UN Awards Vegan Soccer Team Carbon-Neutral Certification

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This week, the United Nations granted “carbon-neutral” certification to English vegan soccer team Forest Green Rovers (FGR), marking the first time the international organization granted the accolade to a professional sports team. The certification indicates that the team’s net release of carbon…

6 Secrets to Aging Gracefully (Spoiler: Go Vegan) 

6 Secrets to Aging Gracefully (Spoiler: Go Vegan) 

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Superfoods-powered mother-daughter team Tracye and Mary McQuirter know how to stop time. For thirty years, they’ve followed an abundant plant-based diet, preserving and optimizing their physical and mental youth. Doctors have deemed 81-year-old mother Mary as having the health of someone three…

PayPal Co-Founder Peter Thiel Invests in Clean Meat Pet Food Startup

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California-based startup Wild Earth received $450,000 in new funding this week from billionaire entrepreneur Peter Thiel—the co-founder of PayPal and early investor in Facebook. The company aims to use its investment funding, totalling $5 million to date, to expand the distribution of…

Vegan Food Sales Surpass $3.3 Billion in 12 Months

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Plant-based food sales totaled more than $3.3 billion from June 2017 to June 2018, according to a report compiled by market research firm Nielsen Holdings and commissioned by trade group Plant Based Food Association (PBFA). The report found that plant-based foods are…

Domino’s Adds Cheesy Vegan Pizza to Its 109 New Zealand Locations

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International pizza chain Domino’s will add vegan cheese next week to the menu of its 109 New Zealand locations. Domino’s New Zealand took to social media in March to ask its followers if they would like a vegan cheese option, an approach…