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Cheese lovers swear to go ‘full vegan’ after learning the truth about parmesan production

Parmesan production generally uses rennet from young cows, sheep and goats. Parmesan cheese started quite a debate on Twitter after it became common knowledge that it is made with an ingredient that is taken from young animals’ stomach linings. The contentious ingredient is rennet, which is an enzyme found in the lining of mammal stomachs …

Fast food chain creates unique vegan ‘cheeseburger’ sneakers to promote plant-based living

The one-of-a-kind trainers were created to celebrate the launch of Future Farms’ new Burger 4.0. Future Farms, a plant-based company, has created a unique, vegan couture running shoe that looks like cheeseburgers. The mouth-watering limited edition trainer was made in collaboration with sneaker artist, Matt B Customs, to celebrate the launch of Future Farms’ new …

NOMO launches Cookie Dough block – its ‘biggest’ vegan chocolate bar yet

The new bar costs £3 and is available in Sainsbury’s, Morrisons, and Tesco. It will roll out in Waitrose in the first week of July. UK vegan chocolate brand NOMO (No One Missing Out) has added a new and massive flavour to its range. The new Cookie Dough block bar features cookie dough coated with …

Extinction Rebellion founder dissed for ranting about vegan hospital fare

Roger Hallam posted a 391-word 11-point Twitter thread after hospital staff served him boiled carrots and a handful of potatoes for dinner. Extinction Rebellion(XR) co-founder Roger Hallam has come under fire for complaining about a ‘vegan option’ after he was hospitalized following an accident. The 56-year-old environmental activist is in hospital after ‘crushing’ his leg …

Study suggest men refuse to ditch meat because  it threatens their masculinity

“Self-identified levels of masculinity may explain apparent gender differences, with more masculine men more resistant to reducing their meat intake,” the study authors said. A new study has found that men are less likely to go vegetarian or vegan for it threatens their perception of masculinity. Researchers from the Australian National University (ANU), conducted a …

Beyond Meat launches new chicken-style products at UK supermarkets

“We’re delighted to be introducing Brits to our tasty new Chicken-Style range. Innovation is at the heart of Beyond Meat.”  Beyond Meat has expanded its portfolio in the UK with the launch of three new plant-based chicken-style products.  The range includes Beyond Burger Chicken-Style, Beyond Fillet, and Beyond Nuggets. The items add to the existing …

Yorkshire-based sausage factory to appear in vegan episode of popular BBC show

Heck Foods currently produces over 90,000 sausages suitable for vegans daily. Bedale-based HECK! Food has been selected to feature on a special vegan edition of BBC Inside the Factory programme. The show follows presenter Gregg Wallace’s factory tours across the world. In the upcoming episode on Tuesday (25 April), Wallace will be taken through the …

Clive’s Purely Plants launches vegan sausage rolls & tofu quiche for the first time

The UK vegan bakery business adds two new vegan products to its line-up Devon based Clive’s Purely Plants, has expanded its vegan options with two new products. The vegan bakery brand has released a sausage breakfast roll and a bacon breakfast roll into Waitrose stores across the country. The Vegan Sausagey Rolls, which come with …

Greggs just launched its new vegan Mexican chicken-free bake

Greggs is continuing to grow its best-selling vegan range Greggs has expanded its vegan offerings with a new vegan Mexican Chicken-Free Bake. The limited-edition release follows the launch of four new vegan menu items during Veganuary. The Vegan Mexican Chicken-Free Bake (£1.90) features THIS vegan chicken-free pieces paired with a mixture of vegetables. The ingredients …

Vegan chicken brand VFC secures £6m in funding to accelerate international expansion

After another successful seed round, VFC plans to expand to international markets and release more “incredible” products that include new eating occasions and formats. Vegan fried chicken start-up VFC Foods has netted another £6 million in a recent seed round. Veg Capital, run by VFC Foods founder Matthew Glover, led the recent seed round. It …

Lewis Hamilton-backed vegan burger chain opens first US location in New York

Neat Burger’s first US address is in the SoHo neighbourhood of Manhattan in New York City. Vegan food chain Neat Burger has opened its first US location. It is the first of 30 new outlets planned in the near future. Neat Burger was first launched in the UK in 2019 by co-founders Lewis Hamilton and …

Cambridge College to host first ‘plant-based’ May Ball in 200 years

The move comes after the University Of Cambridge voted in favour of removing animal products from their offerings in favour of an all-vegan menu A Cambridge University college has decided to adopt an all-vegan menu for its May Ball celebrations. Darwin College will serve only plant-based food at its “Orient Express” themed ball this year. …