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April 18, 2019

Blaze Pizza Welcomes Vegan Chorizo To Its Menus Nationwide

The spicy plant-based sausage has been introduced to more than 300 US stores

April 18, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Tesco Confirms Its 75p Vegan Sausage Roll Launches Next Week

The news initially got out via a post on Accidentally Vegan UK. Now the supermarket giant has revealed more details about the highly anticipated snack

April 18, 2019

Wagamama Launches Gaz Oakley's Vegan 'Egg' Dish Nationwide

The meal, which features BBQ glazed seitan, caramelized king oyster mushrooms, asparagus and other ingredients alongside the 'egg', was originally trialed in two stores

April 18, 2019

'Breakthrough' Vegan Burger To Launch In Meat Aisle Of 2,000 Krogers Across US

The Don Lee Farms Organic Plant-Based Burger caused a stir when it launched in Costco - with 1 million of the patties selling within 60 days of its release

April 18, 2019

Del Taco's Beyond Meat Vegan Tacos To Launch Next Week

The outlet is one of the latest fast-food eateries to expand its meat-free offering, as consumer demand for vegan and vegetarian food continues to grow

April 17, 2019

Morrisons Launches Vegan 'Corndog-Style' Mini Hot Dogs

The supermarket chain has been expanding its vegan offering in recent times - launching its own affordable line of animal-free foods

April 17, 2019

Vegan Sub And Salad Launch At Subway Across The UK Today

The sandwich chain previously trialed the plant-based options - and has confirmed that they are now rolling out nationwide

April 16, 2019

Holland & Barrett Launches Own-Brand Vegan Ice-Cream

The company, which has 715 stores across the UK, says it wants to offer a vegan low-calorie option with its range which comes in three flavors - peanut butter, passionfruit, and salted caramel

April 16, 2019

Vegans Shocked To Find Beef Collagen In Marks & Spencer Fruit Drink

The 'Super Water Protein', which are flavored with fruit including orange and passionfruit, contain the beef to boost protein content, according to the store

April 16, 2019

Linda McCartney's Launches New Vegan Sausages Made From Pea Protein

The new sausages are available from today from the freezer aisle of supermarket Tesco at a recommended retail price of £2.00

April 15, 2019

Tesco Launching Ready To Eat Vegan Sausage Roll In Its Bakery

The news, which was shared by Accidentally Vegan UK, comes from an unnamed source who shared an image from the retail giant's bakery team

April 14, 2019

Disney World Launches 'Plant Based Cuisine' Pamphlet For Its Guests

The 'Magic Kingdom' offers a range of animal-free dishes including vegan Sloppy Joe, Hot Dogs, and a 'Southwest Cheeseburger'

April 13, 2019

Impossible Whopper A 'Wake-Up Call' For Farmers Says Meat Boss

'This is not just another disgusting tofu burger that only a dedicated hippie could convince himself to eat'

April 12, 2019

Vegan Chicken Caesar Salad Launched At Marks & Spencer

The high street store recently released its major Plant Kitchen line - and it keeps adding new products, saying the ones it has are 'flying off the shelves'

April 12, 2019

McDonald's Urged To Add Vegan Burger In US By New York Times Bestselling Author

Kathy Freston, who has written bestselling self-help and vegan books, launched a petition years ago - but it has just seen a surge of support following the launch of Burger King's Impossible Whopper

April 10, 2019

UK Subway Trials New Vegan Sandwich And Salad

The fast-food giant has responded to the skyrocketing demand for vegan food with its new plant-based offerings

April 10, 2019

Holiday Resort Butlins Launches Vegan Options

The seaside resort has partnered with vegan brand Oumph! to provide its guests with plant-based alternatives

April 10, 2019

Laemmle Theatres Launches Vegan Option After Partnering With Fry's

The collaboration follows a proposed bill that, if passed, would require entertainment venues in LA to put at least one vegan dish on their menus

April 9, 2019

Tofurky Raises $7 Million Investment As Vegan Meat Sales Skyrocket

The US plant-based brand says it is outpacing the growth of products in its own sector and will be using the investment to ramp up production

April 7, 2019

Vegan Brand Perennial Debuts Dairy-Free Drink For 'Healthy Aging'

The company is founded by Brent Taylor, Co-Founder of vegan brand Beyond Meat

April 6, 2019

Vegan Eatery Yorica! Launches Dairy-Free Ice Cream In Major UK Retailer

The plant-based product, which is free from all 14 major allergens, is available to buy in selected Waitrose stores

April 5, 2019

Tesco To Sell Vegan Foods In Meat Aisle - To 'Promote Sustainability'

The major UK retailer wants people to make choices that are healthier for them and the planet, so it is encouraging them to 'enjoy a diet of eating more vegetables, less meat, and more plant-based alternatives'

April 5, 2019

Iceland Launches Affordable Vegan Chocolate Melt Pudding

The frozen food specialist has hugely expanded its animal-free offering in recent years, with meat alternative products, pizza, and ready meals hitting its shelves

April 4, 2019

Asda Debuts Vegan Flatbread Pizza In UK Stores

The supermarket chain is expanding its own-brand plant-based offerings, following the skyrocketing demand for vegan food

April 4, 2019

Vegan Cherry Bakewell Almond Butter Launches In UK

The palm-oil free spread, which is made by artisan nut butter brand Pip & Nut, will first launch in Ocado early next week

April 3, 2019

Vegan Brand Oatly Releases Dairy-Free Flavored Yogurt Range In Sweden

The company says its 'pretty progressive product' is a 'thoughtful choice for the planet'

April 3, 2019

Ben & Jerry's Debut Vegan Cookie Dough Chunks In US

The ice-cream giant is expanding its dairy-free offerings with its latest 'snackable' range

April 3, 2019

Taco Bell Trials Dedicated Vegetarian Menu In Texas

The fast-food company says it's aware that 'today's consumers are looking for different choices'

April 3, 2019

Nestlé Launches Vegan Burger Saying 'Plant-Based Is Here To Stay'

According to the global food giant, the new patties 'don't compromise on flavor, texture and cooking experience'

April 3, 2019

UK Supermarket Morrisons Launches Vegan Mozzarella Sticks

The coconut-based cheese sticks, which are coated in breadcrumbs, were created by the retailer after research revealed that cheese is the animal-product that vegans miss the most

April 1, 2019

Burger King To Launch 'Impossible Whopper' With Plant-Based Patty

The fast-food giant will release the sandwich this week in 59 Burger King outlets in St. Louis, Missouri, with the potential to roll out nationwide

March 29, 2019

Papa John's Pizza Expands Vegan Options With Cheesy Wedges

Following the success of its vegan pizzas, the fast-food giant has added more plant-based offerings to its menu

March 29, 2019

China To Launch Its First Mainstream Vegan Yogurt

The product, which has taken three years of research and development, will become available to consumers next month according to reports

March 29, 2019

Pizza Express Launches 'Long-Awaited' Vegan House Dressing In UK Stores

The pizza chain has been embracing the growing demand for vegan options in recent years, releasing a range of animal-free products both in its restaurants and in supermarkets

March 29, 2019

Restaurant Launches Spaghetti Served In Bowls Made Of Vegan Cheese

The dish at Piatto in Cardiff Bay is of one many vegan options on the menu at the Italian eatery which was set up by 'Coronation Street' actor Luca Malacrino and his father Giovanni

March 28, 2019

Oatly Recalling Batch Of Vegan 'Whole' Drink As It May Contain Metal

The potential issue affects a batch that was sold at Tesco and has a best before date of April 29, 2019. Oatly said the recall was a precaution and the risk is 'very small'

March 28, 2019

Pizza Express Expands Vegan Menu With New Starter And Main

The high street chain, which has been expanding its animal-free offerings in recent times, has now added two more dishes to its menu, both including houmous

March 27, 2019

IKEA Launches Vegan Strawberry Soft-Serve Ice-Cream In Europe

According to the Swedish furniture giant, the new treat, which will launch next month, is 'better for the planet

March 27, 2019

Vegan Accuses Domino's Of 'Sabotage' Saying Cook Hid Meat On Pizza

The pizza chain has called the claim 'absolute nonsense' apologizing for what it describes as a 'genuine mistake'. The chain offered the customer a refund and free meal

March 26, 2019

UK Supermarket Co-Op Expands Its Vegan Options With 'Incredible Burgers'

The Co-operative has also launched a ten-pack of breaded veggie fingers

March 26, 2019

Sainsbury's Expands Vegan Range With Pre-Prepared Jackfruit

The retail giant offers a wide range of foods that are suitable for those following a plant-based diet. Now it has added jackfruit - predicted to be a major food trend in 2019 - to its line-up

March 25, 2019

'Vegan Meat Sector Is Gaining Momentum' Says New Market Data

Information around consumer attitudes toward plant-based meat alternatives reveal significant interest and market opportunity in the meat-free sector - with some products more requested than others

March 25, 2019

'Vegan Cooking Is Obviously The Future' Says Michelin Starred French Chef

Alexis Gauthier, who is the chef-patron of top eatery Gauthier Soho, used to sell kilos of foie gras in his restaurant. Now he has ditched animal products - and is convincing other chefs to do the same

March 24, 2019

Fast-Food Chain Del Taco To Offer Beyond Meat In All Its US Stores

The Mexican-style eatery is permanently keeping its plant-based options after a 'successful trial run'

March 22, 2019

Vegan Marmite Peanut Butter Launching In The UK

The new spread, which is set to fiercely divide opinion, was created in response to customer demand

March 22, 2019

Greggs Customers Overwhelmingly Prefer Vegan Sausage Roll, Says Poll

The popular high street bakery launched a poll on its Facebook page earlier, calling on respondents to pick their favorite option between its two famous pastry snacks

March 22, 2019

Quorn Launches 'Ultimate Vegan Burger' In Major UK Supermarkets

The meat-free giant has been increasing its vegan offerings in recent times, with sausages, fishless fillets, and deli meat alternatives all hitting the shelves

March 22, 2019

Heinz Beans Launches Vegan Pizza

The pizza was initially discontinued in the early 2000s. Now it has been brought back in a limited edition from Deliveroo - and this time there is a version free from animal products

March 21, 2019

KFC To Trial Vegan Options This Year

The skyrocketing popularity of veganism has caught the attention of one of the biggest sellers of fried chicken

March 21, 2019

McDonald's Acknowledges 'Rising Demand For Vegan Options' With New Launches

The global fast-food giant has launched a number of animal-free options in recent times. It says its customers are asking for more, and it's 'always open to suggestions'

March 20, 2019

Frozen Food Giant Birds Eye Expands Its Vegan Options

The company will soon launch another range of meatless products this month

March 20, 2019

World's Biggest Vegan Fast Food Chain On Track To Open Over 200 Outlets

Copper Branch says it will hit the 50-store mark in April with 15 new restaurant openings in North America - with a further 150 to open by 2020

March 20, 2019

Gordon Ramsay Launches Vegan Breakfast Including Tofu Eggs

The chef said he didn't realize 'tofu eggs' were so tasty, as he announced news of the dish on social media today

March 19, 2019

Vegan Oumph! Scoops Three Gongs At Major World Food Innovation Awards

The company was honored for its meat-alternative product which the judging panel described as 'a healthy alternative to animal protein in an attractive presentation'

March 19, 2019

'Ditch Milk' Says Massive London Advert By Vegan Oatly Brand

The large mural in east London's Shoreditch follows the Swedish company's hugely successful campaign which had the slogan 'It's like milk, but for humans'

March 18, 2019

New Vegan Puddings From GÜ To Launch In Supermarkets Across The UK

The animal-free desserts will roll out in Asda, Co-Op, Morrison’s, Waitrose, Tesco and Sainsbury's stores around the nation from this week, retailing at £3.50 for a two-pack

March 18, 2019

Margarine Giant Flora Goes 100% Vegan

The company says it has removed the dairy from its range, making the products suitable for vegans. It says the spreads now taste better too

March 17, 2019

Vegan Brand Plant Power Launches Tempeh Products In Major UK Retailer

The company is the first of its kind to stock tempeh in the 'mainstream retail market'

March 17, 2019

Vegan Brand Qwrkee Debuts Dairy-Free Pea Milk In UK

The plant-based alternative to dairy, made from 95 percent pure pea protein isolate, claims to match all the nutritional benefits of cow's milk

March 15, 2019

Major Retailer Sainsbury's Expands Its Vegan Easter Egg Range

The supermarket chain welcomes the addition of two new dairy-free chocolate eggs from the brand Buttermilk

March 15, 2019

Fast Food Giant McDonald's Launches Vegan Nuggets

The global burger chain has significantly expanded its animal-free offering in recent times, as consumer tastes continue to change

March 14, 2019

Candy Company Swizzels Has Made Its Chew Bars Vegan-Friendly

The confectionery manufacturer has responded to the increase of people going vegan

March 14, 2019

Ice Cream Company Jude's Releases Vegan Chocolate Flavor Nationwide

The company's first dairy-free chocolate ice cream is available to buy in Sainsbury's stores across the UK

March 14, 2019

Goodfellas Launches Cheesy Vegan Frozen Pizza

The pizza giant released its first vegan offering last year, but the falafel pie was cheeseless. The newest dish answers customer demand for more supermarket options

March 13, 2019

Angry Vegans Slam Wetherspoons 'Ridiculous' Full English Breakfast

A social media post showed the vegan dish, which was described as 'small' with one mushroom, two sausages, no beans, half a tomato, and 'toast covering half the plate'

March 12, 2019

BOSH! Partners Vegan Nights To Launch New Cookbook BISH BASH BOSH!

Henry Firth and Ian Theasby, who scored a number one bestseller with their debut cookbook, will launch their newest tome at the event in April

March 11, 2019

Gordon Ramsay Adds Vegan Roast To His London Restaurant Menu

The fiery chef used to be famously anti-vegan, but in recent times he has embraced growing consumer demand for animal-free dishes, and started increasing his plant-based offerings

March 10, 2019

'Vegans Have Taken Over' Blasts Michelin Chef Who 'Wants To Cry'

Michelin-starred chef Richard Corrigan complained that 'the Millennials have taken over' after a vegan pie scooped top honors at a major culinary competition

March 9, 2019

Billionaire Jeff Bezos Contributes To $30 Million Investment In Vegan Mayo

Bezos Expeditions marks its first known investment in a Latin American startup

March 9, 2019

UK Pub Chain Wetherspoons Launches 'Gourmet' Vegan Burger

The company, which has around 900 outlets nationwide, has welcomed a new vegan option to its menu

March 8, 2019

Vegan Pie Crowned 'Supreme Champion' At British Pie Awards For First Time

2019 was branded ‘The Year Of The Vegan’ by multiple press outlets - and it’s certainly the case in this corner of the culinary world

March 7, 2019

London Underground Rejects 'Junk Food' Advert Showing Bacon And Butter

The transport network recently issued a ban on all junk food advertising and said it's up to advertisers to make sure their campaigns meet regulations

March 7, 2019

'Vegan' Snack Containing Milk Recalled By Graze

According to the Food Standards Agency, the salt and vinegar flavor snacks posed 'a health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk'

March 6, 2019

Planet Organic Welcomes Vegan Salmon Sushi In Plastic-Free Packaging To Its Stores

The 'alternative sushi company' claims people won't be able to taste the difference

March 6, 2019

Food Giant Alpro Launches 'Plant-Based Bucket': A Zero Waste Vegan Takeaway

The 'world's first fully edible takeaway' debuts in the UK on March 7

March 5, 2019

Vegan Company Moo Free Expands Its Range Of Flavored Chocolate

The dairy-free brand has revealed the welcoming of six new 'premium' flavors

March 5, 2019

Chipotle Adds New Vegan Bowl To Its Plant-Based Menu

The chain, which has 2,500 restaurants in the US, UK, Germany, and France, uses its vegan protein alternative 'sofritos' in the 'plant-powered' bowl

March 5, 2019

Major Veggie Brand MorningStar Farms To Go 100% Vegan By 2021

The company, which has just launched its new 'Vegan Cheezeburger', has already transitioned around half its range, with more to follow throughout this year and beyond

March 4, 2019

Vego Launches Vegan White Chocolate Bar - Available Now

The bar follows the brand's cult 'milk' chocolate option, which features full hazelnuts. This bar is organic, Fairtrade, gluten, and palm-oil-free

March 4, 2019

50% Of Customers At 'Crazy Busy' Vegan Pie Shop Are Meat Eaters

The Acorn Pie and Mash opened its doors on February 20, selling a range of pies, liquor sauce, and mash, as well as hot and cold drinks

March 3, 2019

Major Vegan Meat Brand Fry's To Launch In US To Meet Demand

The South African meat alternative specialist has announced that the next phase of its global expansion will include a US launch

March 2, 2019

Fast-Food Chain A&W Welcomes Beyond Meat's Vegan Sausage To Its Menu

The meat-free alternative will be available in all of its 925 Canadian stores, starting March 11

March 1, 2019

Vegan Brand Swedish Glace Expands Its Dairy-Free Ice Cream Range

The company recently announced the welcoming of two new flavors, available nationwide in the UK

March 1, 2019

Vegan Brand Oumph! Is Finalist In 3 Categories At Prestigious World Food Innovation Awards

The Swedish brand has already won various accolades, including a PETA honor for best vegan meat alternative and two Food Matters Live awards

March 1, 2019

Oreo Launches Accidentally Vegan 'Carrot Cake' Cookies

The newest addition to the Oreo range features carrot cake flavored cookies sandwiched together with a cream cheese frosting style filling

February 28, 2019

Vegan Food Takes Over London Fashion Week As Plant-Based Brand Feeds Models, Artists, And Crew

Plant-based food brand BOL - which makes a range of vegan salad pots, veg pots, soup bowls, and dinner boxes - provided the food backstage at the globally-renowned event

February 28, 2019

Prince Khaled And Matthew Kenney Launch Plant-Based Menu At The Four Seasons Bahrain Bay

The healthy plant-based menu called 'Folia' offers a range of starters, entrées, and desserts including watermelon poke, a wild mushroom sandwich, and coco-berry mousse

February 27, 2019

RECIPE: Vegan Blueberry, Coconut Almande, And Pistachio Pancakes

Lily Vanilli has created a luxury pancake recipe infused with a Baileys Almande, for a boozy twist on the classic dish

February 27, 2019

Vegan Butter Made From Aquafaba Launches Nationwide In US

It claims to be the first plant-based product that 'tastes and bakes just like butter'

February 27, 2019

Pizza Hut Launches New Three-Course Vegan Menu In Its 250 UK Restaurants

The popular chain eatery offers a choice of pizzas for the main course, with a choice of cheese-stuffed rolls for starter, and even a Cinnamon Bites dessert

February 27, 2019

Plant-Based Business Creates Vegan Scotch Creme Egg For Easter

The creators of the 'Eggstraveganza' say the treat is 'the vegan answer to the popular Cadburys Creme Egg Scotch Egg trend'

February 27, 2019

Beef Giant Was 'Wrong' To Launch Vegan Burger, Says Pro-Farming Poll

Meat processor ABP launched its animal-free patty in Asda and online this week in a bid to meet the growing demand for flexitarian, vegetarian, and vegan food

February 26, 2019

Meat Giant Kerry Group Planning 'Significant Drive' Into Plant-Based Sector

The company, which is best known for its Richmond sausages and Mattessons snacks is the latest meat giant to plan moves towards vegan food - in a bid to meet changing consumer tastes

February 26, 2019

Beef Giant ABP Launches Vegan Burger Aimed At Meat Eaters

The company's new quarter pounder, which is made from seasoned pea and soy proteins, launched in UK supermarket Asda this week, as well as being available online

February 26, 2019

Sainsbury's Launches Vegan White Chocolate And Strawberry Easter Egg In UK

According to the retail giant, the seasonal treat, which is a baby pink color, 'has a moreish milkshake flavored taste'

February 25, 2019

Daiya Launching Vegan Breakfast Burritos Filled With 'Egg' And 'Meat'

The product, which comes out in two flavors, will roll out in stores across the US later this year, with the brand predicting a fall launch

February 23, 2019

Vegan Creme Egg 'Tastes Better Than The Original'

The original chocolate treat featured a milk chocolate shell filled with white and yellow fondant. Now a vegan chocolatier says she has cracked her own version

February 23, 2019

Brixton Pub Goes 100% Vegan As Demand For Plant-Based Food Surges

The pub's kitchen has been taken over by top vegan pizzaioli Cristiano Vitelli and Andrea Moro, founders of Picky Wops

February 22, 2019

Hotel Chocolat Launches Dairy-Free Chocolate Bunnies For Easter

The British chocolatier and cocoa grower has created a vegan 'Like Milk Chocolate' using low-fat coconut flour

February 22, 2019

Vegan Brand So Delicious Launches New Dairy-Free Frozen Desserts

The new line of vegan desserts is certified gluten-free, vegan, and Non-GMO Project Verified.