News & Press

The latest organic news and press material from Organic Denmark.

Huge organic potential in the food service industry News

Huge organic potential in the food service industry

A survey from Statistics Denmark shows that in 2019, sales of organic food to restaurants, public kitchens, hotels, canteens and cafes was up by 11 per cent on the previous year.  Virtually all players in the professional kitchen sector have helped to create the growth – and there is much…

The tale of 30 years of Danish Organics News

The tale of 30 years of Danish Organics

Did you know that in 2020 the Danish organic red Ø label turns 30 years? To celebrate this "Den Grimme Ølling" has made a short video that gives a portrait in words, sound and moving pictures of why Denmark today is the world leading organic nation.Did you also know that…

Danish Pride News

Danish Pride

The European Supermarket Magazine, ESM, which is the dedicated pan-european magazine for the grocery retail sector, has interviewed our International Market Director, Pernille Bundgård about the Danish organic market. ESM is circulated by name and title to key executives with decision-making power for procurement within the supermarket, c-store, wholesale and…

The Danes are buying twice as much organic fruit and vegetables News

The Danes are buying twice as much organic fruit and vegetables

The Danes have really embarked on a greener way of life. The Danes’ greener plates are primarily abounding with organic fruit and vegetables. According to Statistics Denmark sales of organic fruit and vegetables increased by 143% in the period 2015-2019.Summer is a natural period for serving fresh Danish fruit and…

Organic Denmark’s new visual identity News

Organic Denmark’s new visual identity

For a long time, Organic Denmark has wished to make the close relationship to Økologisk Landsforening more visible. Therefore, we are very happy to represent our new visual identity, which makes it clear that Organic Denmark and Økologisk Landsforening are one and the same association – the only difference between…

Danish Organic food sales setting new records Press

Danish Organic food sales setting new records

Brand-new figures from Statistics Denmark show that sales of organic food increased by nine per cent in Danish stores in 2019 and now account for 12 per cent of total sales. Organic milk, grains, flour and vegetables are still at the top of the Danish shopping list, but other product…

Lebensmittel Zeitung on Danish Organic News

Lebensmittel Zeitung on Danish Organic

Lebensmittel Zeitung, the leading trade and business newspaper of the consumer goods sector in Germany has just interviewed our International Market Director Pernille Bundgård.The German newspaper, distributed to more than 51.000 food retail executives, explains how the food retail trade in their neighbouring country has a turnover of around 1.7…

The Milk Bottle Product News

The Milk Bottle

Bottles are inspired by the milk bottles of the past, which now adorn modern kitchens in many reproductions. A memory of a bygone era, where you knew exactly where the ingredients, in this case, the milk, came from and where the bottle’s recycling was a natural part of everyday life. With…

THE DAVA EGG – A SAFER CHOICE Product News

THE DAVA EGG – A SAFER CHOICE

Our ‘DAVA – A safer choice’ eggs represent a new and unique selection of organic eggs in a variety of different sizes and package for export sale.The Danish egg production is a world leader when it comes to food safety, traceability and animal welfare. We believe this to be the…

Organic Eggs and Nordic Seaweed in a Creamy Symbiosis Product News

Organic Eggs and Nordic Seaweed in a Creamy Symbiosis

Although eggs and seaweed seem like an odd couple, DANÆG and the family-run startup Nordisk Tang have combined the two ingredients in a delicious symbiosis in three new organic mayonnaises. The creamy mayonnaises have a rich egg-yolk base and are seasoned with tasty and sustainable seaweeds. Harvesting the best from two…