Viridian ‘honoured’ to receive King’s Award for Enterprise

Viridian Nutrition says it is honoured to receive the “royal seal of approval” in the form of prestigious King’s Award for Enterprise. The family-run supplement firm, and long-standing Health Stores UK Partner, has been recognised for excellence in business in International Trade for Outstanding Continuous Growth in overseas sales over six years. Over the period […]

Health Stores UK announces packed programme of events for NOPEX

Health Stores UK will have a major presence at this weekend’s NOPEX event (16-17 April), including a packed programme of events on our stand (K65) on Sunday to mark ‘Independents Day’. All of the events are free and open to all independent natural products retailers. Our Sunday events programme  11-12am You are invited to join […]

NHT Summit heads for Bristol

The 2023 Natural Health Trade Summit will take place in Bristol (8 October) – a hub for all things organic, natural and ethical – organiser Target Publishing has announced.

Health Stores UK urges brands to flag up indie health stores

In a new initiative which aims to promote specialist retailers, Health Stores UK is urging natural and organic brands to clearly highlight in their advertising when products are available in independent health stores.
To this end, Health Stores UK has designed a series of badges featuring the phrase ‘Available From Independent Health Stores’ that brands can use in their consumer and trade ad campaigns.

New Chancellor must support indies, says Health Stores UK

Health Stores UK is calling upon new Chancellor, Jeremy Hunt, to provide urgent ‘targeted financial support’ for independent retailers. Making a statement yesterday afternoon, Health Stores UK said: “Earlier today, the Chancellor announced that he would abandon virtually all of the controversial tax cuts announced by his predecessor, Kwasi Kwarteng, in last month’s mini-budget.”