Stories

There’s only so many weird and interesting stories we can tell on the side of an Oatly package, so we carved out a little space for updates on the work we’re doing and the issues we care about. 

Raster Image of a Man Driving a Tractor on a Field

Long Ago, Horses Were Tractors and Oats Were Gas

It’s about American farming in the early 20th century. Read on, it’ll make sense soon.

What We Learned at COP27 (and What We Didn’t)

What We Learned at COP 27 (and What We Didn’t)

The food system finally played a key role, but our esteemed Oatly correspondent was left wanting more.

A family in a boat made of Oatly cartons

The U.S.S. Boatly

In the summer of 2022, a Colorado man named Nate had a vision: A boat made out of Oatly cartons. This is his story.

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When an Oat Latte Is Illegal

A barista just had to smuggle oat drink into a coffee competition. It shouldn't be this way.

Bulent Aslan decorating the walls of his deli with Oatly cartons

Design By Bulent

Meet Bulent Aslan, the London deli owner and genius designer, creating art out of Oatly cartons.

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You Asked for It, We Listened. Here Are Photos of an Oat Mill in Sweden.

Please don’t say we never gave you anything.

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State of Denial

In the ’80s and ’90s, U.S. states overwhelmingly anointed milk as their beverage of choice—even when it didn’t make any sense.

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Least Relevant Comments

Descend deep into social media commentary about meat alternatives at chain restaurants. Find hell.

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Does This Scot Know Oats Best?

Probably. Coinneach MacLeod fell for the humble oat because of its versatility in Scottish cuisine—and because it can spin a good yarn.

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“Shove Your Vegan Burgers Up Your Arse”

And other words of wisdom from my trip to a Forest Green Rovers football game.

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Oatly in Otley

We love Oatly. They love Otley. We met at the 211th Otley Farm Show in West Yorkshire, England. Things got confusing.

The Tea Report

The Tea Report

We heard that OATLY might taste like Satans diarrhea in tea. So we went to investigate this further by asking the tea experts themselves-...