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Larder love

Basic store cupboard ingredients are still money-spinners in the natural food world. Holly Bourne peers inside the larder to see what products are flying off shop shelves and onto home ones. (more…)

December 22, 2016 Continue Reading
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Below the belt

As evidence builds that good gut health is crucial to overall good health, Kate Miller looks at how the health food sector is helping consumers to digest the message (more…)

November 23, 2016 Continue Reading
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Stirring the pot

The tea sector is being shaken up by an increasing number of functional, speciality and green teas, but there is still room for black teas, as long as the quality is right. Jane Wolfe sees what’s brewing (more…)

October 17, 2016 Continue Reading
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Cold comforts

As the colds and flu season splutters into life, Matt Chittock finds out why people are increasingly turning to natural alternatives to stave off the winter sniffles (more…)

September 30, 2016 Continue Reading
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Organic September

Organic September – the UK’s biggest campaign dedicated to growing the organic market – is just around the corner, and this year will see an enhanced targeted consumer digital and media campaign designed to take the organic message to as many people as possible (more…)

July 13, 2016 Continue Reading
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Indigo Herbs: empowering the people

Based in Glastonbury, Indigo Herbs began as the brainchild of Steve McKewon in his garden office back in 2004. Mckewon spotted a gap in the market when he was searching for unusual natural health ingredients for himself and his family online. So he decided to source for himself some herbs, superfoods and wholefoods, and sell […]

April 26, 2016 Continue Reading
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Golden years

Our children’s generation will have a life expectancy much greater than our own, but what part will the natural products industry play in keeping them healthy enough to enjoy those later years? (more…)

April 15, 2016 Continue Reading
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Northern Powerhouse

Agile, innovative and with UK and export sales growing strongly, Natures Aid is powering ahead from its Lancashire base ‘Made in the UK’ announces the Natures Aid website, the Union Flag fluttering above the slogan to emphasize the point. “It’s such an important factor,” says director of commerce, Chris Morrey. “It’s not just the fact […]

April 3, 2016 Continue Reading
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Rising to the challenge

The Great British Bake-Off achieved a peak audience of 14.5 million this year, indicating that home baking fever isn’t cooling. Or rather it may be, but only temperature-wise, as one of the big trends in the natural home baking sector is … well, not baking. “One of the biggest trends is raw,” says Mark Hubbard, […]

December 4, 2015 Continue Reading
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