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March 15, 2019

Vegan Beyond Sausage Now Available In Stores In Canada

The sausages, which come in three flavors including bratwurst, sweet Italian, and hot Italian, were initially launched in the US at the end of 2017. They are becoming more available as Beyond Meat expands globally

March 12, 2019

Beyond Meat Breakfast Sausage Now Available At A&W - With Vegan Option Too

The new breakfast roll contains the plant-based Beyond Breakfast Sausage alongside cheese and egg. But vegans can order the sandwich with lettuce and tomato instead to make it totally animal-free

March 6, 2019

Vegan JUST Egg To Launch In Whole Foods Stores Across The US

Demand for the product, which is currently available in multiple retailers and food service outlets in the US as well as Hong Kong, has been high

March 6, 2019

Impossible Burger To Launch In Gordon Ramsay's Singapore Restaurant

The plant-based patty will be available in a number of award-winning eateries as it expands its footprint throughout foodservice locations in Asia

February 21, 2019

'All-Star Athletes' Including Kyrie Irving And Shaquille O'Neal Invest In Vegan Beyond Meat

According to the brand, a host of sports people have 'discovered the power of plant-based eating'

February 12, 2019

Vegan Protein Innovation To Be Showcased At Major Event

Leaders in the plant-based protein world will share their insights into the booming sector and how it is set to development in coming times

February 7, 2019

Europe's First Conference On Vegan Protein And Clean Meat Launches Next Month

The event aims to increase positive media attention and public awareness around plant-based proteins and cell-based proteins

February 6, 2019

Expected European Launch Date Announced For Vegan JUST Egg

The product - which was created as an ethical and more environmentally-friendly alternative to chicken's eggs - is currently available in the US and select restaurants in Singapore and Hong Kong.

January 31, 2019

High Tech Vegan Moving Mountains B12 Burger Launching In Ireland

The plant-based patty - which producers have branded the most impactful food invention of the century - will launch in February in Dublin eatery ThunderRoad Café

January 24, 2019

93% Of People Buying Vegan Beyond Meat Products Are Also Buying Meat, Says Report

The high tech startup, which has expanded its reach significantly in the last year, has always targetted the omnivore market as well as vegans and vegetarians

January 21, 2019

Makers Of Vegan JUST Egg Set Sights On 2 Billion Sales

The product, which is made from mung beans, was created to 'to scramble and taste just like eggs' - but with a lower environmental footprint

January 18, 2019

Clean Fish Company Assembles Top Team To Disrupt Fishing Industry

Cellular Aquaculture Company BlueNalu, which produces seafood using fish cells, wants to turn people towards its more sustainable product

January 16, 2019

Impossible Foods Making Plant-Based Steak To Disrupt Meat Industry

He believes an animal-free steak would be very disruptive - not just to the beef industry but to the other sectors of the meat industry aswell

January 8, 2019

Plant-Based Impossible Burger Version 2.0 To Launch In US Stores

The high-tech patty has been updated, according to its makers, who called the new version 'tastier and juicier than ever' in a social media post

December 31, 2018

Vegan Beyond Burger Launches in 1,000 Carl’s Jr. Restaurants Across The US

The patty is part of a veganizable sandwich featuring cheese, lettuce, tomato, sliced onion, dill pickle, special sauce, and mayonnaise

December 22, 2018

Vegan JUST Egg And Beyond Sausage Launches At Disney World

The products are served as part of the park's 'Build Your Own Bowl' option or the American Breakfast

December 14, 2018

Vegan JUST Egg To Launch In China In 2019

The high-tech company has announced plans to enter the Chinese market via multiple platforms including e-commerce, retail, and foodservice

December 12, 2018

Tech Company Creates World's First Clean Meat Steak

The lab-grown product turns cow cells into beef cuts 'replicating the complex shape, texture, and flavor of a steak'

November 29, 2018

Vegan JUST Egg Named Among Smartest Innovations Of 2018

The plant-based and sustainable alternative to traditional eggs - which is made from mung beans - has been commended by 'Time' magazine

November 28, 2018

UK Retailer Will 'Sell More Than 1 Million Bleeding Vegan Burgers' In 2019

The Moving Mountains B12 Burger has been described as UK's answer to the high-tech Beyond Burger. It has taken years of development according to its creator

November 15, 2018

BREAKING: Vegan-Friendly Lab-Made Milk To Hit Food Service Industry Next Year

Tech startup Perfect Day is the first company to produce animal-free dairy at scale

November 10, 2018

Vegan Beyond Burgers Launch In Tesco Across UK

The high tech patty was slated to land in August - but supply issues delayed the launch

November 9, 2018

Plant-Based Impossible Burger Will Launch In Stores Next Year Due To 'Overwhelming Demand'

The high tech patty will first launch in retailers across the US

November 8, 2018

Food Truck Sells 3,400 JUST Vegan Egg Sandwiches In 3 Days

The product uses mung beans to replicate traditional chicken egg

November 2, 2018

Major International Forum In 'China's Silicon Valley' Will Focus On Plant-Based Meat

The event will bring together leaders from the food tech world

November 2, 2018

86% Of Consumers Of Vegan Beyond Meat Products Are Meat Eaters

The high-tech plant-based meat brand is expanding globally

October 30, 2018

Vegan Beyond Burger Launches At All Bar One Across UK

The chain eatery has seen a sharp increase in uptake of vegan dishes over the last year

October 29, 2018

Vegan Beyond Burger To Launch In Honest Burgers Across UK This Week

The plant-based patty is currently only available in the King's Cross branch

October 21, 2018

Beyond Meat Readies For IPO, Says Report

The high-tech startup already boasts an impressive roster of private investors including Leonardo DiCaprio

October 17, 2018

Vegan JUST Egg Launches In South East Asia

The product will be served at the Grand Hyatt Singapore hotel

September 27, 2018

Study Proves Vegan Beyond Burger Is 'More Sustainable Than Beef'

The company worked with the University of Michigan to compare the environmental impact of plant and animal proteins

August 31, 2018

High-Tech 'Bleeding' Vegan Burger To Launch In 400 Pubs Across UK Next Week

The food tech company has struck a £1 million deal with a major hospitality chain

August 29, 2018

Vegan Prince Khaled To Appear At The Future Of Food Event

The event will focus on the route to sustainability through food tech

August 9, 2018

Vegan Beyond Burger UK Launch Delayed Due To Product Shortage

The plant-based patty was supposed to reach Tesco this month

July 25, 2018

'Big Win' For Plant-Based Impossible Burger As FDA Deems Key Ingredient Safe

The ingredient - heme - is what gives the patty its meat-like taste

July 24, 2018

Vegan Brand Beyond Meat Receives 'Non GMO' Status For Its Plant-Based Products

The 'stringent' verification process took one year

July 23, 2018

JUST Vegan Egg Set To Launch In Europe

The product is currently available in the States and Hong Kong

July 20, 2018

Beyond Meat Opens Major 'Innovation Campus' To Create New Vegan Products

The company has hired world-leading scientists and engineers to 'rebuild' meat from plants

July 17, 2018

Freebirds Burrito Chain Launches Vegan Beyond Meat In 73 Outlets Across US

Consumers were calling for plant-based protein options

July 17, 2018

JUST Vegan Egg Will Be Available To Buy Online Next Month

The highly-anticipated product is currently available through several eateries

July 16, 2018

Veggie Grill Launches Vegan Beyond Meat 'Spicy Sicilian Sausage Sandwich'

The new item will be available for a limited time

July 16, 2018

'Canada-Wide Shortage' Of Vegan Beyond Burger Is Due To 'Extreme Popularity'

The patty is becoming increasingly hard to get hold of

July 13, 2018

Meat Industry Boss Accuses 'Vegan Activists' Of Pushing Clean Meat Agenda

She said 'they are trying find alternatives to stop people from eating meat, milk, and eggs'

July 11, 2018

A&W Urged To Make Its Beyond Burger Offering '100% Vegan-Friendly'

The patty is cooked alongside meat and served with mayonnaise

July 11, 2018

Plant-Based Impossible Burger 'Played Significant Role' In Growth Of Major Burger Chain

The tech startup has now signed a two-year exclusive partnership deal with the eatery

July 10, 2018

WATCH: PBN Taste Tests Vegan Beyond Burger As It Launches In Kings Cross Honest Burgers Today

The patty hits supermarket chain Tesco later this Summer

July 5, 2018

Politicians Brand Plant-Based Burgers An 'Existential Threat' To Beef Industry

High-tech developments in plant-meat are a worry to animal ag supporters

July 5, 2018

Vegan Products To Become Commonplace In Supermarket Meat Aisle

Tesco will soon become the second major UK retailer to sell vegan meat alongside animal flesh

July 4, 2018

MP Blasts Air New Zealand For 'Promoting' Plant-Based Impossible Burger Instead Of Meat

The airline will be serving the patty on its LA flights until late October

July 3, 2018

Plant-Based Impossible Burger Launches On Air New Zealand Flights

The airline is the first to serve the high-tech patty

June 25, 2018

Chicken Will Be First Clean Meat To Hit Market - This Year

Food tech maverick Josh Tetrick says his company JUST is working hard

June 22, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Top Vegan Bloggers Review Plant-Based JUST Egg

The product is highly-anticipated

June 21, 2018

Plant-Based Beyond Burger Coming To Canada's 1,000 A&W Restaurants

The companies have confirmed the earlier rumors

June 13, 2018

US Government Urged To Support Clean Meat

The brand says it has advantages over traditional meat in being antibiotic and pathogen free

June 7, 2018

Plant-Based Impossible Burger Hits Menu At 'Luxury' Hong Kong Hotels

The patty is expanding its presence in the region

June 6, 2018

Beyond Meat To Double Production As It Outsells Beef In Some Stores

CEO Ethan Brown told PBN the company is ahead of its sales targets

June 1, 2018

Tesco To Sell Beyond Burger When It Launches In UK This Summer

The retailer has been a leader when it comes to stocking plant-based products

May 31, 2018

Vegan Beyond Sausage Set To Launch In Europe Next Year

Beyond Meat's chairman shared the news while giving a recent talk

May 24, 2018

Beyond Meat Reveals New 'Beyond Breakfast Sausage' At Major Food Show

The new item reportedly 'looks, cooks and tastes' like traditional pork

May 23, 2018

Hi-tech Vegan Burger To Debut In Meat Restaurants Across London And Oxford

The 'Vegan Mac Daddy' will launch at the beginning of June

May 17, 2018

Supermodel Karlie Kloss Visits Vegan Startup Beyond Meat

She wanted to find out how the company is 'revolutionizing' food production

May 16, 2018

Food Tech Startup JUST Debuts New Vegan Cookie Dough

There will be a range of flavors and formats

May 8, 2018

Beyond Meat To Launch Plant-Based Burger In More Than 50 Countries Worldwide

The company will be launching its flagship product in Germany, Australia, and other countries

May 8, 2018

Beyond Meat Tells PBN: 'Our Plant-Based Burger Is Outselling Meat In Conventional Store'

The company has sold more than 13 million of its high-tech patties

May 3, 2018

Global Food Giant Tyson Invests $2.2 Million In Clean Meat Startup

The company has made a number of investments in alternative protein sources

May 2, 2018

Clean Meat Startup Makes Breakthrough With New '3D Technology'

The company aims to 'bring clean meat products to a whole new level'

May 1, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Plant-Based Brand Beyond Meat 'In Talks' With Tesco

The company is bringing its famous high-tech patty to the UK

April 23, 2018

Could New 'Superfood' Plant-Based Pork Save Millions Of Pigs Every Year?

The product offers a healthier and more ethical alternative to the most popular global meat

April 23, 2018

JUST CEO Says 2018's Clean Meat Launch Will 'Probably' Be Sold In Restaurants First

He made the comments in an interview with Plant Based News

April 23, 2018

Anthony Bourdain 'Hates' Premium Restaurants Selling Plant-Based Impossible Burger

He said he's 'resistant to the notion' of replacing 'real meat'

April 19, 2018

Missouri Considering Ban On Calling Meat Alternatives 'Meat'

The bill's sponsors reportedly have links to the meat industry

April 13, 2018

Major Meat Producer To Launch Plant-Based Beyond Burger In Germany

The patty is currently only sold in the US and Hong Kong

April 4, 2018

Plant-Based Impossible Foods Raises $114 Million Investment For US And Overseas Expansion

The food tech startup's $114 million convertible note brings total investments to nearly $400 million

April 4, 2018

Plant-Based Beyond Burger Hits The Menu At 43 Outlets Of US Restaurant Chain

Demand for the animal-free patty continues to grow

March 30, 2018

Harvested Cell Salmon Startup Receives $3.5 Million In Investment

The brand hopes to address problems created by a growing population

March 21, 2018

Plant-Based Beyond Burger Hits 11 Million Sales In 11,000 Outlets Across The States

The high-tech patty is becoming increasingly mainstream

March 16, 2018

Plant-based 'Shrimp' Dish Now Available As Delivery Meal Across The US

The shrimps are made from plant protein and algae

March 15, 2018

41% Of Brits 'Will Eat Lab-Grown Meat And Fish' Within A Decade

Rising food costs and environmental concerns are cited as motivation

March 9, 2018

Plant-Based Beyond Burger Makes It To Target Meat Aisle

The burger is now available in around 10,000 outlets in America

March 7, 2018

Plant-Based 'Beyond Sausage' Hits The Menu At Another US Eatery

The product is starting to roll out across the States

March 5, 2018

Lab Grown Meat 'Could Be In Restaurants Before The End Of The Year'

Environmentalists say in vitro animal products could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 96 percent

March 1, 2018

VEGANCOIN: Cruelty Free Cryptocurrency Launched By Vegan Community Founder

The platform offers vegans from around the globe the chance to connect

February 28, 2018

Plant-Based Beyond Burger On The Menu at 6,000 Eateries As It Launches At US Chain Bareburger

More than 11 million of the patties have now been sold

February 28, 2018

Vegan 'Lab Milk' Company Raises $24.7 Million Dollars To Bring Product To Market

The brand makes 'animal-free dairy solutions'

February 25, 2018

Plant-Based Beyond Burger Accounts For 10% Of Sales At Hong Kong Burger Chain

Sales of Beyond Meat products have quadrupled in the last year

February 23, 2018

Plant Based Impossible Burger 'Best Selling Item' At US Chain Fatburger

The burger is rolling out after its successful LA debut

February 16, 2018

Food Tech Startup 'Just' To Open Manufacturing Site In Asia

The company wants to eliminate animal agriculture

February 14, 2018

Richard Branson: In 30 Years We Will Be Shocked By Our Mass Slaughter Of Animals

He says the meat and dairy substitutes industry could be worth $40 billion by 2020

February 14, 2018

Beef Industry Magazine Blasts Lab Grown 'Clean Meat'

What is the 'darker side' of clean meat production?

February 9, 2018

Clean And Plant Based Meat Will Replace Factory Farming Soon, According To Expert

The current system of feeding and slaughtering livestock will be seen as 'absurd'

February 6, 2018

Plant-Based Beyond Burger 'Gearing Up' For UK Launch

The patty will be available in the freezer section of UK supermarkets

February 2, 2018

Beyond Meat 'To Develop Vegan Bacon And Steak' In New Lab, Says Report

The company believes it can halve the time it takes to bring the products to market with its new facility

January 31, 2018

Student Wins $14,000 To Create Vegan Egg

The business idea was originally sparked by her own food allergies

January 29, 2018

Food Giant Tyson Invests In Clean Meat Startup Memphis Meats

The cash injection will be used to speed up product development

January 25, 2018

'Bleeding' Vegan Burger To Launch At Mildred's Restaurant In London

The patty has been designed to smell, taste, and sizzle like beef

January 24, 2018

Clean Meat Future Described as 'Inevitable'

It will become impossible to feed billions of people through 'large-scale animal agriculture'

January 23, 2018

Plant Based Beyond Burgers Aims To Launch at McDonalds, Burger King Or Wendy's Says Company Founder

A former CEO of the fast food giant sits on Beyond Meat's board of directors