NAHS to announce ‘big changes’ at NHT

Ahead of the Natural Health Trade Summit (NHT) in Manchester on 22 October, the National Association of Health Stores (NAHS) reveals it will be making a significant announcement at the show. Details are yet to be disclosed, however Gary Trickett, chair of NAHS, confirms the planned announcements will include two new initiatives which will be […]

October 10, 2017 Continue Reading

Mandatory living wage will be “devastating” for small shops, ACS warns

The Association of Convenience Stores ASC has branded the Government’s decision to introduce a mandatory living wage for workers over 25 a “reckless measure”. The policy was announced in last week’s Budget, along with plans to relax Sunday trading restrictions. ACS chief executive, James Lowman, said: “The introduction of a compulsory ‘Living Wage’ will have […]

July 15, 2015 Continue Reading

Industry figures drive RSPH to include indie health stores in follow-up report

Following the omission of health food stores in the recent Health on the High Street report, NAHS Administrator Avril McCracken and Cheryl Thallon of Viridian have met with the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) which published the report. The report, which aimed to identify businesses and services that contribute most to the health and […]

June 9, 2015 Continue Reading

NAHS appoints new chair

Following Wendy Atkinson standing down as chair of the NAHS at its recent AGM, Gary Trickett has been proposed elected as the organization’s new chair. With a chain of three Healthy Route stores in the East Midlands, the most recent opening in Derby last year, Trickett, who has been on the NAHS committee for four […]

April 29, 2015 Continue Reading
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NAHS teams with top business coach at Olympia show

The National Association of Health Stores (NAHS) is teaming up with acclaimed business coach John Silvestro in an exciting retailer initiative at this year’s Natural & Organic Products Europe. Retailers can simply drop in to the NAHS retailer networking zone at Olympia (stand 5031) and meet John to receive a free 10 minutes “key points” […]

March 11, 2014 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

Retailer survey aims to help whole trade

Health store retailers across the country are being encouraged to take part in the NAHS Survey 2010. The survey, which is completely confidential, aims to build up a countrywide picture of the independent health food retail sector. The survey is open to all health food and natural products retailers, not just NAHS members, and asks […]

April 28, 2010 Continue Reading