Honor All Moms This Mother’s Day: Choose Dairy-Free!

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Just days before Mother’s Day, Compassion Over Killing’s heartbreaking new undercover video is exposing cruelty to gentle mother cows at Mason Dixon Farms, a supplier to some of the largest names in dairy, including Land O’Lakes and Dairy Farmers of America (DFA). The footage reveals the devastating reality behind Big Dairy. COK’s investigator documented egregious cruelty, including cows being kicked, punched, and …

What’s Better Than Vegan Mac n’ Cheese?

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That’s easy: the only thing better than vegan mac n’ cheese is vegan mac n’ cheese x 2! And we’ve made it even easier to dish out the deliciousness with this fun recipe video featuring Follow Your Heart vegan cheese: These two quick and simple recipes are aahhhh-mazing, but don’t take our word for it… you can try them yourself. Check …

Dairy-Free is Boosting Ice Cream Sales

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Moo-ve over milk: Dairy-free is the coolest thing happening in frozen treats right now: from vegan ice creams by Ben & Jerry’s and Breyer’s to frozen yogurts at TCBY and PinkBerry, and more! This plant-based popularity is even boosting sales in an otherwise melting market. VegNews reports that the ice cream industry has slumped in recent years, but the many innovative “free from” …

Big Dairy pouts that dairy-free “milk” is confusing. Our solution: label “cow milk.”

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Jan. 2017 Update: Sign & share our petition: Tell Big Dairy to label its products “cow milk!” Plant-based milks are flying off the shelves, as Americans ditch dairy for vegan alternatives free of cholesterol and cruelty. It seems a growing number of consumers have stopped swallowing the lies about dairy being good for our bodies, and studies continue to confirm that dairy poses many health …

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

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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 …

Dairy Industry Tries to Squash the Rise of Almond Milk

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Moo-ve over, dairy! While milk consumption declines with each generation — it’s down 37% since the 1970’s and keeps dropping — demand for plant-based milks is on the rise.  In fact, the market for dairy-free foods is projected to reach $20 billion by 2020. This growing dairy-free demand isn’t going unnoticed by the industry.  On a positive note, industry news site The Dairy …

Dairy Reporter Names Vegan Cheese Top New Product

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Dairy demand is dropping, and consumers are simply scooping dairy-free products off the shelves. In fact, the plant-based dairy alternatives market is expected to reach $20 billion by 2020! The dairy industry is taking note. In fact, industry news site The Dairy Reporter just released a “What’s New in the Dairy Aisle” list — and guess what was featured in the top spot? Dairy-free cheese slices by Daiya! …

Moo-ve Over Milk: Pinkberry Now Serves Non-Dairy

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Starting today, Pinkberry, a national frozen yogurt restaurant chain with over 100 locations, is launching its first-ever dairy-free option: Tropical Mango soft-serve. Touting itself as a company offering “better-for-you” options, this new frozen soft-serve has no added sugar and is made from five simple ingredients: fruit, fruit juice, water, citric acid, and natural flavors. What prompted this new menu item? …