With the full exhibitor lineup almost confirmed, event organizer Diversified Business Communications UK has released details of some of the new natural and organic health and beauty products that will make their Nordic debut next month, in Malmö, Sweden, on Oct. 20 to 21 , at this year’s Natural Products Scandinavia.
Now in its second year, the award-winning trade event provides an unrivalled opportunity for thousands of local and international buyers, retailers, and press representatives to meet natural and organic product innovators and pioneers from around the world. They’ll also enjoy an exclusive preview of a wealth of new natural, organic, fair trade, free-from, sustainable and healthy living products from over 190 exhibiting brands. The following is just a taste of what’s in store this year.
Natural Beauty & Spa
First time exhibitor Professional Beauty Scandinavia (stand NE36) is presenting new men's natural grooming range Rehab London into Scandinavia. Rehab London is made for men and for men's skin, balancing needs and demands. Packaging is easy to handle, products are spot on for daily usage, funny names and very easy instructions guarantees a convenient and joyous experience. (Finland)
Aromtech Ltd (stand NB46) will be introducing new natural Berry product Arctic Beauty Pearls™—an innovative new beauty and wellness supplement based on Lingonberry Seed Oil. This vege-capsule supplement provides a combination of excellent anti-ageing characteristics and the daily supply of omega-3. CO2-extracted oil from lingonberry seeds is exceptionally high in essential omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, and gamma-tocotrienol associated with strong antioxidant activity. (Finland)
Naturkosmetikkompaniet AB (stand NB08) will be launching Heliotrop—a complete range of exclusive skin, body and hair care products, which are labeled NaTrue and EcoControl and are also vegan and gluten-free. In addition, they will be showcasing clothes from The Spirit of OM, made from organic cotton, bamboo or wool (ideal to use for yoga practice or just for general wellbeing from the chakra colors and micronized tourmaline), plus a new extended range from Crearome with herbs, spices and superfoods. (Sweden)
Dermanord Svensk Hudvard AB will be showcasing its Maria Åkerberg Deepskin Organics range on stand NA16. The label of unique, Swedish, organic skin care and makeup sold by professionals is known for being high quality yet affordable. This is made possible by the company’s four founding pillars: No extra packaging other than what is needed; no advertisements (all money goes into product development); no unnecessary eco-labeling of products; and no intermediaries—all products go straight from Dermanord in Frillesås to the supplier. (Sweden)
DISNA, S.A. (stand NB23) is exhibiting two brands—NaturVital and Corpore Sano—at this year’s show. Both ranges are made using natural plant extracts (with some ingredients grown organically). New launches include Ecocert-certified shampoos and shower gels, ICEA-certified toothpastes, and face creams made with red grape plant stem cells. (Spain)
New exhibitor Spa Vivent Vertriebs GmbH (stand NC52) is a German distributor of extraordinary organic products that are unique in Europe. The range includes Dudu Osun—a traditional black soap (made of ash from palm pieces and cocoa beans) from Nigeria, which has a luxurious foam and wonderful smell; Dudu Shea—a cold pressed, 100 percent pure Shea butter, which has a good influence on the skin; and Tanamera Tropical Spa products from Malaysia. (Germany)
Esse Organic Skincare (stand ND46) is a fair trade, organic skin care series produced in South Africa, which is now available in Swedish health food stores. These groundbreaking products are made from African plants known for their unique healing properties. Esse is certified by Ecocert France, and the Vegan Society, and accredited by PhytoTrade Africa. New products on show include Esse Gel cleanser; Esse Eye & Lip cream; and Esse Rich Moisturiser, containing Marula Oil, Olive Leaf extract, and Yangu and Manketti oils. (South Africa)
Faith in Nature, the multi-award-winning natural beauty brand, will be presenting its range of natural hair care, bath, body and skin care products at this year’s Natural Products Scandinavia on stand NC43. The company, which prides itself in providing the very best quality products with an eco-friendly approach, will also be showcasing its new super fruity and tropical fruits ranges, its beautiful Humphrey’s Corner Natural Babycare range, as well as its eco household cleansing collection.
Natracare—Bodywise (UK) Ltd will be launching its exciting new packaging look, together with brand new personal care products, on stand ND12. These include line extensions to its organic and natural feminine hygiene range and the launch of an exciting new category—Natracare organic cotton make-up removal wipes. (UK)
Health & Nutrition
Aduna Ltd (stand NA21) is an Africa-inspired health and beauty brand featuring innovative African natural ingredients. The company’s first product is its African superfruit baobab—a 100 percent natural, nutrient-dense, raw wholefood, which is almost 50 percent fibre and has one of the highest antioxidant capacities of any fruit in the world. Since launching last year, baobab has become the best-selling superfood in Planet Organic and Whole Foods Market in London. (UK)
Harmony Cone’s Ear Candles are the first to use certified organic cotton, proudly partnering with Appachi Eco-Logic (stand NC16). Harmony’s Ear Candles are more than just a great natural hygienic product; they are part of a story. Harmony’s Ear Candles are handcrafted by families in need—homeschooling families, people with disabilities, and single mothers. Harmony provides training and education; creating trusting communities, increasing true, holistic health and improving the lifestyles of all the families. (USA)
Returning exhibitor DITRA nv – MARTERA (stand NA40) produces natural food supplements under the brand name MARTERA. Its product range includes liquid multi-vitamin concentrate Vibracell and Vibracell sport; organic Noni de Tahiti juice; organic aloe ferox juice and aloe ferox gel; organic goji juice and graviola juice; plus water energising device Aqua-Cel. (Belgium)
New product from Acuball – Dr. Cohen (stand NA11) creates optimum sitting position for computer users. When placed behind the lower back the Acuback effectively restores the lumbar lordotic curvature with a precision moulded design that accepts spinous processes of the vertebrae and creates an acupressure effect on the supporting erector spinae musculature. Extremely easy to use, the anticipated cost savings to companies, health care systems, and end users from creating better computer poster are significant. (Canada)
Inpea AB (stand NE12) distributes Pr1mera stevia and other healthy products, which are imported from Spain. The company’s product range includes chocolate, chewing gum, jam, marmalade, Echinacea, deodorant, and more. (Sweden)
Inpac Pharma (stand NB35) is a CMO company based in Lund (Sweden) with experience and expertise in blending, production and packaging pharmaceuticals, probiotics, and food supplements primarily for the Nordic and European markets. With its high-tech and well-equipped facility in Sweden they can provide all the services one would expect from a packaging partner. They also have a service for hand packaging and the packaging of clinical trials, including randomisation. (Sweden)
Walmark, a.s. (stand NB21) is a leading producer of food supplements in Central and Eastern Europe (complying with GMP standards). Walmark’s products already reach consumers in more than 40 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa, and they are now looking forward to presenting their comprehensive product portfolio to consumers in Sweden and other Scandinavian countries at the show. (Czech Republic)
FW Medical (stand NC39) – the team behind silicol®gel is keen to acquaint with all those interested in natural products for gastrointestinal disorders. Presented in two sizes, 200ml and 500ml, silicol®gel is a colloidal or highly dispersible aqueous solution of silicic acid taken orally to keep the digestive system in comfort and harmony. It’s a Medical Device (Class IIa), with clinical support, and a strong heritage of helping improve quality of life. (UK)
Valentis (stand NE22) creates and produces various pharmaceutical and food supplements under GMP conditions. The company develops health products based on herbal extracts (without chemical preservatives) and ecological propolis extract. Services include contract manufacturing and private labelling for pharmaceuticals and food supplements in liquid and solid forms. (Lithuania)
The latest addition to Primera Technology Europe‘s range is the AP550e, a semi-automatic label applicator that makes it fast and easy to precisely apply product and identification labels onto a wide range of flat surfaces; such as rectangular or tapered bottles, boxes, and much more (stand ND37). Labels are applied straight, without wrinkles or folds, in exactly the location desired. This gives finished products a highly professional look, and significantly increases the number of containers that can be labelled per hour (versus manually applying labels). (Germany)
Marienburg Charcoal (stand ND34) operates the biggest charcoal factory in the Baltics and will be showcasing its new unique, restaurant quality, ecological lumpwood charcoal at this year’s event. Produced from alder wood that is dried in the natural environment, Marienburg Charcoal Marienburg offers an excellent grilling experience. The quality secures instant ignition (flammable liquids are not necessary), with sustainable heat in 15 minutes, and temperatures up to 300°C. It’s smokeless and odourless, and results in a great tasting, natural flavour. With 10 years of established experience in charcoal exports to France, the company is now looking for new market opportunities in Scandinavia.(Latvia)
Lilly's Eco Clean (stand NA44C) manufacture human, animal and environmentally friendly household cleaning products. All Lilly's Eco Clean products are approved by the Vegetarian Society, and all surface cleaning products are scientifically proven 99.9% antibacterial. The range includes all purpose spray with eucalyptus or citrus oils, degreaser and descaler, toilet cleaner, floor cleaner, washing up liquid, non bio laundry liquid, and fabric softener. New 1.5 litre pouch refills are also coming soon.