Food and Drink

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

Soil Association prepares to launch Organic Indie Retailer Map

The Soil Association is creating an Organic Indie Retailer Map, which will go live on its website on Friday 16 June.

Elderflower rocks

Devon-based soft drinks company Rocks Drinks has introduced a new variety to its ready-to-drink (RTD) range.

Bio-tiful Dairy rolls out ad campaign

Kefir brand Bio-tiful Dairy has launched its first out-of-home (OOH) advertising campaign.

New vitamin-rich drink aims to wow

The new Hey Like Wow range has launched in the UK in a bid to naturally quench the thirst of those with a sweet tooth.

Foraging Fox gets crafty with Fox Box

The Foraging Fox has introduced a food-gifting element to its range in the form of the Fox Box. The gift set features 255g bottles of...

£2.3MN investment poured into Coldpress

Coldpress has announced capital investment of £2.3 million from Odexia and investment banking and corporate finance business Marechale Capital.

Fresh look for The Food Doctor

Healthy snacking brand The Food Doctor has revealed a brand new look as part of the company’s biggest ever revamp.

CELIA: beer without the bloat

Two handcrafted Czech organic, gluten-free beers have been introduced to the UK through the Carlsberg-owned brand CELIA.

Bounce rolls up with V Life vegan energy balls

Bounce has launched its V Life range of vegan energy balls onto the market.

Origins botanical waters spring to market

London-based ethical drinks brand One Drinks has created Origins, a range of botanically-infused spring waters.

Doves Farm unveils new FREEE brand

Doves Farm has separated its free-from product offer from its traditional organic products in a major rebrand, following an investment of over £3 million.

Meridian mixes it up with new cocoa nut butters

Meridian Foods has expanded its nut butter offer with two new cocoa variants: Cocoa & Peanut and Cocoa & Hazelnut.

Battle Oats cooks up plant-based protein cookie

Battle Oats has added a new cookie range made using pea protein to complement its free-from high-protein oat bars.

UK organic milk sees growth in 2016, but still lags behind...

According to the Organic Milk Market Report, UK organic milk volumes rose 4.4% in 2016, in contrast to the conventional milk category which fell by 1.9%.

Free-from soups from Free and Easy

Free and Easy has launched a range of Soil Association-certified organic soups, free from the 14 most common allergens, including wheat, gluten, dairy, nuts...

Linwoods introduces Hemp Protein+

Linwoods has launched Hemp Protein+, a range of natural plant protein blends designed to add a boost of extra nutrition to shakes, smoothies and yoghurts.

Savsé packs a protein punch with new smoothies

HPP juice and smoothie brand Savsé has introduced two new protein pick-me-ups: Protein Blast and Protein Smash.

Tyrrells reveals new summer flavours, launches on-pack competition

Tyrrells has extended its range with a number of new products across its popcorn and crisp range and has launched an on-pack competition.

Brits are choosing healthier foods, new reports find

Mintel’s British Lifestyles: Preparing for Change report finds that Brits’ desire for healthier foods is driving sales of fish, nuts, popcorn and free-from.

Vedic Yogi’s ‘super herbs’ pack an impressive botanical punch

Gerald Gregory readily admits that his career trajectory has been unusual – from government economist to health drink brand owner, via the nursing home business.