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UK: GO! Organic Festival in September

International_EN, Great Britain

20.07.2018 Editor

The GO! Organic Festival will take place on 8-9 September at Battersea Park in London. The two days event will offer entertainment, family fun and a lot of products in organic beauty, health and eco-living.

 

 


Sustainable Food Award finalists announced

International_EN, Great Britain

30.05.2018 Editor

The finalists for the premier Sustainable Food Awards have been announced by Ecovia Intelligence. After much deliberation, the jury has selected the following finalists per award category.


UK: Defra released organic farming statistics for 2017

International_EN, Great Britain

29.05.2018 Editor

Data compiled by approved organic certification bodies are the basis for the organic farming statistics 2017. It presents estimates of the land area farmed organically, crop areas, livestock numbers and numbers of organic producers and processors in the United Kingdom.


Green Brexit: the future for food, farming and environment

International_EN, Great Britain

22.05.2018 Editor

The British association Organic Farmers and Growers (OF&G) together with other leading organic organisations is urging government to recognise the opportunities organic offers to deliver a green Brexit.

 


New London Festival: It’s time to GO! Organic

International_EN, Great Britain

11.05.2018 Editor

Taking place over the weekend of 8-9 September, Battersea Park will be transformed into a vibrant celebration of the very best in organic, sustainability and healthy lifestyles. 


Natural & Organic Awards Europe: winners announced

International_EN, Great Britain

09.05.2018 Editor

The awards, which celebrate the standout brands, products and retailers of the year, were hosted by Natural Products News in association with the Soil Association.

 


Natural & Organic Products Europe 2018 ended very successfully

International_EN, Great Britain

08.05.2018 Editor

More than 10,000 attendees from 91 countries came to the Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show at London ExCeL venue last week, on 22-23 April.


UK: Natural and Organic Products Expo next weekend

International_EN, Great Britain

19.04.2018 Editor

Nearly 400 exhibiting companies from 42 countries will be showcasing their latest food and drink innovations to expected more than 10,000 trade buyers and retailers. The Natural & Organic Products Europe wll take place in London ExCeL on 22-23 April.

 

 


Public benefits of organic farming need formal recognition

International_EN, Great Britain

28.02.2018 Editor

The public benefits offered to the UK by organic agriculture need to be properly recognised and rewarded by government post-Brexit, according to leading organic certifier OF&G.


Scotland organic sales up 19.4%

International_EN, Great Britain

22.02.2018 Editor

According to the Soil Association’s 2018 Organic Market Report sales of organic in Scotland were growing at a rate of 19.4% in 2017, and account for 6.5% of all UK sales.


UK: more than 20% growth for organic cosmetics

International_EN, Great Britain

21.02.2018 Editor

According to The Soil Association’s Organic Beauty & Wellbeing Market Report the organic and natural beauty market was worth £75.9 million (85.6 mn €) in 2017, up 24% on the previous year. 


UK: organic market worth £2.2 billion

International_EN, Great Britain

20.02.2018 Editor

Last week, Soil Association launched its 2018 Organic Market Report. The report shows that the UK organic market has grown by 6% to over £2.2 billion in 2017.


Arla Foods on acquisition tour

International_EN, Great Britain

13.02.2018 Editor

Arla Foods the world’s largest producer of organic dairy productswill acquire Yeo Valley Dairies Limited, UK and announced new partnership with Britain’s leading organic dairy brand.


48% of British foods contain pesticide residue

International_EN, Great Britain

01.01.2018 Editor

A report analysing 3,448 samples of British produce has found traces of pesticides on 48 per cent of them. The data was released by the Expert Committee on Pesticide Residues in Food (PRiF) as part of their annual report.


Soil Association report: Organic Supply Chain in 2017

International_EN, Great Britain

20.10.2017 Editor

The comprehensive report The Organic Supply Chains 2017 was recently published by the British Soil Association. The report should serve as a guide for the organic industry to the challenges and opportunities in the UK.


Continuing success of international natural cosmetics markets

International_EN, Great Britain

17.10.2017 Karin Heinze

Not only in Germany but on the international stage too the trend in the natural and organic cosmetics industry continues to be very positive development. In the leading market in Europe, the German market, demand shows no sign of slowing. According to Naturkosmetik Verlag, about nine million consumers buy natural cosmetics several times a year and their purchasing behaviour caused turnover in the first half of this year to grow by around two percent.  The “Green & Clean” trend is to be seen everywhere in neighbouring countries with robust market development and also internationally. However, manufacturers and the trade are having to confront a number of challenges.

(Photo: Karin Heinze)


UK: fall in food security

International_EN, Great Britain

12.10.2017 Editor

For the first time in five years the worldwide food security fell in the UK. That is the result of the  sixth annual Global Food Security Index, compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit.


UK: successful start of OTB’s ‘Organic. Feed Your Happy’ campaign

International_EN, Great Britain

05.10.2017 Editor

‘Organic. Feed Your Happy’ is a consumer promotion by the UK Organic Trade Board (OTB) that started in September. The promotion is part of an EU-funded three-year campaign that aims at emphasizing the importance of organic food production.


Northern Ireland: opposition against proposed mega pig farm

International_EN, Great Britain

15.09.2017 Editor

Due to the potential of spreading antibiotic resistance, a planned mega farm for pork in Northern Ireland has received tough criticism.


UK: Soil Association’s Organic September campaign starting today

International_EN, Great Britain

01.09.2017 Editor

After the huge success of last year’s campaign, Soil Association is starting its new Organic September campaign today. The campaign aims at reaching as many people as possible via producers, press and social media in order to support growth of the organic market as well as to make consumers understand the difference organic makes compared to conventional products.


Brazil: Natura acquires The Body Shop

International_EN, Great Britain

01.08.2017 Editor

Brazil´s biggest company for phyto and natural cosmetics Natura Cosmeticos is acquiring the British cosmetics cpmpany The Body Shop owned by L´Oréal for 1 bilion Euro.

 


Brexit: imports of Fairtrade products continue to be duty free

International_EN, Great Britain

27.07.2017 Editor

The Fairtrade Foundation is relieved that the British government has promised that Fairtrade products can be imported duty free after Britain has left the EU.


UK: Holland & Barrett has been acquired

International_EN, Great Britain

24.07.2017 Editor

We learn from The Guardian that the market leader in the UK health and wellness retail market, Holland & Barrett, has been acquired for £1.8bn by a retail investment fund controlled by Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman.


UK: 2017 BOOM Awards showcase top organic products

International_EN, Great Britain

17.07.2017 Editor

Winners of the Soil Association’s prestigious BOOM (Best of the Organic Market) Awards were announced on 5 July at a ceremony in London’s renowned Borough Market.


Prince Charles` Warnings

International_EN, Great Britain

06.07.2017 Editor

Prince Charles has warned that the ‘very future of humanity’ may depend on organic farming. Speaking as he celebrated the 70th anniversary of the Soil Association in London.


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