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Business optimism grows among health store indies as footfall and spend rise

Business optimism remains high among independent health store owners as footfall and average spend continues to rise, the latest annual NPN survey of natural products retailers shows. The latest Health Check survey, carried out in early 2016, shows that 63% of the 100 retailers polled reported increased store footfall (up 10% on the 2015 survey) […]

April 22, 2016 Continue Reading

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

Dandelion keeps on cooking!

After closing its doors for the final time just over a week ago, the owners of South London health store Dandelion have announced the publication of The Dandelion Cookbook in June. The book is being self-published, funded through Kickstarter, and features 150 of the healthy recipes that owners Kate Sawyer and Claire Bateman offered in […]

May 12, 2015 Continue Reading

Natural Health wins big in Welwyn

Natural Health Welwyn has been celebrating winning two accolades in the Welwyn Garden Awards, organized by The Welwyn Garden City Town Centre Partnership. The health store and therapy centre won both Best Independent Retailer and The People Favourite Award, as well as being runner-up in the Customer Service category in the awards which celebrate, recognize […]

November 6, 2014 Continue Reading
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As you like it

Next month Stratford-upon-Avon will see the opening of a new natural and organic spa and shop, The Bard’s Mistress. Described as a luxury retreat, the new venture combines a shop and treatment room offering signature facials, massages and treatments, and is the brainchild of beauty therapist Esther Cooney who teamed up with organic skin expert […]

August 28, 2014 Continue Reading
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Dandelion takes root online

Last week saw Battersea independent health store Dandelion launch its online store, offering a wide range of supplements, natural cosmetics, household product, food and drink. Visitors to the website can also access free recipes, health tips as well as a blog and sign up to the store’s newsletter. Commenting on the launch, Kate Sawyer, owner […]

August 8, 2014 Continue Reading
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100% Health relaunches in Paignton

July saw the unveiling of the newly extended 100% Health in Paignton which has now opened up all its three floors to house a health store, organic café and beauty and therapy centre. Started by husband and wife team Mark and Heather Hamilton, the store moved location to a massive three-storey building in Paignton about […]

July 31, 2014 Continue Reading