Corporate transparency, restorative agriculture and the rise of nut butters as a snack were among several emerging trends from Natural Products Expo West 2017 that were highlighted in a webinar from market research firm SPINS on Thursday.
The Project NOSH team walked miles of the show’s booth-lined aisles, which were filled with 3,100 exhibiting companies and over 80,000 attendees. The goal: to find new products that embody the natural food industry’s hottest trends — and five in particular stood out among the sea of booths.
In this video from Natural Products Expo West, Nardone explains the delicate process of creating a brand around a known quantity like PopCorners and the steps other companies should consider when re-thinking the limitations of their own branded products. He also discusses the progress of Our Little Rebellion overall.
How the refrigerated bar category Perfect Bar pioneered is growing, despite supply chain challenges and shrinking shelf space.
The new products include three Thai Coconut Curry Sauces and Thai Almond Sauce. Both the new look and the new products will be rolled out over the next few months.
Pistachio Chewy Bites products are all natural, bite-sized bars packed with heart healthy pistachios and antioxidant rich cranberries. They are the ideal snack for those looking for healthy and filling options in a convenient bar.
Made from fresh fruit and vegetables, light and crispy Fruit Sticks and Veggie Sticks are gluten free, Non-GMO Project Verified and free from added sugars and preservatives. Veggie Sticks will join Fruit Sticks on retail shelves as the nationwide rollout begins immediately.
Bare Bones Classic Turkey Bone Broth is made from the bones of pasture-raised turkeys, along with organic vegetables and herbs that aren’t sold to grocers and would otherwise go to waste.
Shah Trading Company has been a family-owned and operated company for more than forty years, offering a premier selection of ethnic and natural foods across Canada. The company has become known as the country’s leading ethnic food distributor, and now, Shah Trading Company’s Dunya Harvest is offering a selection of high quality natural and organic foods.
These new graham-style crisps have 50% less sugar and 2X the protein of the leading graham treats and, with only five ingredients, they truly have a clean label.