On 24-25 November, Whole Earth hosted the first-ever peanut butter fondue bar in Shoreditch, London, giving the public the opportunity to experiment with different dipping combinations. Healthy chocolate brand Cocoa+ has launched into 268 Holland & Barrett stores with its High Protein Chocolate Advent Calendar. Chocolate brand Raw Halo has returned to Crowdcube for the second time to raise investment […]
New from BetterYou comes the DLux+ Vitamin D + K2 Oral Spray designed to support bone health.
At the NHT Summit in Manchester BetterYou delivered a seminar to brands and retailers on innovation, trends and what’s to come for the VMS market.
Black+Blum has launched its new Eau Good Duo charcoal filter and fruit infuser bottle on the crowdfunding site Kickstarter in the hope of raising £15,000 to bring the innovative water bottle to market. Teapigs’ signature blend Everyday Brew has received a two star rating at the 2017 Great Taste Awards. Childs Farm’s range of bath, […]
Cold-pressed drinks company MOJU has introduced a new Acerola Cherry Booster Shot to its range. Truede has introduced all-natural vegan Turkish Delight in a grab-and-go box in two flavours: Rose and Mixed, which includes apple, pomegranate, lemon and orange. Sugar Free Karma Cola has launched within a selection of Jamie’s Italian and Barbecoa and the brand has also […]
BetterYou is launching Turmeric Oral Spray, after unveiling it at Natural & Organic Products Europe where it won Best New Health & Nutrition Product.
BetterYou has launched a new MagnesiumGel, boasting, says the brand, the most concentrated gel/magnesium content on the market.
A new collaboration between BetterYou and scientists from the University of Sheffield, is paving the way for a three-year clinical trial looking at the effect of vitamin D supplementation on the quality of life of people with IBS.
After seven years with NATRUE, Julie Tyrrell has left her position as public affairs director of the organization. Aussie brand Eco by Sonya has added Coconut & Mint Body Wash and Coconut Body Milk to its UK offer. Two Christmas gift boxes – Haute Couture for Her and Haute Couture for Him – featuring a […]
Natural health company BetterYou is officially supporting National Vitamin D Awareness Week this year. Taking place from 19-25 October, the aim of this year’s event is to ‘banish the buts’ surrounding all the common misconceptions regarding vitamin D. The campaign, now in its third year, focuses on educating people on the importance of vitamin D […]
BetterYou has launched Magnesium Body Lotion and Magnesium Body Butter to its range of products, focusing on the pregnancy market. The Lotion and Butter blends magnesium oil with shea butter, cocoa butter, coconut oil and vitamin E, which can help defend against stretch marks. The formulations, which aim to keep skin well hydrated and supple […]
With sales of coconut oil still on the rise, organic and fair trade brand Lucy Bee has launched a new 1 litre size to its range of Unrefined Extra Virgin Fair Trade Organic Raw Coconut Oil. Natracare has been recognized at the WECC Carbon Champion Awards, being crowned Carbon Commitment Champion for its ongoing reductions […]
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 […]
The latest addition to the BetterYou range is a magnesium spray specifically formulated for sensitive skin. The BetterYou Magnesium Oil Sensitive Spray has a lower concentration formula – 15% magnesium compared to 31% for the Original – to prevent the itching and tingling that some users can experience. The product has undergone extensive dermatological testing […]
BetterYou has launched of two new vitamin D oral sprays specifically developed for children. DLuxInfant is, says the company, the first oral spray which is suitable for children from birth. Having a natural orange flavour, the product delivers 300iu in each spray, in line with current Department of Health dosage guidelines. DLuxJunior is a daily […]
A study conducted by ScotCen Social Research and commissioned by the Food Standards Agency and Scottish Government has stated that the average level of vitamin D in the Scottish population is above the current indicator of optimal vitamin D status, even though it also found that over a third of participants recorded sub-optimal levels of […]
UK health specialist BetterYou will launch a new multivitamin oral spray this September. The product will sit alongside the company’s award winning sublingual and transdermal range, including the DLux vitamin D oral spray range, Boost B12 oral spray and Magnesium Oil sprays and bath soaks. “BetterYou is a specialist in sublingual vitamin preparations and we […]
Juiceburst rebrands, reformulates, extends range
January 16, 2018 Jane Wolfe
Soft drinks brand Juiceburst has reformulated and rebranded across its entire portfolio, as well as creating two new additions to its core range.
OTB receives £1.73m in funding
The Organic Trade Board (OTB) is to receive a loan from Triodos Bank, Europe’s leading sustainable bank, to help grow organic sales in the UK in 2018 and beyond.
Forest Whole Foods named Best New Business
Online organic retailer Forest Whole Foods has been awarded Best New Business in the New Forest Business Partnership’s Brilliance in Business Awards.
Gove charms audience at the Oxford Real Farming Conference
Michael Gove became the first Defra minister to address the rebel Real Farming Conference in Oxford, usually a prerogative of the established Oxford Farming Conference.
November 21, 2017 Jane Wolfe
With mounting research emphasizing the crucial part the microbiome plays in preventing and fighting disease, Jane Wolfe takes a look at the best ways to optimize gut health (more…)
Food of the gods
Regularly consuming a little of what you love could have long-term health benefits – even where chocolate is concerned, discovers Rosie Greenaway (more…)
A significant rise in job insecurity since the UK’s decision to leave the EU means people are loath to take time off work – and with an increase in colds and flu, this is leading to higher demand for OTC remedies. Jane Wolfe reports (more…)
Let’s do lunch!
Sharna Waid has been taking a look at how natural products retailers and brands are maximizing the crucial two-hour lunchtime selling period (more…)
Natural beauty made in Cyprus
Sharna Waid has been finding out how passionate producers in Cyprus are using the fruits of the land to create natural beautifying cosmetics. According to the ancient myth, Aphrodite – the goddess of love and beauty, pleasure and procreation – was born out of the waves off the coast of Cyprus. Aside from attracting three […]
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 […]