Doves Farm has launched a range of free-from flapjacks aimed at consumers suffering from gluten intolerance, other food allergies or who have simply opted for a free-from lifestyle. The six varieties are free from gluten, milk, peanut, egg and soya and are all made using agave nectar as a natural sweetener. The flapjacks are all […]
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Naturya has refreshed its superfood packaging to give retailers peace of mind that products meet the Food Information for Consumers Regulation (FIR) while at the same time boosting shelf appeal. To ensure full compliance with the regulation which came into force in December, the entire range has been re-tested and up-to-date nutritional profiles used on-pack. […]
Founder and owner of Yorkshire Provender Belinda Williams has won the Hera Natwest everywoman Award which celebrates female business owners aged 50 and over. The Natwest everywoman Awards recognize Britain’s female entrepreneurs and are now in their 12th year. Commenting on the win, Williams told Natural Products: “I am absolutely thrilled to have been chosen […]
Kent & Frasers has unveiled a new gluten-free savoury snack format – Criscuits – a cracker-biscuit hybrid. The range of thin-cut cheese savouries are available in four varieites: Oak Smoked Garlic and Black Poppy Seeds; Cracked Black Pepper and Smoked Sea Salt; Hot Chilli Pepper; Coriander and Lime; and Grill-Roasted Onion and Nigella Seeds. “The […]
South West Area Rep for Kinetic, Lynda Lucas, certainly has a taste for adventure, with her latest challenge being a trek to Everest Base Camp. The journey followed on from her completion of not one, not two, but three Walk the Walk Marathon Challenges to raise funds for a breast cancer charity earlier in the […]
Next month Meridian Foods is launching the first ever Dry Roasted Peanut Butter, aiming to offer peanut butter fans a completely new taste. Made with 95% roasted peanuts, 4% yeast extract and 1% salt, the new peanut butter comes in 280g jars and extends the current range, which includes crunchy and smooth variants of Peanut […]
Organic beauty and skincare brand Green People has launched a range of new lip crayons along with a lip primer. The company’s new Instant Definition Lip Crayons are chunky sticks of colour available in three natural shades: Sangria – a rich burnished red with subtle copper tones; Praline – a neutral earthy tone described as […]
Gluten-free organic crisps brand Veronica’s Snacks has increased its list of wholesale stockists as it builds its distribution throughout independent retailers and health food stores. Four of the brand’s current best sellers – Sour Cream Herb & Onion and BBQ Baked Potato crisps, Roast Tomato & Paprika Baked Veggie Crisps and Cheese flavoured Crunchy Creatures […]
UK superfood company Supernutrients has ranked in the Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 league table. The company’s previous annual sales rise of 89% launched it into the 18th annual Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 at number 29. The table ranks Britain’s private companies with the fastest-growing sales over three years. Supernutrients, which currently employs 25 people, recorded sales […]
New from Essential comes a new range of indulgent organic flapjacks, free from artificial additives of any kind. The range consists of eight varieties which aim to provide a slow-release energy boost to keep you going throughout the wintry days. Dubbed ‘pure heaven, but tasty as hell’, the organic flapjack varieties are: Almond & Sunflower […]
JooMo has enhanced its 100% natural Honey & Orange Face Wash and relaunched it in conjunction with the company’s new-look packaging. The two in one cleanser and moisturizer for young skin still uses JooMo’s signature original skin repair system SaponinJ but has been refined to create a product which has been formulated to be richer, […]
Mokhado, a new range of healthy oils sourced from South Africa, recently launched in the UK. Comprising Avocado Oil, Macadamia Nut Oil and Apricot Kernel Oil, the range comes in colour-coded bottles with a striking design. The avocados in Mokhado’s Avocado Oil are cultivated using no inorganic products and the oil is cold-pressed. The oil can […]
Tonic Attack’s Wheatgrass Juice and Broccoli Sprout Juice sachets aim to boost health and vitality by providing high quality nutrition and live enzymes. The wheatgrass used by Tonic Attack is grown hydroponically using a concentrated mineral solution derived from the oceans, the Ocean Solution, which, the company says, provides a more complete mineral spectrum. The […]
Eat Natural’s new Toasted Muesli with Buckwheat has launched onto the market as the first free-from cereal available in a single portion pouch. Certified gluten-free by Coeliac UK, the product is a blend of toasted buckwheat and crisped rice with raisins, mixed seeds, coconut, honey, and a pinch of cinnamon. The 65g single serve pouch […]
Organic skincare brand Madara has introduced its new Superseed range, consisting of a trio of synergistically blended oil serums. Each oil is a concentrate of eight to ten active berry, fruit and vegetable seeds oils designed to work on a deep cellular level for more beautiful skin. The range aims to target three different skin […]
Following the recent relaunch of its Passionate Ginger Beer, Devon soft drinks producer Luscombe Drinks has introduced a Damascene Rose Bubbly in time for Valentine’s Day. In what the company describes as a serious alternative to a glass of Champagne for the discerning non-drinker, the bubbly combines Muscat grape juice with Damascene rose water, Sicilian […]
Protein ice cream company Wheyhey released a viral video in December showing its limited edition Check Your Toffees Banoffee flavour being launched into space with the first Movember moustache. The video was created to celebrate the success of its tie-up with men’s health charity Movember which has so far funded over 700 men’s health programmes […]
Andrew Thomas, founder and managing director of BetterYou has won the silver award for Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards. World foods brand Tropical Sun has expanded its range with three new products – Harissa Spice, Sea Salt & Malt Vinegar and Onion Salt – which will join the […]
Aduna has introduced a new Baobab Raw Energy Bar. Dubbed The Feel Good Bar, the superfood snack is a natural source of vitamin C, containing two whole teaspoons of Aduna Baobab Superfruit Powder, and is made with 100% organic cold-pressed fruit and nuts. The company uses baobab sourced from women’s cooperatives in Ghana and Senegal. […]
Luxury organic skincare brand Mel Millis has released two limited edition gift boxes featuring the brand’s plantable mini seasonal gift bags embedded with Christmas tree seeds. The Phytonutri Daily Discovery Gift Box is packed with Mel Millis’s most popular products, including Phytonutri Daily Cleansing Oil; Neroli Hydrolate Mist Tonic; Phytonutri Neroli & Baobab Re-Energising Face […]
BioCare partners with Madeleine Shaw
Dec 6, 2018 Rosie Greenaway
Supplements brand BioCare becomes the second brand to partner with nutritional therapist and blogger Madeleine Shaw in two months.
Soupologie reveals innovative new lines
UK superfood soup brand Soupologie has added two fresh innovations to its offer: Viva La Vinegar Drinking Vinegars and Five-a-Day Soups.
HFMA awards Georgie Young as Blogger of the Year
Georgie Young, the writer behind the health and wellbeing blog Greens of the Stone Age, has been named Blogger of the Year by the HFMA.
Government boosts food waste scheme with £60M
The UK is to lead the world in the development of a system of sustainable packaging which moves away from oil-based plastics, with the help of a £60 million investment from Government.
Running to the beet
Nov 7, 2018 Ross Harris
The supplements fuelling the UK’s fastest runners are changing. Paul Halford jumps into the sports nutrition scene to see how natural products are helping to shave seconds off marathon times, and how the retail landscape is shifting
Life in plastic: not fantastic
As the world finally wakes up to the disastrous effects of plastic on our environment, Rosie Greenaway examines the measures being taken to limit future impact and reverse the damage, speaking to the retailers who are saying no to packaging. These zero waste pioneers are highlighting the political sway of consumer purchasing power, challenging the […]
Ditch the quick-fix
As consumers prepare to loosen their belts for the festive season, Hayley Coristine gains insights from the stores and brands who’ll be helping them towards post-indulgence recovery, exploring solutions beyond the diets pills and discovering the detox system which is attracting a celebrity following
While sales of black tea falter, the market for health and wellness teas is flourishing as consumers continue to demand more from their brew. Jane Wolfe mugs up on the functional tea sector
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 […]
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 […]
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.
Mineral-rich New Zealand volcanic mud delivers instant illumination for your skin
It may seem counter-intuitive to apply mud to your skin in order to cleanse it, but the skin-enhancing benefits of mineral-rich mud have been harnessed for beauty treatments all over the world for centuries. Antipodes® uses white volcanic mud sourced from central New Zealand’s dramatic central plateau in its new Halo Skin-Brightening Facial Mud Mask […]