Dairy-free delivers on innovation

The dairy-free category is being spurred on by innovation and the growing trend towards a plant-based diet. But amid the growth of dairy-free, independent retailers may find mainstream retailers their biggest challenge, writes Aline Tanner (more…)

March 21, 2011 Continue Reading

Voting for the Natural Products Outstanding Achievement Award is now open!

Nominations have closed for this year’s Natural Products Outstanding Achievement Award. It’s now over to you — Natural Products readers — to vote for the nominee you think would make most deserving winner from the shortlist below. The Award — sponsored by Pegaus PR — celebrates the achievement of an individual, or organisation, whose contribution […]

February 28, 2011 Continue Reading


Natural Eco Trading Ltd, PO BOX 115, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN4 8WJ Tel: 01892 616871 Fax: 08719 896110 E-mail: [email protected] www.greenbrands.co.uk Match the supermarkets on price and beat them on green credentials with the original concentrated ECOS Laundry Liquid with built-in fabric softener in 591ml/20 wash bottles. Now the best selling green laundry liquid worldwide, […]

May 27, 2010 Continue Reading


method products, 85 Sheen Road, Richmond, Surrey TW9 1YJ Tel: 07920 763411 E-mail: [email protected] www.methodproducts.co.uk method, the people against dirty, have a humble mission of inspiring a happy, healthy home revolution and bring serious substance and style to home care.  We are determined to clean up cleaning and detox homes with our fabulous range of […]

May 27, 2010 Continue Reading


Suma Wholefoods, Lacy Way, Lowfields Business Park, Elland HX5 9DB Tel: 01422 313848 • Fax: 01422 313869 E-mail: [email protected] www.sumawholesale.coop A unique range of environmentally friendly household cleaning products that are non-toxic and safe for use around the home. The Ecoleaf range of cleaning products are derived from plant extracts and are based on biodegradable […]

May 27, 2010 Continue Reading


Pravera Ltd, Conchieton Business Centre, Kirkcudbright DG6 4TA Tel: 01557 870203 • Fax: 01557 870403 E-mail: [email protected] www.pravera.co.uk A range of eco friendly organic household cleaning products derived only from natural sources providing excellent cleaning results. With 15 products in the range, the consumer has everything needed to keep their home clean and smelling fresh. […]

May 27, 2010 Continue Reading


Ecozone ltd, Unit 5, 1000 North Circular Road, London NW2 7JP Tel: 0845 230 4200 • Fax: 0845 230 4220 Email: [email protected] www.ecozone.com Ecozone produce a range of ecological cleaning and energy saving products made from the most natural, sustainable ingredients. Their revolutionary Ecoballs are a breakthrough in scientific technology and replace the use for […]

May 27, 2010 Continue Reading

Clean break

The widening availability of green cleaning products is helping consumers to make a clean break from chemical-laden brands, writes Sarah Merson. (more…)

May 27, 2010 Continue Reading

Whole Foods opts for Whole Trade

Giant ethical retailer, Whole Foods Market, celebrated the expansion of its ethical sourcing programme in Costa Rica last month with the in-store promotion of Whole Trade pineapples. Working with Costa Rican growers, Whole Foods Market selects pineapples that carry the Whole Trade Guarantee seal, which ensures farmers receive a fair wage, safe working conditions, and […]

May 6, 2010 Continue Reading

Retailers scoop coveted awards

Always a highlight of Natural & Organic Products Europe, the Natural and Organic Awards are one of the rare opportunities that we, as an industry, get to celebrate the thousands of hardworking independent health store retailers. (more…)

May 6, 2010 Continue Reading


The Redwood Wholefood Company, Redwood House, Burkitt Road, Earlstrees Industrial Estate, Corby, Northants NN17 4DT Tel: 01536 400557 • Fax: 01536 408878 E-mail: [email protected] www.redwoodfoods.co.uk An amazingly realistic frankfurter-style, meat-free, hot dog and a tasty ‘cheese’ free from dairy and soya are the latest deliciously different vegan foods now available from award-winning artisan producer Redwood, […]

May 6, 2010 Continue Reading

Raymond Blanc

When Raymond Blanc was seven his papa came in from the family garden one day with a handful earth and told him to look at it very carefully, sniff it, and then — yes — taste it. It was the lesson of a lifetime the celebrated chef and restaurateur tells NP editor Jim Manson. (more…)

February 23, 2010 Continue Reading