Sustainable Cosmetics Summit Calls for Wider Approach

The cosmetics & personal care industry needs to take a wider approach to sustainability. This was one of the key messages from the 8th North American edition of the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit, hosted in New York City a few weeks ago. There was a call for more positive case studies, as well as greater attention […]

Fruits and Vegetables Leading Organic Growth

Organic fruits and vegetables are still the standard bearer for the sector, according to the Organic Trade Association (OTA). The USD 15.6 billion dollar slice of the industry remains the gateway to organic products for many shoppers. It accounts for nearly 40% of all organic food sales and currently enjoys an 8.4% growth rate. The […]

Natural Success of California Baby

California-born Jessica Iclisoy started reading baby care product labels while she was pregnant and found herself shocked to see that most contained harmful chemicals. Sound familiar? The Honest Company’s co-founder Jessica Alba has told a similar story for why she launched her billion-dollar company in 2012. But Iclisoy was ahead of the curve. She began […]