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Soil Association organic report

Organic beauty sales up 13%

Sales of certified organic and natural beauty products increased by 13% in 2016 to £61.2 million, according to the Soil Association’s (SA) Organic Beauty and Wellbeing Market Report. The number of SA certified beauty brands is also growing, increasing 22% to 268 licensees since 2016. This is the SA’s first separate report on the organic […]

February 24, 2017 Continue Reading

Organic health and beauty market flourishing says new SA report

UK sales of certified health and beauty products rose by 21.6% in 2015 to reach a value of £54.2 million, according to figures from the latest Soil Association Organic Market Report 2016, released today. The report says that Soil Association Certification now has 214 licenced health and beauty symbol holders and that brands are recognizing […]

February 23, 2016 Continue Reading
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Melvita wraps up Christmas

Organic beauty brand Melvita has reformulated one of its best sellers and launched two new gift sets designed to leave customers feeling pampered over the Christmas season. Melvita’s L’Or Bio Extraordinary Oil has been enhanced and repackaged in a sleek new bottle featuring hexagonal etching and a metallic gold finish. A blend of five organic […]

October 9, 2015 Continue Reading
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Get set for Organic Beauty Week

This year’s Organic Beauty Week is kicking off on 14 September, so ensure you make the most of the campaign to drive both awareness and sales. This year’s theme is based around the Soil Association’s Campaign for Clarity, and the Soil Association is encouraging all organic beauty retailers, brands and producers to get involved during […]

September 1, 2015 Continue Reading
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Show and tell

Another year, another inspiring and exhilarating show. At the time of going to press with this column the dust has not long settled on the fabulous Natural Beauty & Spa show, part of Natural & Organic Products Europe, held for the first time this year at ExCeL London. New kids on the block While it’s […]

June 9, 2015 Continue Reading
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A little bite of beauty

Rebecca Goodyear Health & Beauty has launched Biteable Beautique, an online shop specializing in natural and organic beauty products. The site also includes a weekly blog series dedicated to informing consumers about the best natural products to use from head to toe. Goodyear’s mission is to revolutionize the way people perceive natural beauty products, help […]

May 18, 2015 Continue Reading
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Stand up and be counted

It’s been more than six months since the team at the Natural Beauty Yearbook and Natural Products News magazine sat down around a round table with a handful of key industry figures and discussed the state of the natural and organic beauty market. In what was a lively, topical and engaging debate, one of the […]

May 14, 2015 Continue Reading

UK organic beauty sales up 20%

The organic health and beauty sector delivered a standout performance in 2014 with UK sales of certified products reaching £44.6 million, up 20% year-on-year, according to the Soil Association’s Organic Market Report 2015. Exports have also grown, according to the report, with export revenue topping £10 million for the first time. This growth has been […]

March 11, 2015 Continue Reading
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Countdown to Christmas

It’s easy to tell when the festive period is approaching because the nights get longer and boozier, the streets are paved with fairy lights and good cheer, and excitement builds for the celebrated launch of the Natural Beauty Yearbook! Hosted by Whole Foods Market in Fulham this year, the launch of the much-anticipated Natural Beauty […]

November 19, 2014 Continue Reading