NEW YORK (PRWEB) October 11, 2017
The 2017 Healthy Brand Showcase East Coast took place on October 4, 2017 at the Roger Smith Hotel in New York City. During the one-day only event, national, healthy living, organic, non-GMO, vegan, natural beauty, nutrition, and wellness brands presented new products for the fall and winter months. From real fruit-infused “Amazin Raisins” to MRI-approved aromatherapy patches, brands participated in interactive demos and on-site interviews with leading wellness influencers.
The Healthy Brand Showcase is a seasonal one-day media event, hosted in Los Angeles and New York City, that connects health, natural beauty, nutrition, sustainability, and wellness brands with national magazines, talk show producers, newspaper reporters, bloggers, trade and freelance writers. The Healthy Brand Showcase is a venue to launch new products, expand regional media outreach and connect with national mainstream media who cover the health, wellness, fitness and the natural beauty space.
Highlights of the day included avocado and fresh mint vegan ice cream from [FoMu], acupressure point jewelry from Kali Zoe Designs, beet-and-goat-cheese Cassava Chips, and new natural haircare products from Sashapure designed for curly locks.
BROC SPROUT 2 - a 100% natural, nutraceutical-grade Whole Broccoli Sprout Capsule that quickly and easily delivers Sulforaphane to the body’s cells.
Sashapure - the first company to infuse its products with USDA-certified organic, sustainably harvested Sacha Inchi oil, offers the key to soft, healthy, shiny hair.
Numi Organic Tea - a purveyor of premium quality organic, non-GMO and fair trade certified teas and new herbal teasans. Numi blends its organic leaf teas with only real herbs, fruits, flowers and spices not unnecessary “natural” flavorings or perfumes.
Setton Farms - the second largest pistachio grower and processor in the United States, Setton Farms makes plain pistachios, salted pistachios, all-natural flavored pistachios, in addition to their iconic Pistachio Chewy Bites. Their latest healthy snack offering, Pistachio + Blueberry Cranberry Chewy Bites, is packed with over 50% pistachios and full of protein, fiber, potassium, and antioxidants.
Cal-Organic Farms - Cal-Organic started as a single crop of lettuce in 1984, has become thousands of certified organic acres across California. The company produces more than 65 USA-grown crops year-round and focuses on education for creative ways to get your organic fruits and veggies.
AQUA Carpatica - the first and only nitrate-free natural sparkling mineral water. Available in sparkling and still, AQUA Carpatica comes from protected springs deep within the Carpathian Mountains of Romania.
Beeline Skin Care - natural skin care products using local beeswax and honey. Beeline Skin Care products are hypoallergenic and have marvelous healing and moisturizing properties thanks to the remarkable quality of pure honey. A portion of Beeline Skin Care profits is donated to the Honey Bee Research Fund.
Amazing Fruit Products - Amazin’ Raisin are new all natural fruit flavor-infused raisins with no added sugar. Their patented process allows them to pack each bag of Amazin’ Raisin with real lemon, orange, strawberry, peach, and pineapple flavor and nothing artificial: No binders, fillers or sugary coating - just naturally sweet California raisins!
Bambooloo – a new luxury toilet paper derived from 100% sustainable bamboo fiber and made without harsh chemicals, bleaches, chlorine, or additives.
Made In Nature - from dried mangos to kale chips and nut-butter-filled “Figgy Pops,” Made In Nature “Supersnacks” are packed with fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, spices and grains to satisfy your cravings.
Wyndmere Naturals – a woman-owned aromatherapy company that has provided 100% pure therapeutic essential oils since 1995. Wyndmere Naturals recently launched MRI-approved aromatherapy patches for use in hospitals and medical centers.
Planet Fuel Beverage Company - crafting delicious, healthy, organic beverages targeting the teen/tween demographic. The organic juice company is a proud member of the GoCleanLabel initiative that advocates for simple, clean and easily understood food and beverage labeling.
Kalí Zoë Designs - jewelry hand-made in the U.S. with recycled metals, conflict-free stones, and has a purpose beyond the usual confines of jewelry. The unique Mudra design applies pressure to the LI4 pressure point between the thumb and forefinger. This point is known to relax the central nervous system, alleviate headaches, anxiety, stress, and increases circulation.
Farmer Willie's Craft Ginger Beer - Farmer Willie's Craft Ginger Beer is a deliciously crisp and refreshing drink made with a blend of cold-pressed ginger, ginger puree, cane sugar, fresh lemon juice, molasses, and nutmeg. Farmer Willie's is pioneering craft ginger beer (4.5% alc/vol) by using real, fresh ingredients & a lot less sugar.
Snack Factory - Since 2004, Snack Factory has reinvented the pretzel category with Pretzel Crisps, the world's first - and the original - pretzel-shaped cracker. Verified by the Non GMO project, Snack Factory is dedicated to innovating delicious clean-label snacks, Apple Sticks, Dessert Thins, Pita Chips and Tortilla Chips.
Plant Snacks™ Cassava Crunch™ - Launched in 2017 by healthy snack pioneer Pete Lescoe, Cassava Crunch is one of the first chip brands to use the root vegetable cassava, also known as yuca, as the main ingredient. Available in four distinct flavor varieties: Sea Salt, Seeds, Beet with Goat Cheese and Cheddar
Detroit Friends – This mission-driven brand takes potatoes, hand-grown & harvested from a vacant lot in Detroit's Hope District, and turns them into potato chips that actually taste homemade. Fried, spiced & packaged by hand by Friends of Detroit, an organization that aims to help residents of the Hope District on Detroit's east side find jobs and affordable housing.
[FoMu] ice cream - plant-based and made from-scratch using a base of coconut milk and organic sweeteners. Flavored using only all-natural nuts, herbs, spices, fruits, vegetables, and chocolate, each signature flavor is made in small batches to ensure that every hand-packed scoop or pint is as fresh and delicious as possible.
For more information about the brands, visit: http://www.healthybrandnyc.com.
About Healthy Brand Showcase
The Healthy Brand Showcase is a seasonal one-day media event, hosted in Los Angeles and New York City, that connects health, natural beauty, nutrition, sustainability, and wellness brands with national magazines, talk show producers, newspaper reporters, bloggers, trade and freelance writers. The Healthy Brand Showcase is a venue to launch new products, expand regional media outreach and connect with national mainstream media who cover the health, wellness, fitness and the natural beauty space. Healthy Brand media events are invitation-only and not open to the general public. With more than 35 years of combined experience in national lifestyle publicity, the Healthy Brand Showcase is produced by healthy living branding professionals Amanda Leesburg and Paige Wolf. For more information, visit: http://www.healthybrandshowcase.com.