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Namedsport: Penetrating the UK market

Namedsport managing director David Hannah speaks to Rebecca Morley about the origins of the sports nutrition company and what it hopes to achieve in the UK market. Named, pronounced Na-med, is an Italian company with a 20-year history of selling health food supplements to the pharmacy chain in Italy. In …

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Clif launches two new flavours to UK market

Clif Bar is launching two new flavours within existing product lines to the UK market, following the launch of the Clif Nut Butter Filled Energy Bars in 2018. The new Clif Bar Peanut Butter Banana with Dark Chocolate combines bananas and peanut butter with rich dark chocolate and crunchy peanut …

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Maximising your ride

The rise of technology has delivered a plethora of fitness trackers and wearable tech to our everyday lives. Initial releases were limited to basic measurements such as mileage, pace and calories burned, but have since evolved to offer seemingly endless channels of data. The emergence of 5G, IoT and high-precision GPS …

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The shifting face of nutrition

Nutrition is an area often overlooked in our industry. While it’s true that no bike shop is going to significantly inflate its profit margins by selling gels, the fact remains that hydration and energy boosters can define the quality of a ride. We’ve witnessed an interesting shift in the concept …

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Starting from Skratch

The very concept of nutrition has undergone something of a rebrand in recent years. A notion once met with repudiation has now emerged as one of the key areas of innovation within our industry. Naturally, classics are classics for a reason, and no one is going to tell you to give …

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Stealth goes vegan

Stealth Secret Training has added a brand new vegan option to its range of sports nutrition. The gluten-free and high protein Vegan Recovery Protein Drink Mix is available in a ‘mint chocolate’ flavour and was produced using a combination of pea and rice protein. The new recovery drink contains all …

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Nrg4 to distribute Power Bar in the UK

UK-based distributor Nrg4 Cycling has become the exclusive distributor for Power Bar nutrition. Power Bar is known for being one of the most well-known nutrition brands in the cycling industry, with a long history in cycling and triathlon. 2018 also once again sees Power Bar as the official nutrition supplier …

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Secret Training reveals working partnership with Mitchelton-SCOTT

The Mitchelton-SCOTT team will be using the STEALTH nutrition range for the next two seasons, and will also be working closely with the brand to further develop and refine the sports nutrition range. Secret Training founder Tim Lawson commented: “Working with teams such as Mitchelton-SCOTT offers us an unrivalled position …

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