News in brief

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Sustainable skincare range Zero, by Skin Academy, has secured national distribution with a listing for the full range online and in 84 Lloyds Pharmacy’s, and roll-out to a further 500 stores planned for January 2020.

Good Bubble has launched The Gruffalo Prickly Pear Bath Time Gift Set in time for Christmas. With naturally derived and free-from formulations, the gift set comprises Grubby Gruffalo Hair & Body Wash, Little Softy Moisturiser and a Gruffalo cuddly toy.

Beauty brand By Sarah London has created two Christmas gift sets for 2019 – Festive Facial Skincare Gift Box and a Festive Body & Hair Care Gift Box – packaged in a crushed grape paper sleeve made using a by-product of the wine and juicing industry and processed using hydroelectricity.

Beauty Kitchen has introduced its limited-edition festive range, including the Raw Inventions Zero Waste Festive Bath Bomb, The Sustainables Cinnamon Spice Organic Vegan Bar Soap and Raw Inventions Eco Glitter Balm.

New from Puressentiel comes Lice Repellent Spray – clinically proven to effectively repel lice and prevent infestation of the scalp for 24 hours – and Anti-Lice Treatment, which eliminates lice, larvae and nits in just ten minutes.

Davina Steel, East Anglia’s only gluten-free bakery, has confirmed a deal to supply Co-op stores across the region.

Co-founder of vegan distributor Bravura Foods, Lisa Gawthorne, has been called up for the second time this year to run for her age group in the England Team in The British Masters race at Aintree Racecourse.

Vitality CBD has announced that its oral drops, sublingual sprays, skin cream and muscle balm are to be stocked by over 1,000 Lloyds Pharmacy stores across the country.

100% vegan, natural and sustainable online shop The Kind Store has launched a brand new website, with a fresh brand identity, blog, and new collections including Christmas gift sets.

Prime Bar has entered into the mainstream retail snacking arena with its Smokey & BBQ, Fruity & Flavoursome and Sweet & Spicy savoury protein snacks – debuting in M&S, Ocado and Selfridges.

Eva’s Organics (Juices) has launched its new 100% organic, not-from-concentrate, orchard-style Apple & Rhubarb Juice.

Earlybirds snacking drink brand has been awarded the title of Best New Brand in the 2019 World Beverage Innovation Awards.