It’s been estimated that over half a million Brits are eating vegan diets, and many more are deciding to consume less animal products.
The Vegan Society
The Vegan Society respond to Patrick Holford’s column ‘The dangers of a vegan diet’ with a letter to the editor.
Natural beauty brand Faith in Nature has discontinued its propolis-containing products in order to become 100% vegan. “Like many high street brands, we are making sure we cater for the growing vegan market,” explains managing director, Joy Parkinson. “Pret a Manger, Starbucks and Costa are all offering plant-based milks and vegan foods. Vegans now also […]
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that plant-based foods using soya and tofu cannot use dairy-style terms such as ‘milk’, ‘butter’ and ‘cheese’.
Natural & Organic Products Europe 2017 welcomes 10,571 attendees
Bravura Foods is expanding its brand portfolio with four new launches this year.
Veganicity has added a new Omega-3 DHA:EPA supplement as well as a Pea Protein Powder to its offer.
In November, during World Vegan Month, The Vegan Society hosted a Parliamentary reception to celebrate 25 years of the Vegan Trademark. And vegan business is booming, as MPs, researchers and advisers as well as Vegan Trademark holders heard of the rapid growth of the market On the day Christina Rees MP, who sponsored the event, […]
Swiss natural beauty brand ananné has launched onto the UK market offering a range of skincare essentials, packed with plant-based actives designed to nourish and rejuvenate the skin. Developed by neuroscientist Dr Urs Pohlman, ananné uses a blend of pure natural ingredients derived from plant or mineral origin and is presented in stylish packaging in a bid to […]
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 […]
This year’s VegfestUK Brighton saw a record attendance of 12,000 visitors when it took place this weekend (28-29 March) at the Brighton Centre. As well as nearly 200 stalls, offering everything from superfoods to bodycare, snack foods to hemp products, the vegan festival included a Food Village with 15 specialist vegan caterers, including VBites Foods, […]
Gourmet Spirulina, the first spirulina food range, has launched in the UK in a bid to take spirulina from dietary supplement to tasty superfood. The new range of convenient foods consists of Crunchies, Nibs and Petals which are rich in vitamins, iron and antioxidants, and have a high phycocyanin rate of between 18% and 25%. […]
Today sees the launch of The Vegan Society’s revamped website including its new branding image revealed in time for its 70th anniversary in November. The charity says the contemporary new look is designed to promote the vegan way of life from a fresh perspective. “While we hold true to the spirit our founders and share […]
With so many famous faces now adopting the vegan diet, the number of consumers developing a healthy appetite for vegan food is booming. As a result, the number of companies now registered with the International Vegan Trademark at this year’s Natural & Organic Products Europe Show (NOPE) has shot up by a staggering 65%. “Last […]
Buyout offer supported by The Health Store
June 22, 2018 Rosie Greenaway
The MD of The Health Store has pledged his support for the proposed buyout offer pitched by the Health Made Easy Group, which owns Tree of Life.
Seaveg Crispies turn zingy and aromatic
Clearspring announces two new flavours of Organic Seaveg Crispies: zingy Ginger and aromatic Turmeric.
What a Revolupin!
New to UK shelves comes new Revolupin Lupin Flakes, positioned as a high protein, high fibre superfood.
Pip & Nut secures over £1MN investment
Pip & Nut has secured record new investment in excess of £1 million, as well as a raft of new supermarket listings.
Cool for cats (and dogs)
June 7, 2018 Jane Wolfe
Are you making the most of the pooch pound? Do you even have a pet section? If not, you probably should. Animal-loving Brits are increasingly concerned about what goes into their pets’ food – especially in light of a rising obesity problem – and they are seeking out natural options. Jane Wolfe reports (more…)
Grab the trends, get the sales
Are you aware of joint health trends? Are you creating relevant news hooks and effectively link-selling? Esther Mills-Roberts looks at global data, then brings it right back in store (more…)
A category with wings
Could edible insects be the future of the protein market? Matt Chittock finds out… (more…)
This year’s Natural & Organic Products Europe was the perfect place to get a comprehensive insight into how the free-from sector is performing – evolving, innovating and rethinking its health credentials. Jane Wolfe reports (more…)
Setting Industry standards for Golden quality CBD Products
Over the past few years Hemp and its CBD-rich extracts have made a stunning entrance to the nutraceutical business. More and more people are now commenting on the wonderful health benefits of supplementing their diet with natural phytocannabinoids and new CBD oil brands pop-up regularly as a result.
Mineral-rich New Zealand volcanic mud delivers instant illumination for your skin
It may seem counter-intuitive to apply mud to your skin in order to cleanse it, but the skin-enhancing benefits of mineral-rich mud have been harnessed for beauty treatments all over the world for centuries. Antipodes® uses white volcanic mud sourced from central New Zealand’s dramatic central plateau in its new Halo Skin-Brightening Facial Mud Mask […]
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 […]
AQUA Carpatica, the only naturally nitrate-free & lowest sodium water
AQUA Carpatica, a premium quality natural mineral water, dedicated to the most demanding health conscious people, babies and expectant mothers, organic food lovers and active lifestylers. AQUA Carpatica is nature’s most perfect mineral water, naturally Nitrate-free and the lowest Sodium level of any bottled natural mineral water on earth; the first of its kind in […]