Comvita UK appointed to HFMA Council

Comvita UK general manager, Simon Pothecary, has joined the 12-strong Council of the HFMA (Health Food Manufacturers’ Association).

Comvita UK Ltd, which produces natural health and Manuka Honey skincare products based on high quality natural ingredients, has been operating in the UK for 20 years and incorporates sustainable principles at every level of the business.

The HFMA’s executive director, Graham Keen, said: “We are delighted to welcome Comvita UK to the Council and look forward to working closely with Simon. Comvita is a key player in the natural health industry, so are an excellent addition to the Council and they will add valuable support, over a broad range of food categories, for HFMA strategy and policy.”

Simon Pothecary said: “As long-standing HFMA members we know the great work that the HFMA carries out on behalf of its members. We are very keen to get as involved as possible to help support the natural health industry, so we are delighted to be appointed as a Council member.”

The HFMA also gave thanks to William Ransom and Son Ltd, who stood down from their position on the Council after several years as a valued and proactive Council member.

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