Natural Cosmetic Ingredients Gaining Popularity

The coronavirus pandemic is raising demand for natural ingredients from the personal care industry. A growing number of cosmetic & personal care products are using such ingredients, whilst consumers are buying natural & organic products to improve their personal immunity. Ecovia Intelligence expects demand to remain buoyant after the current crisis. Antiviral Ingredients Natural ingredients with […]

Organic Foods Getting Coronavirus Boost

The coronavirus pandemic is leading to a surge in demand for organic and sustainable foods. Retailers across the globe are experiencing hefty sales increases for organic products. Online retailers are reporting the highest sales growth. Whole Foods Market, the world’s largest natural food retailer, has started limiting the number of its online grocery customers because […]

African Superfoods: Need for Sustainable Sourcing

Africa is becoming a rich source of superfood ingredients. Many ingredients of high nutritional quality are emerging from the continent. Aduna Foods has just launched fonio in organic food retailers in the UK. Fonio is an ancient supergrain, grown in West Africa for 5,000 years. The gluten-free grain is part of the millet family; it is […]

Food and Personal Care Companies Moving Towards Circular Economy

Circular economy is becoming the new sustainability buzzword term. There is greater investment from food and personal care companies this year.   The circular economy refers to a system in which materials and products are reused and recycled, rather than entering waste streams. Realising its importance, the EU introduced its circular economy strategy in 2018 which […]

Could Sustainable Foods Save the Amazon?

Brazil is under the spotlight again as parts of the Amazon are burning. With much of the rainforest being cleared for agriculture, Ecovia Intelligence believes some of the solutions are with sustainable foods. It is estimated that up to 80 percent of forests are being cleared by cattle ranchers. Brazil is already the world’s largest […]