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Limited resources for natural cosmetics

Raw materials for natural cosmetics are in great demand. The supply is limited, the number of interested parties and the quantity required are increasing. Many ingredients have become expensive - and there is no end in sight.

Topical Reports / Most recent reports

Monsanto in trouble

Monsanto is in trouble for many reasons. Among others, the authorization of Monsanto’s flagship Roundup and its ingredient glyphosate is expiring in the EU by the end of this year. More and more weeds are resistant to Roundup. Monsanto’s ‘solution’ to this problem, another very toxic herbicide Dicamba, turns out to be a complete failure. The Monsanto Tribunal last fall in The Hague and court cases have been exposing the way Monsanto works, and this helps to inspire others to show the true cost of Monsanto’s business. Films and books were released too.

An Indian organic journey: Namu & Misha´s reunion

When old school friends Namu Kini and Misha Gill reunited as young mothers in their 30s, both decided to chuck up their corporate jobs and embark on an organic journey together. They took the decision to quit their high powered careers to dive into their true passion - creating an organic food company which would offer people healthy, tasty and pure food. Thus was happyhealthyme (HHM) conceived.

The new Organic Regulation – status quo and outlook

At the IFOAM EU Organic Congress in Tallinn representatives of the EU and of the organic sector discussed pro and contra of the new European Organic Regulation (video). After a record time of more than three years and 18 trilogues Regulation probably will be launched in June 2020, although neither the Council and Commission nor the Parliament and the stakeholders of the organic sector are fully satisfied with the compromise.

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Tegut: every fourth product is organic

The first new store openings are on the horizon, with planning well underway.

International Green Week: new bio-hall and a lot of politics

The bio-hall at the International Green Week was this year new in all respects.

India’s domestic market gathers pace

India's domestic market has been developing well, and marketing prospects are promising.

Organic sales in Italy have been growing for 10 years

Italy: Positive development of land and farmers in 2012

The trend line is positive again, but the market continues to grow at a higher rate.

Vilnius: specialist organic shops developing well

Half a dozen specialist wholefood shops have opened in the capital of Lithuania.

Italy: Increasing sales at specialized stores

The SANA Observatory 2013 conducted a survey of owners of specialized shops

Prague: organics in more than the specialist trade

Organic-Market.Info visited Prague and discovered a number of new things going on in organic Marketing

Basic: launch of its 28th organic supermarket

Basic’s 28th organic supermarket opened in Rosenheim on 21 November 2013

Copenhagen: modern market hall a magic magnet for customers

Thousands of customers stream through the halls of the Torvehallerne

Ekoplaza - a rising star in the organic market in Holland

Erik Does has been in the organic business for over 20 years

Alnatura – highest turnover in the history of the firm

Alnatura is continuing on the path of sustainable growth

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