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Boom in organically certified eateries in Denmark News

Boom in organically certified eateries in Denmark

The demand for organics in Denmark is increasing significantly and this motivates more and more professional kitchens to show their level of organics. In just a year, the…

Denmark close to organic market share of 10 % News

Denmark close to organic market share of 10 %

af: Line SkouboeSales of organic foods in the Danish retail sector has increased by 18% in the first six months of 2016. The result of this is an…

Protest against Aldi in Denmark News

Protest against Aldi in Denmark

The discount chain Aldi in Denmark receives severe criticism for price cuts on milk from the Danish organisation for organic farmers, companies and consumers, Organic Denmark, and the…

Danish customers buy organic groceries as never before News

Danish customers buy organic groceries as never before

New numbers from Statistics Denmark show that the Danish customer buys as many organic groceries as never before. 2015 organic retail sales reached 7 billion Danish Kroner, which…

The hottest trends from the world’s biggest organic fair News

The hottest trends from the world’s biggest organic fair

Ginger is the big trend among organic vegetables, the health wave dominates the range of organic products and organic products are for everybody. Futurologist, Birthe Linddal, and chief…

The Danes are world champions in buying organic food products News

The Danes are world champions in buying organic food products

While consumers all over the world add more and more organic products to the shopping cart, the Danes still takes the global lead when it comes to organic…

Minister for Environment and Food attends BioFach 2016 News

Minister for Environment and Food attends BioFach 2016

Danish organics is world known for high quality, food safety and product development, says the Minister for Environment and Food, Eva Kjer Hansen, who opens the Danish joint…

Record-setting participation at organic export initiative News

Record-setting participation at organic export initiative

When the world’s biggest organic trade fair, BioFach 2016, once again opens its doors in February it will be with a record-setting Danish participation. Organic Denmark (Økologisk Landsforening)…

The export of Danish organics sets a new record News

The export of Danish organics sets a new record

The steep growth rate for Danish organic export continues to go upwards, shows new numbers from Statistics Denmark. In 2014, Danish companies sold organic products abroad for 1.721…

Danish professional kitchens set a new organic record News

Danish professional kitchens set a new organic record

According to new numbers from Statistic Denmark, private and public catering kitchens in Denmark bought organic products for 1.3 billion DKK in 2014. Hence, the numbers have approximately…