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The 9 Benefits of Adding Chia Seeds to a Vegan Diet

The 9 Benefits of Adding Chia Seeds to a Vegan Diet

Chia seeds might be tiny, but they contain a wealth of important nutrients. These little seeds come from the flowering Salvia hispanica plant, part of the mint family. Chia seeds are native to central and...
Can a Vegan Diet Improve Your Sleep?

Can a Vegan Diet Improve Your Sleep?

Can a vegan diet improve your sleep? A lot of us have had those nights where we know that we need to wake up earlier than normal, but—instead of letting us sleep—our mind repeats...
What Is a Whole Foods Plant-Based Diet?

What Is a Whole Foods Plant-Based Diet?

Fruit, vegetables, grains, and nuts and seeds are the core of a whole foods plant-based diet. If you grew up hating unseasoned vegetables, that might be cause for alarm. But, this guide to the whole...
Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Coronavirus Lockdown Is Ridiculously Vegan

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Coronavirus Lockdown Is Ridiculously Vegan

Following calls for seniors in California to isolate themselves during the coronavirus outbreak, 72-year-old Arnold Schwarzenegger is at home with his animals and eating vegan food. The actor, former politician, and bodybuilder posted a short...
Sales of Vegan Food Skyrocket to $5 Billion in U.S.

Sales of Vegan Food Skyrocket to $5 Billion in U.S.

New data released by vegan nonprofit the Good Food Institute (GFI) and the Plant-Based Foods Association (PBFA) lobby group indicates that the U.S. plant-based market is now worth nearly $5 billion. According to the data,...
Could a Global Tax on Meat Actually Save Lives?

Could a Global Tax on Meat Actually Save Lives?

At a recent event in the European Parliament, the True Animal Protein Price Coalition (TAPP) proposed a meat tax in Europe. But what impact would this meat tax have on health and climate change?...
California Just Got a Vegan Lobby Group

California Just Got a Vegan Lobby Group

California now has a vegan lobby group. The California Plant Based Alliance (CPBA) is a new political advocacy group that aims to protect the rights of consumers as well as companies making vegan products. As...
Costco Now Has Bulk Buy Vegan Coconut Yogurt

Costco Now Has Bulk Buy Vegan Coconut Yogurt

Costco now stocks vegan coconut yogurt. The American multinational warehouse chain is selling Riviera's Vegan Coconut Delight yogurt in bulk. Costco stocks Riviera coconut yogurt in the flavors Vegan Delight Vanilla, Vegan Delight Pineapple and...
30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based September

30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based September

September is here and pumpkin spice season is upon us. But don't spend too much time mourning the summer, embrace fall. Take a breezy walk and enjoy the change in colors and then come...
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Frozen Junk Food Sales Decline As Vegan Food Takes Over

The processed, frozen T.V. dinners that notoriously became an icon of American food culture from the 1960s onward are on the decline as customers begin gravitating towards more vegan food that is convenient, healthy, and completely...
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Vegan JUST Egg All-Day-Breakfast Burrito Arrives at Veggie Grill Fast-Food Restaurants

US-based vegan fast-casual chain Veggie Grill is set to launch its first-ever all-day breakfast option, "The Breakfast Burrito," featuring JUST's vegan mung-bean based Just Egg on July 11th. JUST (formerly Hampton Creek), has been slowly rolling...

Vegan Athlete Lewis Hamilton Updates Instagram Bio ‘Plant-Based Diet. Love Animals’

Bios are a telling feature on anyone's Instagram account. One can cite a meaningful quote, make a witty comment, professionally state their job title, or simply list off their favorite things. For vegan athlete...
Vegan Food Delivery Orders Are Trending in Ireland

Vegan Takeout Orders on the Rise in Ireland

Irish customers are ordering more plant-based food than ever before in 2018, according to international food delivery service Just Eat. In a press release, the company revealed the top trends that Irish customers are ordering...
Reducing Meat Consumption Necessary for a Sustainable Future, Says Dutch Environmental Council

Dutch Council for the Environment Urges Citizens to Eat More Vegan Food

In order to propel the Netherlands toward a more sustainable food system and improve public health, the Council for the Environmental Infrastructure, an independent advisory board that provides advice on the outlines of policy,...
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Vegan Milk Brand Blue Diamond Becomes Plant Based Foods Association’s 100th Member

The Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA) is now one hundred members strong. The vegan trade group organization just accepted Blue Diamond Growers into their impressive list of innovative and progressive plant-based companies as of...
General Mills Invests $17 Million in Vegan Meal Program

General Mills Invests $17 Million in Vegan Meal Program

Minnesota-based food giant General Mills has announced plans to invest in Urban Remedy, a California-based company specializing in plant-based ready-to-eat meals and cold-pressed juices and drinks. The $17 million round of Series B funding comes...
Are Foods That ‘May Contain Traces’ of Animal Products Vegan?

Are Foods That ‘May Contain Traces’ of Animal Products Vegan?

Updated October 21, 2019. | Picture the following scenario. You’re shopping for vegan groceries and you pick up a bar of dark chocolate. Before adding it to your cart, you flip it over and...
'Remarkable Opportunities' for Vegan Products, Investors Say

Market Research Indicates 8.1% Rise in Vegan Food Sales Whilst Meat and Dairy Sales...

Data compiled by Nielsen, a leading market research company, has indicated that plant-based foods sales have risen 8.1% in the last 12 months. The data which included information from all outlets (including grocery stores,...