Spoon Cereals has introduced a new range of mueslis to its breakfast offer, created with ancient grains, superfood powders and spices.
Superfood chocolate creator Doisy & Dam has launched a new, limited edition Crunchy Almond Butter bar featuring a brand new look.
Superfood brand Naturya has added a range of Super Conserves and Superbars, incorporating to its offer.
In the new series of Dragons’ Den, Julianne Ponan, founder of Creative Nature, left triumphant, but later rejected a £75,000 investment from Deborah Meaden.
Superfood soup brand Soupologie has introduced a range of chilled ready-to-eat raw soups using plant-based ingredients.
Superfood chocolate brand Doisy & Dam has become the 128th UK company to obtain B Corporation certification.
Pollen + Grace has launched its latest collection of healthy food-to-go offers for the summer. Designed to take consumers from breakfast to lunch to superfood snack time, the new products include Mango + Turmeric Chia Pot and Fuel Pot, designed to sustain energy levels through the day. The brand has also revamped its breakfast Power […]
Linwoods has launched Hemp Protein+, a range of natural plant protein blends designed to add a boost of extra nutrition to shakes, smoothies and yoghurts.
Nomads has entered the UK market with a line of superfood-filled dates designed to offer a new take on the healthy, on-the-go snack category.
Organax is a new organic brand, which has launched with a range of four initial superfood powders.
The Leon restaurant chain says it is seeking an “independent review” following an Advertising Standards Authority ruling that its use of the description ‘superfood’ breached UK advertising rules.
Organic superfood sports supplements brand Motion Nutrition has signed a deal with Whole Foods Market to stock its products in its London stores.
Mintel Global New Products Database (GNPD) has highlighted the continuing popularity of superfoods, revealing that between 2011 and 2015 there was a massive 202% increase globally in the number of new food and drink products launched containing the terms ‘superfood’, ‘superfruit’ or ‘supergrain’. The research found that in 2015 alone there was a 36% rise […]
Superfood chocolate brand Doisy & Dam achieves double its invesgtment target through Crowdcube crowdfunding campaign.
Free-from superfood soup brand Soupologie has introduced a Three Mushroom Broth to its range of healthy plant-based soups. The Three Mushroom Broth combines nutrient dense reishi, porcini and shitaki mushrooms with herbs and spices, and is rich in Vitamin D, giving at least 90% of your daily nutrient reference value of the sunshine vitamin. The […]
Kinetic’s Baheer Momand represented Amazing Grass in true sports-style for the retailer’s Health, Fitness & Rehabilitation Week 2016. Featuring the latest launch from Amazing Grass – Alkalize & Detox Green Superfood – the tasting session ran alongside in-store fitness activities to help customers stay motivated with any health and fitness goals they have set for […]
Raw Living has relaunched its reformulated organic raw Chocolate Dream Cream spread back on to shelves. The superfood organic spread is gluten-, dairy-, nut- and seed-free and is described as a delicious and decadent chocolate spread. The Chocolate Dream Cream combines organic cacao powder, organic lucuma, organic extra virgin olive oil, organic raw honey, organic […]
The new CLUO ready-to-drink range harnesses the health and beauty benefits of the superfood moringa to embrace the growing beauty from within ethos of the natural beauty sector. The drinks are available in three varieties – Watermelon, Kaffir Lime & Green Tea, Mango, Passion Fruit & Green Papaya, and Red Grape & Hibiscus Flower – […]
Tree of Life has introduced the US superfood range, Navitas Naturals onto the UK market. The company, founded in California in 2003, specializes in organic foods and supplements which are, it says, “as close as possible to the state they are found in nature, while still ensuring food safety”. Tree of Life is offering 27 […]
Herb and superfood specialist Indigo Herbs is teaming up with Veganuary.com to support and sponsor the New Year lifestyle programme, which aims to inspire people to go vegan for January. The Veganuary website explains that a plant-based diet needn’t be restrictive or unhealthy and provides support, lifestyle ideas, recipes and nutritional information. Indigo Herbs says […]
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 […]