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KFC is developing a vegan chicken burger

KFC is in the process of developing a vegan chicken burger due to overwhelming demand for plant-based options. Last year a petition launched by PETA called for vegan KFC options, gaining 12,000 signatures and catching the fast-food giant’s attention. Following the campaign, earlier this year the company announced plans to introduce plant-based options, with the …

A petition is calling for Starbucks to stop charging extra for plant milk

Luckily, it’s easier than ever to find a decent coffee with your favourite plant milk, but unfortunately cafés often hike up the price for anyone avoiding dairy. Many chains do keep equivalent prices for plant milk, but Starbucks still lumps an additional cost onto vegans in some locations. And now a petition has been launched …

‘Chicken, beef or nothing’: campaigners fight for in-flight vegan meals to be introduced as standard

Travelling by plane as a vegan can involve a familiar disappointment when the food options arrive, particularly if you don’t warn the airline in advance. But a new campaign is fighting to improve the standard of vegan food beyond the usual ‘chicken or beef’ options. To hold airlines to account, the FlyVe website has been …

Marks & Spencer has expanded its vegan ‘Plant Kitchen’ range to include mozzarella sticks and churros with chocolate

Marks and Spencer has added some exciting new products to its vegan Plant Kitchen range. The initial launch last year saw 60 new vegan products introduced to UK high streets. The UK supermarket has added churros with chocolate sauce and mozzarella sticks to its extensive Plant Kitchen range. The range includes everything from ‘dirty vegan’ …

Beyond Meat’s valuation more than doubled to $3.8bn on sensational first day on the stock market

The value of plant-based burger maker Beyond Meat more than doubled on an incredible first day on the stock market. The California-based company’s shares started off at $25 each, and soared throughout the day finishing at $68.75 – valuing the company at nearly $3.8bn. The surge was the biggest increase in valuation for any company …

You can now get a frozen vegan pizza with stretchy cheese in the UK

One Planet Pizza has launched a vegan frozen pizza range topped with stretchy plant-based cheese. The pizza company has collaborated with VBites to create a product which the company said has a ‘game-changing range of melty, stringy, fully pull-worthy’ cheese. The new range of Cheezly pizzas will be making their way into One Planet Pizza’s …

Burger King’s plant-based ‘Impossible Whopper’ will be grilled on the same surface as the beef version

Burger King’s new plant-based Impossible Whopper will be grilled on the same surface as the standard beef patties, Impossible Foods has revealed. The fast food chain has revealed it is rolling the burger out across the US following the raging success of the meatless burger’s trial launch. The Impossible Whopper patty is made with soy …

Burger King is rolling out the vegan ‘Impossible Whopper’ across the US to meet huge demand

Burger King is set to roll out its plant-based Impossible Whopper across the US following the raging success of the meatless burger’s trial launch. The meatless burger patty was introduced in the fast food chain’s restaurants in St. Louis, Missouri this month and was met with rave reviews and overwhelming demand. Burger King will continue …

EU Proposal To Call Vegan Burgers And Sausages ‘Disks’ And ‘Tubes’ Would Breach Human Rights Laws, The Vegan Society Claims

The Vegan Society has warned that the EU’s proposals to ban the use of ‘burger’ and ‘sausage’ for vegan food will have a huge impact on public services and breach human rights laws. This month the European Parliaments Agriculture Committee voted on regulations which demand that only products containing dead animals can use staple meaty …

33 Best Places for Vegan Cake in London 2019

New vegan cafes and restaurants are springing up all the time these days. There are now so many options out there that choosing between them all can be a real challenge! And that’s not just for meals, but also for desserts and sweet treats like cakes. A while back, it was a struggle to find …

17 Best Places for Vegan Pancakes in London 2019

Pancakes usually contain eggs, making them decidedly non-vegan. But as with other baked goods, it’s possible to substitute out the animal ingredients and make them plant-based. A decade ago, satisfying your cravings for vegan pancakes would probably have meant making your own. But as plant-based eating continues to grow in popularity, more and more options …

Eating ‘Moderate’ amounts of red meat within government guidelines still increases cancer risk

The dangers of eating red meat have been well documented for many years, but the largest ever UK study into its links with cancer paints an even grimmer picture than previous evidence suggested. A five year study monitored the dietary habits of half a million men and women. It found that even a ‘moderate’ level …