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Malmö double bill draws top buyers and influencers from 66 countries

4488 natural products professionals from 66 countries packed the the aisles at the Natural Products Scandinavia and the Nordic Organic Food Fair events earlier this month. 

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

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. 

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

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. 

Meet REFIX – Alkaline Seawater

Tell us a bit about your company I studied Biology and a Masters in environmental conservation, and REFIX was a project for my master’s degree....

Fika with Daniel Tadic

Welcome to our new interview series Fika with. In the run up to Eco Life Scandinavia and the Nordic Organic Food Fair which return...

Meet WeZoop

Interview with Kalina Momchilova, CEO, WeZoop Tell us a bit about your company WeZoop is a start-up venture developing a healthy food for ageing society. In...

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

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

Swedish study shows probiotics can cut bone loss

In what is being described as a world first, researchers at University of Gothenburg, Sweden, have shown that probiotics may slow bone loss in the elderly.  

Life buys eight stores in southern Sweden in ‘strategically important’ deal

Scandinavian health food chain Life has bought eight stores in southern Sweden from Skåne Everkost, one of  its own franchisees.

Danish drug store chain Matas launches Green concept stores

Leading Danish drug store chain Matas is opening two new stores under the sub-brand Matas Natur in September 2018. The new Grey concept stores will specialise in health foods and natural and beauty and personal care products. 

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

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...

Schur’s resealable bags provide on-the-go convenience for Swedish vitamin strips

A new supplement brand called Lewa of Sweden is launching novel vitamin and antioxidant gum strip-resembling products as a “healthy and flavorful alternative to...

Meet Hellenic

Interview with Charalampos Giakoumakis, Hellenic Aloe Tell us a bit about your company G.G. Hellenic Aloe is founded in 2006 in Crete, Greece. We initially started...

Epax to invest $35 million in Omega-3 innovation

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.


Natural Products Meets returns with incentive for retailers

Friday 28 January will see the return of Natural Products Meets as it hosts a webinar dedicated to retailing beyond the pandemic. Beginning at 10.30am,...