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Vegan Ice Cream Company Experiencing Triple-Digit Growth
The dairy-free ice cream market is exploding with a number of national brands, including Nada Moo!.
LinkedIn Says Plant-Based Tech is Next Big Thing
Business journalist predicts that plant-based food technology will have a big impact on the world economy.
UCLA Newspaper to Feature 10 Vegan Restaurants
The Daily Bruin will showcase 10 Los Angeles restaurants to give students insight into plant-based dining options.
Professional Football Player Tyrann Mathieu Goes Vegan
The Arizona Cardinal said, "I'm tired of eating poison."
Australian Gelato Shop Goes Vegan
Gelato Blue eliminates all animal products from its menu to serve exclusively vegan desserts.
First Vegan Bakery Opens in San Francisco
Wholesome Bakery brings gluten-free, vegan offerings such as scones, coffee cake, and savory bread pudding to the City by the Bay.
Vegan Whoopie Pies
The nostalgic frosting-filled cookie sandwich comes in myriad flavors and is gluten-free to boot.
by CHLOE Restaurants to Open in All 50 States
Popular New York-based vegan restaurant is on track to open in every state by May 1.
Earth Balance Holds Vegan Cupcake Contest
Vegan butter brand is giving away trips, gift cards, and a year's supply of Earth Balance to best vegan cupcake recipes.
Trump Goes on Vegan Taco Cleanse; Ponders Mexico Wall
"Samosas? What are those? Just give me tacos, and leave me alone," presidential candidate tweets.
Quinoa Found to Be Truly Guilt-Free
Study shows that the popular vegan protein source is not harming animals or people.
Iran Bans Wild Animal Circuses
The country's 31 states will no longer issue permits for establishments that use wild animals for entertainment.
Vegan Bodybuilders Find Love at the Gym
Former Mr. Universe and his strongwoman fiancé reveal their love story and shared passion for the vegan lifestyle.
College Students Love New Vegan Cafeteria Options
Vegan mayo and cookies are a big hit among students and staffers.
Tech Insider Reveals Animal Ingredients in Everyday Products
The tech publication takes a look at animal by-products found in soda, alcohol, juice, and sugar.
New Concept Fashion Line Connects Cow to Leather
College professor creates jacket that "moos" and has an attached cowhide head.
Secret Vegan Illuminati Ball Launches Near NYC
Lavish theatrical dinner party takes guests on a vegan immersive journey.
Vegan Mozzarella Cheese
This di bufala-style mozzarella is perfect for classic Italian dishes such as Caprese salad, pizza, and toasted sandwiches.
NYC Rolls Out Vegan Police Car Fleet
Patrol cars in New York City just got a vegan makeover.
Dutch Government Places Historic Limit on Meat
Citizens of the Netherlands urged to drastically limit meat consumption and replace with vegan sources of protein.
UK Google Search for "Vegan Easter Egg" Surges
United Kingdom residents show an interest in veganizing Easter-staple Cadbury Creme Eggs.
Chipotle Gives Away Vegan Food to Lure Back Customers
Troubled restaurant gives away free guacamole and chips in hopes of regaining customer base after E. coli outbreaks
10 Great Vegan Chip-n-Dip Combos
Celebrate March Madness by dunking the best chips on the market into the best dips on the internet.
Florida's Largest Beef-Packing Facility to Shut Doors
Due to lack of funding, the Central Beef meatpacking facility will shutter in May.
Texas Rangers to Get All-Vegan Food Cart
Globe Life Park stadium in Arlington, TX will house an all-vegan concessions stand in the 2016 season.
Barcelona: "A Friend of Vegan and Vegetarian Culture"
Spanish city vows to support vegan and vegetarian businesses, and adhere to Meat-free Mondays.
Waka Flocka to Make First Vegan Marijuana Granola Bar
Rapper reveals plans to make vegan edibles.
Blackbird Pizzeria Wins Vegan Philly Cheesesteak Contest
Vegan eatery reclaimes its title in this year's competition in Philadelphia.
Food-Service Giant Seeks More Plant-Based Options
Food service café Bon Appétit is actively seeking to add new plant-based protein options at its 650 locations.
Twin Cities Vegan Cook-Off Winner Named
Popular Midwestern dish is veganized and awarded first place in the fourth annual Minneapolis competition.
Dairy Slashed in New UK Dietary Guidelines
Recently released guidelines cut dairy-consumption recommendations by nearly 50 percent.
Cheerios Removes Bee, Not the Honey, from Cereal Box
In an effort to raise awareness of bee colony collapse, Cheerios has removed the bee mascot from Canadian cereal boxes—but not honey as an ingredient.
Pearl Harbor Actress to Launch Vegan Makeup Line
Jaime King's new collection will include multi-purpose, cruelty-free makeup geared toward every race, gender, age, and creed.
Vegan English Cream Egg
This vegan cream egg is our go-to way to enjoy the popular Easter treat.
GMO "DARK Act" Bill Rejected by Senate
Food containing genetically modified organisms will be labeled to allow for transparency.
Captive Orca Breeding to End at SeaWorld
In an unprecedented move, SeaWorld has partnered with The Humane Society to shift focus away from entertainment and toward conservation.
Matt & Nat Launches Vegan Shoe Line
Popular vegan handbag company now sells high-quality vegan leather shoes
Bustle Brings Awareness to Cruelty of Wool
Media outlet reveals reasons why wool is "cruel, unnecessary, and just plain baaaa-d."
Canadian Students Invent New Vegan Gelato
BiotaGelata takes home the grand prize with its fermented-bean gelato.
Vegan Company Writes Letter to Presidential Hopefuls
Hampton Creek's CEO urges presidential hopefuls to "build a leadership platform for better food."
Jon Stewart Sends Fan Mail to Vegan Butcher Shop
Comedian answered Herbivorous Butcher's 30-day vegan challenge with a letter of appreciation and photos of himself eating plant-based cheese.
"Free-From" Vegan Ice Cream Shop Hits London
Yorica! is serving ice cream and frozen yogurt that is free from soy, nuts, dairy, GMOs, artificial sweeteners, and gluten.
Scientists Grow Vegan Meal From Mars
Researchers are growing vegetables in simulated Martian soil and plan to create a "Martian Meal" from their harvest.
Raw Milk Sickens Senators During Raw Milk Bill Festivities
A group of senators fell ill after drinking raw milk in celebration of West Virginia bill that allows residents to consume milk raw.
Fast and Furious Actress Goes Vegan
Film series star Michelle Rodriguez is transitioning to a vegan diet after watching a Vice documentary.
Vegan Women Making Waves in Sports
Vegan female athletes prove that meat is not necessary to achieve greatness.
Top North Carolina Chefs Participate in Vegan Challenge
During the month of April, Durham restaurants will feature creative vegan dishes to bring plant-protein options to the "Barbecue Belt."
Makeup Mogul Focuses on Vegan Beauty Products
Marla Malcolm Beck's new makeup brand Lune+Aster caters to conscious consumers with paraben-free and vegan "farm-to-face" products.
Study Shows Cows Recognize Their Friends
Bovines recognize familiar faces, distinguish social groups, and acknowledge that photographs are representations of reality.
Tesla CEO Says Vegan Leather Interior Is the Best
Among the three options available for the Model X, Elon Musk recommends white vegan interior.

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