International_EN, Sweden23.08.2017 Editor
The initial list of exhibitors for the 2017 Natural Products Scandinavia & Nordic Organic Food Fair 2017 has recently been released. As the stand space has increased, 400 exhibitors from around the world, presenting the latest natural and organic innovations, will be featured by the event. Until now, over 75 percent of the exhibitors have already booked for the fair taking place at MalmöMässan in Sweden, on 15-16 November 2017.
International_EN, Sweden22.08.2017 Editor
If the Swedish organisation KRAV takes up a proposal preferred by some people belonging to the Swedish organic community, the consequence would mean that products with the KRAV label could not be promoted as being organic any longer. According the EU rules, products not fully complying with the EU Organic Regulation are not allowed to be labelled as being ‘organic’.
International_EN, Sweden14.03.2017 Karin Heinze
Organic food sales increased by 3.9 billion Swedish Krona (SEK) (€390m) to 25.4 billion SEK (€2.54 billion) in 2016. Organic food sales rose from 7.7 percent to 8.7 percent of the total food market, and online sales stand out with organic food sales now 25 percent of the market. The organic market has been growing for 20 consecutive years and is expected to double within the next 10-year period.
International_EN, Sweden25.11.2016 Editor
The Nordic region’s biggest co-located trade shows for natural and organic food and drink, health, beauty, eco-living and self-care products took place over 16-17 November. A record 4,912 attendees (a significant 25% increase for 2016) were out in force to see and sample the next-wave of new product innovations from 375 exhibiting companies.
International_EN, Sweden04.11.2016 Editor
After the first six month of 2016, the market share for organic products in Sweden reached 9% by sales value. This is as great a market share as in Denmark according to the half-year report by the consulting company Ekoweb.
International_EN, Sweden06.04.2016 Redaktion
Ekoweb Sverige hat die vorläufigen Umsatzzahlen des schwedischen Biolebensmittel-Markts für 2015 zusammengefasst. Demnach stieg der Umsatz von Biolebensmitteln um 39 Prozent auf mehr als 2 Milliarden Euro. Der Anteil der Bio-Umsätze im gesamten Lebensmittelmarkt stieg um 2,1 auf 7,7 Prozent.
International_EN, Sweden22.03.2016 Editor
The Swedish online portal Ekoweb Sverige has summarized the preliminary sales figures for 2015 for the Swedish organic food market.The summary shows that sales of organic food overall has increased by 39 percent to more than 21 billion SEK (2.3 bn €). The total turnover of the Swedish market for food and drink is about 280 billion SEK (30.3 billion Euro). Ekoweb is gathering the data every year. There is also a market report from KRAV the main certification organization of organic production in Sweden.
On 4 June 2014, a new supermarket has opened in Stockholm, called Paradiset.
International_EN, Sweden11.04.2015 Redaktion
What are the views of stakeholders on sustainability in the organic sector? The Organic Research Centre and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) are looking at the thematic priorities.
Sales of organics in Sweden grew by 38 percent in 2014.
International_EN, Sweden24.02.2015 Karin Heinze
The latest global data on organic farming has been presented by IFOAM – Organics International and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) at the BioFach fair 2015 in Nuremberg. The global organic market increased to 72 billion US Dollars, organic agricultural land worldwide is 43 million hectares.
International_EN, Sweden05.01.2015 Redaktion
Organic sales in large retail stores in Sweden grew tremendously in the first months of 2014
International_EN, Sweden22.12.2014 Redaktion
Have a look with us at the most important events and organic issues of 2014 in the German and international organic industry.
International_EN, Sweden10.11.2014 Redaktion
The interest in organically produced food is continuing all round the world.
International_EN, Sweden25.09.2014 Redaktion
Large retail chains are reporting enormous growth rates for the first half of 2014.
International_EN, Sweden28.01.2013 Redaktion
In 2013, important fairs around organics will take place again around the world.
International_EN, Sweden04.10.2012 Redaktion
The organic markets in Europa picked up speed again.
International_EN, Sweden27.07.2011 Redaktion
Sales of organic products in Sweden increased by 11 % in 2010.
International_EN, Sweden09.02.2011 Redaktion
Nordic food is the new gastronomic trend in Europe
International_EN, Sweden06.04.2010 Redaktion
In 2009, organic sales gained 18 % in retail, restaurants, schools and hospitals in Sweden.
International_EN, Sweden17.11.2009 Redaktion
Tradition has it that organic products are marketed in Sweden via the conventional retail trade
International_EN, Sweden18.07.2008 Redaktion
Dan Stielow-Mortazavi runs a vegetarian organic supermarket in Malmö
International_EN, Sweden15.07.2008 Redaktion
The containers on the display counter are piled high with wavy ice-cream in a whole range of colours.
International_EN, Sweden27.06.2008 Redaktion
Consumption of organics in Sweden’s public sector rose by 40 %
International_EN, Sweden30.05.2007 Redaktion
In March 2007, Sweden got its first organic supermarkets, with two stores opening in the same month.