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This Popular Sausage Bar Just Went 100% Vegan

A meat-heavy Belgian-style sausage bar in San Francisco has gone completely vegan. Belga is now the plant-based restaurant Wildseed, which serves sustainable, healthy food. Owned by the Back of the House Restaurant Group, Wildseed sells...
San Francisco Airport Just Banned Plastic Water Bottles

San Francisco Airport Just Banned Plastic Water Bottles

A ban on single-used plastic water bottles went into effect at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) earlier this week. Plastic is out for shops, restaurants, and vending machines, replaced by glass, aluminum, and certified compostable...
San Francisco Now Has Its First Vegan Grocery Store

San Francisco Now Has Its First Vegan Grocery Store

San Francisco now has its first all-vegan grocery store. Called Green Taste Vegan Goods, the California-based supermarket stocks only plant-based products including dairy-free cheese and cashew yogurt. Vegan eggs by JUST and Beyond Meat burger...
Goldman Sachs Invest $35 Million Into Making Recycled Vegan Shoes

Goldman Sachs Invest $35 Million Into Making Recycled Vegan Shoes

Vegan footwear brand Rothy's has raised $35 million from Goldman Sachs Investment Partners (GSIP) to continue making shoes out of recycled plastic bottles. The leading San Francisco-based brand is known for its sustainable, seamlessly knit,...

Vegan Fried Chicken Vendor Atlas Monroe Is ‘Best’ Says National Fried Chicken Festival Judge

At this year's National Fried Chicken Festival, vegan catering company Atlas Monroe's plant-based Cajun Fried Chicken and Waffles were declared "the best" by Time's Extra Crispy editor, and one of the event's judges, Ryan Grim. Despite the fact it...
Prince Khaled Alaweed, JUST CEO Josh Tetrick to Discuss Vegan Diet at WeWork

Prince Khaled Alaweed, JUST CEO Josh Tetrick to Discuss Vegan Diet at WeWork

A new food sustainability-focused event named "The Future of Food: Tech's Menu for Sustainability" is set to take place in San Francisco. Affiliated with the 2018 Global Climate Action Summit, the event will bring...
WeWork to Host Plant Based Climate Change Summit with Vegan Saudi Prince

Prince Khaled Alwaleed, JUST CEO Josh Tetrick to Discuss Vegan Diet at WeWork

Next month, leaders from around the world will congregate in San Francisco for the 2018 Global Climate Action Summit. The three-day conference includes a number of affiliate events to encourage participants to “take ambition...
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Vegan Fast Food Chain Next Level Burger Expands to Whole Foods Market in San...

A San Francisco Whole Foods Market is welcoming America's "first 100% plant-based burger joint" Next Level Burger to its store. In an Instagram post, Next Level Burger announced, "Get ready San Francisco - we're comin' for ya!"  before adding, "We can't...
Plenty Brings Its Vertical Kale Gardens to Outside Lands Music Festival in San Francisco

Plenty Brings Its Vertical Kale Gardens to Outside Lands Music Festival in San Francisco

San Francisco-based vertical farming company Plenty is to make its debut at Outside Lands, a music festival in the city's Golden Gate Park. The environmentally-conscious farming company will set up camp in the Farmers Market,...
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Alicia Silverstone Urges Followers to Attend Vegan Conference, WTH-COW-CON, in San Francisco

Actor and vegan advocate, Alicia Silverstone, is encouraging her followers to attend a new vegan conference in San Francisco. The two-day conference, inspired by films Cowspiracy and What the Health, will focus on wellness, sustainability,...

Irish City of Cork Urged to Follow San Francisco’s Lead and Ban Fur

Following the city of San Francisco's fur ban, animal rights organization PETA is urging the Irish city of Cork, sister city to San Francisco, to follow its example. "Since so many people are turning their backs...

Postmates Permanently Cease All Deliveries of Foie Gras

Postmates, a US-based nationwide delivery service, has put an end to all deliveries of foie gras. This decision follows action from the animal rights organization, PETA, which reached out to the company to educate it on...

San Francisco Officially Bans the Sale of Fur

In a unanimous decision by San Francisco's board of supervisors, the city voted this afternoon to ban the sale of fur, making it the largest city in the country to enact such a ban. The...
San Francisco Restaurant Celebrates Chinese New Year With Vegan Shark Fin Soup

Vegan Shark Fin Soup Arrives at San Francisco Restaurant for Chinese New Year

The controversial Chinese delicacy, shark fin soup, gets a vegan makeover this Chinese New Year as the San Francisco restaurant Enjoy Vegetarian will feature a plant-based version as part of an 11-course vegan meal...

Vegan Company, Impossible Foods Secures a Whopping $75 Million In Fresh Funds

Bay Area's fast emerging plant based startup, Impossible Foods, is set to announce a fresh new $75 million funding by way of a 'convertible note'. With current investors including Bill Gates and Singapore-based firm, Temasek,...