Pukka founder pens book

Friday, December 2, 2016

The co-founder of Pukka Herbs has written his latest book. Cleanse, Nurture, Restore with Herbal Tea is released in January and is designed to teach readers how to…

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Forecasts for the food sector in 2017

Friday, December 2, 2016

The year 2017 is set to be one of extremes in the food sector, according to market analysts. In a new report, Mintel has announced the six key…

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Certification support for organic conversion

Friday, December 2, 2016

An organic certifier is reminding of the support offered to companies wishing to make the conversion. Soil Association Certification is a leading organic certifier, with more than 70…

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Festive sales forecast for growth

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

The UK is predicted to see a 2.5 per cent rise in retail sales this Christmas. According to Mintel, sales are expected to reach £42bn in December, with…

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Health awareness campaign launched by Nairn’s

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

A new initiative has been created by Nairn’s to raise awareness of the health benefits of oatcakes. To encourage consumers to make oatcakes a staple and versatile part…

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Food chain urged to get waste aware

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Issues around the UK’s waste crisis highlighted by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall have provoked debate. The acclaimed River Cottage chef has been fronting a documentary series, called War on Waste,…

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Calls for sugar tax divides consumer opinion, poll finds

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

A research organisation has revealed that consumer opinion on implementing a sugar tax in the UK is mixed. Recently, celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has been lobbying the Government…

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Vegan group calls for greater support for crop farmers

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

The Vegan Society believes that action on rural livelihoods and climate change emissions from farming is urgently needed. The organisation has spoken out following the recent appointment of…

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Independents come together for trade summit

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

A new trade event for natural and organic retailers has proved a resounding success. The inaugural Natural Health Trade Summit took place in Manchester recently, and attracted more…

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Organic boss talks of life through music

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

The Chief Executive at the Soil Association has opened up about how music inspires her with an appearance on Dessert Island Discs. The organic farmer (pictured), joined Kirsty…

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