So here we are, approaching the end of 2017. And, although we are not quite there, I’m already reflecting on what has been a very exciting year for the organic sector.
Divine Chocolate has launched three new gift bags ahead of the Christmas period.
Pukka Herbs has created a new Advent Calendar containing 24 herbal teas from the brand’s range.
British beauty brand Nathalie Bond Organics has revealed its gift boxes for Christmas along with a special edition Winter Candle. Handcrafted in Yorkshire, the gift boxes have a stylish minimalist design housing natural skincare solutions in three varieties. The Healthy Hands Kit includes a refreshing Peppermint & Eucalyptus Soap Block, along with soothing Rose & […]
Bristol-based Better Food has overhauled its website to bring it in line with the store’s branding and offer customers a user-friendly information hub.
UK fair trade organization Traidcraft has revealed its special range of treats for this festive season.
Alara is highlighting its cereal range for the Christmas period by hosting an online Advent Calendar Giveaway in December.
This year the Soil Association is offering organic producers and retailers the opportunity to capitalize on the growth of organics throughout the Christmas season via its rebranded online one-stop shop. “Following the fantastic success of last year’s online Organic Christmas Market, we wanted to go bigger and better in 2016 by launching a standout marketplace […]
The Dog Treat Co (DTC) has introduced Bark The Herald treats, described as a deliciously decadent seasonal dog treat with all the Christmas trimmings.
Gluten- and dairy-free brand Delicious Alchemy is launching two new products and a special limited edition cake mix this month, in time for Christmas sales.
Kate Miller finds that for Xmas stock, it pays to plan ahead and maybe take a risk (more…)
Montezuma’s has unveiled its Christmas 2016 range of innovative chocolates and chocolate gifts.
New spiced tea brand ICHAI has launched onto the UK market with an eight-strong range of spiced loose-leaf black teas.
Lily’s Kitchen isn’t neglecting pets this Christmas with a selection of tasty healthy treats for dogs. The Yuletide Delights Dog Treat Selection Box contains four different 100% natural treats including Shiny Coat Baked Biscuit Treats; Venison Sausages with Apple Cider Vinegar and Blackberries; Fishskin Parcels; and Red Berry Boost Superfood Snack Bar. There is also […]
Raw Living is introducing a limited edition raw chocolate Christmas Dream Cake based on its Chocolate Dream Cream recipe. Containing cacao powder, almonds, orange oil, ashwaganda, gingko and maitake, it is sweetened with honey and lucuma and flavoured with traditional Christmas spices such as cinnamon, ginger and cloves, to produce what is described as a […]
This Christmas sensitive skin brand Pai is offering limited editions of its hero products and bestsellers featuring specially commissioned, eye-catching designs. Described as the ultimate skin multi-tasker, Pai’s Limited Edition Rosehip Bio Regenerate Oil is rich in omegas 3, 6, 7 & 9, to deeply condition the skin, improving firmness and elasticity as well as […]
The Soil Association has unveiled 12 tips to have a more sustainable, organic Christmas this year. The initiative comes as part of its larger Organic Christmas Campaign which offers tips, recipes, offers and promotions from some of the UK’s finest chefs, organic brands and producers, as well as an online marketplace and an organic advent […]
Organic beauty brand Melvita has reformulated one of its best sellers and launched two new gift sets designed to leave customers feeling pampered over the Christmas season. Melvita’s L’Or Bio Extraordinary Oil has been enhanced and repackaged in a sleek new bottle featuring hexagonal etching and a metallic gold finish. A blend of five organic […]
Faith in Nature has launched a range of bodycare gift packs in time to tempt Christmas shoppers. The beautifully presented Premium Gift Hamper contains a mixture of ten products from Faith in Nature’s new coconut range and its the ever popular Lavender & Geranium products, and includes Lavender & Geranium Shower Gel, Coconut Hand Cream […]
Yorkshire Provender has developed two new soups for autumn as well as a special variety specifically for Christmas. The autumn flavours are Mushroom Soup with Wholegrain Black Rice and Super Broccoli & Lancashire Cheese Soup. Belinda Williams, founder of Yorkshire Provender, teamed up with foodie friends Riso Gallo Venere Black Rice and Farmhouse Lancashire Cheese […]
Beech’s Fine Chocolates goes gourmet, launches Easter eggs
December 8, 2017 Jane Wolfe
Lancashire-based heritage chocolate manufacturer Beech’s Fine Chocolates has launched a new 12-strong Gourmet pack range.
Soil must be nurtured, Eustice tells IFOAM conference
George Eustice MP, the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, has claimed that soil health will be central to the Government’s environment policy.
Daylesford takes time for tea
Daylesford Organic has launched a range of 15 organic teas and herbal infusions, including single-estate black teas, speciality teas and white teas.
Wyke Farms and OMSCo: milking post-Brexit opportunities
Wyke Farms has united with OMSCo in a new joint business venture which the two parties have named The British Organic Dairy Company.
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 […]
French Organic Beauty Care since 1983 (more…)
Pegasus by AURA-SOMA Products Limited
AURA-SOMA Pegasus perfumes are created using only natural and organic essential oils extracted from plants and flowers evoking a beautiful aroma and the potential to enlighten the wearer’s mood. (more…)