• Nut Roast-Landscape

    A new take on a vegetarian classic

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Suma is a vegetarian company, always has been, always will be – it’s in our genes. For us, vegetarian food is sustainable, it’s ethical, it’s healthy, and it’s delicious. We have been enjoying nut roasts in our canteen since the dawn of Suma, the next natural step was to make one for you, and we’ve [...]

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    Well-known industry faces conquer Kilimanjaro

    Monday, October 27, 2014

    A team from supplement company Pharma Nord are celebrating after summiting the highest point in Africa. Bent Henriksen OBE, the Managing Director of Pharma Nord UK, reached the top of Mount Kilimanjaro recently at the impressive age of 76. And he wasn’t alone; he achieved the feat with his son, Rasmus, who is National Sales [...]

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    Acceleration of organic growth revealed

    Monday, October 27, 2014

    Signs that the organic market is well on its way to recovery have been confirmed with new data showing the sector is outperforming conventional. The Soil Association has announced new figures, which reveal acceleration in the growth of the UK’s organic grocery market, beating sales of non-organic in supermarkets. The figures from Nielsen, and presented [...]

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    THS develops its EPoS solutions

    Monday, October 27, 2014

    The Health Store has partnered with a new provider to deliver its EPoS solution. The wholesaler has selected BCP as its preferred supplier for its EPoS systems to its retail customer base. BCP (Business Computer Projects) is a leading UK software house stretching back over 30 years in delivering dynamic retail solutions. Its latest Accord-Momentum [...]

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Nut Roast-Landscape
Oct
28

A new take on a vegetarian classic

Suma is a vegetarian company, always has been, always will be – it’s in our genes. For us, vegetarian food is sustainable, it’s ethical, it’s healthy, and it’s delicious. We have been enjoying nut roasts in our canteen since the dawn of Suma, the next natural step was to make one for you, and we’ve [...]

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Oct
27

Immune health not just for winter, study finds

New research has revealed that people are concerned about their immune health all year round, rather than just the assumed wintertime. The poll, by Potter’s Herbals expert panel, the Henry Potter Advisory Committee, found that more than half (52.9 per cent) worried about their immunity all the time. The Potter’s Herbal research also revealed that [...]

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Oct
27

Excellence in training honoured

Retailers in Ireland have been rewarded for their commitment to education with the announcement of this year’s Andrew Cape Memorial Awards. Since its formation in 1986, the Irish Association of Health Stores (IAHS) has recognised the need for a professional and ethical approach to health food retailing and so, in conjunction with the Health Food [...]

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pharmanord Summit 2
Oct
27

Well-known industry faces conquer Kilimanjaro

A team from supplement company Pharma Nord are celebrating after summiting the highest point in Africa. Bent Henriksen OBE, the Managing Director of Pharma Nord UK, reached the top of Mount Kilimanjaro recently at the impressive age of 76. And he wasn’t alone; he achieved the feat with his son, Rasmus, who is National Sales [...]

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Oct
27

European expansion plans revealed by H&B

Some 70 new European Holland & Barrett stores are set to open. The company announced that of the 70, 40 will be in the UK and Ireland, and will see the creation of 485 jobs in the UK. Peter Aldis, CEO of NBTY Europe, Holland & Barrett’s parent company, said: “Through a combination of acquisition [...]

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Oct
27

Acceleration of organic growth revealed

Signs that the organic market is well on its way to recovery have been confirmed with new data showing the sector is outperforming conventional. The Soil Association has announced new figures, which reveal acceleration in the growth of the UK’s organic grocery market, beating sales of non-organic in supermarkets. The figures from Nielsen, and presented [...]

Read More
HEALTHSTORE 12-06-09-00212-300dpi
Oct
27

THS develops its EPoS solutions

The Health Store has partnered with a new provider to deliver its EPoS solution. The wholesaler has selected BCP as its preferred supplier for its EPoS systems to its retail customer base. BCP (Business Computer Projects) is a leading UK software house stretching back over 30 years in delivering dynamic retail solutions. Its latest Accord-Momentum [...]

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Oct
27

New trade show launched for Irish retailers

Next September will see the launch of a brand new trade show targeted at Irish health food stores and pharmacies. The Irish Health Trade Association (IHTA) is hosting The Natural Health Expo at the RDS Industries Hall, in Dublin, on September 20-21. It comes following the closure of the Rude Health Show, which was backed [...]

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