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Elon Musk’s ‘Sexy’ Vegan Leather Tesla Model Y SUV Has Arrived

Elon Musk unveiled the latest Tesla model last week, the Model Y, which represents the first vegan SUV offered by the company. The Tesla CEO finally released new images of the vehicle as well as...
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‘MasterChef’ Gets the Ultimate Vegan Challenge

The competition is heating up in the final rounds of "MasterChef." The five competitors, who lost as a team in the last round of the contest, were given the task by Michelin-star chef Alexis...

130-Year-Old Hotel Is Now a Vegan Pub

The Carringbush Hotel now has a new lease on life, having been relaunched as a vegetarian and vegan pub and restaurant. The Melbourne establishment, which relaunched in January, was built in 1869 and was formerly...

Beyond Meat Will Make Vegan Protein Cheaper Than Animals

Updated September 11, 2019. Plant-based meat manufacturer Beyond Meat plans to make its vegan protein cheaper than animal products. The brand plans to invest in the plant protein supply chain in order to create products...

Cadbury’s Vegan Freddo Hot Chocolate Will Help You Get Through Brexit

Cadbury's lovers looking for some comfort in the current UK political climate can celebrate -- the company's Freddo hot chocolate is vegan. The hot chocolate powder is designed to be mixed into milk; this means...

Trader Joe’s Is About to Ditch All Excess Plastic

Trader Joe's is sticking to one of its New Year's resolutions by committing to reduce its plastic waste by more than one million pounds. The move follows growing customer demand for less plastic and more...

16-Year-Old Environmental Activist Nominated for Nobel Prize

Updated April 14, 2019. Greta Thunberg -- the vegan teenage Swedish activist who has led thousands of students to protest against climate change in the last few months -- has received a nomination for...

Lord Sugar Wants to Bring Vegan Skincare to the U.S.

British business magnate Lord Alan Sugar wants to bring cruelty-free and vegan skin care brand Tropic Skincare to the U.S. Australian-Chinese entrepreneur Susie Ma -- also a former contestant on Sugar's show "The Apprentice" -- ...
Denmark’s Favorite Vegan Food Brand Lands In the U.S.

Naturli’ Brings Danish Vegan Meat and Dairy to the U.S.

Danish vegan brand Naturli' is planning to launch in the U.S. The company recently showcased their products at the Natural Expo West in LA, aiming "to impress the Americans the Naturli' way". CEO Henrik Lund...
Russell Brand Is Loving Vegan Baking After Appearing on GBBO

Russell Brand Is Loving Vegan Baking After Appearing on GBBO

British comedian Russell Brand announced he is vegan again after catching the baking bug on a "Great British Bake-Off" special. Brand has always been vocal about his advocacy of a vegetarian diet. But it seems...
A Vegan Pie Just Won a Contest Held By the Pork Association

A Vegan Pie Just Won a Contest Held By the Pork Association

For the first time in its history, a vegan pie has been crowned the winner of the British Pie Awards Competition. The curried sweet potato and butternut squash pie, concocted by butcher Jon Thorner, beat...
The ‘Baby-Sitters Club’ Is Returning With a Vegan Twist

The ‘Baby-Sitters Club’ Is Returning With a Vegan Twist

"The Baby-Sitters Club", a series of books which arguably defined a generation of girls, is being rebooted by Netflix into a new ten-episode series. “The Baby-Sitters Club”, written by Ann M. Martin, originally focused on...

Vegan Wool and Leather Range Debuts at Urban Outfitters

Cruelty-free and vegan accessories brand Matt & Nat will soon debut an outwear collection for autumn 2019. Eight styles will be released in the new line, which includes men's and women's wear, Drapers reports. Vegan leather biker...

You Can Buy Vegan Socks for Plant-Powered Feet From New Look

UK high-street fashion retailer New Look now offers vegan-inspired sock designs. The socks -- made from a soft cotton blend -- feature avocados, carrots, and pandas and bear slogans such as “save our planet, it’s the...
Doctors Are Prescribing Plants to Patients (and They’re Working Better Than Drugs)

Doctors Are Prescribing Plants to Patients (and They’re Working Better Than Drugs)

Updated May 21, 2019. Increasing consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables is so vital to human health that doctors are now writing prescriptions for produce. Diet and Disease More than ever, new evidence about the link...
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Vegan Cheese Is on the Menu at Fatburger Now

Updated May 23, 2019. After being one of the first chains to add the Impossible Burger to its menu, Fatburger now has vegan cheese. Nine locations in Los Angeles are initially offering Daiya dairy-free cheese,...