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Wessanen becomes Ecotone

As a pioneer of organic and vegetarian food for 30 years, Wessanen is best known for its range of organic food brands such as...

Bezos-Backed NotCo Debuts Cabbage & Chicory Plant Milk In U.S. Retail Stores

Chilean food tech NotCo has just entered the U.S. market, launching its plant-based milk at Whole Foods locations nationwide. Unlike other plant-based milk alternatives...

Beauty Kitchen teams with Unilever for Asda Refill Stations

Asda’s Middleton supermarket in Leeds has been relaunched as a pioneering flagship sustainability store featuring a Refill Zone supported by Beauty Kitchen and Unilever. Unilever...

THIS Plant-Based Bacon And Chicken To Launch In Over 400 U.K Asda Stores

Plant-based bacon and chicken by THIS is set to launch in 412 Asda stores across the U.K. The vegan meat, described as ‘hyper-realistic’ will hit...

Spanish plant-based meat brand enters UK market

Spanish brand Heura has launched in the UK ­- initially into The Vegan Kind and Planet Organic – with its range of 100% plant-based...

Kroger Expands Plant-Based Brand After Exceeding $2.5 Billion In Sales

Supermarket giant Kroger has announced it will launch more than 50 new plant-based products under its Simple Truth line by the end of the...

Asda Cuts Prices On Free-From Food To Make It More Accessible

Asda has reduced the prices of free-from foods in a bid to make them more accessible. The retail giant is investing £6.17 million in ‘ensuring...

Vegan Spiced Kebab Meat Launches In Sainsbury’s Stores Across U.K

Vegan spiced kebab meat is launching in Sainsbury’s stores across the U.K from today (October 12). The plant-based meat, which is made by Swedish company...

Back to Better: January opening for HISBE’s Covid-delayed second store

Brighton (UK)-based ‘rebel supermarket’ HISBE says it will now open its second store early next year.

Trader Joe’s pulled up over ‘racist’ product labelling

US natural foods retailer Trader Joe’s has been pulled up by anti-racism campaigners over labelling of its own-label international food lines. 

Australia’s Murray River Organics secures AUD2.3m deal with Woolworths

Leading Australian organic ingredients specialist and brand owner Murray River Organics (MRG) has secured a AUD2.3 million with national retailer Woolworths.

Contactless coffee: Better Food partners with City to Sea to revive reusables

Bristol-based Better Food Company is partnering with plastic pollution non-profit City to Sea on a #ContactlessCoffee initiative that is enabling the organic, local and ethical retailer to create a safe way to revive the use of reusables. 

‘I’m sorry, I don’t share your optimism about sustainable food,’ Humphrys tells Holden

The veteran BBC broadcaster and former organic farmer John Humphrys says only a catastrophe will persuade the majority of people they should pay more for their food. 

Against all odds: Nashville’s Turnip Truck defies virus and tornado to make it three

Against formidable odds – a devastating tornado and the hammer blow of Covid-19 – Nashville-based natural food retailer Turnip Truck has opened its third store in the city. 

Pandemic hits UK food and drink exports but non-EU sales of branded goods grow

The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) today published analysis showing that while the pandemic has hit UK food and drink exports hard, non-EU sales of branded goods have grown.