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Google Exec Pitches Meatless Meat to Investors

Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt discusses Google's interest in the future of plant-based eating.

At an annual shareholder for Google’s umbrella company Alphabest, Inc., executive chairman Eric Schmidt expressed the corporation’s intention to support meatless meat startups. Among topics such as virtual reality, artificial intelligence, self-driving cars, and 3-D printing of building materials, Schmidt presented the concept as “Nerds Over Cattle” to explain the importance of supporting technological advancements in meatless meat production as opposed to slaughtering cows. In a May interview with Fortune, Schmidt named plant-based food as one of six most important technology trends today, stating that he saw a revolution approaching in which plants would replace meat.

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Costco Debuts $5 Vegan Breakfast Bowls Nationwide

The food court at the big-box retailer is about to get a lot more refreshing thanks to a plant-based berry-and-granola loaded açaí bowl, available by the end of this month at locations nationwide.
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Montreal Bans Cruel Horse-Drawn Carriages

Beginning on New Year's Eve 2019, horses will no longer be forced to pull passengers across the cobblestone streets of the Canadian city.
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New Locator Finds Vegan Food at Ballparks

New guide Veggie Happy helps sports fans locate vegan options at stadiums nationwide.
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New Vegan Butcher Shop Opens in Texas

San Antonio's Hip Peaz Vegan Eats offers a rotating menu of vegan meat sandwiches, burritos, and gumbo.
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Vegan Shoe Brand No One's Skin Debuts in London

The new footwear brand aims to eliminate the pollution caused by the animal-based leather industry with comparable, vegan alternatives.
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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.

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