Dr Hazel Wallace wins the HFMA’s first Blogger of the Year Award; a new honour introduced to recognize the increasing power of influencers on social media.
The Health Food Manufacturers’ Association (HFMA) has appointmented Sukh Gill as its new technical adviser. Gill brings to the HFMA a wealth of experience in food regulation implementation and enforcement on a national, EU and global level, most recently as director of global regulatory services at Leatherhead Food Research, and with almost 30 years of […]
The spectacularly decorated Painted Hall, centrepiece of the Old Royal Naval College at Greenwich, was the impressive backdrop for the Health Food Manufacturers Association’s 50th Anniversary Gala Dinner last week. Around 300 people – including HFMA members, advisors, consumer groups, regulators, supporters, journalists, MPs and Peers – attended the event, which began with a boat […]
The General Court of the European Court of Justice has rejected a joint plea from the Health Food Manufacturers Association (HFMA) and Dutch trade association NPN for the permitted health claims regulation to be annulled. The plea was lodged in September 2012 by the two groups as a “last resort action” to challenge what the […]
Vitabiotics has launched a three-month national television advertising campaign on SKY channels featuring for the first time its Wellman and Wellwoman drinks. The campaign features world champion swimmer Mark Foster who describes how Wellman has contributed to his peak form for ten years and also explains that men and women have different vitamin needs, hence […]
Vitabiotics has announced a national TV ad campaign for its skin, hair and nails beauty supplement Perfectil. The two-month campaign, which starts today (8 September), illustrates how the product’s specific nutrients play a ‘triple active’ role to support healthy skin, hair and nails from within. Three products from the range will be showcased in the […]
The HFMA has announced that Robert Taylor of member company Vitabiotics is its new chair, supported by Ray Myers of Wassen as the new vice-chair. Taylor will succeed former chair, Lynn Lord, who is standing down at the end of an eventful and successful one-year term. Graham Keen, executive director, commented: “Lynn has played an important […]