Natural Foods Merchandiser

New Product Review's Top 40

Each month, The Natural Foods Merchandiser polls retailers throughout the United States to determine what products are selling in various regions. To participate, contact

Helen Nevanpera,
owner, By Nature, Houghton, Mich.

  1. NOW Foods, Organic Flaxseed Meal
  2. Spectrum Natural, Organic Unpasteurized and Unfiltered Apple Cider Vinegar
  3. Cafe Altura, Organic Regular Roast Ground Coffee
  4. Blue Sky Soda, all flavors
  5. Arrowhead Mills Puffed Cereal
  1. Smart Nutrition, Serrapeptase
  2. Enzymatic Therapy, Phyto-biotic
  3. Barlean's Flaxseed Oil
  4. North American Herb and Spice Oregano Oil
  5. Twin Lab Emulsified Cod Liver Oil, Orange Flavor
  1. NOW Foods Essential Oils, all scents
  2. Dr Bronner's Pure-Castile Bar Soap, all scents
  3. MiraCell Inc. MiraCell
  4. Kiss My Face Pure Olive Oil Soap
  5. Honeybee Gardens Tropical Lip Balm
  1. Xylichew Gum and Mints, all flavors
  2. Seventh Generation Ultra Liquid Laundry Detergent, all scents
  3. Sunspire Organic Dark Chocolate Covered Cranberries
  4. Kind Fruit and Nut Bars, all flavors
  5. Kettle Care Pocket Perfumes, all scents
Tami Cannon,
manager, Health Food Center, Lawton, Okla.

  1. Food For Life Ezekiel 4:9 Wheat Bread
  2. Penta Water, 1 liter
  3. NOW Foods Almonds
  4. Endangered Species Chocolate, all flavors
  5. R.W. Knudsen Just Pomegranate
  1. Solaray Turmeric
  2. Renew Life First Cleanse
  3. Nature's Way Alive Vitamins
  4. Irwin Naturals Less Stress Weight Control
  5. Flora Hoodia
  1. Burt's Bees, full line
  2. NOW Foods Essential Oils
  3. NOW Foods Carrier Oils
  4. Tom's of Maine Deodorants
  5. Jason's Shampoos
  1. Crocs shoes
  2. Bi-O-Kleen Dish Soap
  3. Seventh Generation Dishwasher Powder
  4. New Wave Shower Filter
  5. Pet Promise Healthy Growth Cat Food
Carole Surginer,
owner, Herbs&More, Carrollton, Ga.

  1. NOW Foods Raw Almonds
  2. Bragg Apple Cider Vinegar
  3. Madhava Honey Agave Nectar, lite
  4. Blue Diamond Nuts Thins Crackers
  5. Tree of Life Black Cherry Concentrate
  1. Renew Life Cleanse, fiber
  2. New Chapter Holy Basil
  3. Vaxa Attend
  4. George's Aloe, gallon
  5. NOW Foods MSM
  1. Alvera Almond Deodorant
  2. NOW Foods Almond Oil
  3. Boericke & Tafel Cough and Bronchial Syrup
  4. NOW Foods Essential Oils
  5. Nature's Plus Ginkgo
  1. Solid Gold Pet Food
  2. PetGuard Yeast and Garlic Tabs
  3. Little Herb Encyclopedia (Woodland Health Books, 1994)
  4. Harmony Ear Cones
  5. Enviro Shower Filters
David Arias,
store manager, Henry's Market Place, Chula Vista, Calif.

  1. R.W. Knudsen Organic Apple Juice
  2. Westsoy Soymilk, lowfat
  3. Barbara's Shredded Wheat
  4. Boca Burgers
  5. Bragg Apple Cider Vinegar
  1. Flora Flor-Essence
  2. Ingestible Aloe Vera, bulk
  3. Earth Bounty Noni
  4. Nature's Way Vitamin C
  5. Country Life Omega-3
  1. derma E, entire line
  2. NOW Foods Tea Tree Oil
  3. Naturtint Hair Color
  4. Hair Doc
  5. NOW Foods Almond Oil
  1. Gift Cards, assorted brands
  2. Candles, assorted brands
  3. Pet Promise Dog Food
  4. Wine Wrapping Bags
  5. Pet Promise Cat Food
Janet Bridges,
store manager, Nature's Health Nook, Whitney, Texas

  1. Food For Life Ezekiel 4:9 Bread
  2. Kinnikkinik White Sandwich Bread
  3. Spectrum Coconut Oil
  4. Michael Seasons Soy Chips
  5. Terra Sweet Potato Chips
  1. Nature's Way Valerian Root
  2. NOW Foods CO-Q10
  3. NOW Foods Omega-3
  4. NOW Foods Prostate Support
  5. Solaray B-10
  1. NOW Foods Essential Oils, all scents
  2. Bath Therapy, original
  3. George's Aloe Herbal Rub
  4. Nature's Gate Shampoos
  5. Dr. Bronner's Pure-Castile Liquid Peppermint Soap
  1. PetGuard Powder
  2. Seventh Generation Free and Clear Laundry Detergents
  3. Auric Blend Incense, all
  4. Seventh Generation Fabric Softener
  5. Halo Purely For Pets Dreamcoat
Matt Frazier,
vice president, Sprout's Farmer's Market, Vista, Calif.

  1. Bragg Apple Cider Vinegar
  2. Terra Chips, all flavors
  3. Milton's Crackers
  4. Hansen's Sodas
  5. PowerBars
  1. NOW Foods Glucosamine Chondroitin
  2. NOW Foods Ester C
  3. NOW Foods Vitamin C
  4. NOW Foods Stevia Extract
  5. Doctor's Best MSM
  1. Burt's Bees Beeswax Lip Balm
  2. Burt's Bees Beeswax Lip Balm, Honey
  3. Wally's Ear Candles
  4. Jason Tea Tree Body Wash
  5. Jurassic Park Emu Lip Care
  1. Seventh Generation, all products
  2. Pet Promise, all products
  3. One Source Magazines, all
  4. Ecover Cleaning Products
  5. Greeting Cards, assorted brands
Jodi Shugg,
herbalist/owner, In Harmony Herbs and Spices, San Diego

  1. Ecco Bella Health By Chocolate, all flavors
  2. Numi Tea, all varieties
  3. Yogi Tea, all varieties
  4. The Mate Factor, Yerba Maté
  5. Bija Omega Truffles, dark chocolate
  1. Nordic Naturals Omega-3 and Ultimate Omega
  2. Herb Pharm Adrenal Support Tonic
  3. Herb Pharm Pharma Kava Extract
  4. New Chapter Host Defense
  5. Turtle Island Herbs Breath Deep Compound
  1. Oshadhi Highland Lavender Essential Oil
  2. Abra Aroma Therapeutics Bubble Bath, all scents
  3. Kuumba Made Fragrances
  4. Nature's Acres Moisture Cream, all varieties
  5. Self-Heal Sports Balm
  1. Aloha Bay Himalaya Salt Crystal Lamps
  2. Aloha Bay Chakra Energy Candles
  3. Aroma Naturals Votive Candles
  4. Leanin' Tree Greeting Cards, deluxe size
  5. The Herbal Medicine Maker's Handbook (Crossing Press, 2000)
Heather Killeen,
department manager, Harmons Grocery, St. George, Utah

  1. Flax, bulk
  2. R.W. Knudsen Just Pomegranate
  3. Food For Life Ezekiel 4:9 Seven Sprouted Grains Bread
  4. Panda Black Licorice Chews
  5. Back To Nature Granolas, all flavors
  1. Nuvite Labs Fish Oil
  2. Twinlab Prenatal Care
  3. Alacer Corp. Emer'gen-C, all flavors
  4. Continental Natural Acidophilus Culture
  5. Yerba Prima, all products
  1. Burt's Bees Beeswax Lip Balm
  2. Queen Helene Mint Julep Deodorant
  3. Tom's of Maine Toothpastes
  4. Jason Apricot Roll-On Deodorant
  5. Nature's Gate, all products
  1. Ecover Laundry Powder
  2. Ecover Dishwashing Liquid
  3. Spry, all products
  4. Orange-Mate, Mate Mist
  5. Wally's Ear Candles

Natural Foods Merchandiser volume XXVII/number 6/p. 74

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