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Study: Vegan Diet Not Detrimental to Endurance and Muscle Strength, May Help Improve It

A vegan diet not only “does not seem to be detrimental to endurance and muscle strength in healthy young lean women”, but “submaximal endurance might be better in vegans compared with omnivores.” This is according to a new study published by the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, and epublished by the U.S. National Institute of …

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Nathan’s Famous Adding Vegan Hot Dogs to 13 Locations

For vegan New Yorkers, it’s a long time coming: According to a recent report from the New York Post, Nathan’s Famous – beginning this coming Monday (June 7), will begin offering vegan hot dogs at 13 of its New York metro area locations. This includes its famous Coney Island location. Nathan’s first unveiled its plans …

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Poll Finds 52% of Vegans Refuse to Date a Meat-Eater

According to new data released by Veggly, which is the world’s leading data app for those who are vegetarian or vegan, over half of vegans refuse to date someone who eats meat. Although some may not be surprised by this, it’s nonetheless interesting to have some actual numbers in regards to what percentage of vegans …

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Australia Meat Consumption Drops to Lowest Point in 25 Years

Meat consumption in Australia is down considerably. According to new data conducted and released by the research firm IBISWorld, the consumption of meat in Australia has dropped to its lowest point in 25 years. Furthermore, the research shows that an additional 10% drop in meat consumption is expected this year. Pork consumption has seen the …

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Hawaii to Become Sixth State to Ban Animal Testing for Cosmetics

Legislation to make Hawaii the sixth state to officially and explicitly ban animal testing for cosmetics has been passed by the state’s full legislature. According to the officially summary of the measure, it “Bans the import for profit, sale, and offer for sale of any cosmetic in the State if the final product or any …

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Survey: 73% of Vegan Pupils Teased for Being Vegan

According to new research conducted and released by Vegan Inclusive Education, a large majority of vegan pupils report having been teased for being vegan, whereas 42% report having been bullied. The research may not come as a surprise to vegan parents and young adults, but it exemplifies the need for further education on the issue …

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Shake Shack Launches Vegan Cheeseburger

The popular burger chain Shake Shack has officially become the next major franchise to launch a vegan cheeseburger as part of their permanent menu (on several occasions Shake Shack has introduced a temporary vegan burger). The new additional to Shake Shake’s menu is called the Vegan Crispy Shallot Burger. It features vegan smoky cheddar cheese, …

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Survey: 55% in Britain Have Eaten More Vegan Meat and Dairy Alternatives Since Lockdown

According to a new survey 55% of those in Britain say that have increased the number of vegan food items they’ve eaten since the country was put on lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The survey also found that 22% have tried some form of vegan meat or dairy for the first time ever since …

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Field Roast to Launch Vegan Pepperoni in U.S. and Canada

Plant-based meat company Field Roast – popular for their sausages, deli slices and Chao cheese brand – has announced that they are officially launching a line of vegan pepperoni in the United States and Canada. Furthermore, Canadian pizza chain Pizza Nova has announced that it will featured the new pepperoni in all of its 140 …

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Nestlé Launching Vegan Tuna Salad

Nestlé has announced that they plan to debut vegan tuna salad by the end of 2020. “We are talking chicken analogue products like chicken nuggets and chicken fillets”, CEO Mark Schneider told Foodnavigator. “And we have been working now on a tuna salad analogue, which I think holds great promise and should be out on …

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Vegan Beyond Burger Now Available At All Denny’s Locations

The vegan Beyond Burger by Beyond Meat is now available at all Denny’s locations in the United States and Canada (over 1,700 in total) Although the Denny’s Beyond Burger can be customized, it comes standard with tomatoes, onions, lettuce, pickles, American cheese, and All-American sauce and it’s served on a multigrain bun. By removing the …

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Report: Beyond Meat The Fastest Growing Vegan Meat Company

According to a new report conducted by the market research firm IRI, Beyond Meat was the fastest growing vegan meat-substitute label during a recent 52-week period. According to the report, Beyond Meat’s retail sales grew by 135% in a 52-week period ending on October 31st. With this growth they now have a 10% market share, …

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