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Infinity discovers old treasure

Infinity Foods health store in Brighton recently rediscovered and restored a colourful part of its history – a stained glass light box. Infinity’s Facebook page showed images of the light box, now installed in the store. “Long-term loyal customers among you may recognize this latest addition to the bodycare section,” said the post. “This beautiful […]

December 2, 2015 Continue Reading
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Cornish health store chain ups online presence

Earlier this year, The Natural Store, which has three stores in Cornwall, launched a new website to expand its online presence and market itself more effectively. To upgrade from its old holding page, the store employed a marketing professional to set up the website which provides information about its stores – located in Falmouth, Helston […]

October 8, 2015 Continue Reading
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Better Food Co gets The Answer

Earlier this month the Better Food Company in St Werburghs, Bristol, played host to Joss Stone as she shot one of the scenes for the video to her new single The Answer. Along with Joss, her mum was also in the shoot and was filmed dancing up a storm in the health food store’s aisles. […]

June 8, 2015 Continue Reading
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Orange Wig Day is on the way!

To show support and raise awareness for people affected by anaphylaxis and severe allergies, the Anaphylaxis Campaign has organized Orange Wig Day 2015, taking place on Friday 15 May. The awareness day aims to highlight the risks, symptoms and treatment of severe allergies and anaphylaxis. The event will see people from all walks of life […]

May 11, 2015 Continue Reading
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Edinburgh therapy centre revamps website

The Edinburgh Centre of Nutrition & Therapy has launched a new-look website in the run-up to launching into online retailing. Owner Sarah Stelling, told Natural Products News that she was looking for a more modern, up-to-date website that would reach more people, improve marketing and increase the centre’s online presence. The site, which will also […]

April 7, 2015 Continue Reading
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Northampton Health Store celebrates launch

Following the closure of Health Quest in October, retailer Carol Faulkner has opened her new venture, Northampton Health Store, kicking off with a launch party in January to celebrate with existing customers and attract new ones. “The launch party was fantastic,” says Faulkner, “We had lots of companies supporting us including Solgar, Kinetic, Natures Aid, […]

February 6, 2015 Continue Reading
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VegfestUK 2014 award winners unveiled

Winners of this year’s VegfestUK Awards were announced at VegfestUK at Olympia West in September and presented by comedian Andrew O’Neill. Launched in 2007, the VegfestUK 2014 awards consist of 14 different categories with ten nominees for each category. The awards celebrate the very best of the vegan lifestyle, from food, bodycare, publications, to celebrities, […]

October 14, 2014 Continue Reading
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MULU seeks real women

MULU Organic Raw Chocolate is challenging the way women are portrayed in the media by launching a search to find a group of real women to feature in their new marketing campaign. After being uninspired and frustrated by how chocolate is usually advertised – using over-sexualized, improbably glamorous, slim young women lounging about nibbling on […]

August 18, 2014 Continue Reading
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Aiming for the peak

On 14 June a team from Peak Health Food in Rugeley will be aiming to complete the Three Peaks Challenge for charity. Jason Parrish, Emma Mayou and Carey Dyer will be climbing Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon, all in 24 hours. Marie Longman, manager of the store, explains: “It was the idea of my […]

May 7, 2014 Continue Reading
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Give your windows some POW!

As part of its Pukka Organic Wellbeing launch, Pukka Herbs is running a trade window competition for retailers to construct the best window display using the new range. First prize is an incredible holiday experience with Canopy & Stars, and the runner up will receive a collection of Pukka products from each family of the […]

May 6, 2014 Continue Reading
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Fly high with Roots & Wings

Natural and organic brand Roots & Wings is running a competition offering the chance to win a champagne hot air balloon flight for two. The prize is courtesy of Virgin Balloon Flights which will provide a one-hour experience for one lucky winner with a choice of over 100 launch locations. To enter the competition, simply […]

April 4, 2014 Continue Reading
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Bring on the bean counters (no, really)!

The Eighth Day co-op has launched a Wall of Beans competition in which customers can guess how many of a particular bean the store will sell in a given month. At the beginning of each month, the chosen bean will be announced on Facebook and Twitter and people can enter by sending a message via […]

February 18, 2014 Continue Reading
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Alpro meets with ‘Save Our Soya’ campaign

Following the announcement that Alpro is to move production of its nut-based products in-house at the end of the year, necessitating, it says, a ‘may contain traces of almond or hazelnut’ warning on its soya products (including the Provamel range), a number of concerned parties met with the company at the end of January. Despite […]

February 18, 2014 Continue Reading
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Lepicol makes a splash

Healthy bowels company Lepicol has raised £1,200 for charity by, fittingly, selling decorated toilet seats. The 22 examples of unique toilet seat art were recently displayed for sale on Lepicol’s stand at camexpo 2013, organised by Diversified Communications UK. Following sales which amounted to an impressive £600, Probiotics International Ltd, which manufactures Lepicol, matched the […]

November 21, 2013 Continue Reading
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Organix focuses on digital to appeal to “modern mum”

Leading organic baby food brand Organix is switching marketing emphasis away from TV campaigns towards digital platforms, reports Marketing Week. As part of plans to increase the brand’s appeal to the “modern mum”, Orgnanix will be overhauling its website and linking it more closely to its facebook and Twitter channels. Marketing Week says the pioneer […]

October 24, 2013 Continue Reading
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