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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.

ALOHA makes healthy choices convenient and accessible with organic, plant-based protein snacks and supplements. With an expert team of doctors, nutritionists and holistic health practitioners, ALOHA develops products using exclusively whole ingredients derived from the earth to nourish the body and fuel the mind.

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.

Doc Parsley’s Sleep Remedy is a drug-free combination of the constituent ingredients required for the normal cascades of neurophysiologic changes associated with the brain’s preparation for sleep. Dr. Parsley created the formulation while working with the Navy SEALs, as he suspected that their reliance upon sleep drugs was likely interfering with their performance, mood, and disease risk. While doing routine labs, and working closely with hundreds of SEALs he was able to estimate the most effective amount of each ingredient—both through patient feedback and lab values. In fact, Dr. Parsley was 100% successful in getting his clients off of sleep drugs (prescription or OTC)—if that was their goal.

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.

Ocean Spray is a vibrant agricultural cooperative owned by more than 700 cranberry growers in the United States, Canada and Chile who have helped preserve the family farming way of life for generations. Formed in 1930, Ocean Spray is now the world’s leading producer of cranberry juices, juice drinks and dried cranberries and is the best-selling brand in the North American bottled juice category.

Silk’n and its parent company, Home Skinovations Ltd, is an award-winning, internationally acclaimed global leader in professional aesthetic devices for home use, and is a private company with a mission to develop, manufacture and sell the safest and most effective consumer devices. A team of skilled scientists, engineers and business executives have successfully introduced the most leading innovative light, laser and LED-based products to the global aesthetic devices market. The Silk’n family of at home products has over 10 million users world-wide. Silk’n has received international recognition for Best Hair Removal, Product of the Year – Hair Removal, Product of the Year - Anti-Aging and Best DIY Pedi tool.

Spice Islands® searches the world for spices and herbs of the highest quality. Then they craft and package them to deliver the most authentic and intense flavor possible. That’s why home chefs who have a taste for flavor adventure and everyday cooks who just want better tasting meals fill their pantries with Spice Islands® for more information on our products and recipes go to www.spiceislands.com.

Up Mountain Switchel is a health-conscious consumer’s dream beverage, boasting only 4 ingredients: organic apple cider vinegar, 100% Grade A maple syrup, organic fresh ginger root, and Berkshire mountain water and no added preservatives. Formulated after the original switchel recipe that was created by farmers in the 1700s and has been promoting vitality to its drinkers for the last 300 years, Up Mountain Switchel is a true farm-to-bottle health-focused heritage beverage.

Up Mountain Switchel is an independent, owner-operated, friends and family Vermont company dedicated to recreating the 18th century heritage vitality drink switchel with the freshest, purest, most functional ingredients. Each bottle of Up Mountain Switchel is produced within a non-GMO, Organic and Vegan supply chain.

HEALTH & NUTRITION • January 16, 2018 • 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.

Cherry Marketing Institute is an organization funded by North American Montmorency tart cherry growers and processors. There are more than 60 studies linking Montmorency tart cherries to an array of important health benefits, including sleep, inflammation, heart health and exercise recovery.

All Culturelle® probiotics are formulated with the #1 proven effective probiotic strain, Lactobacillus ramnosus GG (LGG®).†† With products for adults, kids and baby, there is a Culturelle® product to support digestive and immune health for everyone.*

Culturelle® is a trademark of DSM
LGG® is a trademark of Chr. Hansen A/S
††Based on the number of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG clinical studies, as of May 2017
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

CV Sciences operates two distinct divisions: Pharmaceuticals and Consumer Products. These divisions are supported by our medical and scientific advisory board and state-of-the art production facilities. At CV Sciences, our mission to improve well-being underscores our values, operations, and products. Our Consumer Products Division delivers botanical‐based cannabidiol products that enhance quality of life. Currently distributed nationally in health food stores, health care provider’s offices and online, each consumer products brand is backed by a formal safety review, growing body of case reports, and physician’s recommendations.

DRY Soda Company creates beautifully flavored, lightly sweet sodas, made with just a handful of ingredients. Founded in Seattle in 2005 by a mother of four, DRY’s products honor the real flavors of fruit, flowers, herbs, and spices. With a commitment to simple ingredients, artistry, community, and most of all, delicious flavor, DRY Soda Company is showing the world that not all sodas are created equal. DRY’s Sparkling Soda line features ten culinary-inspired flavors, sweetened with a touch of cane sugar, available in 12 oz. glass bottles, slim 12 oz. cans, four-packs, and seasonal 750 mL Celebration bottles. DRY Zero Sugar Sodas are USDA Organic and available in four bright and bubbly varieties in 12 oz. cans and 6-packs. DRY Soda Co’s beverages are sold in thousands of retail stores, restaurants and bars across North America.

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.

GT’s Living Foods has handcrafted our number one selling kombucha in small batches since 1995. Family owned and operated in Los Angeles, CA. Always raw and organic with billions of living probiotics and made with 100% pure love.

Harmless Harvest delivered the first-organic coconut water that is Fair for Life certified—meaning that it meets rigorous and independent standards for environmental sustainability and provides fair wages, access to healthcare, and well-being assurance for every farmer and employee both abroad and in the U.S. Harmless Harvest’s ecosystem-based business model also includes investing in the Thai communities where their coconuts are grown. From seed to shelf, the team at Harmless Harvest is committed to sharing the welfare they create and touching more lives with clean, delicious, organic foods that are produced and traded with fair and sustainable business practices that promote social, agricultural, and environmental progress.

Herbalife Nutrition is a global nutrition company whose purpose is to make the world healthier and happier - changing people's lives with great nutrition products & programs - since 1980. Together with Herbalife Nutrition independent distributors, the Company is committed to providing solutions to the worldwide problems of poor nutrition and obesity, an aging population, skyrocketing public healthcare costs and a rise in entrepreneurs of all ages. The Company offers high-quality, science-backed products, one-on-one coaching with an Herbalife Nutrition independent distributor, and a supportive community approach that inspires customers to embrace a healthier, more active lifestyle. The Company’s targeted nutrition, weight management, energy, fitness and personal care products are available exclusively to and through dedicated Herbalife Nutrition distributors in more than 90 countries.

Driven by a desire to provide real food crafted for a full life, Lorissa’s Kitchen creates protein-rich, responsibly sourced meat snacks made with a clean ingredient label. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and launched in 2016, Lorissa’s Kitchen believes a passion for delicious food goes hand-in-hand with a passion for making responsible choices. Lorissa’s Kitchen offers high-quality meat snacks in a variety of flavors, including grass-fed steak strips and beef sticks, and antibiotic-free pork and chicken cuts. You can find Lorissa’s Kitchen protein snacks at major grocery and convenience stores, and on Amazon. For more information, visit www.LorissasKitchen.com and follow @LorissasKitchen on Instagram.

LoveBug Probiotics is a premium line of award-winning probiotics for the whole family with supplements specifically formulated for adults, kids, and babies. Developed in partnership with internationally recognized doctors, LoveBug probiotics feature a patented delivery technology that is 15x more effective at delivering live microorganisms to the digestive tract than other leading probiotics. All of our products are non-GMO, Gluten Free, Yeast Free, Sugar Free, Lactose Free, Wheat Free, Nut Free, and include no chemicals, preservatives, or artificial colors or flavors. Learn more at lovebugprobiotics.com.

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 Hearts are on trend to be the next big superfood, packed with plant based protein and omegas. Learn more at www.manitobaharvest.com.

Mount Franklin Foods is a leading North American manufacturer of high quality confections and nut products that is focusing on bringing better-for-you products to the mainstream market. Mount Franklin has introduced 3 brands: Sweet Valley Organics, Softer Than Brittle and Simply Sunrise. Each of these brands has a mission to provide consumers with a better-for-you take on their favorite treats made with more natural, wholesome ingredients.

OWYN (Only What You Need) is a collection of our experiences and the knowledge we accumulated as professional athletes turned fitness enthusiasts. We learned what the body needs to perform at elite levels as well as what it takes to simply look and feel good every day.

Most importantly, we saw how proper nutrition has the power to change your life, and must contain three key elements: amazingly clean plant-based ingredients, superior functionality, and a taste so good you’ll always enjoy. Bringing these three together took over four years to do, but it’s been well worth the wait.

100% Plant Based
20G Complete Protein from Pea, Pumpkin Seed, and Flaxseed
535mg Omega 3s
4G Sugar
No Junk (no stevia, no sugar alcohols, nothing artificial)
Free of the top 8 allergens (no nuts/tree nuts, no dairy, no soy, no gluten, no egg, no shellfish/fish)

Pure Organic offers organic and nutritious snacks that use simple, wholesome, real ingredients to help make it easier to live a healthier life. Pure Organic’s line of products are always organic, non-GMO, gluten-free, plant-based and include the Ancient Grain bars, Organic fruit + nut bars, Fruit Snacks/Fruit Sandwiches, and founder Veronica Bosgraaf’s seasonal foods-based cookbook, Pure Food. Pureorganic.com.

RXBAR is the fastest growing nutrition bar brand in the United States. By being upfront and direct with its core ingredients in a clean, bold design, RXBAR cuts through the cluttered world of protein bars. With a base of dates, nuts and egg whites, each minimal-ingredient bar packs 12 grams of protein and is gluten free, soy free and dairy free with no added sugar or artificial ingredients. RXBAR comes in a variety of different flavors (including a kids' line!) and is perfect for a breakfast on the go or protein-packed snack.

Founded in 2000, SAMBAZON (Sustainable Management of the Brazilian Amazon) is the first and only certified Organic and Fair Trade Açaí company and organic Amazon Superfoods™ industry leader, supplying Açaí product options such as fresh juices, smoothies, energy drinks and frozen superfruit products for Açaí bowls made from delicious blends of Brazilian fruits and botanicals like Açaí, acerola, yerba mate and guaraná. A socially and environmentally conscious company, SAMBAZON operates a triple bottom line business model that uses commerce as a vehicle to create positive change. SAMBAZON is committed to sharing superfood wellness with the world in a way that supports people and planet and all SAMBAZON products are USDA Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified, vegan, and made with Ecocert Fair Trade ingredients.

Sneakz Organic is on a mission to enhance whole food vegetable nutrition in kids and their families across the country! Taking vegetables from "yuck" to "yum," Sneakz incorporates a proprietary mix of naturally organic, nutrient-rich veggies into its products, including Sneakz Organic Milkshakes and the new Sneakz Vegan Protein Powder. All Sneakz products are non-GMO, certified kosher and gluten-free, and they are offered in delicious Chocolate, Strawberry and Vanilla flavors. Learn more at www.sneakz.com.

Eat more dark chocolate, not more sugar! Enjoy delicious Tru Chocolate, and dark chocolate covered snacks. Naturally sweetened without sugar, certified vegan, non-GMO, fair trade, gluten free and kosher. You don't miss the sugar!

Wasa (pronounced “vah-sah”) has been the world’s most renowned and largest baker of all-natural, whole grain crispbread since 1919. Wasa crispbreads are made with wholesome ingredients and are high in fiber and low in fat. The crispbread varieties make for a satisfying, versatile snack and are a great alternative to regular crackers and bread. Wasa crispbreads come in several varieties, including Wasa Whole Grain, Wasa Multi Grain, Wasa Light Rye, Wasa Hearty Rye, Wasa Sourdough Rye, Wasa Fiber Rye, Wasa Flaxseed, Wasa Sesame and Wasa Crisp N’ Light. Wasa Gluten Free will be launching in 2018!

The Wonderful Company is a privately held $4 billion global company dedicated to harvesting health and happiness around the world. Its iconic brands include FIJI Water, POM Wonderful, Wonderful Pistachios & Wonderful Almonds, Wonderful Halos and Teleflora.

The Wonderful Company’s connection to consumers has health at its heart and giving back in its DNA. To learn more about The Wonderful Company, its products and core values, visit www.wonderful.com, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Zarbee’s Naturals is a small, pediatrician-founded brand focused on making wholesome, safe and chemical-free wellness products for all ages that keep the whole hive buzzing and make for a happy, thriving community. Since the beginning, Zarbee’s Naturals has defined itself by what goes into a Zarbee's bottle -- carefully sourced, handpicked wholesome ingredients -- and just as importantly, what does not -- drugs, alcohol, gluten, artificial flavors, artificial sweeteners and dyes -- which means you can feel good about what you bring into your home.

SNACK ATTACK • April 26, 2018 • 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.

Additional 2018 Brands Coming Soon!

DRY Soda Company creates beautifully flavored, lightly sweet sodas, made with just a handful of ingredients. Founded in Seattle in 2005 by a mother of four, DRY’s products honor the real flavors of fruit, flowers, herbs, and spices. With a commitment to simple ingredients, artistry, community, and most of all, delicious flavor, DRY Soda Company is showing the world that not all sodas are created equal. DRY’s Sparkling Soda line features ten culinary-inspired flavors, sweetened with a touch of cane sugar, available in 12 oz. glass bottles, slim 12 oz. cans, four-packs, and seasonal 750 mL Celebration bottles. DRY Zero Sugar Sodas are USDA Organic and available in four bright and bubbly varieties in 12 oz. cans and 6-packs. DRY Soda Co’s beverages are sold in thousands of retail stores, restaurants and bars across North America.

The Hain Celestial Group, is a leading organic and natural products company with operations in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Hain Celestial participates in many natural categories with well-known snack brands that include Garden of Eatin’®, Sensible Portions® and TERRA®.

Innovatively crafted Naturipe Snacks pair fresh sweet berries and grapes with creamy cheese and crunchy nuts, providing snackers with healthier options. Healthy, fresh and convenient, these snacks offer tastefully curated flavor combinations ranging from sweet to savory, and mild to spicy. In addition, our perfectly portioned fresh fruit cups are packed with 5 ounces of fresh fruit and a handy spork, perfect for the on-the-go consumer with a busy and healthy lifestyle.


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.

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