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Vegan population grows threefold as plant-based market booms in South Korea

‘People now care about the environment, and the rights of animals, and they are more cautious of what they eat.’ South Korea’s plant-based movement is gaining traction much like the trend’s growing popularity worldwide. The Korea Vegetarian Union (KVU) estimates that there are approximately 500,000 strict vegans in the country, and about 1.5 million who …

Plant-based meat sales spike by 23% when sold in meat aisles, shows study

‘The increase in sale demonstrates there is tremendous opportunity for plant-based meats to succeed everywhere’ Plant-based meat sales increased by 23% when placed alongside its meat counterparts at grocery stores, revealed a study by Plant Based Foods Association and U.S retail giant Kroger. As part of the study, PBFA- an association that represents 170 plant-based …

Kate Hudson to launch plant-based body nutrition company: ‘I’m So Excited to Bring This to You’

‘We really wanted to make sure that there was something for everybody and that it could be versatile’ Last week, Hollywood star Kate Hudson announced that she is set to launch a plant-based “body nutrition” company next month. Her new business venture called INBLOOM is “a natural extension” of what she’s been building with Fabletics- …

Students create 3D-printed vegan salmon to drive sustainability in the seafood industry

Students in Denmark have developed 3D printing processes to commercialise vegan alternatives to salmon and tuna. A group of international students recently developed a 3D technique for printing salmon. The three students from Sweden, Spain, and Denmark teamed up to form Legendary Vish– a project that aims “to offer everyone who loves the taste of …

Vinnie Jones says: “Going forward, plant-based food is where we’ve got to be”

‘(Going vegan) is a good way to go for the environment and a healthier lifestyle’ In an exclusive interview with the Mirror, Vinnie Jones advocated eating vegan foods for better health and the environment. Speaking to the news outlet, days before his wife’s first death anniversary, whom he lost to cancer last year, the former …

Huel just added a new vegan Raspberry & White Chocolate Snack Bar to range

Huel products are made from plant-based sustainable ingredients and are available as powder, ready-to-drink, and bars. Plant-based complete nutrition brand Huel has added another snack bar to its range with its new vegan Raspberry and white chocolate bar. The delicious snack is packed with nutrients and is a perfect guilt-free snack for those who are …

KFC launches ‘New Era’ plant-based nuggets and burger in Hong Kong

‘The launch will further ignite the plant-based movement in Asia and globally’ Following a successful trial run in the United States, fast food international giant KFC has partnered with Green Monday to unveil 2 plant-based offerings in 19 selected locations in Hong Kong. Called the “New Era” series, the new products by KFC include Alpha …

Vinnie Jones, Nicola Adams and Pixie Lott flaunt oat moustaches in a new vegan milk ad for Alpro

The new campaign will ‘open the eyes of shoppers to the fact there are other (vegan) choices’ Pixie Lott and Vinnie Jones sport ‘mOAT-staches’ in a new vegan milk ad launched by European food and drink brand Alpro. Former Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams is also part of the same campaign.   The new ad is …

WOC led Chicago vegan ice cream startup to donate 100% profits to social justice organizations

“This whole initiative is really honoring those different struggles and trying to give back to those communities.” Chicago’s JUSTice Cream is a non dairy, nonprofit (mutual aid) vegan ice cream company led by women and has been founded with the intention of donating 100% of its profits to grassroots radical liberation organisations. According to the …