Business the natural way – 31 August – 2 September at HKCEC in Hong Kong
As Asian consumers increasingly focus on healthy lifestyles, the third annual Natural & Organic Products Asia brings together the entire industry, showcasing the best from around the world. With all of Asia’s key markets within 4 hours, Hong Kong is a natural business hub for natural business. Exhibitors from Canada, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Thailand, the Netherlands, Australia, France, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Taiwan, UK and the USA will join local Hong Kong businesses and provide business development, networking, learning and social opportunities. Connect with the industry’s top decision makers, leading experts and opinion leaders … naturally.
The sale of natural and organic products worldwide has more than doubled in the last decade. Among all, natural & organic food sales have grown by almost 3 times to US$85 billion.
PRICE : Free (Open to trade visitors and invited guests)
TIME : Wed-Thu 10am-6pm; Fri 10am-5pm
PLACE : Hall 1DE, HK Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai
ENQUIRIES : Diversified Communications
TEL : +852 3958 0526 Beti Liu
EMAIL : email@example.com
REGISTER : Open to trade and invited guests
Contact us if you are not trade and would like to attend as an invited guest of HK heartbeat on Friday.
HK heartbeat is a Natural & Organic Products Asia Community Partner since 2014.
Analysts at the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association predict that the annual organic consumption in China will increase by 30-50% over the next decade, positioning the nation as the fourth largest organic market in the world by 2020.
Natural Food Kitchen – Learn one-of-a-kind recipes, exciting techniques and new ways of thinking about cooking from some of the biggest names in natural cooking and discover that healthy eating is delicious. Discover the latest trends in healthy and organic cooking. Master chefs from around the world will reveal their recipes, demonstrating how they incorporate fresh, organic ingredients to make delicious dishes.
Natural Business Forum – Natural business pioneers share insights on the latest tools and knowledge to boost your business in one of the fastest-growing industries.
The Natural & Organic Products Asia Showcase – View hundreds of innovative products in one place and vote for your favorites with category winners with the most votes announced at the Natural & Organic Products Asia Award Ceremony.
The Natural & Organic Products Asia Awards – Celebrate new achievements and contribution of industry professionals and recognize innovative ideas and new products being launched recently.
The Natural Food Show – Gathering of everything from big brand organics to natural and specialty food producers
Natural Beauty & Spa – Personal care, hair, anti-aging, free-from cosmetics,
body care, mineral, everything fairtrade, organic, vegan and ethical to treat body and mind
Natural Living – Quality lifestyle products that don’t cost the earth
Health & Nutrition – From nutritional supplements to slimming, sports and herbal remedies, everything for a healthy lifestyle
Opening Ceremony – Wed 31 August at 9:40am
VIPs and industry leaders will gather to celebrate the official opening of the exciting Expo. The perfect place to meet with brand representatives, pioneering exhibitors, industry thought leaders, top researchers and more, join us for this exciting event which kicks off with the customary Hong Kong Lion Dance.
Connect with overseas buyers. VIPs and exhibitors, build long-term business relationships and gain advice from the experts. RSVP is essential : TEL : +852 3958 0538 Ms. Natalie Chan EMAIL : firstname.lastname@example.org
The Natural and Organic Products Awards Ceremony Fri 2 September at 5pm
Vote for this year’s top product and get first hand information on the exciting products lined up for next year.
Stop by and say hello to our HK heartbeat business members …
Body Awakening* – Cleansing and detox kit, probiotics, green food, organic supplements
Ecozine – Sustainable lifestyle magazine covering environmental topics in business, world issues, living, style, technology, travel and wellness; online and in print
Fair Trade HK Foundation
Green Pharmacies – Imported natural and organic products
Green Queen – A blog with tips, facts, ideas and opinions about all things green in Hong Kong
Hantin Food Company* – Distributing imported organic and sustainable foods and beverages, health and personal care products; dairy free, gluten free, vegetarian options
Health Factor Foods – Groceries, baby food, supplements, snacks, cooking and cleaning supplies, household appliances, books and healthy lifestyle information
Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre* – Local certification body of organic products set up under the Agricultural Development Fund to facilitate the development of organic farming
i-Detox Wellness Centre* – Wellness education centre, progressive health food shop and urban detox consultancy integrating holistic nutrition, functional medicine, naturopathy for healthy living
Jireh Health – Organic food & healthcare products; online shopping
One Organic – Organic coconut sugar and coconut oil
Pugoyi Asia Limited – Eco-chic bags, decoration, furniture, jewelry, lights, accessories, art exhibitions and more
Serendipity House – Sole distributor of over 100 natural and organic personal care, cleaning and wellness products
SpiceBox Organics* – Organically grown specialty food products free of pesticides and harmful chemicals
Terra Naturals – Organic snacks and juices; in shops and online
Vegware* – Compostable packaging made from low-carbon, plastic-free, recycled or renewable plant-based materials that can be recycled together with food waste after use
Welspring – Wellness center and shop; natural, organic, gluten free, fair trade, vegetarian and raw foods, supplements, personal care and household items
Yisheng Organic – Fairtrade and organic loose leaf teas
*HK heartbeat business member
The Natural and Organic Products Asia Awards
The awards celebrate the achievements and contributions made by industry professionals in the region. As well as acknowledging innovative ideas and newly launched products, the Awards act as a benchmark for excellence and set the standard for quality and commitment in the natural and organic industry.
Voted by visitors, industry experts and pioneers, winners will be chosen in the following categories:
- Best New Natural / Organic Food
- Best New Natural / Organic Beverage
- Best New Health & Nutrition Product
- Best New Natural Living Product
- Best New Natural / Organic Beauty & Spa Product
- Best New Natural / Organic Mother & Baby Product
- Outstanding Natural / Organic Product Award
Cast your vote:
Visitors can vote for their favorite products onsite or through the Natural and Organic Products Asia mobile app from 26-28 August 2015. Onsite voting closes at noon and voting via the app closes at 3pm on the August 27 As well as voting in the product showcase, the app gives you a wealth of exclusive information about the Expo.
“The health and nutrition industry – which includes all dietary supplements, natural remedies, natural and organic foods and beverages, natural and organic personal care as well as household products – has risen steadily since 2000. The expected growth rate in 2013 will be 7%, with the highest rate of growth coming from Asia.” Jim Manson, Editor, Natural Products Magazine
As the only Asian event of its kind, Natural & Organic Products Asia delivers the entire natural and organic industry under one roof, hosting more than 120 exhibitors with over 1,000 items and provides a tremendous opportunity for business professionals from the natural and organic sector to connect with the industry’s top decision makers, leading experts and opinion leaders. A series of comprehensive programs will be presented at the expo including new product showcases, workshops, awards and networking functions.
The Natural Food Show
Gathering everyone from big brand organics to artisan producers, this show forms the heart of Natural and Organic Products Asia. The eclectic products on show attract qualified buyers from independent retailers, supermarkets, distributors and wholesalers from around the world.
Living & Health
Natural and Organic Products Asia has the best choice of natural, organic, fair-trade, sustainable, ethical, free-from and healthy living products all under one roof. The show features two fast growing niches in the natural and organic sector, allowing you to easily find the right product to meet the needs of your discerning customers.
Natural Living will profile buyers from across the retail spectrum, including health stores, supermarkets and department stores – the natural choice for sustainable, ethical and green household products, clothing, and textiles.
Health and Nutrition are at the heart of the natural products industry. We bring together leading players in supplements, remedies, nutritional foods and natural healthcare products from around the world and place them all under one roof.
Natural Beauty & Spa Theatre
Learn from leading experts, manufacturers and nutritionists in a number of informative and interactive workshops. Gain information on the overarching trends taking place as Asian countries transform their lifestyles, economy and spending habits, opening new doors for the health and supplement market.
Natural Beauty & Spa
The demand for organic and natural goods is not something that only extends to food. Nowadays health-conscious customers are increasingly looking for natural, holistic brands for their everyday beauty routines.
The Natural Beauty Studio
The Natural Beauty Studio is a place for buyers to discover trends, check out what’s new in the natural beauty world and pick up new techniques from the industry’s world-class innovators, associations and beauty specialists. Be sure to head to the studio to discover the very latest safe, natural cosmetic products that take a holistic approach to beauty and skin care.
The Mother & Baby Care
A showcase for the highest quality mother and baby products spanning food, infant formula, toiletries and fabrics, this exhibition addresses the huge potential for organic infant supplies across Asia.
Regional businesses achieve even greater visibility among local distributors and retailers by showcasing international and regional products related to the organic and natural industry. National pavilions from the USA, Portugal, Taiwan and Thailand will be at the show featuring distributors ready to engage with new suppliers and discover new services.
Providing support for businesses new to the region, this feature is a platform for those wishing to accurately assess the potential of the Asian market and connect with local business partners.
Testing and Certification
Understanding the required testing and certification of natural and organic products is essential to ensure their safety and compliance and assure customers of the quality of your products. Whether you’re looking to facilitate your import / export business, or simply come up to speed with requirements, be sure to consult the exhibitors below who will be on hand to answer your questions.
If you run a business in the market be sure to visit these companies providing a wide range of B2B dedicated services.
New Product Showcase
This is the go-to place for those looking to find the next hot product and for exhibitors to show off and share their top-of-the-line products, giving buyers easy access to the latest product launches.
– The sale of natural and organic products worldwide has more than doubled in the last decade. Among all, natural & organic food sales have grown by almost 3 times to US$85 billion.
– The global organic food market is forecasted to reach US$102.5 billion by 2015, an increase of 52.6% since 2011.
– The global nutrition industry, which includes all dietary supplements, natural and organic foods and beverages, functional foods and beverages and natural and organic personal care and household products has become a US$300 billion industry.
– Global sales of natural & organic beauty products were estimated at US$9 billion in 2011. Industry experts predict revenue to climb to US$14 billion in 2015.
– The Asia market for natural and organic personal care products is growing by over 15% per year
– Grand View Research projects that Asia-Pacific will become the fastest-growing market for organic food and beverages globally, expanding at an estimated compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 28.5 percent from 2014 to 2020
– Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing region for organic personal care products, with an estimated compound annual growth rate of 9.7% from 2012 to 2018, according to Transparency Market Research.
– China has consistently outpaced the global market for growth over the past two decades. It is estimated that China’s organic market will be worth around US$7.8 billion by 2015, according to the Soil Association.
– China will become the world’s fourth largest organic market by 2020 with 30-50% growth in consumption over the next decade.