The meat-free jerky market is soaring, according to one new report from True Industry News. Jerky, traditionally made from animal products such as beef, can be created from plant-based ingredients including wheat gluten, soy, mushrooms, vegetables, and fruits. Vegan jerky is often high in protein and low in calories, and as True Industry notes, it can […]
Actor Zac Efron has been cradling baby goats with his younger brother Dylan Efron at an unnamed location, as the pair are “off the grid.” In a recent Instagram post, Efron said, “Going off the grid w/ @dylanefron for a few days to ?. ✌️ LA.” The picture posted alongside the caption showed the brothers looking down and […]
Albany-based all-natural soap brand RAD Soap Co has launched a new Jurassic World themed range of vegan products. The brand signed a deal with Universal Studios to make the new range, which is now available from the RAD Soap website and Amazon. Co-founder Sue Kerber hopes the new partnership with Universal will bring the company […]
Danish vegan meat brand Naturli’ Foods is secretly trialing its products with an unnamed retailer in the United States. The company recently announced the UK launch of its vegan mince and burgers with supermarket giant Sainsbury’s, and in Australia, its mince is now available from leading chain Woolworths. “We are in a trial phase, and [we have] […]
A brand new monthly vegan market “First Friday Night Market” is launching in San Diego on July 6th. Following events will take place on the first Friday of every month. Hosted by vegan venue and restaurant Anthem Vegan, along with Vegan in San Diego, and the El Cajon Boulevard Business Improvement Association, the market will feature a variety […]
A new vegan restaurant and jazz bar, When Polly Met Fergie, is set to launch in Peterborough this summer. Founded by Alastair Norwell and his partner Paula, the new jazz bar has been in the works for some time. “It’s been a slow process,” Norwell told Peterborough Today. “But we had spent money on the planning side of […]
Vegan actor and activist Alicia Silverstone credits her plant-based lifestyle as responsible for keeping her looking just like she did in 1995’s hit comedy “Clueless,” in which she played the now iconic protagonist, Cher Horowitz. In an interview with Redbook, the star revealed that whilst there are many wellness trends out there, she believes she […]
A brand new vegan taco restaurant, “Tacotarian,” is hoping to open its doors in Las Vegas by the end of July. Located in Spring Valley’s Lyden Square retail center, the new 1,440 square foot plant-based eatery intends to “turn Vegas vegan one taco at a time.” The menu includes the Al Pastor taco, with seitan, […]
US burger chain Smashburger has launched a new alternative menu in UK locations featuring the vegan “Alternative Burger” and three vegan milkshakes. Created by The Not Beef Burger Co, the new 92-calorie vegan patty is made from a variety of plant-based ingredients, including mushrooms, kidney beans, chickpeas, beetroot, golden beets, bulgur wheat, and soybeans. The alternative […]
Exeter’s first vegan market has launched at the city’s Corn Exchange and is currently due to take place in July, September, and October, with its first event held on June 23rd. All profits from the event will be donated to local charity, Exeter Friends for Animals (EFFA). Over 40 food stalls, artisans, traders, and small local […]
Starbucks has launched its first dairy-free ready-to-drink almond milk beverage: a Dark Chocolate Banana double-shot coffee smoothie — the first of its kind on the market. The new product is not available from Starbucks branches, but from grocery stores across the U.S. Starbucks is launching the new coffee smoothies in response to consumer demand for […]
Taste of Thailand Food Tours, a food tour company which operates across Thailand, has launched a brand new vegan app-based food tour of Sukhumvit Road, which has been named “the Best of Vegan Bangkok.” “[We] will take you on a journey along Sukhumvit Road, tasting delicious vegan treats and enjoying interesting sights along the way!” Taste […]
Australias biggest airline Qantas recently took to Twitter to promote the plant-based eatery Matcha Mylkbar and its new menu addition, vegan bacon and eggs. “Head down for a taste test, you won’t be disappointed!” The company wrote alongside a promotional video for the cafe. Matcha Mylkbar, based in Victoria, offers a multitude of veganized breakfast options […]
After receiving a final endorsement from the Senate, Canada’s Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act (Bill S-214) is now set to move on to the next phase of its journey in the House of Commons. If passed, the act will ban the testing of domestic animals for cosmetic purposes, as well as the sale of any products that have […]
Do animals talk? One new study says yes, they do. Two-way conversations are common amongst many species of animals, according to new research published in the journal, Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. Prior to the study, communication between animals was not well understood, however, researchers from Germany and the UK have now discovered it is […]
Vegan designer, Stella McCartney, has launched a new clothing range for kids, inspired by nature. Suitable for newborns through to age 14+, the new collection offers a variety of garments for kids adorned with insects such as bees and ladybirds, as well as snails. “This season we’ve looked to one of our favourite source of inspiration […]
Vegan celebrity Steve-O is the fittest and healthiest he has ever been, according to a recent Instagram post from the actor. “For my birthday this year, I decided to get in the best shape I’ve ever been in,” the former “Jackass” star wrote. “I may be old, but I’m healthy as f*ck! #HappyBdayToMe.” Steve-O has been vegan […]