Stories

June 3, 2020

Plant Based Athletes Outperform Omnivores In Endurance Study

A study conducted at l’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) found that plant-based athletes outperformed omnivores in endurance tests, which the researchers say could be due to the higher carbohydrate intake
May 28, 2020
Grow With ALDI Vegan Plant Based

Aldi Launches New Plant Based Products

The program will see 75 new products hit the shelves in ALDI stores nationwide for 2 weeks only. 5 of these will go on to secure long term contracts with the retailer. Among these, several Irish plant based businesses will be stocked
May 22, 2020

“Thanks Plants” Launch Irish Plant Based Sausages

The Irish Alternative Meat Start Up Is Available in SuperValu Stores From Today, selling three flavours of plant based sausages: Sundried Tomato & Herb, Apple & Sage, and Frankfurter.
May 21, 2020
Plant Based Vegan Diet

European Union Promotes Shift To Plant Based Diet

The EU published its new Farm To Fork & Biodiversity strategies yesterday, which explicitly stated the need for member countries to shift to a "More plant-based diet" for both environmental and health reasons
May 14, 2020

Oatly Surpasses €100m And Switches To Electric Transportation

The Oat Milk Company Has Become The World's No.1 Brand And Continues Its Sustainability Mission by reducing its carbon footprint by 87%
May 12, 2020

Plant Based Business Podcast Launches Series 2

Vevolution's Plant Based Podcast brings together leading plant-based entrepreneurs & investors to discuss what it takes to create and scale a business
May 8, 2020

Michael Phelps Drops Dairy & Becomes Face Of Soy Milk Brand

28-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps, alongside World Champion Aly Raisman were unveiled last week as the new spokespeople for US alternative milk brand Silk
May 7, 2020

Spanish Supermarkets Stock Plant Based Alternatives as Meat Struggles

The outbreak of Covid-19 is causing Spanish consumers to shift to plant based alternatives, according to figures released from Heura foods, a Spanish plant based manufacturer
May 6, 2020
The Happy Pear Vegan Cooking For Everyone

The Happy Pear Releasing 4th Cookbook

Steve & Dave Flynn, best known as The Happy Pear, are set to release their 4th cookbook, "Vegan Cooking For Everyone". This follows the previous best selling three books, Recipes for Happiness, and the "Yellow" & "Blue" books. It is set for release by Penguin Ireland, at a time when plant-based eating is gaining momentum both here and overseas
May 1, 2020
Koukoumi Hotel Mykonos

Plant Based Hotel to Open in Mykonos

Koukoumi Hotel is due to open this summer in Mykonos, Greece. The hotel has positioned itself as a go to health and fitness destination for existing plant based eaters & those who wish to try the lifestyle
April 30, 2020

“No Meat May” Starts Tomorrow With 25,000 Sign Ups & Growing

The huge increasing in numbers may be further evidence of a global shift towards a plant-based lifestyle. The campaign's aim is to provide a safe stepping stone, evidence-based information and support for that bold first step.
April 29, 2020
Sergio Aguero Plant Based Vegan Diet

Premier League Footballers Ditch Meat For Performance

Sergio Aguero, Lionel Messi, Chris Smalling and Fabian Delph Are Part Of A Growing Number Of Professional Footballers Adopting A Plant Based Vegan Diet