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TOTAL WELLNESS • September 20, 2017 • New York Marriott Marquis

Inside and out, people from all walks of life celebrate what it means to be radiant, confident, and feel their personal best. Editor Showcase: Total Wellness honors brands designed to inspire and provide trend-forward product innovations to help everyone lead a mindful and meaningful life.

Additional 2017 Brands Coming Soon!

CocoaVia® daily cocoa extract supplement delivers the highest concentration of cocoa flavanols in a cocoa extract supplement today. Cocoa flavanols are the beneficial plant-based nutrients found naturally in cocoa that work with your body to maintain healthy levels of nitric oxide, which helps maintain the healthy flow of oxygen and nutrients to all parts of your body. Numerous scientific studies have demonstrated that the cocoa flavanols in CocoaVia® supplement promote healthy blood flow from head to toe†. †This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

HEALTH & NUTRITION • March 21, 2017 • New York Marriott Marquis

From gluten-free foods, vitamin supplements, and diet trends to sugar-free candy, protein bars and the latest of healthy foods and snacks, Editor Showcase: Health & Nutrition is open to a variety of brands, products and services in the health, fitness, wellness and nutrition industries aimed at helping us meet our health goals.

Made from a Mountain daisy, Arnicare® relieves muscle pain, stiffness, swelling from injuries and bruises. Made from the Garden marigold, Calendula helps a wide variety of skin irritations—cuts, scraps, blisters, sunburns, kitchen burns, chapped skin and much more. Both are from Boiron, world leader in homeopathic medicines.

BIOHM is the next generation of probiotics engineered to break down digestive plaque and balance the total microbiome of bacteria and fungi in your gut. BIOHM's patent-pending formulation, PathoBiome 30B, contains 30 billion live cultures of good bacteria and good fungi, combined with a powerful enzyme. BIOHM works by first breaking open digestive plaque, and then neutralizing the bad bacteria and bad fungi living in digestive plaque, which allows your gut to maintain total microbiome balance. BIOHM was created by Dr. Ghannoum, the scientist who named the Mycobiome, and who discovered that bad bacteria and bad fungus work together in the gut to create digestive plaque, which disturbs the natural balance of the gut's microbiome.

Burt’s ­Bees® has been offering distinctive earth-friendly, natural health and beauty care products for over 30 years. From a beekeeper’s backyard in Maine, to the leading edge of natural, Burt’s Bees knows holistic solutions for beauty and wellness from the inside out and operates with The Greater Good™ top of mind.

Corazonas® HEARTBAR™ Oatmeal Squares are healthy, on-the-go bars that are proven to support heart health. Each bar contains oats and plant sterols, that when incorporated with a healthy diet, are proven to lower your LDL (bad) cholesterol. Corazonas HEARTBAR Oatmeal Squares are non-GMO, contain up to 6g of protein per bar, contain no artificial flavors and have 0.8 grams of plant sterols – the equivalent of eating 30 apples! These convenient snacks are fuel for an on-the-go life.

Crave Crush is a mint lozenge that binds to sweet taste receptors, suppresses sweet taste, and helps reduce sugar cravings in seconds. We are dedicated to helping people eat less sugar, leading to healthier, fitter, and happier lives. Crave crush is made from only natural, plant derived ingredients: gymnema, zinc, sorbitol, and mint.

DRY Sparkling creates beautifully refreshing, culinary-inspired sodas. Made with just four ingredients, including a touch of cane sugar, each DRY variety honors a singular botanical flavor. The perfect crisp complement for entertaining, pairing with a delicious meal, and mixing into cocktails, DRY Sparkling beverages are available in nine culinary flavors: Ginger, Fuji Apple, Lavender, Cucumber, Blood Orange, Juniper Berry, Rhubarb, Vanilla Bean, and Rainier Cherry. Unlike other sparkling beverages that have flat or overly sweet flavor profiles, DRY is crisp, well-rounded and refreshing, and like a great dry wine, delivers a flavor-forward taste experience.

Gaia Herbs is the leading herbal brand in North America, with more than 200 patented Liquid Phyto-Caps™, liquid extracts, functional powders and herbal teas to help support and maintain optimal health. From seed to shelf, Gaia is deeply committed to the purity, integrity and potency of each product.

Formulated to ensure peak performance from pre-workout to post-workout, Garden of Life SPORT products give fitness enthusiasts the results they crave, with the confidence that they can keep their training regimens clean and free of banned substances. The nutrition system includes four clean, plant-based products that are Certified USDA Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified, NSF Certified for Sport® and Informed-Choice for Sport. It also includes the only sustainable, Truly Grass Fed™ Certified whey protein powder, expanding the options for fitness enthusiasts.

GMO Answers is an initiative committed to responding to people’s questions about how food is grown. Its goal is to make information about GMOs in food and agriculture easier to access and understand. GMO Answers is funded by the members of The Council for Biotechnology Information, which includes BASF, Bayer, Dow AgroSciences, DuPont, Monsanto Company and Syngenta.

Herbalife Nutrition, a premier global nutrition company, has been changing people’s lives for more than 36 years by providing the best nutrition and weight-management products in the world. The Company makes nutrition, weight-management, energy and fitnes,s and personal care products to complement a balanced diet and support a healthy, active lifestyle. Herbalife® products include options to assure intake of protein, dietary fiber, and vitamins. Herbalife is unique because of the one-on-one coaching and support that Herbalife Independent Distributors provide to their customers. Herbalife customers receive much more than a product, they get steady support and a plan to meet or exceed their personal nutrition, weight-management and fitness goals.

Find renewed focus and attention with INVIA, a supplement drink mix with scientifically-backed benefits that improve cognitive function and concentration. Neuropsychologist Dr. Robert Paul, Ph.D., created INVIA to help people maximize brain power and increase their abilities to focus and complete daily tasks in today's 'always on' work-life environment.

Discover Lifeway Kefir, the high calcium, high protein, yogurt-style beverage that tastes great and offers an endless list of health benefits with its 12 live and active probiotics.

Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods is proudly the world’s largest hemp foods manufacturer to grow, make, and sell their own line of hemp foods products. Hemp food products taste great, are easy to use, and nutritious too. Learn more at www.manitobaharvest.com.

Miche’s Kitchen makes sprouted gluten free vegan treats for people who value flavor and convenience.

Muuna is on a mission to change the way consumers think about cottage cheese. Muuna has reimagined cottage cheese with a new line of melt-in-your-mouth creamy, single-serve cups with delicious pieces of fruit, including Strawberry, Blueberry, Pineapple, Peach and Mango. Each 5.3oz cup has 15 grams of protein and 130 calories. Muuna also offers its single-serve cup in Lowfat Plain, which contains 19 grams of protein and 120 calories.

Organic Jungle Swirls is a healthy, food allergen-friendly product under the PhillySwirl® frozen novelty brand that brings fun to every freezer with its swirl technology. At just 50 calories each, these swirled frozen dessert bars are bursting with juicy flavor and feature a smooth texture perfect for every palate. Each Organic Jungle Swirl is fat-free, non-GMO and contains no artificial flavors or high fructose corn syrup. .

Plackers are portable, one-handed flossers for on-the-go use after snacks or meals. Made with a super strong floss that doesn’t shred or break, they quickly remove the gunk that collects in your teeth when you eat. No embarrassing stuff in your teeth means no holding back. With Plackers on hand, you’ll always be free to give your 100%..

PRE® Brands is a Chicago based consumer packaged goods start-up focused on providing the best tasting 100% grass fed beef. PRE believes in using a modern approach to traditional methods to deliver consumers the great taste they love, without the health and safety compromises. Through the company's Taste Standard, PRE has mastered the art of bringing shoppers the healthiest, most delicious beef in the world. .

As the first-ever whitening brand, REMBRANDT has been helping people care for their uniquely beautiful smiles for nearly 30 years. With scientifically proven formulas, REMBRANDT can help you work against the daily forces that take a toll on your teeth..

Rudi’s Organic Bakery, Inc., has been passionate about baking better breads for families for more than 35 years. Founded and headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, Rudi’s Organic Bakery® brand offers a full line of nutritious and delicious, certified organic breads and baked goods. Rudi’s Organic Bakery® brand is committed to baking breads using only the best organic ingredients and no artificial additives, preservatives and GMOs. For more information, visit rudisbakery.com.

SO RIGHTTM single-serve frozen entrées combine trending flavors, high-quality ingredients, and an affordable price to create a healthy and delicious frozen meal option everyone can enjoy.

There’s a new way to enjoy Teavana tea. This spring, customers can find new ready-to-drink Teavana Craft Iced Teas in four vibrant flavors, inspired by Starbucks and Teavana retail favorites: Pineapple Berry Blue Herbal Tea, Peach Green Tea, Mango Black Tea and Passion Tango® Herbal Tea. Brewed from some of the finest Teavana tea and botanicals that are free from artificial flavors, the iced teas are 100 calories or less.

Tetley has been an industry pioneer since it began producing tea 180 years ago. The brand’s most recent introduction: a line of new Super Teas that features six delectable flavors – some infused with essential vitamins including vitamin C, B6, and B7. A part of Tata Global Beverages, Tetley has a long-standing relationship with the Ethical Tea Partnership – an organization that drives change and helps create a thriving global tea sector that is socially just and environmentally sustainable.

Since launching in 1999, thinkThin LLC has been committed to making food that is as nutritious as it is delicious. From High Protein Bars that are certified gluten-free to Protein & Fiber Hot Oatmeal made from non-GMO ingredients, thinkThin believes in using high quality ingredients that provide a good source of protein. thinkThin has been recognized by media industry leaders such as The New York Times, Los Angeles Times and Forbes, as well as Entrepreneur Magazine, which named thinkThin as one of the most innovative consumer brands. For more information, please visit www.thinkproducts.com.

Did you know that over 90% of the seafood eaten in America is imported? True North Seafood has expanded its product offerings to include Atlantic salmon from Maine, Alaska sockeye salmon, shrimp from the Carolinas, sea scallops from the Carolinas and Virginia, smoked salmon and many other species. True North will be promoting a line of seafood caught right here in the U.S. and because it’s caught close to home, it’s fresher, and handled with the kind of care and best practices U.S. consumers can trust.

Sweet Potato ~ Nutritionally SUPERCHARGED!
The versatile and naturally delicious sweet potato is perfect for the health-conscious consumer. The sweet potato blends well with herbs, spices and flavorings, producing delicious dishes of all types — from breads and appetizers, to casseroles, main dishes, and desserts. Their rich flavor, texture, nutrient content and appetizing color make them a perfect choice for any meal.

Eliza Kingsford is a licensed psychotherapist specializing in weight management, food addiction, body image and eating disorders. As director of Wellspring weight loss camps, Kingsford is the author of the new book, “Brain Powered Weight Loss: The 11-Step Behavior-Based Plan That Ends Overeating and Leads to Dropping Unwanted Pounds for Good.” A certified personal trainer, group fitness instructor and lifelong athlete, Kingsford has appeared on TV’s “Dr. Oz,” “Dr. Phil,” and Dr. Drew.”

Rather than merely medicating symptoms, Zahler has set out to create natural solutions and alternatives that home in on nutritional deficiencies and address underlying issues. Wholesome sustenance. Nourishing nutrients. We’re doing our best to deliver nature’s promise via the highest standards of purity and authenticity. With Zahler, you’re assured of nutrition that harnesses the latest technology to make our supplements safer, healthier, and more effective, increasing bioavailability, and efficacy in every one of our nutritional supplements.

SNACK ATTACK • July 27, 2017 • New York Marriott Marquis

From healthy and nutritious to sweet, salty and indulgent, snacks and to-go convenience foods and beverages for adults and children take center stage at Editor Showcase: Snack Attack.

bakerly is a new US brand of the happy creators of the #1 bakery snack in France. bakerly produces fresh-baked goods with authentic ingredients you can trust: non-GMO and completely free of preservatives, artificial coloring, artificial flavoring, zero high fructose corn syrup and zero trans fat. bakerly has two lines of products, the snack line with it's famous crepes and the family line of brioches with delicious and most versatile breads.

Brownie Brittle, LLC, headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida has been baking and selling innovative brownie products to restaurants, club stores and world-class theme parks since 1992. Brownie Brittle™ snacks, the company’s flagship product, are available in Chocolate Chip, Toffee Crunch, Mint Chocolate Chip, Salted Caramel, Peanut Butter Chip and Dark Chocolate Sea Salt.
Other recent additions to the company’s product line include:
• Organic Brownie Brittle™ in three flavors
• Brownie Brittle™ Bites™
• Cookie Bites™
• Gluten-Free Brownie Brittle

In 2016, Brownie Brittle introduced Thindulgent™ Chocolate Bark, a confectionery chocolate bark snack containing sweet and crunchy morsels such as pretzels, cranberries and nuts, and is available four flavors.
Brownie Brittle snacks are available in tens of thousands of stores in the US, Canada, China, Korea, Australia and the Caribbean. More information is available at browniebrittle.com, as well as on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram, and by calling 1-800-BROWNIE.

CHEESEWICH is 1 slice of Hard Salami in between 2 slices of All Natural Wisconsin rBST Free Cheese. A sandwich without the bread. 2.5oz vacuum sealed package”Providing the highest quality, delicious Grab-N-Go snacks for the health conscious fast-paced consumer — a taste that adults and children both love. Our product is made with the highest quality salami and Wisconsin Cheese. A healthy ready to eat meal to benefit consumers “on the run” cutting the carbs and gluten that we all try to avoid.

Maker of America's No. 1–selling Greek Yogurt brand and the second largest yogurt manufacturer in the U.S., Chobani, LLC, was founded on the belief that people have great taste—they just need great options. Chobani produces high-quality authentic strained Greek Yogurt products made with only natural ingredients from its plants in New Berlin, N.Y., Twin Falls, Idaho and South Victoria, Australia. Chobani is committed to using milk from regional farms and strengthening its surrounding local economies. Chobani gives a portion of its annual profits to charities worldwide through the company's charitable foundation. In 2017, Chobani was recognized by Fast Company as one of the top 10 most innovative companies in the world. All Chobani products—including Chobani® Greek Yogurt, Chobani "Flip"™, Chobani Mezé® Dips, Drink Chobani™, Chobani Tots®, Chobani Kids® and Chobani Simply 100®—are kosher certified, contain five live and active cultures and are made with milk from cows not treated with rBST.* Chobani products are available nationwide in the U.S., Mexico and Australia, and in countries in Asia and Latin America. For more information, please visit http://www.chobani.com/and https://www.facebook.com/Chobani/. *According to the FDA, no significant difference has been found between milk derived from rBST-treated and non-rBST-treated cows.

Country Archer makes like simple and enjoyable for the modern day no nonsense carnivore by respecting the intelligence of Mother Nature. At Country Archer, our mission, passion and obsession is to provide deliciously healthy gourmet meat snacks crafted from responsibly sourced real food ingredients and to fuel and inspire the world’s doers and dreamers on the adventurous pursuit of finding their own personal edge.

What’s in a Crunchmaster™ cracker? Whole grains, seeds, and that’s about it. What’s not? GMOs, gluten, and artificial colors and flavors. By focusing on wholesome ingredients from trusted sources, Crunchmaster has crafted simply delicious snacks to fit every healthy lifestyle.

Showcasing at Snack Attack:
NEW Crunchmaster Protein Snack Crackers with five grams of plant-based protein per serving, NEW Crunchmaster Tuscan Peasant Crackers, and a NEW seasonal flavor--Crunchmaster Pumpkin Harvest in Savory Pumpkin

Farm Rich is one of the nation’s bestselling frozen snacks and appetizers brands, offering easy-to-prepare products made with wholesome, great-tasting ingredients the whole family loves. The company features a wide variety of frozen snack, appetizer and bakery products sold at grocery and club stores nationwide. For a complete list of products, nutritional information, recipe inspirations and more, visit FarmRich.com. Farm Rich is a division of Rich Products, based in Buffalo, NY.

GoGo squeeZ® is the leading squeezable, 100 percent fruit applesauce in a pouch. GoGo squeeZ® is focused on making it easier for families to be healthier and happier with more than 30 different varieties, including applesauces, fruit and veggies, and most recently, yogurt on the go. GoGo squeeZ® YogurtZ brings together scrumptious real yogurt and fruit with protein, calcium and Vitamin D, packaged in the convenient, iconic GoGo squeeZ® pouch. Challenging the conventions of the dairy industry, GoGo squeeZ® YogurtZ is absolutely fridge free! All products are made with nothing but goodness inside for delicious, healthy snacking on the go.

Good Health® Natural Products, Inc. is the creator of crunchy, crave-worthy snacks that make it easy to make better choices. A trailblazer in common sense snacking, Good Health®’s robust portfolio of snacks are made with better-for-you ingredients, like olive and avocado oils, whole grains, sweet potatoes and vegetables – all so you can Enjoy Being Good® without sacrificing on taste!

Meet the hottest new company to pioneer wholesome, substantial and irresistibly delicious snacks all grown on American Farms using original American Recipes: Farmer’s Pantry. Like the name suggests, Farmer’s Pantry is passionate about creating scrumptious, hearty snacks using the kind of authentic, identifiable ingredients you would find in a farmer’s pantry! Every snack is lovingly crafted from some combination of meats, grains and vegetables - all grown on American Farms. This is not just a new food idea – it’s a snack revolution!

Farmer’s Pantry debuts two new snack lines that truly push the boundaries of what snacks can be: Farmers Pantry Cornbread Crisps and Farmers Pantry Meal Snacks. Both snack lines are designed to feed a hungry nation, which is fast moving away from the traditional “3 meals a day” routine.

Godshall’s Artisan Butcher- The specialty line from a family of butchers famous for their real wood smoked turkey bacon. Since 1945, Godshall’s has been feeding families fresher, healthier alternatives and Turkey Bites are no exception; a juicier, more flavorful twist on jerky in flavors that break from the ordinary. Containing 10grams of protein and just 3.5 grams of fat per serving, Artisan Butcher Turkey Bites are perfect for snacking after a workout or exploring the great outdoors.

Hain Celestial, a leading organic and natural products company, offers consumers a selection of delicious snack options, including: Garden of Eatin’ tortilla chips made with organic corn; family-friendly Sensible Portions Garden Veggie straws and chips; and TERRA real vegetable chips.

The quintessential S’mores brand trio, HONEY MAID Grahams, HERSHEY’s Milk Chocolate and Jet-Puffed Marshmallows, have joined together to make sure the easiest – and tastiest – part of your backyard gathering is the grand finale. Nothing says summer more than a backyard BBQ. But after the meal is served and the conversations wind down, only coming together to experience the magic of S’mores can keep the gathering going. That’s why adding S’mores to the menu is a no-brainer. To celebrate S’mores as the perfect sweet treat for any grilling occasion, the brand trio has named S’mores as the ‘Official Dessert of the BBQ.’

Discover Lifeway Kefir, the high calcium, high protein, yogurt-style beverage that tastes great and offers an endless list of health benefits with its 12 live and active probiotics.

Muuna is on a mission to change the way consumers think about cottage cheese. Muuna has reimagined cottage cheese with a new line of melt-in-your-mouth creamy, single-serve cups with delicious pieces of fruit, including Strawberry, Blueberry, Pineapple, Peach and Mango. Each 5.3oz cup has 15 grams of protein and 130 calories. Muuna also offers its single-serve cup in Lowfat Plain, which contains 19 grams of protein and 120 calories.

Healthy and convenient Naturipe Snacks pair fresh strawberries, blueberries, and grapes with creamy cheeses and crunchy nuts in one portable package. This better-for-you snack satisfies hunger while offering protein, fiber, Vitamin C, and calcium. Available in a six tastefully curated fruit, cheese, and nut combinations ranging from sweet to savory and mild to spicy, Naturipe Snacks are a perfect pick for nutritionally balanced ready-to-eat snacking at home and on-the-go -- with no preparation time required. Naturipe Snacks offers simplified snacking for health-conscious foodies.

Snikiddy® is the creator of delicious snacks made from simple, wholesome, real-food ingredients. A family-friendly snack brand with a mission to deliver great taste and ingredients everyone can enjoy and feel good about, the brand recently underwent a product line upgrade and now offers snack lines including USDA Certified Organic Cheese Puffs, Non-GMO Project Verified Whole Grain Purple Corn Puffs and Baked Fries made with organic corn and sunflower oil. All Snikiddy snacks are Certified Gluten Free, OUD Kosher and made with non-GMO ingredients, and do not contain any artificial colors, preservatives, high fructose corn syrup, trans fats, hydrogenated oils or MSG.

TEDDY, a Mondelēz International brand, is introducing parents to a delicious new treat that helps spark playful discovery in their kids. Meet TEDDY Soft Bakes! TEDDY Soft Bakes are fluffy, soft-baked filled treats created in the shape of a bear . TEDDY Soft Bakes have a hidden flavored filling that kids will love to discover and are a delicious snacking option that helps spark playful moments of discovery and natural curiosity – available in Chocolate Filling and Vanilla-flavored Filling.

MEDIA

We recognize that, as members of the media, your time is precious. That's why this Editor Showcase is the perfect opportunity for you to gain immediate access to brands that likely will be of interest to you. In only three hours you will be exposed to dozens of products, potentially generating nearly as many story ideas. Located in the heart of Times Square, this Editor Showcase is ultra-convenient for New York-based media, and a terrific opportunity for national media to visit the Big Apple!

Please note that there will be no children or walk-ups admitted into the event.

Contact Natalie Terashima at Rachel Kay Public Relations to request a credential.

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