Kent-based Bio-Health has secured its seventh Traditional Herbal Registration (THR). (more…)
The latest news from the leading companies within the natural and organic products industry.
How many 90-year-olds look as good as Weleda? A health store staple that’s crossed over into spas, beauty boutiques and supermarkets without compromising its core ideals, the brand has built strong consumer loyalty and a burgeoning celebrity following. To celebrate 90 years of sustainable beauty The Natural Beauty Yearbook flew over to Germany to find […]
Who can resist a good launch party? Certainly not the friends and clients of Uniquely Organic EcoSpa in Hove, East Sussex. They flocked to the spa on July 23 to help celebrate the release of Chakrosanct – a new chakra treatment system co-created by Uniquely Organic and The Green Grocery Organics. See below for the […]
Suppliers are being invited to attend a charity golf and summer ball hosted by NBTY Europe, the parent company of Holland & Barrett, Julian Graves and GNC, next month at the Marriott Forest of Arden hotel in Birmingham. (more…)
Provamel is to unveil two new additions to its heath trade-exclusive range of organic, dairy-free alternatives with the launch of an oat and an almond milk, as the expert in plant-based foods takes further steps to broaden its offering. (more…)
Wessanen has sold its UK subsidiary Tree of Life UK to premium food sales, marketing and distribution specialist Petty Wood (more…)
Community Foods’ Tracy Kane and our very own Carol Dunning can just be spotted in this fab (nice work Paul) photo of last weekend’s Race for Life in Hyde Park. (more…)
Two new additions to the natural petcare category have been launched by aromatherapy specialists Solhealing. (more…)
Natural health and beauty distributor Pravera Ltd has announced the signing of three new brands, plus a staff restructure to support the new business. (more…)
The Booja Booja Company is taking chocolate presentation to an even higher level. (more…)
Natural health and beauty distributor Pravera Ltd has announced the signing of three new brands, plus a staff restructure to support the new business. The company, which already imports several international names including personal care brands lavera, Primavera and MÁDARA, as well as household products from Alma Win, has added natural fragrance brand Florascent Perfumeurs, […]
Toning is an integral part of the everyday beauty routine that many time-poor consumers tend to skip. And yet the right natural toner can provide clear beauty benefits, especially for sensitive skin. British skincare brand Pai’s new range of toners is designed to invigorate the category – as well as customers’ complexions. Both products, Lotus […]
Natural soft drink brand Mangajo is sponsoring The Nomad Initiative, a new roaming pop-up cinema concept touring the South East and beyond. (more…)
News reaches the natural beauty desk that Bare Escentuals (the brand behind bareMinerals) is opening its fourth stand-alone UK boutique down in sunny Brighton. The store, which opens its doors on Friday 29 July, continues Bare Escentuals successful retail operation, which so far boasts boutiques in Covent Garden, Windsor and St Albans. As ever, the […]
Over the last few weeks leading natural beauty writer Julia Brandon has been busy researching the latest trends in natural perfume on our behalf. To see the full feature you’ll have to wait until the Natural Beauty Yearbook 2012 launches in October. But to whet your appetite, here’s Julia’s top three brand picks for the […]
A savoury alternative to the myriad sweet snack and energy bars, the Veatable Bar, is quickly gaining a fan base among health store customers. (more…)
Sports nutrition and healthy lifestyle products wholesaler CLF has sailed into victory in a corporate yacht race hosted by the south coast office of accountancy and financial services group Smith & Williamson. (more…)
A new range of drinks is being launched into UK health stores after successfully capturing the imagination of health and beauty conscious Parisians. (more…)
In need of a feel-good floral boost? Then Bach’s new range of 100 per cent Ecocert-approved organic eaux de toilettes should be just the ticket. Each product in the Les Fleurs de Bach range features an exclusive blend of Bach Flower Essences prepared in strict accordance with Dr Edward Bach’s original method fortified by carefully […]
Comvita UK general manager, Simon Pothecary, has joined the 12-strong Council of the HFMA (Health Food Manufacturers’ Association). (more…)
YourZooki secures £950K backing to meet surge in demand
August 13, 2020 Jim Manson
YourZooki, the provider of specialist liposomol vitamin C, has secured a £950K funding package to fulfil a significant spike in sales.
Why mask-wearing could be making people shop more healthily
As mask-wearing becomes increasingly ‘normalized’, is the act of wearing a face covering having an effect on purchasing decisions?
‘Don’t miss out’: retailers urged to engage with new consumer directory
Leading industry organizations HFMA, NAHS and HFI are collaborating on a major new direct to consumer campaign called HealthyDoesIt.
New online store for Archie Browns
Prompted by customer demand – primarily due to the COVID-19 crisis – Truro health food store Archie Browns launched its online store at the end of July.
An apple a day
August 10, 2020 Jo Caird
The market for apple cider vinegar products has exploded in recent years. Jo Caird finds out why (more…)
Playgrounds and pandemics
As parents prepare to drop their children off at the school gates after a prolonged period of homeschooling, nerves will run high over kids’ wellbeing.
Nature has the answer
As we continue to face COVID-19 challenges, organic is enjoying growth. Emily McCoy hears why the Organic September campaign says nature has the answer.
Sustainability: stemming the tide
Recent pressure from the plastics industry to delay single-use plastic bans amid questions of safety during COVID-19 may signal a dangerous backslide, but Jane Wolfe discovers the natural and organic sector isn’t about to stop innovating when it comes to sustainability (more…)
AQUA Carpatica, the only naturally nitrate-free & lowest sodium water
AQUA Carpatica, a premium quality natural mineral water, dedicated to the most demanding health conscious people, babies and expectant mothers, organic food lovers and active lifestylers. AQUA Carpatica is nature’s most perfect mineral water, naturally Nitrate-free and the lowest Sodium level of any bottled natural mineral water on earth; the first of its kind in […]
Leading the discussion around sustainability in retail
The Sustainability in Retail Forum is the new conference designed to help senior executives within leading retailers from across the Nordic region meet the ever-evolving challenges around sustainability. Taking place 13 November 2019, at MalmöMässan, Sweden, the event is co-located with the award-winning trade exhibitions Nordic Organic Food Fair and Eco Life Scandinavia. Facing the […]
Setting Industry standards for Golden quality CBD Products
Over the past few years Hemp and its CBD-rich extracts have made a stunning entrance to the nutraceutical business. More and more people are now commenting on the wonderful health benefits of supplementing their diet with natural phytocannabinoids and new CBD oil brands pop-up regularly as a result.
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 […]