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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.

Kerbside enthusiasm: Sprouts Farmers Market expands popular pickup service

US natural food retailer Sprouts Farmers Market has expanded its grocery pickup service with Instacart to all of its more than 340 stores

Online grocery sales set for ‘phenomenal’ 33% hike in 2020

Online grocery sales in the UK are set to rise by 33% in 2020 as the COVID-19 crisis produces dramatic – and possibly lasting – changes in shopping habits. 

Support your indie food stores at this crucial time, Guild of Fine Food urges...

The Guild of Fine Food is calling for consumers to get behind their local independents and has added an online resource to its existing website, to assist these retailers and producers following the UK government’s latest Covid-19 guidelines.