Last week, two companies were honored by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) for their work in creating plant-based meats that rival conventional meat. According to UNEP, these companies — Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods — are evolving the food system by removing the need for animal agriculture, which has a significant detrimental impact on […]
The vegan Beyond Burger has consistently outperformed sales of grass-fed beef burgers at Mediterranean fast-casual concept, Luna Grill. QSR Magazine reports that the plant-based burger patty, made by California-based vegan meat brand Beyond Meat, has beat sales of Luna Grill’s signature Grass Fed Burger by 40 percent since being added to the menu last April. The […]
UK burger and chicken restaurants are adding more vegan menu items to keep customers, according to a new report. The report, conducted by Market Research Hub, noted that the biggest threat to the survival of traditionally meaty restaurants in the UK is the new consumer trend to ditch animal products. However, many chains are choosing […]
It’s no easy task in today’s booming vegan market, but a winner in the Best Vegan Burger contest has been crowned. That is — if you consider comedy duo Rhett and Link’s opinions crown-worthy. Will the winner surprise you? Probably not, but it’s still worthy of four minutes of your life. In a recent Facebook […]
Across the world, consumers are more conscious of the environment, animal welfare, and their own health – but they’re still keen on convenience. As a result, vegan dining is making its way into the fast-food sector, the Canadian Press reports. Referring to comments made by Robert Carter, the executive director of foodservice for the NPD […]