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Lights, action! – KRAV ‘shorts’ help retailers tell the story behind organic

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With the help of inspirational films, store staff should be able to more easily answer their customers' questions about Sweden’s organic label KRAV – and therefore be better able to tell the story behind organic. 

Finland’s Ruohonjuuri ready to face the future with ‘confidence and energy’

Finnish eco and organic retailer Ruohonjuuri says sales across the company (it operates 15 stores across Finland) were up 7% from the beginning of the year to 7 May, compared to the corresponding period last year. 

Eco Life Scandinavia and the Nordic Organic Food Fair postponed until 2021

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This year’s Eco Life Scandinavia and the Nordic Organic Food Fair have sadly been postponed, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  Scandinavia’s biggest international...

Top Nordic trade fair double bill postponed until 2021

This year’s Eco Life Scandinavia and the Nordic Organic Food Fair events have been postponed, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, organiser Diversified Communications UK has announced. 

Paradise lost…and regained: Johannes Cullberg buys back his Paradiset brand

In late March the trailblazing Swedish organic and wellbeing retailer Paradiset announced it was going bankrupt. Now, Paradiset’s founder and owner, Johannes Cullberg, says he has bought back the brand. 

Interview: “In this ‘corona spring’ we have evolved our business and made it more...

Johanna Koskinen, marketing manager at Finnish organic retailer Ruohonjuuri, talks about how the business has been adapting in the COVID-19 crisis. 

Holland & Barrett pulls plug on Swedish operation, closes all 21 stores

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Holland & Barrett Sweden AB, the UK-based health food retailer’s Swedish operation, has closed all its 22 stores after the business was placed in administration in late March. 

Life Europe AB and Coop Danmark crowned Retailers of the Year in natural and...

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Coop Danmark and Life Europe were named ‘Retailers of the Year’ at the prestigious Natural & Organic Awards Scandinavia 2019, which took place last...

Natural & Organic Awards Scandinavia 2019 –  winners named

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Eco Life Scandinavia and the Nordic Organic Food Fair have revealed the winners of the annual Natural & Organic Awards Scandinavia, at MalmöMässan, Sweden, last week on 13 November.

Upbeat Malmö shows confirm continuing confidence in Nordic organic and eco sectors

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The first photos are in from last week’s Nordic Organic Food Fair and Eco Life Scandinavia events. 

Nordic organic, eco and health sectors gather for Malmö double bill

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The Nordic region’s organic, eco and natural health sectors will converge on the Swedish city of Malmö this week, where the co-located Nordic Organic...

Epax to invest $35 million in Omega-3 innovation

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Norway-headquartered marine oil innovator Epax is investing $35 million over the next two years to increase its capacity and boost innovation in the Omega-3 sector.

Top Nordic eco and organic trade show duo get major new features for 2019

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The Scandinavia region’s biggest eco and organic trade shows get major new features and content for 2019.

Say hello to Eco Life Scandinavia – Nordic region’s biggest natural products show gets...

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Award-winning international event organiser Diversified Communications has announced further details of its major rebrand for Eco Life Scandinavia (the show formerly known as Natural Products Scandinavia), being held in Malmö, Sweden, on 13-14 November. 

Sweden’s self-care market grows 3.6% to pass SEK5bn

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Sweden’s self-care market grew 3.6% in 2018 to be worth over SEK 5 billion, according to new data compiled by the trade Swedish body Svensk Egenvård and Euromonitor International.