Finland’s organic sales up 9.6% in 2019, market doubled in value in 2010s
Sales of organic food and drink grew by 9.6% in 2019, according to new figures released by the Finnish Organic Food Association, Pro Luomu.
Sweden’s organic market stalls as shoppers choose other ethical labels
After years of strong growth, sales of organic food and drink in Sweden’s major grocery retail channel stalled in 2019. That’s one of the key findings of a new report…
Strong growth predicted for key Nordic organic markets in coming decade
Strong growth is predicted for key Nordic organic markets during the coming decade in a major new report produced for the Nordic Council of Ministers.
Swedish Government restates target for 30% of farmland to be organic by 2030
The Swedish Government has restated its ambitious targets for organic food and farming, as part of the latest action plan for Sweden’s national food strategy.
Sweden’s Paradiset switches focus to branded product sales, closes two stores
Stockholm-based organic food retailer Paradiset (Paradise) has announced that it is closing two of its four stores as part of a business reset.
Swedish startup YOGUT set to launch personalised probiotic maker
Brazilian scientist and entrepreneur Aline de Santa Izabel, says her Sweden-based start-up YOGURT is close to launching a pod-based personalised yoghurt machine.
Life Europe AB and Coop Danmark crowned Retailers of the Year in natural and organic
Coop Danmark and Life Europe were named ‘Retailers of the Year’ at the prestigious Natural & Organic Awards Scandinavia 2019, which took place last week at MalmöMässan, Sweden. The event…
Natural & Organic Awards Scandinavia 2019 – winners named
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
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
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 Food Fair and Eco Life Scandinavia…