Mike Cherry, national chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses, has urged the Chancellor to do more to support small retailers as part of the Budget.
Sales of organic food products in Sweden grew by an extraordinary 30 per cent in the first half of 2014, according to figures obtained by industry analysts and certification bodies, reports The Local. The figure comes from Ekoweb and is described as “amazing” by independent analyst Cecilia Ryegård. Leading Swedish organic certifier Krav suggests the […]
Mainstream organic brands are leading the wider organic category back to sustained growth, reports The Grocer. Citing new market data from Kantar, the food industry weekly shows that organic sales rose overall 4.2% in the 12 weeks to 9 June, representing an acceleration of the growth recorded in the immediate aftermath of the horsegate scandal. […]