Europe Great Britain24.08.2016 Redaktion
The UK is the world’s fourth-biggest organic market after the US. While sales of non-organic food and drinks fell by 1 percent last year the organic market grew at 4.9 percent.
Europe Great Britain18.08.2016 Redaktion
The Soil Association, attributes the sudden rise in meat- sales to a scientific study published in the British Journal of Nutrition in February.
Europe Great Britain25.07.2016 Editor
Chocolate is seen as one of the fair trade movement’s biggest success stories. In recent years, three of the world’s biggest chocolate producers have made at least one of their iconic brands with fairtrade chocolate.
Europe Great Britain12.07.2016 Editor
The British voted by a small majority to exit the European Union. That has consequences for the wider economy and for the EU. The wholefood industry has so far shown itself to be not particularly worried. Can that be right? After the British decision to leave the EU companies in other industries set up crisis management teams or at least working groups to assess the impact, but in the wholefood sector most firms are operating the principle of 'business as usual'. In fact, there are many questions to be addressed, and they affect the organic sector too.
Europe Great Britain01.07.2016 Editor
A pioneering project launched by retailer Whole Foods Market together with organic fresh produce firm Nature & More is aiming to make the true costs of fruits and vegetables visible to UK consumers on the shop floor for the first time, according to Fresh Plaza.
Europe Great Britain30.06.2016 Editor
Brexit is reality since last week. Organic-Market.info asked IFOAM EU for a statement.
Europe Great Britain29.06.2016 Editor
Continental Clothing Company, a leading UK-based wholesale t-shirt manufacturer, is to launch a new range of Fairtrade organic cotton t-shirts and hooded sweatshirts under its new label Fair Share, explains Eco Textile.
Europe Great Britain28.06.2016 Editor
The British organisation for the organic sector Soil Association published a statement related to the „Brexit“: „We are very disappointed that the UK will be leaving the European Union.
Europe Great Britain29.04.2016 Editor
On Sunday the 17th of April, the Minister Lukarski visited the Bulgarian stand at Natural and Organic Products Europe 2016.
Europe Great Britain28.04.2016 Editor
The winners of the coveted Natural and Organic Awards Europe 2016 were announced Monday the 18th of April at the Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show.
Europe Great Britain25.04.2016 Editor
The leading organic licensing body OF&G said being part of the EU gives organic businesses direct access to the world’s second largest organic market.
Europe Great Britain19.04.2016 Editor
The existing license for glyphosate expires in June and the European Commission is set to decide whether to approve its use for another 15 years.
Europe Great Britain05.04.2016 Editor
A Care2 petition, which was signed by over 90 000 people, has led to Monsanto’s RoundUp herbicide being removed from Waitrose stores across the UK.
Europe Great Britain02.04.2016 Editor
The case against eating meat has been gaining traction in recent years, for numerous reasons, explains Missoulian.
Europe Great Britain01.03.2016
The Soil Association’s 2016 Organic Market Report launched on 23 February, reveals the organic market continued to experience steady growth of 4.9% in 2015. This is the third year of consecutive growth for the UK organic sector, now worth £1.95 billion (€2,47 bn).
Europe Great Britain26.02.2016 Editor
The Soil Association’s 2016 Organic Market Report launched onTuesday, 23 February, reveals sales of certified organic health and beauty products increased by 21.6% in 2015 to £54.2 million.
Europe Great Britain08.02.2016 Editor
The central registry of certified organic operators bioC, is launched under www.bioc.info with new content. Soil Association is the third British organic certification body to publish the certification data of British businesses on the online platform.
Europe Great Britain19.01.2016 Editor
The value of overall ethical sales grew by 8 per cent up to £38 billion, during a period when inflation barely rose above 0.5 per cent, according to the new Ethical Consumer markets report.
Europe Great Britain22.12.2015
It’s been a good year for the organic industry: the turnover of manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers in Germany, on the European and international markets has grown continually. The area of organically farmed land and the number of organic farms have increased slightly in this Year of the Soil. Look back with us over the organic year in our review!
Europe Great Britain17.06.2015
On Wednesday 17 June, Bristol will wake up to a wealth of complimentary breakfasts
Europe Great Britain11.06.2015
A new report on the organic retail market in Wales has just been published
Europe Great Britain08.06.2015
Vintage Roots – the Green Wine People – have been named Green Retailer of the Year at the Drinks Business Green Awards.
Europe Great Britain01.06.2015
Social media has played a big part in spreading the key messages on organic in the Organic. Naturally Different Campaign and a committed community of organic advocates has been built up.
Europe Great Britain28.05.2015
Vegfest Scotland is all about going vegan.
Europe Great Britain25.05.2015
A new forum organised by the Soil Association and hosted by Produce World drew together industry leaders in organic fruit and vegetable packing.