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Utah's First Vegan Truck Round-Up Opens Today
Six all-vegan vendors will sell falafel, churros, hot dogs, and more to hungry crowds in Salt Lake City.
McVegan Burger Debuts at McDonald's
The all-vegan burger will be available at a single location in Finland until November to gauge consumer demand.
Late-Night Vegan Mexican Restaurant to Open in NYC
Matthew Kenney will expand New York City's vegan dining scene with two new restaurants: Mexican-inspired Bar Verde and Mediterranean spot XYST.
Fall Out Boy's Drummer Opens Vegan Café in Portland
Andy Hurley's newest venture is an all-vegan café serving quality coffee with vegan pastries.
New Vegan Supermarket Opens in Australia
Vegan Aisle will join The Cruelty Free Shop—the world's largest vegan grocery store—to give Australians a plethora of vegan shopping options.
Popular Asian Fusion Chain Adds Expansive Vegan Menu
UK chain Wagamama has added a menu crafted especially for the cruelty-free crowd.
Nirvana-Themed Vegan Café Now Open in Glasgow
The new plant-based eatery—named after the band's song In Bloom—treats diners to not-so-grungy housemade vegan pasta, pastries, and a step back to a time when Kurt Cobain ruled.
Forbes' Newest Contributor is Vegan Journalist
The iconic publication will now have a vegan voice thanks to Katrina Fox.
Bareburger to Open Vegan Restaurant
Culinary Director of the 45-location burger joint Jonathan Lemon says meat's role in food industry is fading.
Chef to the Stars to Open Vegan Deli in Florida
Blink-182's road chef Mary Mattern will soon be selling vegan crab cake sandwiches, meatball parmesan subs, and eggplant fries with her fiancé at Heirloom Deli in Orlando.
Third Vegetarian Pret A Manger Opens in London
The grab-and-go eatery opens another meatless location after overwhelming customer demand.
Vegan Kelp Jerky Hits Stores this Winter
Beyond the Shoreline is launching a line of seaweed-based burgers, sausages, stews, and vegan bone broth after its initial plant-based jerky debut.
Vegan Girl Power Conference Launches in Sydney
Powerful vegan women come together to inspire a new generation of ethical leaders in a global series of events.
Edie Falco Dishes About Her New Vegan Diet
The Sopranos star realized that working with animal-rights organizations while eating animal products no longer made sense.
Califia Farms Finances $15 Million Expansion
The plant-based milk company will triple its output and expand globally to meet growing demand.
Vegan Cannabis Gummy Bears Now Available
CBD-infused gummies are a new cruelty-free way to alleviate anxiety, pain, and seizures.
Chilean Tech Startup's Vegan Mayo to Hit Walmart
The Not Company aims to launch its own eggless mayonnaise at Walmart, along with a host of new vegan products, by 2019.
10 Vegan Beauty Finds That'll Make You Feel Like a Kid Again
My Little Pony brushes, Nirvana nail polish, and Polly Pocket-inspired palettes make us reminisce about the good ol' days.
Famed News Anchor Asks Starbucks for More Vegan Food
Animal activist Jane Velez-Mitchell launches global social media campaign to urge the coffee chain to develop more vegan food options.
First Lab-Made Leather Shirt Debuts in NYC
Modern Meadow exhibits the world's first-ever bioengineered, animal-free leather fashion piece at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
1,200 NYC Public Schools Add Vegan Lunch Option
Students in New York City will be treated to new plant-based dishes this school year backed by vegan Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams.
Vegan Cookies Hit Hotel Check-In Counter at DoubleTree
Guests can now munch on vegan chocolate chip cookies while getting their hotel keys at select Hilton-owned hotel locations nationwide.
Project Juice Launches Vegan Superfood Waffles
Protein-packed, almond cream cheese-topped vegan waffles debut at California cold-pressed juice shops.
Nestlé Eager to Expand Into Plant-Based Sector
The international food company intends to aggressively capitalize on the growing demand for organic, allergen-friendly, and plant-based products.
Vegan Burger Made from Juice Pulp Debuts in San Diego
The upcycled burgers are made using hundreds of pounds of carrot, beet, spinach, kale, and lettuce pulp.
California's Official State Dinosaur is Vegan
Governor Jerry Brown made Augustynolophus—an avid plant-eater—the state's official dino-ambassador after 66 million years.
Danielle Brooks Cooks Vegan Mac and Cheese on The Chew
The Orange is the New Black star went on daytime television to discuss her commitment to cooking only plant-based foods.
Shakespeare Theater Adds Rooftop Vegan Menu
Classic plays pair with a three-course plant-based menu at acclaimed Royal Shakespeare Company's rooftop restaurant in England.
74 Rabbis Urge Jewish Community to Go Vegan
A large group of religious leaders around the world ask for compassion during the high holidays.
World's First Hologram Theater Will Be All Vegan
The groundbreaking holographic theater-going experience will be enhanced by CBD oil-infused vegan chocolate milkshakes and organic popcorn.
Paleo Brand Halo Top Debuts Vegan Ice Cream Line
The low-calorie brand is hopping on the vegan train with seven new coconut milk-based ice cream in flavors such as Sea Salt Caramel, Cinnamon Roll, and Chocolate Covered Banana
Organic Kale Now $1 Per Bunch at Whole Foods
The supermarket chain continues its price slashing spree, this time in honor of World Vegetarian Day.
NBA Star Jahlil Okafor Goes Vegan
The Philadelphia 76ers center ditched McDonald's in favor of healthy plant-based foods.
Chobani Grants $25K to Vegan Ice Cream Startup
The Greek yogurt company is supporting new plant-based brands that aim to disrupt the food system.
Impossible Foods to Replace All Food Animals by 2035
On the heels of its widespread success with plant-based Impossible Burger, the food technology company aims to remove all animals from agriculture in the coming years.
Guggenheim Museum Shuts Down Animal Torture Exhibit
The museum withdrew its intent to display footage of exhausted dogs forced to run on treadmills, tattooed pigs mating, and live reptiles starved to death due to public outrage.
NFL Quarterback Cardale Jones Goes Vegan
The Los Angeles Chargers football player announced this week that he has officially gone vegan.
Dairy No Longer the Default in Australian Cafés
While dairy consumption continues to decline, plant-based milks are becoming the preferred base for lattes and smoothies.
Teens Drink 550 Percent More Vegan Milk Than Gen X
New research shows people between the ages of 16 and 24 are consuming more coconut oil, avocados, non-dairy milk, dark chocolate, tofu, and quinoa than their older counterparts.
Wilson Chandler Credits Vegan Diet for Return to NBA
The Denver Nuggets forward is returning to the NBA feeling lighter, stronger, and more energetic after adopting a plant-based diet.
RZA's Vegan Apparel Goes on Display at SF Museum
A collection of vegan apparel from famed Wu-Tang Clan member RZA is on display at the Asian Art Museum, marking the museum's first-ever collaboration with a fashion line.
Pamela Anderson Urges Kim Kardashian to Ditch Fur
The actress appears on Good Morning Britain to nudge the reality star to make more compassionate fashion choices.
Pret's Eight Top-Sellers are Vegan Dishes
Pret A Manger CEO says he underestimated the strength of the vegan movement, as vegan dishes are increasing the company's sales by 70 percent.
Canada's Major Dairy Brand Eyes Plant-Based Industry
Dairy processor Saputo's CEO is actively looking for plant-based partners to expand into the lucrative dairy-free industry.
Vegan Comfort Food Eatery Lands in Indianapolis
The city known for chain restaurants and steakhouses will soon be home to all-vegan eatery Three Carrots.
Massive Vegan Arts Festival Hits New York City
The weekend-long Compassion Arts Festival will feature poetry, theater, photography, and music that link the arts to veganism.
Noodle-Cutting Ceremony Rings in New Era of Pasta
Veggie Noodle Co. will celebrate its expansive new spiralized noodle production facility with a pasta-tively good time.
Scottish Politicians Back Nationwide Vegan Challenge
Members of Parliaments across political parties are supporting a motion that links climate change to animal agriculture and encourages Scots to adopt a plant-based diet.
Kansas Residents Block Plans for Tyson Factory Farm
Tyson puts its $320 million chicken factory farm proposal on hold after thousands of locals protest.
New Line of Vegan Pea Protein Milk Hits Shelves
North America's largest producer of baby carrots adds a new line of calcium-rich vegan milk.

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