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Dr. Praeger’s launches refrigerated veggie burger line at Walmart

The refrigerated line is a first for the 25-year-old brand. Family owned food brand, Dr. Praeger’s, has launched a new vegan burger line at Walmart stores nationwide. The 25-year-old brand, which is popular for its all-natural, vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, and kosher frozen food products, is offering two new burgers called the Classic Veggie Burger …

Applewood Vegan Slices named as finalist at The Grocer New Product Awards 2020

The UK’s leading speciality cheese company has already won various accolades, including a PETA honor for best vegan cheese and this year’s Gold award at the FreeFrom Food Awards. Dairy Giant Applewood®, which has already won multiple awards for its Applewood® Vegan block cheese, has been named a finalist for its Vegan Slices at The …

Cadbury’s new vegan chocolate fingers just launched at Sainsbury’s

The Bournville vegan chocolate fingers are reportedly launching in Tesco as well. British chocolate giant Cadbury  has launched the dairy-free version of its iconic Bournville chocolate finger biscuits. Popular food account, Accidentally Vegan UK, recently posted an image of the product, after it was spotted in the Sainsbury’s biscuit aisle. The group wrote: “It’s a …

UK’s ‘ethical alternative to Deliveroo’ to deliver vegan food across the country

“Unlike other platforms – like Just Eat, Uber Eats or Deliveroo – we do not overcharge our partners. This means our partners get to reinvest their profits back in their businesses.” An online vegan cruelty-free food delivery platform, Get Vegan Grub, formerly known as IndieHob, has debuted across the UK. The initiative, described as an …

EU votes in favour of ‘Plant-Based Dairy Ban’ but rejects ‘Veggie Burger Ban’

The dairy-ban vote could saddle the plant-based dairy alternative industry “with significant financial burdens and practical challenges” if turned into legislation.   Today, the European Parliament finally voted to reject the ‘veggie burger ban’. MEPs voted down the proposed veggie burger ban amendment – with 379 against, 284 for and 27 abstentions – after deciding …

Award winning cheese giant to launch New Grated vegan option in the UK

Applewood Vegan is not only expanding its vegan’s portfolio in the UK, but will also soon launch in international markets. Norseland, a leading UK specialty cheese company and maker of award-winning Applewood Vegan, is gearing to launch its New Grated Vegan Applewood cheese. Vegan Food UK, a popular food account, revealed the news on Instagram, …

More vegan choices and new sustainable packaging on Subway’s updated menu

Subway’s hugely popular Meatless Meatball Marinara won the Best Vegan Sandwich at PETA’s 2020 Vegan Food Awards. Sandwich chain Subway has added a new ‘Make Any 6” Sub a Wrap or Salad’ option to its menu to offer more choices to ‘vegans, vegetarians, flexitarians and those looking to reduce their meat-consumption.’ The menu update means …

Jack in the Box is testing its first ‘Unchicken’ plant-based sandwiches in the US

“We are excited to meet the growing demand for meatless alternatives with our new Unchicken sandwiches providing indulgent taste, crispy crunch, and savory flavor in a new plant-based option.” This month, fast food chain Jack in the Box has been testing its first ever limited-edition plant-based chicken items at select locations in the US, in …

Asda lowers prices of free-from products range to match non-vegan rates

Asda has implemented a slew of initiatives including slashing prices of certain essential commodities and launching a sustainability drive to tackle plastic pollution, leading the way for supermarkets in the 21st century.   Asda has dropped prices on 62 of their Free From products including flour, gluten-free pasta, milk alternatives, and cereals, so that customers are …

Impossible Foods is creating dairy-identical milk from plants

The startup is also working on a faux egg prototype as well as doubling its research and development team “to create an entirely new technology platform to replace animals” with plant-based alternatives. This week, Impossible Foods revealed that it has been working on producing a plant-based milk prototype that looks, tastes, and functions just like …

2020’s top 10 vegan-friendly cities in the UK have been revealed

“Holidu, the search engine for holiday rentals, has analysed data from Happy Cow to find out which cities boast the greatest number of vegan-friendly restaurants and cafés in relation to the size of the population in each city.” 2020’s top 10 most vegan-friendly cities in the UK have been ranked by Holidu, ‘the search engine …