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Hospital-Scented Meat Candles Debut for Father's Day
PETA will launch hospital-scented candles in response to meat-scented candles created by condiment brand A.1. Sauce.
Is Vegan Walnut Cheese the Next Big Thing?
Increased demand, production, and application could position the versatile and nutrient-dense walnut for significant growth this year.
Crayfish Hacks Off Claw to Escape Being Boiled Alive
A restaurant-goer captures a desperate act by a crayfish in a restaurant in China.
Climber Scales Fourth Largest Mountain with Vegan Gear
Vegan mountaineer Kuntal Joisher successfully climbed Mount Lhotse with the help of all-vegan gear supplied by clothing brand Save the Duck.
Pizza Chain Becomes First in Asia to Offer Vegan Cheese
Pizza Express adds three new vegan pies featuring Daiya Foods cheese to its Sai Ying Pun location.
Vegan-Friendly Pizza Slice Shop to Open in NYC
Popular pizzeria Paulie Gee's—which only offers whole pies—will launch a vegan-friendly New York-style slice shop in Brooklyn.
Sacramento to Host Month-Long Vegan Burger Battle
Chefs across Sacramento will go head-to-head to win the first-ever city-wide vegan burger challenge.
These 7 Vegan Pizzas Will Steal a Pizza Your Heart
Not sure where to get your plant-based pizza fix? We can help.
Häagen-Dazs Debuts Vegan-Friendly Ice Cream Locator
Iconic ice cream brand Häagen-Dazs' locator allows vegan ice cream lovers to locate its non-dairy flavors across the US.
Innovators Create Oil-Repellent Vegan Leather
Researchers develop a new type of synthetic leather that is self-cleaning, non-sticky, and liquid repellent.
Vegan Taco Voted as Best in All of Los Angeles
Voters champion Taqueria La Venganza's soy-based ''meat'' tacos as Los Angeles' favorite taco during the city's annual Taco Madness event.
DC Restaurant Goes Vegan in May and Beyond
DC's popular eatery Pow Pow revamps its menu with 100-percent plant-based, Asian-inspired dishes such as the Yoga Dragon, Natalie Porkman, and Disco Stick Egg Roll.
Vegan Eatery Terri Debuts Pre-Made Meals in Stores
NYC dwellers can now find plant-based eatery Terri’s salad wraps, lasagna, and other popular menu items at their local health-food stores.
Pay-What-You-Wish Vegan Brunch Debuts in Brooklyn
21-year-old entrepreneur Francesca Cheney opened Sol Sips to bring affordable organic vegan food to Bushwick.
Vegan Completes London Marathon to Raise Funds for Dogs
Vegan ultrarunner Adrian Irimiea ran the event after a stray dog helped him place third in a marathon in Romania.
100,000-Square-Foot Vegan Block Party Hits LA
100,000-Square-Foot Vegan Block Party Hits LA
Field Roast Debuts Vegan Mayo
The new ''smooth and balanced'' vegan mayonnaise is made from the brand's signature fermented tofu and trendy pea protein.
Netherlands Aims to Shift to 60 Percent Plant-Based
Dutch citizens are advised to follow a plant-based diet as government plans to become a world leader in sustainability by 2030.
Vegas Restaurant Serves Vegan Food in the Dark
Diners at BLACKOUT are treated to an adventure of the senses filled with plant-based food and ambient tunes.
North Carolina Chefs Challenged to Create Vegan Dishes
Local restaurants will compete to create prize-worthy vegan dishes in North Carolina's month-long Bull City Vegan Challenge.
Fashion Icon John Galliano Ditches Fur and Meat
The designer is the latest to announce a fur-free policy for his future fashion collections.
Make Your Veganism Easier With These 5 Meal-Planning Sites
From vegan crab cakes to barbecue tempeh salads, meal-planning websites make eating healthy, sumptuous meals easier than ever.
First International Vegan Film Fest Lands in Canada
Filmmakers are encouraged to submit their films to the world's first vegan international film festival to be held in Ottawa in October.
California Aquarium Now Serves Vegan Shrimp
New Wave Foods is the first and only plant-based company to partner with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program.
Vegan Food Truck to Sell Chicken Nuggets in Boston
Inspired by the owner's childhood love of comfort foods, the 16-foot food truck will feature seitan-based fried foods.
Detroit Ale House Debuts Vegan Comfort Food Menu
Dill pickle soup, chickpea-penne pasta, and the Impossible Burger await vegan beer aficionados at Ale Mary’s in downtown Detroit.
James Beard House to Host Boozy Vegan Dinner
The famed culinary foundation will celebrate women with an all-vegan dinner hosted by female chefs and winemakers.
The 10 Vegan Swag Bag Items That Will Make You Wish You Were Going to the Oscars
From cruelty-free lipsticks to animal-shelter donations, the swag bag at the 90th Academy Awards is brimming with lavish vegan gifts.
Supermarket Credits Vegan Mince Pies for Sales Surge
UK supermarket Asda's line of vegan mince pies were a hit with consumers during the holiday season.
First All-Vegan Wine Club Launches in United States
Vegan Wines is the first of its kind in the US to deliver artisanal, cruelty-free wines to members' doorsteps.
Vancouver Gets Its First All-Vegan Cheese Shop
From red wine-washed blue cheese to bloomy rind camembert, Blue Heron Creamery's first storefront will offer a variety of almond- and coconut-based cheeses.
Bought Too Many Vegan Girl Scout Cookies? Here are 10 Desserts You Should Make With Them
Tangy Lemonades drizzled with vegan lemon curd, Peanut Butter Patties crumbled atop açaí bowls, and more endless dessert possibilities await now that your boxes of Girl Scout Cookies have arrived.
Former Gang Member Turns Into Vegan Activist
Now sober and vegan, Joey Carbstrong travels the world to advocate for animals.
Vegan Film Exposes Corrupt Weight Loss and Diet Industry
Michal Siewierski—producer of Netflix documentary Food Choices—will help millions with new documentary The Yoyo Effect, which exposes the misinformation spread by weight loss, food, and medical industries.
25 Accidentally Vegan Snacks You Can Find at Virtually Any Convenience Store
Forget the quinoa, and pass the Sour Patch Kids.
Mac 'n Cheese Championship Goes Down in Baltimore
Guests will chow down on dozens of vegan macaroni and cheese entries to help crown a winner at Baltimore's third annual World Mac 'n Cheese Championship.
BBC Says Veganism Went Mainstream in 2017
Demand for more vegan products, rise of social media outlets, and focus on plant-based celebrities transformed the perception of veganism last year.
UK Now Consumes 50 Percent Less Beef Than in the 70s
A new report finds UK residents are choosing more and more plant-based options.
Budget Vegan Beauty Brand Hits Drugstores
Unilever's eco-friendly beauty brand, Love Beauty and Planet, is set to debut in January.
UK Supermarket Launches Vegan Mince Pies
Just in time for Christmas, Asda creates a new plant-based alternative to the traditional British sweet snack.
Farm Sanctuary Gala Invites Attendees to Wear PJs
Animal-rights organization Farm Sanctuary hosts its first virtual charity gala, where guests can attend the function from their couch while enjoying dinner courtesy of vegan meal delivery service Veestro.
5 Vegan Whipped Creams That Will Make Your Holiday Party Guests Say Daaaamn!
Top off your desserts, drinks, and more with vegan whipped cream.
15 Must-Try Vegan Fall Recipes
Grab an apron, and head to your kitchen to make these mouthwatering recipes perfect for a chilly fall day.
5 Must-Try Vegan Lattes Perfect for Fall
Fall is in the air, and coffee shops are buzzing with caffeine-obsessed vegans looking for their daily java fix.
5 Vegan-Friendly Beach Towns You Need to Visit
Summer is around the corner, and we can't wait to hit the waves and plan our next getaway.
Rice Protein Industry to Hit $115 Million by 2024
The rice protein market is expected to increase, with new uses ranging from cosmetics to the food and pharmaceutical industries.

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