The Berry Company has reformulated its line of ambient berry and tea-based juices and given them a makeover to highlight the berries and botanicals it uses.
In what the brand says is a UK first, Unrooted has launched as a natural, high-fibre energy drink that uses baobab to help restore energy levels.
Giovanni’s 40th year anniversary celebrations were boosted when its recently launched 2chic Frizz Be Gone Hot Oil Treatment won Best New Haircare Product at Natural & Organic Products Europe in April.
Africa-inspired health food brand Aduna has created a range of organic African Super-Teas, crafted using high quality active botanical ingredients, including African superfoods.
Aduna has added to its range of existing Superfood Energy Bars, which have seen a makeover with new formulations, packaging, weight (40g) and shape.
Tropic Skincare has launched what it says are two new ‘winter essentials’.
New organic soft drinks brand Chosan has launched with a range of all-natural African-inspired drinks using the flavours of hibiscus and baobab.
Christine Bailey cooked up a raw storm at Natural & Organic Products Europe this year in her session Supercharged health: eat yourself beautiful in the Natural Food Kitchen.
Nutritional therapist, chef and author Christine Bailey cooked up a raw storm at Natural & Organic Products Europe this year in her session Supercharged health: eat yourself beautiful in the Natural Food Kitchen. With help from a range of newly launched products from Lucy Bee, Bailey produced recipes using anti-ageing ingredients to turn back the […]
Aduna has launched its #MakeBaobabFamous campaign, aiming to increase awareness of the African superfruit to ultimately lead to sustainable income for ten million households currently living in poverty. At the heart of the campaign is a partnership between Aduna, Virgin Media and Holland & Barrett whose 740 UK stores have had a #MakeBaobabFamous makeover and […]
Two companies from within the natural health sector have made it to the semi-final of Richard Branson’s Pitch to Rich in the Grow category: Aduna and Oppo. The three companies with the highest number of votes will go through to the final to pitch live to Branson on 26 June, battling for a £250,000 marketing […]
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. […]
Aduna has launched Moringa Green Superleaf Powder, its second superfood product following its baobab range. The 100% organic raw wholefood is made from naturally-dried leaves from the moringa tree which is native to Africa and Asia and is known as the ‘miracle tree’. Moringa contains 25% protein and includes all nine amino acids as well […]
Sweet Virtues has launched a range of superfood luxury truffles handmade by chocolatier Paul Wayne Gregory. Available in 115g boxes (around ten truffles), the three varieties – Maqui, Chia Seeds & Lime and Baobab & Vanilla – are dairy-free, suitable for vegetarians, vegans and those on gluten-free diets. There are over five superfood ingredients in […]
North London sauce specialists Bim’s Kitchen has launched Europe’s first ever table sauce featuring African super fruit baobab. (more…)
A new take on the January blues
December 5, 2019 Rosie Greenaway
‘Shades of Aqua’ has been highlighted as the key food and beverage colour trend for 2020, with vivid blues and greens expected to drive innovation.
Veganuary to launch ‘milestone’ TV ad
As part of The Big Give, non-profit Veganuary has launched a Crowdfunding effort to get its first TV ad on air, aiming to raise £40,000 in one week.
Hastings’ Co-op expands refills into second store
Trinity Wholefoods, which marked its 35th birthday this year, has opened a refill store to encourage customers to ‘reduce, reuse, recycle, refill, rethink’.
Experts warn of high protein diet risks
Popular high protein diets have been shown to help people lose weight but could be putting long-term followers at risk of kidney damage, experts warn.
Pick of the products 2019
November 28, 2019 Rosie Greenaway
One thing’s for sure when reflecting on this year’s products: our industry never fails to deliver on innovation. With the word ‘sustainability’ on everyone’s lips, our sector was pioneering its ‘better for you and the planet’ products long before the phrase hit the mainstream. As the world plays catch-up, here’s a review of the trendsetting […]
With irritable bowel syndrome affecting approximately 12 million people in the UK, Jane Wolfe finds out how diet and lifestyle changes can significantly help sufferers, and investigates the low-FODMAP solution (more…)
Living life on the veg
Plates of lifeless veg and soggy ‘fishless fingers’ are a thing of the past. Rosie Greenaway orders the vegan catch of the day, explores today’s sophisticated veggie market, and discovers just how much the nation’s love of animal products is costing the planet (more…)
The whole package
Want the truth about sustainable packaging? It’s complicated – but consumers and brands are both committed to change, says Matt Chittock
The Health Store Open Day is back!
The Health Store’s ever popular Open Day makes a welcome return on Sunday 8th September. Paul Rideout, Sales & Marketing Manager at the Health Store, explains “The Open Day is back by popular demand! This will be our 8th Open Day since we launched the event back in 2009 and it is more popular than […]
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.
How to become the next influential natural beauty brand
The world doesn’t need another natural beauty brand. It’s a market that is set to be worth up to $54 billion by 2027. It’s saturated like every other industry in the world. What it does need however, is a brand that is passionate, value driven and has clarity around how they want to shake things […]
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 […]