Premier Sustainable Food Awards in June

The first awards dedicated to sustainability in the international food industry have been launched by London-based Ecovia Intelligence (formerly known as Organic Monitor). The Sustainable Food Awards are open to entries from food companies, ingredient firms, packaging companies, industry associations, and related operators who are helping build a sustainable food industry. The awards have five […]

Booths Expands Natural & Organic Cosmetics Range

Booths, a chain of high-end supermarkets in northern England, is expanding its natural & organic personal care product range. It has added natural skincare products of Andalou, Balance Me, A’kin, Amie and Weleda, as well as new male grooming products, of Bulldog, Hawkins and Brimble, Brisk, Mancave, and The Real Shave Company. It has expanded its bath range […]

Fairtrade Product Sales Rise Again

UK sales of Fairtrade products increased by 7% in 2017 as consumers shrugged off the controversy that erupted last summer when Sainsbury’s said it was planning to launch its own Fairly Traded scheme for tea. Sales rose 2.5% in volume last year, helped by Co-op and Waitrose increasing their Fairtrade ranges. New research was published at […]