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Why Swedish Vegan Metal Band Avatar Can't Stay Silent

Swedish Vegan Metal Band Avatar Can’t Stay Silent

Swedish heavy metal band Avatar may not be top of mind when you think of typical vegans, but like others making the plant-based shift, the band is proving the diet can appeal to anyone.  Vegan...
Eat Vegan Food All By Yourself At This Restaurant for One

Eat Vegan Food All By Yourself At This Swedish Restaurant for One

You can now enjoy a sit-down dinner in a meadow in Sweden while adhering to social distancing guidelines in place during the coronavirus pandemic. A new, single-seat restaurant just opened in Värmland—and it serves...
Why Sweden Is Terrified of Oat Milk

Why Sweden Is Terrified of Oat Milk

The dairy industry in Sweden is struggling to accept the fact that people like oat milk. Vegan milk brands like Oatly are quickly becoming a consumer favorite. Sweden is currently in a "milk war," according...
Sweden Now Has Its First Vegan School

Sweden Now Has Its First Vegan School

Sweden now has its first vegan school. Waldorf school Hagaskolan educates students between six and 15 years old and is speculated to be the first vegan school for the age group in all of the...
This Swedish Fast Food Chain Spent 3 Years Creating The Perfect Vegan Beef Burger

This Swedish Fast Food Chain Spent 3 Years Creating The Perfect Vegan Beef Burger

Swedish fast-food chain Max Burgers recently created its own vegan beef burger to improve its impact on the environment. The plant-based option will be available at all of its restaurants in Sweden, Norway, and...
Sweden Is So Good at Recycling It Literally Has No Trash

Sweden Is So Good at Recycling It Literally Has No Trash

Sweden's recycling system is so efficient that the country has virtually run out of rubbish, the Independent reported. The Scandinavian nation has imported rubbish from other countries for several years to keep its recycling plants...
Burger King Now Has 'Unbelievable' Vegan Chicken and Whoppers

‘Unbelievable’ Vegan Chicken Sandwiches Launch at Burger King

(Updated May 23, 2019) Two "Unbelievable" vegan meat burgers are coming to Burger King restaurants in Sweden. The Unbelievable Whopper, a vegetarian burger featuring a vegan beef patty, and the Unbelievable Chicken King will...
Vegan Brand Oumph! To Launch in Lidl Sweden

Vegan Brand Oumph! To Launch in Lidl Sweden

Popular vegan meat brand Oumph! is now available in Lidl supermarket locations throughout Sweden, the brand announced yesterday. The move comes as part of its European expansion plans. "We are thrilled that Oumph! will be...
McDonald’s Just Launched Vegan McFalafel ‘Nuggets’ and Dip

McDonald’s Just Launched Vegan McFalafel ‘Nuggets’ and Dip

McDonald's Sweden has added a new vegan menu option. After the success of the McVegan sandwich, a soy-based burger patty featuring an eggless McFeast sauce, the chain is now offering something just for the kids:...

Oatly Plans to Turn Oat Residue Into Renewable Energy Instead of Pig Feed

Major vegan milk brand Oatly has revealed it will find alternatives to selling its oat residue to pig farms. One solution could be to turn the residue into renewable energy, according to a statement released...
Malmö Named Sweden’s Top City for Vegan Food

Malmö Named Sweden’s Top City for Vegan Food

Malmö, the capital and largest city in Sweden's Skåne County, may be the nation's top city for vegan food, according to Swedish news source, The Local. Though the city is famed for its falafel, The Local...
Why Everyone Wants to Try McDonald’s McVegan Burger

Why Everyone Wants to Try McDonald’s McVegan Burger

Since its launch last December, the McVegan has become a runaway hit in Sweden and Finland for the world's biggest fast-food restaurant chain. While the meat-and seafood-heavy regions may seem like unlikely markets for...

30% of Swedish Millennials Eating Vegan Food for Health and Sustainability

A new report has revealed that Nordic citizens are becoming more open to vegan foods. From the top levels of government to individual consumers, a plant-based perspective is taking hold, sparking new policies and changes...
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Meat Consumption Across Sweden Has Hit a Record Low, Says New Report

Sweden is heading toward a meat-free future, according to a new report released by The Swedish Board of Agriculture. In the largest annual decline of meat consumption in nearly thirty years, Swedish residents consumed nearly...

McDonald’s Confirms McVegan as Permanent Menu Item

McDonald’s has announced it will be partnering with Swedish brand Anamma to bring the ‘McVegan’ burger to Sweden later this month. After a trial in Finland, the future of the McVegan burger was uncertain, however,...