--%> Veganism a Rising Trend in Philly
VegNews Daily

Veganism a Rising Trend in Philly

Locally sourced food and delicious, dynamic options have given veganism cool credibility in the City of Brotherly Love.

In a recent Philadelphia Magazine blog post, “Vegan Vogue: Why it’s Hip to Go Meat-Free in Philly,” contributor Lindsey Murray notes the rising number of plant-based food options in the City of Brotherly Love, whether full-on vegan eateries or restaurants that have added veg-friendly options. Dietician Deanna Segrave-Daly told the news source that the increased interest in locally sourced food has helped influence public favor of veganism and now more omnivores are seeing that eating vegan “doesn’t have to be a plate of rices with veggies.” Nicole Marquis, the owner of Philly’s cruelty-free fast food restaurant HipCityVeg, notes that establishments can bolster their business by catering to the taste buds of the varied demographic. 

Pamela Anderson Gets "Fattest City" Mayor to Go Vegan

Jackson, MS Mayor Chokwe Lumumba goes vegan for one month to set an example for city residents.
Read More »

Vietnam to Shut Down Bear Bile Farms

The country will release 1,000 bears held captive for their bile thanks to animal-rights group Animals Asia.
Read More »

Vegan Food Truck Donates $500 Mystery Tip to Animals

Wichita's double-decker vegan food bus Kind Kravings passed on an unexpected anonymous tip to benefit local animals.
Read More »

Vegan Chain Veggie Grill Expands to Chicago

The popular West Coast chain will open its first midwest location this fall as part of its plans to expand nationwide.
Read More »

Men's Leather Shoe Brand Debuts Vegan Boot Line

Shoe company Hound & Hammer swaps leather and calf lining for canvas for its new Grover-Vegan boot styles.
Read More »

This Week on VegNews TV: The secret to these delightful sweet treats is white beans! Aylin Erman shows you how to make these simple blondies.

More Videos »