Category Archives: Vegan meat

Opinion: Do Vegan Meat Substitutes Really Save Animals?

Headlines are really exciting for plant-based foods these days. “Plant-based menus are taking over at the best fast food chains,” says Fortune; “From Impossible and beyond, plant-based burgers are taking over the world,” says Catering Hospitality; and “five reasons Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat are taking over fast food when veggie burgers have failed,” suggests […]

Questlove and Lewis Hamilton Join $ 235 Million Investment in Vegan Meat and Dairy Brand NotCo

Chilean food technology company NotCo, which makes products such as NotMilk, NotBurger, NotIceCream and NotMayo, recently raised $ 235 million in a Series D funding round. The round was led by the company. Tiger Global investment and included the participation of vegan racing car champion Lewis Hamilton, musician Questlove and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. NotCo […]

Amazon shoppers searched for vegan meat 44,000 times last month, new data shows

Reading time: 2 minutes Interest in vegan meat is skyrocketing on Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer. In June, buyers searched 44,000 times for meat of plant origin. Label insight published the information. According to its website, the company is the “most trusted source of product data” in the consumer packaged goods industry. It is […]

You can become the world’s first vegan meat sommelier

UK-based vegan company THIS is looking to fill a unique position for the world’s premier vegan meat sommelier. The world is teeming with unconventional vegan jobs, like the ‘Professional Vegan Bacon-ifier’ concert hosted last year by Swedish startup Raging Pig Co who paid someone $ 10,000 to put vegan bacon seasoning on. all his meals […]

Sauce Stache on the Science of Vegan Meat Making

If there’s one thing Mark Thompson (known as Sauce Stache on social media) wants his foodie friends to do, it’s experimentation. For him, cooking is a matter of creativity, a fact that is revealed in his new cookbook, Make Vegan Meat: The Plant-Based Food Science Cookbook, available July 20. A self-taught food scientist, Thompson has […]

Will vegan meat replace animal meat the same way cell phones replaced landlines? That’s what the CEO of Beyond Meat says.

Producing meat by raising animals is an outdated technology that may soon be replaced by more efficient alternatives such as plant-based meat, a change that could occur in the same way that landlines have been casually replaced by Cellphones. Beyond Meat Founder and CEO Ethan Brown spoke about this topic in a recent interview with […]

‘First of its kind’ UK company develops vegan meat from potatoes

British potato supplier Branston is setting up a new factory dedicated to processing potatoes into vegetable protein. The £ 6million facility will extract high quality vegetable protein from potatoes, using potatoes sourced from Branston’s supply. Currently, Branston supplies potatoes in fresh or prepared formats such as ready-made potato fries. However, the company wanted to find […]

Spain has just received its largest range of vegan meats and cheeses to date. And there are almost 50 products.

Spanish food brand Flax & Kale, owned by hotel and food company Teresa Carles Healthy Foods, is launching the widest range of plant-based meats and cheeses ever produced in Spain. The range includes 14 vegan meat products and 31 vegan cheese products which will soon be available in major Spanish supermarkets as well as major […]

This brand wants to make vegan meat cheaper than animal products

Brazilian vegan food tech company Future Farm is targeting the US market this summer, partnering with Superior Foods International to begin distributing its Future Burger to US retailers and consumers. Future Farm says its plant-based meat substitutes will eventually subvert the animal meat market, bringing cheaper alternatives to animal products. Following the debut of Future […]