US soap brand Dr Bronner’s has teamed up with Whole Foods Market to begin a nationwide campaign in the UK, which will run throughout Organic September.
Leading natural soap brand Dr Bronner’s has launched what it is calling an ‘Old & Improved’ redesign of the company’s iconic label. Inspired by the original labels on the first soaps created by Dr E H Bronner in 1948, the latest design celebrates the heritage of the brand, while reflecting the modern ethos and style of […]
The Epsom Salts Company has developed a brand new range of toiletries based on the age-old bathing remedy Epsom salts (magnesium sulphate), to complement its bathing salt offering. The new offer comprises a shower gel, shampoo and soap, all of which are rich in minerals that help heal skin ailments such as eczema, acne and […]
UK natural and organic skincare distributor Pravera has moved into production, launching its own brand of certified organic personal care products, ORGANii. ORGANii aims to provide a comprehensive and affordable offer, launching with 19 products comprising six Cream Soap bars, including Wild Rose, Lime Blossom and Vanilla varieties; four Liquid Soaps, including Rose and Citrus; […]
UK natural and organic skincare distributor Pravera has launched its own brand of certified organic personal care products, ORGANii. ORGANii aims to provide a comprehensive and affordable offer, launching with 19 products comprising six Cream Soap bars, including Wild Rose, Lime Blossom and Vanilla varieties; four Liquid Soaps, including Rose and Citrus; six Shower Gels […]
Pravera Direct is now distributing a new name in pure soap set to improve the lives of allergy sufferers. Sodasan Organic Curd Soap is made from EcoCertcertified organic palm oil with no dyes, perfumes, stabilisers and preservatives. It’s been designed with purity in mind to help consumers that find ordinary soaps an irritant.
Vegans warned about ‘unwittingly supporting animal exploitation’
January 22, 2018 Jim Manson
UK-based Ethical Consumer magazine has warned vegans that they could be “unwittingly supporting animal exploitation” as the companies behind many of the Britain’s leading vegan brands also have a heavy involvement in the meat and dairy industry.
British Homeopath Society takes NHS to court over CAM funding ban
The British Homeopathic Association (BHA) is taking the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) to court over a recent decision to ban public funding of homeopathy and other alternative medicines.
Juiceburst rebrands, reformulates, extends range
Soft drinks brand Juiceburst has reformulated and rebranded across its entire portfolio, as well as creating two new additions to its core range.
OTB receives £1.73m in funding
The Organic Trade Board (OTB) is to receive a loan from Triodos Bank, Europe’s leading sustainable bank, to help grow organic sales in the UK in 2018 and beyond.
November 21, 2017 Jane Wolfe
With mounting research emphasizing the crucial part the microbiome plays in preventing and fighting disease, Jane Wolfe takes a look at the best ways to optimize gut health (more…)
Food of the gods
Regularly consuming a little of what you love could have long-term health benefits – even where chocolate is concerned, discovers Rosie Greenaway (more…)
A significant rise in job insecurity since the UK’s decision to leave the EU means people are loath to take time off work – and with an increase in colds and flu, this is leading to higher demand for OTC remedies. Jane Wolfe reports (more…)
Let’s do lunch!
Sharna Waid has been taking a look at how natural products retailers and brands are maximizing the crucial two-hour lunchtime selling period (more…)
Natural beauty made in Cyprus
Sharna Waid has been finding out how passionate producers in Cyprus are using the fruits of the land to create natural beautifying cosmetics. According to the ancient myth, Aphrodite – the goddess of love and beauty, pleasure and procreation – was born out of the waves off the coast of Cyprus. Aside from attracting three […]
As Europe braces itself for a winter flu outbreak, protect yourself with Sambucol and the power of black elderberry.
Experts across Europe have warned the EU to brace itself for a bad flu season this winter. A new vaccine has been produced which is effective in fighting H3N2, the flu strain likely to hit the region this year; however, the vaccine is generally available for free to over 65s, pregnant women, those with an […]