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Read All About It! This Week’s Vegan News Roundup

by | May 26, 2019

This week in vegan news, we are rounding up a range of stories including the insane news Tesco closing meat and fish counters in certain UK stores to the arrival of many new plant-based cruelty-free products that you’ll soon see appearing in your local grocery store. Need to catch up on this weeks news? We’ve made it easy for you. Continue below to see a roundup of this week’s latest updates.

Mayim Bialik Partners With Vegan Restaurant in LA

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Mayim Bialik, also known as Sheldon’s love interest in Big Bang Theory, is a vocal vegan and actually has partnered with a local LA plant-based restaurant to spread the message.

Tesco Officially Announces Closure of Meat and Fish Counters Across the UK

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With fish and meat sales on a sharp decline, Tesco has announced the removal of meat and fish counters in a number of their UK stores.

Beyond Meat Swells, As Coffee Retailer Tim Hortons Tests Vegan Sausages

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Tim Hortons, every Canadians favorite, maybe having breakfast plant-based sausages soon being offered and Beyond Meat seems to be the brand helping them.

Trader Joe’s Launched Budget Vegan Drink- Cold Brew Coconut Cream Latte

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Need a quick and affordable coffee fix? Trader Joe’s now has delicious cold brew coconut cream lattes that are perfect for those days where you’re in a rush and just need a cruelty-free caffeine fix.

Crispy Southern-Fried Tofu Treat From the Tofoo.Co Launched at Sainsbury’s

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Sainsbury’s shoppers can rejoice because delicious, perfect, crispy Southern-fried tofu has arrived all thanks to The Tofoo Co.

Internet Sensation Grumpy Cat has Passed Away

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Perhaps one of the most-loved cats in the world, Grumpy Cat, has unfortunately passed away last week.

H&M to Cease Cashmere by 2020 After Horrors of the Industry Revealed

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Fast-fashion powerhouse H&M will be removing all cashmere products in their line and will halt selling anymore by Fall 2020. The reasoning behind this? Ethical.

Rosario Dawson Opts for a Vegan Diet; Says it Makes her ‘Feel Good’

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Rosario Dawson, actress and activist, shared with the world about what her vegan diet has done for her- all positive changes!

Grab ‘Em Now! Aldi Expands Its Plant-Based Range With Vegan Burgers and Sausages

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Aldi is already a haven for vegans but it just got better! Check-out some delicious plant-based products that were just dropped including vegan “no sausage” rolls.

Summerlicious: The One Vegan Lip Balm I Can’t Get Over

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Are you on the search for the vegan balm that will make you never go back to any others? Nature Co. has a wonderful line of products that Raise Vegan tried and loved!

Vegan News You’ll Love: An Exclusive Membership Club is Set to Open in East London

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East Londoners will be able to reap the benefits of a special exclusive, membership-based club which caters to vegans.

Edinburgh Set to Debut 100% Plant-Based Grocery Store This Summer

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Going to Scotland this Summer? You won’t want to miss out on going to the Leith area to peruse the aisles of a 100% vegan grocery store to stock up on all of your family’s favorites.

Milkadamia’s Non-Dairy Creamers Will Perk Up Your Summer Beverages Many Folds

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Loved by baristas and the average Joe alike, Milkadamia has released dairy-free creamers to help you achieve the perfect Summer drink of your dreams.

Little Caesars and Impossible Foods Team up to Release Vegan Sausage Pizza

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Impossible Foods has done it again with their mainstream fast-food collaborations! This time, they’re bringing an Impossible Sausage pizza to customers at participating Little Caesars in the USA.

Justin Bieber Partners With Schmidt’s: Set to Launch new Vegan Deodorant

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Pop-star, model, and personality Justin Bieber is partnering with the awesome vegan self-care brand Schmidt’s to bring us a special collaborating this Fall.

Vegan Tuna Debuts in the UK Harnessing Supermarket Morrisons

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Tuno, a plant-based, freakishly similar plant-based take on traditional canned tuna has finally hit the shelves in the popular UK supermarket Morrisons after its success in the USA and Australia.

Ben & Jerry’s Quietly Sneaked a Brilliant new Dairy-Free Ice-Cream at Target


Your favorite brand serving dairy-free ice cream has quietly released a new delicious flavor just in time for the warm-weather season. Don’t forget to go pick some up at your local Target!

Which of these vegan news stories was your favorite from this week? Were there any that we missed? Let me know in the comments below.

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