Food and Drink

Bringing the natural and organic products industry the latest food and drink news from around the UK and Ireland.

The Fairtrade Foundation marks three decades with an urgent appeal

Today, the Fairtrade Foundation has published its 30th Anniversary Report, celebrating decades of transformative impact in ensuring that fair prices are paid to producers...

Animal-free cheese created by molecular farming start-up NewMoo

The food-tech start-up NewMoo has developed a molecular farming method to produce casein proteins for making cheese, resulting in a product which allows cheese-makers...

Diageo Unveils Paper-Based Bottle for Baileys Irish Cream Liqueur

Diageo, the maker of Johnnie Walker, Don Julio, and Guinness, has announced a significant step towards sustainable packaging by trialing a paper-based bottle for...

Better Nature Tempeh becomes UK’s fastest growing wholefood protein brand

Better Nature Tempeh, the meat-free challenger brand, has defied the meat-free category downturn to grow by 250% year-on-year. Combined with an distribution increase to...

OHMG® celebrates B-Corp certification

OHMG, the functional beverage brand, has announced its certification as a B Corporation, placing the company among a global community committed to using business...

Wanda Fish develops its first cell-cultivated Bluefin Tuna Toro Sashimi

  Israeli cell-cultivated seafood maker Wanda Fish Ltd has unveiled its first cultivated fish, the Bluefin Tuna Toro Sashimi, a highly prized fatty cut composed...

Farm to Fork Summit: Pushing nature-friendly farming and healthy diets is...

The Prime Minister's Farm to Fork Summit, held yesterday, heard that a push to help farmers restore nature and deliver healthier diets is required...

USA organic marketplace posts record sales in 2023

USA sales of certified organic products approached $70 billion in 2023, a new record for the sector. Dollar sales for the American organic marketplace...

King Charles confirmed as patron of The Soil Association

Food and farming charity The Soil Association has announced that His Majesty King Charles will retain his patronage of the charity as part of...

Tesco Takes the Whole-Food Route with New Plant-Forward Private-Label Range

6 Mins Read First announced in November, Tesco has rolled out its newest private-label ready meal range – it’s all about the vegetables. The meat-free category...

Scotland Emerges as Leader in Nature-Friendly Farming as Organic Farmland Thrives...

Recent government data indicates that Scotland is leading the way in nature-friendly farming practices, with organic farmland witnessing continuous growth for six successive years,...

British butter brand All Things Butter secures £2.2 million investment

Six months after its launch, All Things Butter, the British butter brand co-founded by chef Thomas Straker and Toby Hopkinson, has successfully completed a...

Fairtrade pioneer Clipper announces Glastonbury partnership

Clipper, Fairtrade’s first and longest-standing tea partner, has announced its debut partnership with Glastonbury Festival. The sustainable tea brand will be the Official Tea Supplier...

UK Plant-Based Meat Player THIS Launches Vegan Chicken Thighs

UK plant-based meat challenger brand THIS is launching the country’s first nationally distributed vegan chicken thighs, starting with Tesco next week. THIS, the cult-favourite plant-based...

Florida Officially Bans Cultivated Meat as Governor Mocks World Economic Forum

9 Mins Read Florida governor Ron DeSantis has signed a bill to ban the sale and production of cultivated meat in the state, in...

NOPEX joins forces with City Harvest to deliver 1.5 tonnes of...

Natural & Organic Products Expo (NOPEX) is proud to announce its successful partnership with City Harvest, resulting in the distribution of an impressive 1.5...

Finns’ interest in organic food has remained unchanged in a difficult...

Organic food is still interesting despite inflation and rising food prices. Households with a gross annual income of less than 20,000 euros are most...

Cano Water calls out industry greenwashing with World Earth Day stunt

Cano Water, the world's first canned water brand, has called out industry greenwashing in its new OOH campaign in London’s Piccadilly Circus, aiming to...

Exploring the Latest Trends: A Round-Up from Natural & Organic Products...

Natural & Organic Products Expo returned to the ExCeL London on the 14-15 April, showcasing a vibrant world of emerging trends in the health,...

Celebrating Innovation: Winners and highlights from the Natural & Organic Innovation...

One of the most anticipated highlights of Natural & Organic Product Expo (NOPEX) is the prestigious Natural & Organic Innovation Awards, where the best...