About Us

Cress Ltd is a specialist company providing products, services and information on the supplement, natural remedy and health food market in the United Kingdom.As the level of science and investment increases over time, our company offers three types of service for companies wishing to export into the United Kingdom.

Core Premium Service

Cress offers to consumers via health food shops, pharmacies and internet sites a range of specialist herbal medicines, food supplements and health foods that are not available from other suppliers within the UK health food market.Currently our portfolio of products is imported from the US, Canada, Holland, Germany, Belgium, France, Taiwan and Australia.

Specialist Supplier Service

We are able to offer a distribution and supply service for main-stream herbal medicine, food supplement and health foods in which we work with the multiples, health food and pharmacy chains on an agency basis. Cress has a Wholesale Dealer's Licence and can distribute products in the UK under the Traditional Herbal Medicines Directive THMD operating Good Distributor Practice for Medicinal Products, GDP.

Specialist Consultancy Service

We have a high level of experience and knowledge of the laws governing the distribution of food supplements and herbal medicines in the United Kingdom. We are able to develop packaging and provide advice on the launch of new products. Cress is a council member on the Health Food Manufacturers Association, the leading voice of the health food industry.

Distribution Service for Traditional Herbal Medicinal Products (THMD)

Dominic Holmes has been approved as a "Responsible Person" under the terms of the directive and Cress operates Good Distributor Practice and holds a Wholesale Dealer's Licence.† This is in line with the new Traditional Herbal Medicines Directive.