This Slide Show features an update of 2014, 2015 and 2016 Editor’s Choice Award Winners, along with new information on sales data, product updates and line extensions.
MEND Regenerate won the ECA in 2016 in the anti-aging category, and is a dietary supplement formulated to combat muscle loss. It is now used nationwide by orthopedic surgeons, in the U.S. Military and various professional sports teams. MEND also launched MEND Cosmetics.
Garden Lite's Chocolate Muffins
A 2014 frozen food winner, Garden Lite’s Chocolate Muffins have grown in sales 650 percent since winning the award. Other flavors are also available including cranberry orange, however chocolate is the best-seller, and one of the fastest-growing items in the freezer section of major retailers including Costco, Target and Kroger.
CideRoad Organic Switchel
CideRoad Organic Switchel, a 2015 ECA winner in the juice category, is an organic beverage available in a variety of flavors in 3,500 stores nationwide. At the end of 2016, CideRoad had 137 percent U.S. dollar growth. The brand has also launched Spritzel, a flavorful sparkling beverage.
GlutnGo won the heart health ECA category in 2015, and is designed to help digest hidden gluten foods. It is sold nationally, internationally and online. Sales for GlutnGo have doubled in the last year, and Bricker Labs has also recently released a brain formula, Memory Matters.
OptaGest Tummy Trouble Fix
OptaGest Tummy Trouble Fix is a digestive supplement for cats and dogs that won the ECA in 2016 in the pet and animal supplement category. It aids digestive unrest from travel, boarding or a change in food. Sales have had a 35 percent increase and inClover has completely rebranded for the first time in 20 years.
JOINThealth Soft Chews
A joint health winner in 2014, JOINThealth Soft Chews are available in food stores nationwide, and has become one of Redd Remedies’ top five selling products. JOINThealth now also sells a one-per-day capsule and a two-per-day advanced formula.
Golden Goddess Turmeric Chai and Food of the Gods Chocolate Elixirs
Spice Pharm’s Golden Goddess Turmeric Chai and Food of the Gods Chocolate Elixirs won the 2015 ECA in the weight management category. A vegan drink designed to help the body deal with imbalances imposed on the body by processed foods and stress, it has seen an average sale increase of 243 percent. The line has also launched Golden Goddess Matrix Turmeric Tea, which was a finalist in the 2016 ECA awards.
Patient's One OpticOne
An antioxidant supplement winner in 2014, Patient’s One OpticOne was developed in Rio de Janiero, Brazil, and is Benchimol Eye Clinic’s foundation eye supplement. It is used as a preventative therapy and to assist those with a tendency toward
s glaucoma. Sales have increased drastically both domestically and overseas.
Regimen Whey Protein featuring GPAC
Regimen Whey Protein featuring GPAC was a 2016 sports nutrition ECA winner now available in new flavors. The company will also be increasing protein content from 15 g to 20 g, and the serving size will be adjusted from 1 GPAC to 2 GPAC, each containing 10 g of protein. The Regimen apparel line is anticipated to be released in 2018.