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Lightlife parent company Maple Leaf Foods and its interests in the plant-based meat market

Meat producers like Maple Leaf Foods are advancing their stakes in the plant-based market sector: who are they and what does this mean for...

Nespresso says all its coffee will be carbon-neutral by 2022

Leading coffee pod manufacturer Nespresso has pledged to make every cup of its coffee carbon-neutral by 2022. The brand tells The Vegan Review how...

Traditional Chinese medicine: The ethics behind using animal and wildlife products

Although traditional Chinese medicine remains a cultural pillar in China, the practice has a dire effect on animals and wildlife, and its efficacy is...

US Vegan Climate ETF, the world’s first cruelty-free exchange-traded fund, is now a year old

In 2019, Beyond Investing launched the first cruelty-free exchange-traded fund, the US Vegan Climate ETF, with the ticker 'VEGN', on the New York Stock...

How climate-conscious Dark Green PR launched in the middle of a pandemic

In August, Ed Hopkins launched Dark Green PR, a company that sees the good in people, working with companies on a mission to address...

Branding veganism with the help of the term ‘plant-based’

Plant-based is a way to talk about veganism without antagonising anyone. When it comes to branding vegan businesses, 'plant-based' can do wonders. Vegan has become...

Exclusive: The Oatly boycott – Activist who brought the Blackstone issue to light speaks out

Oatly is facing backlash after selling a stake to Blackstone, which is connected to Amazon deforestation, Donald Trump and America’s housing crisis. Laura Young,...

Plant-based fibre: fashion businesses that address microplastic pollution

Fashion, in its current form, creates significant problems that threaten the planet, one of which is microplastic pollution. Here are businesses championing plant-based fibre. The...

Animal rights in China: The lowdown on legislation, markets and consumption

Spurred on by public outcry and the ongoing pandemic, progress has been made with animal rights in China, but there is still a long...

Teen vegan activist Zak Mullen: ‘It was like I’d been hit by a bullet of truth’

13-year-old Zak Mullen, known as Zaktivist, is the latest of a wave of young activists standing up for animal rights, veganism, and the need...

The PETA-Approved Vegan label: Making cruelty-free clothing easy

PETA’s corporate projects director Yvonne Taylor explains the story behind the PETA-Approved Vegan label, and how to make your wardrobe cruelty-free. Being vegan isn't just...

Veshin: The sustainable fashion factory bringing radical transparency to the world

Earlier this year, Hertfordshire-born designer Joey Pringle and Chinese businessman Hongliang Yu launched Veshin, a vegan-driven fashion business vowing to revolutionise the industry for...

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Plantain Kitchen: West African Vegan Food at its Best

Ghanaian-Nigerian Toby Oladokun launched Plantain Kitchen in late 2019. Months later, his business has embraced veganism, survived Covid-19, and currently envisions an international expansion. “You’ve...

Animal Rebellion Dyes Trafalgar Square Fountains Blood Red

Animal rights organisation Animal Rebellion has dyed Trafalgar Square’s fountains a shade of red in protest of animal farming. Animal rights organisation Animal Rebellion, in...

Representation of vegans in movies and TV shows

Many shows and movies feature vegans or the plant-based diet, but their representation is rarely positive. There are many instances where media producers choose to...

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