Organic Fresh Produce Sales Rising

Organic fresh produce sales have increased by 7.4 percent in the last year. According to new data from the Soil Association, the overall organic food market has grown by 4 percent in the 52 weeks to 1 July 2017. Organic fruit sales have increased by 12.6 percent, whilst organic vegetable sales expanded slightly by 1.9 […]

Compass Joins Sustainable Seafood Coalition

Compass UK & Ireland has become the  first major food foodservice company to join the Sustainable Seafood Coalition (SSC), the organisation committed to voluntary codes of conduct regarding the sourcing and labelling of all seafood products. Compass said that by joining the SSC, it now had to ensure that all fish products are sourced with […]

Green & Black’s New Ethical Chocolate?

Green & Black’s is introducing its new Velvet Edition dark chocolate in the UK this month. The new bar will have cocoa beans from the Dominican Republic that are not certified organic or fairtrade. The cocoa beans meet the standards of its parent company’s Cocoa Life initiative, which sees the cocoa firm act as an […]