7 Signs the Future Is Vegan

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Do you think a world without factory farming and the killing of billions of farmed animals each year sounds more like a Utopian dream (or a Star Trek fantasy)? Believe it or not, an animal-friendly world could be closer than previously imagined. People worldwide are recognizing the devastating toll of animal agribusiness — on the environment, human health, and our collective sense of ethics. There’s …

New Vegan Cookbook Recreates All the Egg Dishes You Love

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As consumers are increasingly aware, the “incredible edible egg” isn’t so incredible after all. Factory farms are known for their horrific cruelty to chickens, and 95% of egg-laying hens spend their lives in cages so small they can’t even spread their wings. Not only is the painful reality for chickens raised for eggs and meat on factory farms, exposed time and again by …

Plant-Based: A 2017 Top Global Food Trend!

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Vegan eating has been soaking up the spotlight, from being named the hottest trend in fast-casual food, to making the menu at this year’s World Health Summit. Plants are no longer a side dish — they’re the star of the plate! And Mintel is taking note. The market research firm has released its Global Food and Drink Trends of 2017 and sprouting up on the …

Eight Easy Ways to Celebrate World Vegan Day

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There are so many reasons to choose vegan foods—billions, in fact. Sadly, more than nine billion birds, pigs, and cows are killed each year for food in the U.S. (and that staggering number doesn’t include the billions more aquatic animals who suffer the same fate annually). Thankfully, with more and more vegan options sprouting up, it’s easier than ever before to …

Reader’s Choice: Vegan Butcher Leading USA Today’s ‘Best Food & Drink Makers’

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UPDATE 10/28/16: Wow! The Herbivorous Butcher has won the “popular vote,” named by USA Today readers the BEST Food & Drink Maker in the USA! A popular all-vegan butcher shop is up for a coveted win in USA Today’s 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards. With just one week left to cast your vote, The Herbivorous Butcher stands at #1 on the leaderboard for Best Food & Drink Makers in …

Google and Chopt Promote Food Powered by Plants

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As Google’s Trends app has shown, vegan eating is on the rise and here to stay! Even Google itself is touting the benefits of plant-based foods. As QSR reports, the mega-tech company has teamed up with Chopt Creative Salad Company in efforts to provide plant-based foods — which have been a huge hit among Google employees — and to “explore the future of plant-based …

LinkedIn Honors Vegan Innovation in Food Industry

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Business social network, LinkedIn has just released its “Next Wave” list of top professionals age 35 and under. Among the list of pros and entrepreneurs in industries spanning food, technology, media, government and more, is the Chief Strategy Officer at Impossible Foods — the innovative vegan company that brought the world the much-talked about “impossible” vegan burger that “bleeds.” Nick …

Vegan Eating is in the Spotlight

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Vegan is en vogue. Literally! Here, fashion and lifestyle magazine Vogue highlights a vegan pop tart recipe from Rawcells, calling it a “healthier version” of the well-known toaster treat, and adding that “one look at Rawcells’s Instagram page” just might convince you to go vegan! Other publications are putting plants on their pages (digital or otherwise) too. SELF just posted four vegan recipes from …