A new campaign to educate the public on all things sports nutrition has been launched by the industry trade association to ensure consumer safety and good health.
This month sees the launch of a new conference designed to encourage Scottish businesses to take advantage of the burgeoning sports and nutrition market.
As high protein food sales in the UK rise, BodyMe has launched a range of Vegan Society-registered Organic Protein Bars.
Sports nutrition specialist, Kinetica Sports has introduced BCAA Hydro Fuel intra-workout supplement.
Kinetica Sports has introduced a limited edition Coconut & Lime Whey Protein, designed to bring a tropical flavour to the sports nutrition category.
Bio-Synergy has teamed up with Volleyball England to provide sports drinks for competition and England squads.
English sprinter Desiree Henry has teamed up with sports nutrition specialist Kinetica Sports as its new brand ambassador.
The third branch of the family health food store Beanfreaks has opened in Cardiff, run by Jeremie Bowles and his partner, executive chef Terezia Mokosova.
Jake Quickenden has signed up as the face of Holland & Barrett’s sports range. The 27-year-old singer and I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! star will work as ambassador to promote H&B’s range of sports nutrition supplements and protein shakes. Quickenden is appearing in a series of inspirational fitness blogs and videos including […]
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 […]
The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) is to hold a meeting and its first global conference in Brussels in September to discuss the future of the European sports nutrition industry at a crucial time for the sector. As the European Commission finalises its report on the future regulation of sports nutrition products in the […]
Specialist provider and blender of natural supplements and superfoods Indigo Herbs has launched a range of Organic Vegan Protein Powders designed to support athletes and fitness enthusiasts. The range comprises Organic Hemp Protein Powder; Organic Spirulina Powder; Organic Chorella powder; Organic Pea Powder; Organic Rice Protein Powder; Organic Chia Seed Protein Powder; Organic Pumpkin Seed […]
Sports nutrition NPD is at an all time high as brands respond to emerging active lifestyle trends, writes Jim Manson Last month, researchers working for Macmillan Cancer Support reported that a brisk walk of just one mile a day could help cancer patients slash their risk from dying of the disease. “Physical activity is a […]
GNC’s second UK concept store has opened in the Friary Centre in Guildford. The 550sq ft sports nutrition shop features interactive fixtures including a TRX Challenge Zone for live workouts, a Sports Bar mix-and-go unit as well as touch-screen displays loaded with product information and exercise videos. The six store staff are part of the […]
Vitamin Center, an Italian distributor of food and sports supplements, and High5, a UK manufacturer of sports nutrition products, are the latest names in the sports nutrition world to sign up to membership of The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA). They join recent recruit Grenade and bring the total membership up to 37 members. […]
NBTY EUROPE and BodyBuilding.com are joining the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Association (ESSNA) in a move that further cements the organistion’s growing role in the complex sports nutrition regulation arena. NBTY Europe, which was founded in the US in 1970, and BodyBuilding.com – one of the leading suppliers of sport nutrition supplements in the world […]
The sports nutrition industry has strongly rejected claims last month that the sector was “unregulated”. (null)
A joint investigation into sports products by BBC Panorama and the British Medical Journal has found “a striking lack of evidence” that they work. (more…)
Tesco is set to ramp up its on-label sports nutrition, reports The Grocer. (more…)
Vegetarian Society goes underground
February 19, 2018 Rosie Greenaway
The Vegetarian Society is to launch its first ever London Underground poster campaign for two weeks this spring, coinciding with National Vegetarian Week 2018 which runs from 14-20 May.
TED-style talks on stage at NPE
The Natural Products Talks Theatre programme at this year’s NPE will feature a mix of fast-paced TED-style talks, dynamic panel discussions and live interviews.
Living Nature Skin Steps land on UK shelves
Living Nature, a certified natural skincare and cosmetics range from New Zealand, has now made its new-look Skin Steps box sets available to the UK market.
Carun Active Hemp conquers the den
Hemp product producer Carun UK secured an investment of £50,000 from Jenny Campbell in a recent edition of BBC Two’s Dragons’ Den.
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 […]