Bite-size pieces of news from Natural Products News

  • Plant-based company Heura has raised over €4 million in just 12 hours through its Equity for Good Rebels campaign which attracted 4,500 investors.
  • Wild Beauty from Rhug Estate – a collection of natural and organic face and body products – is now Butterfly Mark-certified.
  • Selfridges London is the world’s first department store to feature Redefine Meat’s products in its in-store restaurants: The Brass Rail and Harry Gordon’s Bar & Kitchen.
  • VOYA is extending its portfolio with a partnership with Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa in the Lake District which will offer facials, body wraps and massages.
  • Tesco shoppers can now get their hands on Ramona’s 500g tubs of Original and Jalapeno Houmous after the brand secured listings in 500 stores across the UK.
  • Plant-based Califia Farms is expanding its range with two new RTD cold brew coffees – Medium Roast Cold Brew and Caramel Oat Cold Brew – available in Sainsbury’s from June.
  • Artisan producer Rogue’s latest products are: Blood Orange & Vanilla Marmalade; and Strawberry & Tonka Bean Jam, with Brazilian tonka beans (described as the ‘love child’ of vanilla caramel and dark honey).
  • Manifesto vegan gummy supplements have been repackaged and are now available in 100% home compostable, plastic-free refill pouches.
  • Finnebrogue Artisan has introduced a range of plant-based Better Naked sauces to Tesco: two mayonnaises ­– Burger and Southern Fried; and two ketchups – Hoisin and Roasted Red Pepper & Chilli.
  • Indian food brand Geeta’s is strengthening its sales and marketing team with the addition of Neil Lucas who has joined the senior leadership team of Geeta’s as director – sales, managing the commercial strategy for the brand.
  • Ravneet Gill, Le Cordon Bleu chef, author and presenter, has become the new face of Plenish as it relaunches its organic plant-based milks range.
  • British producer of eco household products, Wilton London, has secured a major listing in Sainsbury’s for all four SKUs of its laundry range as part of the supermarket’s Future Brand programme.
  • Rebelicious Drinks has created a CBD-infused Cream Soda containing 15mg of broad-spectrum CBD along with sweet organic Madagascan vanilla extract and stevia.
  • Reusable nappy brand Bambino Mio announced that it won a second Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in Sustainable Development in time for Reusable Nappy Week (22 April).
  • The Turmeric Co is now certified as carbon neutral, a commitment that is being supported by climate action solution provider, ClimatePartner.
  • Point Zero has introduced two new 24k plated Ear Seeds: To Boost Fertility and To Digest and Debloat.