Food Trends = Plants & Meat-Free Meats are IN!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Veg Eating

Plant-based “meats” had a big year in 2016: from their starring spot on the World Health Summit menu, to being sold right alongside their meat counterparts in meat aisles across the US. Grist writes, “Someday we’ll look back at 2016 as the year we realized we might be perfectly happy to give up meat.” As consumers increasingly choose plant-based options, major stores …

Plant-Based Beyond Burger is Meaty Enough for Meat Aisles

Compassion Over Killing Staff Veg Eating

To the mainstream and BEYOND! The newest plant-based patty to hit the market is making headlines and bringing meat-free to the meat aisles. Beyond Meat, known for its 100% plant-based meats, is the California-based startup behind the “Beyond Burger,” which it calls the first veggie patty “that looks, cooks, and tastes like a fresh beef burger.” But that’s where the similarities end, as the …

Wendy’s Now Offers Veggie Burger in 24 Locations!

Compassion Over Killing Staff Campaigns

Update: Though Wendy’s has discontinued the black bean burger, Ontario locations are now trialing the plant-based “Plantiful Burger!”  Plants are finding their way onto menus everywhere, and fast food joints are no exception, with Panera, Taco Bell, and Subway turning their attention to veg-friendly options. Now, Wendy’s is on board! Last year, Wendy’s launched a black bean burger menu option at 2 locations, and this year, the company …