vegan

Tyson Dumps All “Beyond Meat” Stock, Says It’s Making Its OWN Vegan Meat! [by Jackie Day]

Share Vegan company, Beyond Meat, is set to go public next week, without the backing of Tyson Foods.  Reportedly, there was a falling out after Tyson said they wanted to produce their own vegan meat. Tyson is using all of its resources to make “great tasting protein alternatives that are more accessible for everyone.” Noel White, Tyson CEO Tyson wisely… Read more →

Vegan School Food Bill Passes California Legislative Committee With ZERO Opposition [by Jackie Day]

Share California State Assembly Committee on Education Chair Patrick O’Donnell garnered a round of laughter as he introduced what he calls, “The Vegan Bill,” otherwise known as CA Assembly Bill 479. The bill, authored by Assembly Members Nazarian and Kalra, would establish within the California Department of Education (CDE), incentives for making plant-based food and beverages for students. Under the… Read more →

Impossible Foods Admits to Misleading Consumers About Ingredients in “Vegan” Meatballs [by Jackie Day]

Share When Chris Cooney, aka: The Vegan Zombie, asked to try an Impossible Foods meatball at Natural Products Expo West, he expected to get a vegan treat from a proud-to-be 100% plant-based company. After eating what he assumed was vegan, things quickly spiraled downward. Cooney asked if the items were vegan, and to his surprise, was told the meatballs contained… Read more →

Gordon Ramsay Says Veganism is On the Rise; We Have to Adapt and Eat Humble Pie

Share Finally! Tonight on the “Late Late Show” with James Corden, Gordon Ramsay was asked about his “Vegan Roast Dinner” that he’s now serving at his “Bread Street Kitchen” restaurant. Corden mentioned that Piers Morgan said it “looks utterly revolting.” Gordon Ramsay – who has mocked vegans and vegan food for over a decade – didn’t join in by criticizing… Read more →

Sneak Peek! The First Vegan Burger Commercial To Air During Super Bowl! Thanks Carl’s Jr! [by Jackie Day]

ShareConsumers asked for it, so they got it! A 100% plant-based “Beyond Meat” burger, at Carl’s Jr! It’s called the Beyond Famous Star Burger; just leave off the dairy cheese and sauce. And here’s the commercial that will air during tomorrow’s Superbowl! At an estimated $5 MILLION+ for a 30 second spot, this is really a big deal in more… Read more →

5 Vegan Things To Be Happy About Right Now! [by Jackie Day]

ShareThe new year is bringing in some good news! Here’s something to put a little extra pep in your vegan step! Ag-Gag Law Overturned The 2012 law that banned undercover video recordings inside agricultural production facilities in Iowa has been struck down! People can now document the horrors that take place inside of factory farms and puppy mills. “Ag-Gag laws… Read more →

Carl’s Jr. Launches Vegan Burgers and Vegan Buns Nationwide!

ShareIt’s official! Thanks to popular demand, Carl’s Jr. is launching meatless Beyond Meat Beyond Burgers at restaurants nationwide! No word yet on if they’ll have vegan cheese available, but the vegan patties can be subbed on any of their burgers, and they even have vegan buns to go with em’ too! We know people are looking for options – in… Read more →

Trader Joe’s Debuts Vegan Birthday Cake Popcorn and Other Fun Food for Fall! [by Jackie Day]

ShareGet ready to fall in love with these vegan goodies at Trader Joe’s! Vegan Pumpkin Joe Joe’s, Pumpkin O’s, Ghosts & Bats Crispy Potato Snacks, Fall Zucchette Pasta, Harvest Chili, and canned Organic Pumpkin for making homemade pumpkin pie! There’s a new vegan Birthday Cake Popcorn, complete with little colored sprinkles on the popped corn! And, vegan Candy Corn Popcorn, too! But… Read more →

California BANS the Sale of Cosmetics Tested on Animals! Bill Passes Unanimously! [By Jackie Day]

ShareBREAKING: California lawmakers just passed SB 1249, the Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act!  The bill now heads to California Governor, Jerry Brown’s desk for signature! California State Assembly passed it unanimously, 80 to 0! And the Senate, concurred! Authored by CA Senator Cathleen Galgiani, and co-sponsored by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and Social Compassion in Legislation, SB 1249 will make… Read more →