Yorkshire-based Bite UK has introduced a new range of rice, nut and coconut baked clusters to its free-from snacking offer.
Healthy snacking brand Eat Real has introduced three new organic gluten-free and vegan snacks.
Mintel’s British Lifestyles: Preparing for Change report finds that Brits’ desire for healthier foods is driving sales of fish, nuts, popcorn and free-from.
Nim’s Fruit Crisps has launched the UK’s first air-dried range of vegetable crisps, aimed at health conscious snackers. The initial range comprises Tomato & Cucumber, Pepper & Courgette and Beetroot & Parsnip. Made from 100% fresh vegetables, these are air-dried in the company’s new Kent-based air-drying factory – the only such production line in the […]
Cereal Lovers are introducing its Crunchtime snacking pouches at Natural & Organic Products Europe in April. The range is oat-based and high in fibre and comes in a handy, portable 60g resealable pouch for an energy boost any time, any where. The clusters come in three varieties: Chocolate, Belgian chocolate baked into oats with honey […]
Natural pet food brand Lily’s Kitchen says it is revolutionizing the pet snacking category with the ground-breaking launch of three new 100% natural, hand-baked superfood snack bars for dogs. Launching on 8 June, the bars are designed as a treat, snack or meal replacement and consist of easy to snap triangles. The crunchy, crumbly snacks […]
Raw, organic chocolate company Ombar has launched dairy-free Coco Mylk Buttons. With around one in five UK households now buying dairy-free milk and veganism is on the increase, the company says it is filling a gap in the market for a quality vegan chocolate option. The 100% natural, dairy-free and vegan-friendly buttons are made using […]
Yum Yum Bros has introduced five new gluten-free cereal bars to its Oh My Goodness brand to capitalize on the gluten-free on-the-go snacking trend. The new offer comprises: Appletastic Bar containing oats, sultanas, apple and cinnamon; Merry Berry Bar combining oats, cranberries, goji berries, sultanas and cherries; Buttery Oat Bar; Fruity Oat Bar comprising oats, […]
The UK’s first coconut chip brand Nudie Snacks has been launched by Freedom Brands Ltd, designed for both the snacking and baking markets. The Premium Toasted Coconut Chips aim to be an innovative, healthy, all-natural alternative to traditional potato crisps, with a third less of the carbohydrates and three times the fibre. Initially launching in […]
The Organix Goodies range of toddler snacks has been given a brand new look, with the first new food launch – Organix Goodies Chunky Bars – showcasing the redesign. The new Organix Goodies Chunky Banana & Date Fruit Bar and Chunky Apple & Date Fruit Bar are made from 100% organic fruit and count as […]
Following the recent launch of its Muesli Breaks, Nairn’s Oatcakes has launched two further products for at home and on-the-go snacking and lunchboxes: Astrobites and Snackers. Aiming to encourage both kids and adults to swap to a lower sugar snack, the Berry Blast flavoured treats are made from wholegrain oats and contain 40% less sugar […]
Following the rebrand of its rice cake portfolio in 2013, Kallo is introducing a slate of new products this year to expand its presence in the wider snacking category, using its ‘eat well, live well’ ethos. The offering includes a series of firsts in the category and includes the launch of super seed cakes, premium […]
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…)
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 […]
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 […]