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Brian May launches his own perfume line to help protect wildlife

The limited-edition perfume will be sold in a blood-red bottle and all money raised will be sent to Brain’s Save Me Trust, which works for wildlife protection. Today, Queen legend Brian May is launching his own badger-scented perfume to raise funds for the protection of wildlife. The legendary musician has teamed up founder of the …

This company will offer a meat lover £50,000 to go vegan for three months

“Everyone has their own reasons for choosing veganism; we want to show it doesn’t have to be all or nothing, and you don’t have to sacrifice good food for the cause.” Meal subscription company Vibrant Vegan is offering a meat-lover £50,000 to ditch animal products and go plant-based for 90 days. The initiative – which …

Upset farmers brand Veganuary a ‘gimmick casting a very sustainable British industry to the wall’

According to the National Farmers Union (NFU): “UK greenhouse gas emissions from beef production are half that of the global average.” The farming industry is fighting back against the supposedly ‘distracting’ claims of Veganuary, which calls for people to help tackle climate change by going vegan in January. The industry argues that meat is not …

Dunkin’ adds new meatless veggie power breakfast sandwich to menu

“Flexitarian eating is on the rise and we’re thrilled to deliver new menu items that can satisfy everyone.” Dunkin’ has added another plant-based breakfast sandwich to its menu by launching the new Southwest Veggie Power Breakfast Sandwich. The move follows the success of last year’s Beyond Sausage® Breakfast Sandwich and the food chain continues to …

Record-breaking 500,000 people sign up for Veganuary 2021

“Pretty much everyone has accepted we need to be reducing animal products in our diets for environmental reasons.” This year, a record-breaking 500,000 people have signed up for the Veganuary challenge making it the biggest turnout since the movement began in 2014. The pledges this year have already surpassed 2020’s total of 400,000 – and …

Asda just launched a vegan butcher counter as demand for plant-based foods continues to rise

The UK supermarket’s first vegan butcher counter will be stocked with a range of meat-free alternatives including ‘facon’, bean burgers, and meat-free meatballs. Asda has announced it is trialling a new vegan butcher counter called Veelicious – the first of its kind in a UK supermarket. The move comes after it became the first retailer …

Halsey to launch vegan and cruelty-free beauty brand that celebrates ‘our multiple identities’

“I have always stood firm in the belief that makeup is about feeling cool — not looking perfect. Plus, it’s vegan and cruelty free.” Today, American singer, songwriter, and bestselling author Halsey announced the launch of her new vegan and cruelty-free makeup brand, About-Face. According to the brand, the collection is inspired by music, fashion …