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‘Harry Potter’ star Evanna Lynch joins lawsuit to protect owls from deadly experiments

“There is overwhelming evidence that the results of most experiments on animals can’t be applied to humans. There can be no ethical justification for this grotesque cruelty.” Harry Potter actor Evanna Lynch is challenging a federal law that allows fatal brain experiments on owls. Johns Hopkins University (JHU) experimenter Shreesh Mysore is conducting these experiments …

Morrisons becomes first supermarket to stop selling plastic carrier bags

“We have been listening hard to our customers over the past year and we know that they are passionate about doing their bit to keep plastics out of the environment.” UK supermarket Morrisons has pledged to become the country’s first supermarket to ditch plastic carrier bags completely. While single-use 5p carrier bags were removed by …

World’s largest digital vegan marketplace Vejii launches in Canada

“By providing startups with exposure, we both help the brand and provide our customers with high-quality, plant-based alternatives that they may not have had access to before.”  Online marketplace Vejii has launched its Canadian platform offering a large range of vegan and plant-based products. According to Vejii, its multi-vendor platform ca.shopvejii.com aims to provide a …

Saks Fifth Avenue to ditch fur to match ‘customer preferences and societal shifts’

“Trends constantly evolve and the sale of fur remains a significant social issue. As such, eliminating it from our assortment is the right step for us to take at this time.”  This week, Saks Fifth Avenue announced it will stop selling fur and all animal-fur clothes and accessories will be off its shelves by 2023. …

American singer Loren Gray urges fans to watch Seaspiracy and ‘talk more about it’

Loren Gray is the latest celebrity to plug the anti-fishing Netlfix documentary to her 1.5 million Twitter followers. American model, singer, and social media star Loren Gray is urging her followers to watch Seaspiracy. The 18-year-old, who has millions of followers on social media, is among a slew of celebrities including Bryan Adams, Lucy Watson, …

Woman with ‘unexplained infertility’ finally has children after going vegan

“I didn’t realise the plant-based diet had fixed everything until I passed the 10-week mark.” A British woman, who believed she would never have children, became pregnant after switching to a vegan diet. Tina Higginson, from Harlow, Essex suffered five heartbreaking miscarriages after which she was diagnosed with unexplained infertility, The Epoch Times reported. Higginson …

Dunkin’ just rolled out 41 vegan donut flavours in Belgium outlets

The new vegan donut flavours released include lotus sensation, creamy raspberry, cinnamon jam, and more.  Dunkin’ has launched 41 vegan donut flavors in its outlets in Belgium. The international fast-food chain took to Instagram, to announce the news. It wrote: “Yes, your prayers have been heard! “From today on you can order more than 40 …

Impossible Foods launches first national ad campaign targeting meat eaters more than ever

“We can replace yesterday’s ridiculous, animal-based technology with a categorically better way of transforming plants into meat.” Impossible Foods has launched its first television advertising campaign “We Are Meat” to target meat-eaters.  The campaign—which will also run on digital and social media platforms—has five short television ads that show the Impossible Burger sizzling on a …

Black-owned ‘Slutty Vegan’ and Shake Shack launch limited-edition vegan burgers in Atlanta and NYC

“Our mission isn’t to tell people to go vegan–but rather, to inspire guests to open up horizons with something new and different.” Vegan entrepreneur Pinky Cole has partnered with Shake Shack to roll out a limited-offer vegan burger. The SluttyShack burger is part of Shake Shack’s “Now Serving” series – a collaboration that aims to …

Hong Kong grocery store pledges to stop selling fish post Seaspiracy

“Every tiny step counts to make the world a better place. Stop crying over the planet, let’s take this step forward to ocean conservation together!” Netflix’s new documentary Seaspiracy has caused a Hong Kong-based zero-waste grocery chain to stop selling fish. Grocery chain Slowood with outlets in Kennedy Town, Sha Tin, and Discovery Bay, sells …

42% of global consumers are flexitarians and driving mainstream plant-based shift, new report says

42% of global consumers identify as ‘flexitarians’ of which 54% are Gen Zs, who are increasingly avoiding meat and animal-based products More than two-fifths of global consumers identify as ‘flexitarians’, according to a new report. Euromonitor’s Health and Nutrition Survey for 2020 revealed that flexitarians– people who are actively eating less animal-based products–now make up …

Impossible Foods and Vegan Women Summit partner to launch initiative celebrating food and sustainability pioneers

“Whether it’s innovating on food technology solutions, advocating in government, building a climate-focused nonprofit, or leading a sustainable eating initiative at their school, women of all ages and backgrounds are leading the way for a kinder, more sustainable world.”  Impossible Foods and Vegan Women Summit (VWS) have teamed up to launch a new initiative that …