News

McDonald’s Japan Launches Tofu McNuggets

The fast-food chain introduces tofu-based product following meat scandal.

Following a nationwide scandal over the use of expired meat at its restaurants, McDonald’s Japan introduced a new item to its menu today—Tofu McNuggets. Made with tofu, vegetables, and fish paste, the product launch comes on the heels of a public outcry following the revelation that a Chinese supplier for the fast-food chain was selling expired meat with falsified labels. McDonald’s has halted sales of all chicken products that have come from China and has begun sourcing its meat from Thailand. 

 Comments

More News

USDA Survey: Farmers' Markets Are Booming

Farmers' markets look to expand to meet higher demand.
Read More »

Yahoo Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary of Babycakes NYC

Website hails NYC vegan bakery a "trailblazer."
Read More »

Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary Celebrates New Location

In honor of its new location, the animal sanctuary is hosting a vegan bash this weekend in Upstate New York.
Read More »

Consumers: We Want More Plant-Based Protein

A new study reveals consumers want more plant-based options than the food service industry is providing.
Read More »

Documentary Shows Life of an Undercover Investigator

New film highlights the experience of an activist‘s time on a factory farm.
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 »