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Tell Dunkin’: A Vegan Donut Would Be A Slam Dunk

Stuart McDonald Blog

Basketball referee and former pro player Antoine Knighton has teamed up with Compassion Over Killing on a new petition urging Dunkin’ Donuts to offer a vegan donut, in a relaunch of COK’s successful campaign that prompted the donut giant to offer almond milk at its thousands of US locations. In 2014, Dunkin’ Donuts responded to requests from thousands of consumers …

COK Campaign Victories: Dunkin’ & Starbucks Keep Expanding Vegan Menus!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Campaigns, Uncategorized, Veg Eating

Thanks to campaigns led by Compassion Over Killing (COK) and requests from compassionate consumers, in 2014 Dunkin’ Donuts, the world’s largest coffee and baked goods chain, added almond milk to about 75% of its locations — and Starbucks, one of the first national coffee chains to offer soy milk, has told COK that it’s exploring vegan food options. Now cows and consumers join us in …

It’s National Donut Day – Ask for Vegan Donuts!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Uncategorized, Veg Eating

It’s the first Friday of June, and that means it’s National Donut Day! This sweet day has been celebrated in the US since 1938, and donut shops around the country, including several Dunkin’ Donuts locations, give away free donuts to customers. Dunkin’ Donuts is the world’s largest coffee and baked goods chain with nearly 8,000 locations throughout the US. The mega chain’s offerings boast almond milk that you …

Vegan vs. Coca-Cola: Which is more popular?

Compassion Over Killing Staff Blog, Veg Eating

When it comes to media buzz and what people are talking about online, vegan beats out Coca-Cola! A recent article in Food Navigator highlights the increasing popularity of vegan eating in the US. And there’s more good news. Research in the Nutrition Business Journal reveals that vegan eating is hitting the mainstream: Nearly half of consumers associate vegan food with …

Voices of Compassion: Your 4 Favorite Blogs of 2014!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Blog, Uncategorized, Veg Eating

It has been an incredible year for Compassion Over Killing, and we owe much of our success to donors and supporters like you. Your generosity has been  the driving force behind our achievements, and now that we’ve gained serious momentum, we’re looking forward to accomplishing even more for animals in 2015, when we celebrate our 20th anniversary! Looking back on …

Corporate Bullying: Sustainable Foods Stand Up & Speak Out

Compassion Over Killing Staff Blog, Campaigns, Uncategorized

Industrial food and Big Ag are feeling the heat — it’s from a fire created by the development of a strong wholesome sustainable food movement, and there are some clear and obvious signs that it’s getting too hot to handle. Two months ago, Compassion Over Killing shared the outrageous news that Unilever, the $60B multi-national corporate makers of Hellmann’s mayonnaise filed …

Bullseye: Target Hits the Mark with New Meat-Free Product Line

Compassion Over Killing Staff Uncategorized, Veg Eating

As the number of Americans choosing plant-based foods continues to grow, so too do the vegan options in restaurants and grocery stores nationwide. From Chipotle’s sofritas and White Castle’s veggie slider to almond milk at Dunkin’ Donuts and dairy-free fro-yo at TCBY, it’s never been easier to leave animals off our plates. And now Target is making it even easier! …

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More Companies are Delivering on Dairy-Free Demand!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Uncategorized, Veg Eating

Despite the dairy industry’s multi-million dollar advertising campaigns (Got Milk?), government-sponsored programs that push milk, and even ridiculous efforts to slam non-dairy alternatives, milk consumption in the US is steadily declining. In fact, a recent report from the US Department of Agriculture confirms that each generation drinks less and less milk than the one prior. Simply put, Americans are moo-ving on. …

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COK Campaign Victory: Dunkin’ Donuts Adds Almond Milk to Its Menu!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Campaigns, Outreach, Veg Eating

Dunkin’ Donuts is the world’s largest coffee and baked goods chain with more than 7,500 locations throughout the United States, including its first Los Angeles location that opened during Labor Day weekend. Yet, it’s one of the only national coffee chains that hasn’t offered dairy-free milk to all customers – until now, thanks to your requests! We’re so excited to …