A range of Biltong has been launched by snack brand EMBER aiming to fill a gap in the market for high protein snacks that deliver on both health and taste.
The Paleo Foods Co has introduced what it says is the nuttiest UHT Almond Drink in the UK.
Addressing the growing consumer demand for products with high protein content, Clearspring has unveiled a range of Organic Plant Protein Powders.
British plant-based food start-up Brave has come to the market with a three-strong range of all-natural Roasted Pea snacks.
Huel has launched into the snacking market with Huel Bars, which contain all 26 essential minerals and nutrients that the brand’s nutritional powder offers.
Soupologie has introduces a plant-based protein-rich soup line, Soupologie PRO, delivering 16g of vegan protein per 600g tub.
Natural Balance Foods has introduced Trek Chunks, a range of protein-rich healthy snacks targeting the on-the-go market.
Meridian Foods has introduced two new varieties to its nut bar range: Peanut & Pumpkin and Peanut & Coconut.
From Siberian cedar nuts to turmeric latte, rare variety popcorn to gourmet truffle oil – Biofach has all bases covered when it coms to the latest new organic products.
Linwoods has unveiled its latest creation: Snackettes as a slow cooked, natural and nutrition-packed alternative to unhealthy nibbles.
Science in Sports (SiS) has become the official sports nutrition partner to Liverpool FC for the 2016-17 season.
Mophagy has launched its range of insect-based products onto the market to offer consumers a sustainable source of protein. The brand’s versatile ‘mellow and nutty’ Cricket Powder, aimed primarily at the sports nutrition market, is produced from high welfare whole crickets, which are gently roasted and finely milled. It can be used as a nutritional […]
According to the latest research from Mintel, UK consumers spent £66 million on sports nutrition food and drink products in 2015, up 27% on 2013.
Finnish company Fava Mill has introduced its range of fava bean-based products to the UK.
Leading convenience store operator Spar is teaming up with Holland & Barrett to offer a range of skincare, vitamin, mineral and food supplements. The partnership is currently in a trial phase in three stores in Northern Ireland, with plans to extend the trial to a wider reach of SPAR stores. A wide range of Holland […]
A specialized oral supplement regime cut the death rate of older malnourished patients with heart or lung disease by 50%, US scientists report. In a study carried out by researchers at Texas A&M University, the effects of a specialized nutrition supplement – containing high protein (2o grams), HMB (a muscle-preserving ingredient) and vitamin D – […]
Kinetica has launched its new 20g Protein+ bar aimed at the burgeoning sports nutrition sector. The gelatine-free dairy protein bars are available in two flavours: Choc Orange with a dark chocolate coating and Toffee with a milk chocolate coating. “Consumption of sports nutrition products attract a diverse audience from serious competing athletes to serious amateurs […]
Dr Zak’s has introduced its new peanut spreads – high in protein and free from palm oil and artificial sweeteners. The butters – available in some unique flavours such as Fresh Raspberry, Salted Caramel, White Chocolate & Coconut, Apple & Cinnamon and Cherry Bakewell – were designed as an alternative to protein supplements such as […]
Huel, a nutritionally complete powder which provides at least 100% of the government’s recommended daily intake, has launched in the UK. Promising to make health-conscious Britons’ lives more convenient by “removing the need to eat food” the powder is made from protein, carbohydrates and fats combined with a specific vitamin blend and enables a whole […]
Raw food specialist Indigo Herbs has launched a range of six raw organic nut and seed butters. The Almond, Hemp, Pumpkin, Black Sesame Tahini, White Sesame Tahini and Walnut butters are made using pure raw ingredients which haven’t been roasted or heat-treated during manufacture. Commenting on the launch, company director Claire Kelly, says: “At Indigo […]
The Seed Fund ‘lays down strong roots’
February 20, 2018 Rosie Greenaway
Running until 30 April, The Seed Fund 2018 is now open for entry, continuing the philanthropic organization’s mission to help food and drink start-ups turn ‘big ideas into big businesses’ and ‘lay down strong roots’ for the future.
VegfestUK returns to Brighton for its first show of the year
VegfestUK is returning to Brighton from 24-25 March for the first of its 2018 events.
Planet Organic introduces online Vegan Shop
In response to the burgeoning interest in plant-based living, Planet Organic has launched Vegan Shop – a specialist area of its e-commerce site that is designed to make it easier for customers to shop its vegan ranges.
New health store creates a buzz in Bishop Auckland
Honey Bee A&C, a new health and nutrition shop, has been opened in Bishop Auckland by locals Caroline Walker and Ashley White.
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 […]