2010 Retailer of the Year

Retailer of the Year New Seasons Market ushers in a new era of natural products retail stores.

derma e

derma e Natural Bodycare has expanded its Very Clear line with Very Clear Problem Skin Body Wash to help fight blemishes on the back, shoulders and chest. The product blends tea tree, willow bark, rosewood, lavender and chamomile. According to the company, the product is “perfect for after the gym, workouts or outdoor activities for cleaner, clearer and healthier skin.”

baby care

Fresh Organics, Inc. introduces its new Organic Baby line. The allergen-free line includes Baby Bottom Balm, Velvety Soft Babee Lotion, Calming Bubble Bath and Conditioning Shampoo & Body Wash. The certified-
organic products contain no sodium lauryl/laureth sulfates, no parabens, no petroleum/mineral oils/phthalates and no artificial colors or fragrances.

Thunder Ridge has added Emu Oil to its line of 100% natural skincare products to reduce the redness and inflammation caused by acne. Thunder Ridge says its emu oil is made of essential fatty acids like omegas-3/6/ 9, which penetrate through the seven layers of skin and bring blood and oxygen to the surface of the skin to repair and moisturize it.

technology for retailers

If your cash register is a glorified calculator and your Web site has been stagnant for the past year, you are probably missing out on some important opportunities for reaching customers.

natural foot care

It’s the middle of sandal season and finally feet are getting a break from the constraints of high heels and dirty sneakers. Some feet, though, are looking a little worse for the wear at this point. Thankfully, there are a number of natural ways to get your tootsies looking clean and beach-worthy. 

sunscreen bottle

Washington, D.C.—The Environmental Working Group (EWG) released the 4th edition of its annual Sunscreen Guide. In all, the guide assessed about 1,400 products with SPF, including beach and sports lotions, sprays and creams, moisturizers, make-up and lip balms.

Natural feminine hygiene products let women use the types of products with which they are comfortable, without the worry of introducing harmful pollutants into their bodies and the environment.

natracareNatracare has redesigned its chlorine-free and biodegradable Breathable panty liner with extra-soft, certified organic, 100% cotton cover to keep skin dry and irritation free. The liners continue to be free of latex, perfumes, petroleum-based plastics and super-absorbent gels. These “Mini Breathable” lines have the same configuration and bar code as the previous product.