VegNews Daily

Vegan Baker Uses Kickstarter to Launch Business

Houston’s Pleasantly Plump Vegan Baked Goods hopes to build a custom website, buy new equipment, and get vegan certified.

Baker Priscilla Muller of Pleasantly Plump Vegan Baked Goods is ready to take the next step with her dairy- and egg-free desserts, and hopes a Kickstarter campaign will enable her to custom-build a new website, purchase baking equipment, and have her sweet treats vegan certified. Muller, who started Pleasantly Plump roughly six months ago outside of her full-time restaurant job, currently sells her cookies at local events including Houston’s monthly Lone Star Bazaar market. Orders can be placed for vegan muffins, sweet breads, and cupcakes such as the Spiced Rum Cupcake with Coconut Buttercream Frosting and Tart Caramel Drizzle.

Vegan Company to Appear on Shark Tank Tonight

Vegan honey company Bee Free Honee will appear on popular reality TV series to seek investment.
Read More »

Field Roast to Be Sold at Publix Grocery Chain

Meat alternative Field Roast now available at Southeastern US supermarket chain.
Read More »

Dart the Dolphin Dies at SeaWorld

Performing dolphin is the third animal to die at the aquatic park in three months.
Read More »

McDonald’s Launches Calorie-Bomb Kale Salads

New “Keep Calm Caesar On” kale salad has more calories and sodium than a Double Big Mac.
Read More »

Petition Launched Demanding Vegan Hershey's Kisses

In Defense of Animals is making the case for Hershey’s to offer a dairy-free version.
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 »