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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Organic Denmark builds sustainable stand at Nordic Organic Food Fair 2019 News

Organic Denmark builds sustainable stand at Nordic Organic Food Fair 2019

Organic Denmark presented its new concept of a sustainable stand at Nordic Organic Food Fair 2019. As the theme of the fair was sustainability, Organic Denmark took the decision of building a joint stand that focuses on sustainability, reusable materials, minimizing waste and energy consumption and last but not least,…

Sustainable stand concept at Nordic Organic Food Fair News

Sustainable stand concept at Nordic Organic Food Fair

Organic Denmark is very proud that Denmark is announced Country of the Year at this year’s Nordic Organic Food Fair in Malmö. We are looking forward to presenting our new sustainable stand concept that is in line with the main theme of the fair “Sustainability”. Here we will represent a…

The minister is a huge fan of Danish organic News

The minister is a huge fan of Danish organic

Denmark’s Organic Plan Nominated for Global Award News

Denmark’s Organic Plan Nominated for Global Award

Denmark’s political action plan for organic food and farming has been nominated for the UN Future Policy Award. Organic Denmark, the organic NGO that played a central role in developing the plan, is seeing a massive interest in Danish experiences with developing both organic policy and the organic market. Denmark…