Find out more about some of our stallholders and what they have to offer at VegfestUK Brighton 2012...
Beanie's - Beanie's is a Vegan Society approved, family business that imports FRY'S Vegetarian Foods. Recommended as a BEST BUY by the Ethical Consumer, FRY'S are also Halaal, Shuddha and Kosher. Beanie's will be sampling and selling FRY'S at their stall (at a discount!) and introducing 4 new products - Pops, Pies (x2) and Tenders! www.beanieshealthfoods.co.uk
Bessant & Drury's - Bessant & Drury's "Dairy Free" Ice Cream - Newly launched! Made from the superfood ingredient coconut milk; this deliciously smooth frozen dessert is available in 4 fabulous flavours. Vegan friendly & completely free from: Dairy / Lactose / Soya / Nut / Additives & Gluten. Visit www.bessantanddrury.com for more details or call 07557 682240.
Chipstix - Introducing Chipstix - the perfect café snack which is suitable for Vegetarians & Vegans! Visit www.lovechipstix.com and sign up for our free sample giveaway + watch the short demo video, and then come and see us at VegfestUK in Brighton or Bristol to secure an excellent ‘trade show’ discount!
The Cowley Club - A voluntary run, not for profit co-operative that is committed to providing affordable, delicious vegan food and beverages to the community. We have a library and bookshop filled with alternative, valuable information about activism and social change. To find out more, visit our stall at VegfestUK. www.cowleyclub.org.uk
Cristina Menicocci - NO added sulphur and LOW added sulphur wines from Italy. Vegan, Organic and Biodynamic certified. Registered by The Vegan Society. Door to door delivery service (free delivery available). Come over for a tasting, get a 10% discount to spend today and a FREE DELIVERY voucher for online orders! Competition: Win one bottle!!! www.veganitaly.com
Dee's Eat Well, Be Happy - Craving healthy veggie food that’s super-fresh, super-nutritious and totally taste-tastic?! Meat-free, wheat-free, gluten-free; no dairy, no soy, no eggs. No added salt, sugar or fat either! We’re here at VegfestUK 2012 with our popular vegan range: Dee’s Wholefood Burgers & Dee’s Real Meals – inspired and innovative, not to mention loaded with health benefits.www.dees.ie
Elizabeth Santer Creative Catering - Homemade vegan fare using fresh local organic produce wherever possible. Seasonal salads, filo parcels, dips, quiches, frozen ready meals, nut roasts and a variety of tofu patties. Family run business, the youngest Santer being vegetarian chef of the year 2011. Plenty of samples so come and try. www.elizabethsanter.co.uk
Establish Life - Establish Life, a husband and wife team promoting wholesome health by providing affordable plant based foods, now expanding with health articles and recipes. We have also moved into vegan food catering, specialising in weddings and anniversaries. Visit us atwww.establishlife.org or feel free to drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Farmaround - Farmaround is an organic box scheme and vegetarian home delivery service now delivering in Southern Counties. It was set up in 1994 by Isobel Davies, patron of VEGA, RSPCA award winner and animal rights campaigner, to promote vegetarianism and protect wildlife habitat through organic farming. Wonderful assorted bags of seasonal produce. Tel: 01748 821116. email@example.com. www.farmaround.co.uk
GOOD Hemp - GOOD Hemp offer natural, delicious and nutritious hemp food products including GOOD hemp oil, hemp milk, shelled hemp seeds and hemp protein powders. The GOOD range is lactose, soya and dairy free and is a great source of protein, fibre and Omega 3 – Simply 100% Natural British Hemp. www.goodwebsite.co.uk
Goodlife - We want everyone to share in creating a good life and a good life starts from within! We make naturally delicious dishes from Mother Nature’s vegetables which are meat free, dairy free and free from anything nasty! Come and visit us at Brighton Vegfest where we will be cooking up delicious samples for you to taste! www.createagoodlife.co.uk
Goody Good Stuff - Goody Good Stuff is an all natural, meat free alternative to traditional gummy sweets. They are free from FAT, GMOs, SOY, GELATINE, EGG, NUTs, DAIRY, CASEINS & GLUTEN. The entire line is suitable for Kosher, Halal and Vegetarian diets with 4 flavours being suitable for Vegan diets too! www.goodygoodstuff.com
Green Mobile - Green Mobile was the UK’s first environmentally friendly phone company. We encourage our customers to utilise existing or refurbished hardware and give 5% of the bill to green charities at no extra cost. An award winning Green Enterprise, in 2008 we won the Guardian Green Business of the year award. Visit us at www.greenmobile.co.uk.
The Heavenly Cake Company – At The Heavenly Cake Company, we feel that cakes are supposed to be for everyone. We make delicious cakes for vegan, wheat/gluten free, nut free, sugar free and egg free diets. We offer luxury and convenience and also deliver cakes to your door! Our Red Velvet cake is guesting at VegfestUK; come and visit us. www.theheavenlycakecompany.co.uk
Kinetic – Kinetic are a natural products distributor of ethical, natural and organic herbal and dietary supplements, superfoods and body care brands. Visit them at stall number 47-49 where they will be presenting JASON Natural Care, the pioneer of natural body care since 1959; Dr Bronner's Magic Liquid Soaps, certified fairtrade and organic; Nutiva, Organic Hemp, Coconut and Chia Seeds. www.kinetic4health.co.uk
Living Naturally - Living Naturally Soapnut Shells are the only organic detergent that grows on trees! Organic, Vegan, Hypoallergenic, Chemical & Cruelty Free! Great for all temperatures, all fabrics and all washing machines. Can be used in many other ways including: shampoo, pet wash & multi-purpose household cleaner! Try some today! www.soapnuts.co.uk
Marap – Marap distribute two great all-vegan ranges: Pearls of Samarkand is an outstanding range of dried fruits, seeds, nuts and berries from Samarkand in Asia. Lifestyle Organics is a range of dried ready meals, tasty and nutritious and helping fill the gap in the market for some decent quality instant foods. www.marap.co.uk
Nakd Wholefoods - You just have to try Nakd bars! Made from all-natural ingredients, 100% vegan, contain no added sugar or syrups - and some even count towards one of your five a day. Yummy and healthy - perfect for kids lunchboxes and snacking on the go! Visit us and find your favourite :) www.eatnakd.com
New Approaches to Cancer - Charity offering free holistic services, information, education and support for cancer patients, carers, friends & family members. With over 40 years of experience, it recommends a vegan lifestyle for health and holds a regular support group in the Brighton/Hove area. And can recommend experienced practitioners and support groups throughout the country. www.anac.org.uk
Redwood – Award-winning Redwood is the UK’s most ethical vegetarian food company according to the Good Shopping Guide! Famed for producing over 50 deliciously-different cruelty-free vegan foods under the Vegideli, Cheatin’ and Cheezly brand names, Redwood will be giving away free tasters at its stand. Everything is kosher certified too. www.redwoodfoods.co.uk
Riverford Organic Foods - Voted Best Organic Retailer 2009 and 2010 and Observer Ethical Business of the Year 2010 and 2011, Riverford grows and delivers affordable organic fruit and veg boxes straight from the farm to customers’ doors. Riverford's great-tasting, freshly-picked veg is around 20% cheaper than the supermarkets and delivery is free. Ordering is easy and flexible. www.riverfordnorton.co.uk
Safe Haven for Donkeys in the Holy Land - Safe Haven for Donkeys in the Holy Land, a UK registered charity, is the only organisation dedicated to caring for working and abandoned donkeys in Israel and the Palestinian Territories through its sanctuary for unwanted donkeys and free veterinary clinics for working donkeys, mules and horses. www.safehaven4donkeys.org
Severn Cider – Awarded five gold medals, we produce craft made whole-juice cider and perry. No water or colourings added, just pure pressed, fermented fruit. The fruit is selected from orchards that have been neither sprayed nor fertilised and made using years of experience. www.severncider.com
Supreme Master Ching Hai International Association - Do you know why there are so many disasters happening on planet Earth right now? You can find the answers in Supreme Master Ching Hai’s new book: From Crisis to Peace – The Organic Vegan Way Is The Answer. Make Good Karma: Be Loving. Be Veg. Be Green. Read online free at www.crisis2peace.org
Titbits Catering - Titbits Catering is a Brighton based 100% vegan catering company owned and run by vegans. All food is prepared with love & passion and we strive to use local, ethically sourced and organic ingredients where possible. We will be serving up a selection of delicious & tasty tapas for £1 per item or 6 for £5. Visit www.titbitscatering.co.uk or call 07789963710.
Topas - Topas was founded nearly 20 years ago by Klaus Gaiser. He developed the Wheaty product line, inspired by Chinese seitan and tofu. “Meat without Meat” - our slogan for all our organic, vegan, lactose & egg free meat analogues based on organic wheat-protein. Our meat-like products include vegan slices, sausages, steaks, kebabs and space bars. www.wheaty.de
Vegan Runners - A UK-wide running club registered with England Athletics with benefits of affiliated runners including discounts for events and businesses. By wearing the VRUK kit we help raise awareness of veganism and bring together likeminded people. In popular areas for members we hold training sessions and meet-up at events. See www.veganrunners.org.uk for details.
The Vegan Society - An educational charity that provides information and guidance on various aspects of veganism, including to new and potential vegans, caterers, healthcare professionals, educators and the media. There is plenty of information on The Vegan Society website: www.vegansociety.com
Vegetarian Living Magazine - Vegetarian Living is Britain’s best selling Vegetarian and Vegan newsstand magazine. Aimed at Vegetarians, Vegans, and anyone wishing to reduce their meat consumption, it’s not just about recipes. Every month there are interviews, offers, competitions, information, places to go and products to try, gardening information, what’s in season and more. www.vegetarianliving.co.uk
Vegfam - The Vegfam Stall is on the ground floor in the foyer by the main entrance and will have a tombola plus information about the charity and its work, plus an opportunity to make donations if you wish. See www.vegfamcharity.org.uk for charity details.
VegfestUK - You can find the VegfestUK stall on the ground floor in the foyer by the main entrance, where there are Goody Bags on sale for £5, plus raffle tickets at £1 each, and our fundraising buckets too. All proceeds go towards keeping VegfestUK events free to the public.www.vegfest.co.uk
Vegusto - At Vegusto, we are committed to ensuring the well-being of our customers. We ensure that our meat and dairy alternatives are made from only the highest quality ingredients. For example, our choice of coconut oil instead of palm oil, which not only encompasses numerous health benefits, but also guarantees sound environmental practices and sustainability. www.vegusto.co.uk
Wild Futures Trading Ltd - The Tree-Top Café produces top-quality vegetarian/ vegan foods and will be supplying savoury and sweet options to tempt customers at VegfestUK! The Tree-Top café is a project of Wild Futures; a primate welfare charity based in the UK. All profits from the café go towards the charitable aims of Wild Futures. www.wildfutures.org
Yaoh - The UK's original hemp firm, with selection of hemp foods and bodycare available on their stall, all at a fantastic Buy One Get One Free special offer for the day. Products include hemp protein powder, dehulled hemp seed, hemp oil and their award winning hemp bodycare range - see www.yaoh.co.uk for details.