Time truly is our most valuable commodity: it’s the one thing you simply can not buy more of. Which is why here at Green Queen, we really appreciate companies that make life just that little bit easier. Below we round up the best healthy online grocery stores in Hong Kong to help you keep your pantry stocked with nothing but goodness even when you can’t make it to the supermarket! No matter what you are looking for, from organic to vegan to gluten-free, the companies below will save you some serious hours, meaning you can finally make it to that Crossfit class you keep saying you don’t have time for!
Need a great option for a healthy breakfast or snack? Cabinet Organic stocks the entire range of UK certified organic morning-centric brand Rude Health including dairy-free mylks, granolas, mueslis, porridge and more. In addition to their brick-and-mortar location in Sai Ying Pun, Cabinet Organic also has a web shop offering mostly food but also some personal care and household items with dozens of popular European and British brands such as inSpiral, Clearspring and Mr Organic. You can search the site by dietary restriction, category and price.
Free shipping for orders over HKD 300. +852 2799 9317. firstname.lastname@example.org.
New kid on the block Hu Organics is the ideal choice for your superfoods, nuts and seeds needs. Shop by both brand and category from a wide selection of brands such as Family Farm Organics, Frontier, and Healthforce Superfoods. Hu Organics also stock supplements, personal care and beauty products and even equipment such as juicers, blenders and dehydrators.
Free shipping for orders over HKD 300. +852 8175 7550. email@example.com.
You have probably visited their Central digs but did you know that i-Detox also has a great web store? Shop online from their selection of groceries, personal care, supplements, essential oils and home appliances. They are a great resource for raw products and ingredients from brands such as Peruvian Harvest, InSpiral and Aduna.
Free shipping for orders over HKD 600. +852 3904 1072. office@i-Detox.com.
The Francophiles amongst us will love Kinoa, with their large selection of products hailing from that beacon of deliciousness, France. As well as groceries, household and personal care, they even have a separate category for cheese and wine, how French is that? Their range of French brands include Jean de Luz, La Vie Claire, Pural and Lerutan. Also great: most of the products are EU certified organic and they boast a great free-from selection.
Free shipping for orders over HKD 900. +852 9409 5190.
Nutri Alley makes is crystal clear what their mission with a slogan that says it all: allergy free from. Their site showcases pantry items, groceries and fresh produce, with a range of free-from products suitable for any and dietary restrictions. Their search allows you to filter by category and brand as well as custom categories that include caffeine-free, dairy-free, egg-free, nut-free, gluten-free, MSG & color-free, vegan and kosher.
Free shipping for orders over HKD 500. +852 2137 0719. firstname.lastname@example.org.
One Vegan Shop
As you may have guessed from the name, One Vegan Shop is the place to go to sort yourself out with all of your plant-based grocery needs. The web version of their retail store offers groceries as well as skin care, household items and even vegan pet food! Their cornucopia of foods includes dairy-free cheeses and mylks, mock meats and desserts from brands such as Hale & Hearty, Biona Organic and VeGourmet.
Free shipping for orders over HKD 300. +852 3620 2212. email@example.com.
Looking to purchase certified organic products? Organic Taste is the online store for you! Stocking a range of products sporting organic certifications from the US, Europe, Canada and Australia. Their selection includes groceries, superfoods, supplements, personal care and household products. Finding what you need is a breeze as their search allows you to filter by category, dietary restriction, country of origin and even organic certification.
Free shipping for orders over HKD 500. +852 2117 0312. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spicebox Organics‘ popular retail stores are complemented by their e-store, which offers a wide range of certified organic spices, grains, pulses, herbs, nuts, and legumes under their own eponymous brand. They also stock a range of general groceries, personal care and Ayurvedic products from brands such as Organic India, Tolerant and Bob’s Red Mill. They support local brands too- find Anything But Salads, Taboocha and Coconut Matter on their shelves.
Berrytime (Now Qualitarian) – Jan 2017 Update: Qualitarian/Berrytime is now closed.
Berrytime‘s site stocks a plethora of options for functional foods including paleo and fitness-centric items. Their search is very easy to use and offers filters for price, brand, and categories. Covering food, personal care, essential oils and even a selection of home health testing kits, Berrytime stocks a large selection of brands including Four Sigma Foods, Planet Organic and The Primal Pantry. It is also a great place to find many local brands including Quo, Raiz the Bar, Jack & Sparrow and Body Awakening.
Shipping is free. +852 5808 8858. email@example.com.
Free delivery for orders over HKD 600. +852 2568 2728. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Images courtesy of: Switch (lead photo), Cabinet Organic, Hu Organics, iDetox, Kinoa, Nutri Alley, One Vegan Shop, Spicebox Organics and Berrytime.