Campaign Update: Subway Widely Expands Vegan Menu in DC & LA!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Campaigns, Veg Eating, Victories

You’ve been asking for vegan options, and Subway is listening! Compassion Over Killing is excited to announce that Subway, the world’s largest restaurant chain, is widely expanding its vegan menu: In the Washington, DC area, more than 300 Subway stores are in the process of rolling out a vegan menu that includes the all-vegan Malibu Garden and Black Bean sandwiches!  …

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 …

Sandwich Nation

Compassion Over Killing Staff Blog, Campaigns, Uncategorized, Veg Eating

Americans eat over 300 million sandwiches a day – that’s almost as many sandwiches as there are people in this country! And with almost 43,000 stores in 107 countries (over 25,000 of them in the US), Subway is one of the most popular places people turn to for a good ol’ sarnie. How did such a convenient culinary combination come …

Campaign Update: Subway’s Vegan Options are Back in DC – for a Limited Time!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Blog, Campaigns, Uncategorized, Veg Eating

In 2012, we shared the exciting news about Subway testing three vegan sandwiches in select DC-area locations. These hearty, protein-packed plant-based options received rave reviews from customers and media alike and were such a hit that stores ran out in a few short weeks. The test menu was deemed a huge success by the store managers who introduced these options, though Subway’s …

Sick to Death: Phantom Antibiotics in Our Food

Compassion Over Killing Staff Animals, Blog, Health

Last week was antibiotic awareness week  – did you miss it? Somehow, this global week of awareness flew under the radar of many – especially in the United States. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) named their week-long campaign “Get Smart About Antibiotics Week” after an executive order from the White House, but telling the truth about antibiotic use in …

Popular Diner Johnny Rockets Tests Gardein on Menu

Compassion Over Killing Staff Blog, Veg Eating

Earlier this week, we shared exciting news that retail giant Target launched its own line of vegan meat — and now we’ve got more good news to make your tastebuds jump for joy! According to Business Insider,  Johnny Rockets restaurant chain — with 300 locations worldwide — is testing Gardein meatless meats on its menu! While there’s no update yet, it’s possible hearty …

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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COK Campaign Update: Subway Testing All-Vegan “Malibu Garden” & “Black Bean” Subs!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Campaigns, Veg Eating

That’s right: COK is thrilled to announce that your requests for more vegan options are working! Select Subway locations in Los Angeles are currently testing NEW all-vegan “Malibu Garden” and “Black Bean” sandwiches — even the marketing touts that they’re vegan! The hearty and healthy Malibu Garden patty is chock full of whole grains such as brown rice and rolled oats, plus veggies, and comes …