Plant-based brand This on course for bumper Veganuary | News | The Grocer

Good News Notes:  “Plant-based brand This expects to make at least £1m in retail sales during Veganuary – 40% of its total sales last year – after selling more than £300,000-worth of its products in the first week of 2021. The brand, which registered retail sales of £2.5m last year [The Grocer Top Products Survey/Nielsen 52…

Zero Egg Celebrates Veganuary With Tropicaleo Restaurant Partnership

Good News Notes:  “As demand for alternatives to animal products is at an all-time high among omnivores, vegetarians, and vegans alike, Zero Egg celebrates ‘ Veganuary’ by announcing a partnership with Birmingham, Alabama based eatery Tropicaleo, which added Zero Egg as a key ingredient in its kitchen, to satisfy customers’ requests for more plant-based menu offerings. …

Record 500,000 people pledge to eat only vegan food in January

Good News Notes: “A record 500,000 people have signed up to the Veganuary challenge to eat only plant-based foods for a month. The milestone is double the number who pledged to go vegan for January in 2019. A quarter of those taking up the challenge – 125,000 – are in the UK, and this year…

IKEA Goes All in on Veganuary

Good News Notes: “This week, IKEA’s United Kingdom branch announced its support for Veganuary, a campaign that challenges participants to go vegan for the month of January and beyond. Ellie Pniok, Commercial Food Leader for IKEA UK & Ireland, explained that IKEA’s alignment with Veganuary is timely as in the last two years, 15 percent…

“Vegan Costco” Now Offers a Veganuary Sampler Pack Stuffed with Plant-Based Bacon, Pepperoni, and Pulled Pork

Good News Notes: “For the month of January, vegan online retailer VEDGEco—which operates similarly to wholesale chain Costco—is launching a Veganuary Sampler Pack to celebrate the month-long campaign that challenges people to go vegan. The $100 pack includes a variety of products to help Veganuary participants stick to their pledges, namely: A 10-pack Impossible Burger 2-pound…