LAS VEGAS—Informa announced the winners of its third annual SupplySide CPG Editor’s Choice Awards.
Five consumer packaged goods (CPG) products were selected by the SupplySide editorial team for the short list based on achievements in innovation and market impact in 20 categories: antioxidant supplements, bars, brain health/mood, digestive health, energy drinks, frozen food, hair care/nutricosmetics, heart health, joint health, juices, multivitamin, pet food/treats, pet health, skin care, snacks, specialty supplement/food, sports nutrition, tea, weight management and women’s health.
The winner in each category was announced at SupplySide West 2014 during the CPG Editor’s Choice Awards Reception on Wednesday, October 8, at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
"The out-of-the box thinking displayed by the companies on the short list in each category made selecting just one winner a challenge for our editorial team," said Heather Granato, vice president, content, in Informa’s Health & Nutrition Network. "We’re excited to celebrate their innovation and market vision as CPG industry leaders."
For 17 years, SupplySide has helped dietary supplement, food, beverage, personal care and cosmetic professionals find information to explore, discover, innovate and market their next best-selling product.
The 2014 SupplySide CPG Editor’s Choice Awards Winners are:
Antioxidant Supplements: OpticOne™ Vision Support Formula by MediNutritionals Research LLC
Bars: Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Protein Chewy Bars by Cascadian Farm Organic
Brain Health/Food: Taki Mai by South Pacific Elixirs Ltd.
Digestive Health: KeVita Blueberry Cherry, Tangerine and Hibiscus Berry by KeVita
Energy Drinks: WakeUp-Post Lunch Waker by InnoBev Ltd.
Frozen Food: Chocolate Muffin by Classic Cooking LLC/Garden Lites
Hair Care/Nutricosmetics: youtheory Men's Line by youtheory
Heart Health: Omega Q Plus® Lutein by Healthy Directions
Joint Health: JOINThealth Soft Chews by Redd Remedies
Juices: Coconut Water and Greens by Evolution Fresh
Multivitamin: Prenatal Precious Gems™ Gummy Multivitamin by Rainbow Light
Pet Food/Treats: CORE® Superfood Protein Bars by Wellness Natural Pet Food
Pet Health: indigo™ Fresh Dental Sticks, Floss Bones & Dental Sauce by PetSafe®
Skin Care: scientific organics coconut-argan body oil by emerginC
Snacks: Bernie's Farm Cheddar Crackers by Annie’s Homegrown
Specialty Supplement/Food: CinG-X by CinG-X Corporation of America
Sports Nutrition: Recover & Repair by Natrol Inc.
Tea: Zest Tea Energy Blends by Zest Tea Energy Blends
Weight Management: ENU by Trovita Health Science
Women’s Health: Relizen® by JDS Therapeutics