan business community Vevolution announces the launch of the third series of the Plant-Based Business Podcast. Since its launch in late 2019 the podcast has regularly been trending in the Apple UK Business Podcast charts and has attracted a global roll-call of leading plant-based entrepreneurs and investors.