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Paul Holmbeck, director of Organic Denmark

Meet the speaker – Paul Holmbeck

Paul Holmbeck, director of Organic Denmark, has worked in politics, market development and communications for over 30 years. In this exclusive Q&A, he talks about the importance of growing the organic industry and why Denmark is leading the way. Who or what has been the biggest influence on your career? Working in grassroots politics and […]

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Why are botanists so enthused about olive leaf tea?

Written by Tetie Markidis (Eleokarpos) For centuries before the arrival of modern medicine, therapies using natural herbs and plants were used because of their preventative and therapeutic powers. One of these concoctions was tea from olive leaves. Now science has discovered the secrets of the beneficial health properties of the olive leaves. What are these […]

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Meet the speaker – Povilas Sugintas

Povilas Sugintas, a research analyst from Euromonitor International is interested in consumer trends and company activities throughout a broad range of industries. Here he talks about the natural beauty market specifically, and what he’s looking forward to most about the show. Are there any key consumer trends that have impacted growth in the natural beauty […]

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Meet the speaker – David Hedin

Senior analyst at Euromonitor International David Hedin will be presenting a Nordic Health and Wellness Market Overview in the Natural Theatre.  Ahead of his session, he talks about key drivers and trends to be aware of. Are there any key drivers/health perceptions impacting growth in health and wellness markets in 2017? In surveys among residents of […]

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Iveta Kovacova

Meet the speaker – Iveta Kovacova

Iveta is a research executive at Ecovia Intelligence (formerly known as Organic Monitor). Ahead of her session titled ‘Natural and ethical labels for cosmetics‘, she talks about the challenges in ethical labelling and key developments that natural and organic beauty brands should be aware of. What are the biggest challenge(s) for the natural and organic […]

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Meet the speaker – Titta Jones

Titta Jones is managing director and co-founder of eco cleaning brand, Lilly’s Eco Clean.  Here she tells us more about the benefits of her range over conventional cleaning products, and what visitors can expect from her session in the Natural Theatre. What inspired you to begin Lilly’s Eco Clean? My best pal and co founder […]

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Meet the speaker – Ewa Daniél

Ewa Daniél is a toxicologist and co-founder of AllergyCertified. She has made risk assessments of cosmetic products and make-up for many years and knows all the ingredients that are worth knowing about.  Ahead of her session in the Natural Beauty Theatre, Ewa talks about the biggest challenges and skincare trends in the natural and organic beauty […]

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Meet the speaker – Marije Vogelzang

Marije Vogelzang, an ‘eating designer’ from the Netherlands, speaks at events around the world about our changing relationship with food – including various topics surrounding food waste, the lack of biodiversity, food allergies and obesity.  Ahead of her session in the Organic Theatre, Marije discusses her unique approach to food design in this Q&A… What […]

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