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EXCLUSIVE: ‘World Seitan Day’ Declared By Vegan Meat Brand

Reading Time: < 1 minute Leading UK seitan manufacturer, LoveSeitan has declared the ‘first-ever’ ‘World Seitan Day’ later this year in celebration of the beloved plant-based product. LoveSeitan announced the day is to be held on Monday, October 18. This is to honor the Japanese philosopher and macrobiotic diet founder George Ohsawa on his birth date. World Seitan Day Ohsawa is the […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Vegan Meat Brand Partners Dating App Veggly To ‘Boost Awareness Of Seitan’

Reading Time: < 1 minute Vegan meat brand LoveSeitan has announced its partnership with dating app Veggly in a bid to ‘boost the awareness of seitan’ – a plant-based meat substitute made from hydrated gluten. From today, Veggly users in the U.K will have access to discounts on LoveSeitan products – and LoveSeitan customers will be granted 10 free coins […]

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Vegan Meat Brand Forced To Change Product Name Following Legal Pressure

Reading Time: < 1 minute Vegan meat giant LoveSeitan was forced to rename one of its products following a legal challenge. The company’s seitan-based product, Funky Chyck’n , will now be renamed Seitan Chyck’n – despite it being sold under the Funky Chyck’n name for over two years. Meat industry attack The brand says it was approached by lawyers to stop using […]

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UK Haulers Given Seitan Sandwiches From Vegan Meat Brand Following Brexit Ban

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hungry British haulers are getting free seitan sandwiches from a vegan-meat brand, LoveSeitan, following the news their usual lunches had been ‘confiscated’ due to a new Brexit ban. Hundreds of vegan EU-compliant sandwiches will be handed to the key workers near the Channel Tunnel as part of Operation Snack!. This is taking place on Saturday, January […]

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Vegan Entrepreneur Heather Mills Invests In LoveSeitan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vegan entrepreneur Heather Mills has announced her third venture investment through her private, direct-investment portfolio VBites Ventures, Plant Based News can exclusively reveal. The vegan advocate, athlete, and businesswoman has invested in LoveSeitan – a company which makes seitan, a plant-based alternative to meat, in a range of flavors including Chilli & Garlic, Smokey Dokey, […]

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Major Vegan Meat Brand Launches ‘U.K’s First Seitan Pepperoni’

Reading Time: < 1 minute LoveSeitan has launched what it describes as the U.K’s first-ever plant-based pepperoni made from seitan – a wheat-based alternative to meat. The company’s latest product, which has been in development for more than a year, is 100 percent soy-free, vegan, and Kosher certified. ‘World’s favorite pizza topping’ In a statement sent to Plant Based News, […]

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Vegan Dating App Sees ‘Incredible’ Growth Following Veganuary

Reading Time: < 1 minute Vegan and vegetarian dating app Veggly has seen a hike in users following Veganuary this year. The global app, which claims to be the world’s ‘number one’ for vegans, now was 300,000 users. ‘The growth we’ve seen is incredible’ In addition, the company is celebrating over a million Veg-Matches, which is where two users match […]

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‘Plant-Based Valley’ To Open In UK To Accelerate Vegan Businesses

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vegan entrepreneur, athlete, and VBites owner Heather Mills has announced she is buying a second enormous factory in the North East – and will be creating a ‘plant-based valley’ in the UK. According to Mills, the former Procter & Gamble factory in Seaton Delavel, Newcastle is 385,000 sq foot. Once the sale goes through, she […]