CirandaCIRANDA presents Palmfruit, said to be the first EcoSocial-certified organic shortening. The Palmfruit oils are environmentally sustainable and are also trans-fat free, rich in vitamin E and vegan, according to the company.
221 Vine St., Hudson, WI 54016,

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, October 2009

All new to Protos Foods, Inc. are Super Ostrim Natural Nuggets, Beef and Ostrich Nuggets with Cranberries. Each resealable package contains 29 g of protein and has no preservatives, MSG, nitrites or erythorbate. Get the ultimate sports nutrition meat snack that has 62% less sodium than traditional beef jerky.
449 Glenmeade Rd., Greensburg, PA 15601,

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, October 2009

TeecinoNew from Teeccino Caffé are two new flavors of herbal coffees: Maya French Vanilla and Mediterranean Pumpkin Spice.

ZolaZola Açaí presents four bottled functional Brazilian superfruit smoothies. Flavors include Superfood Smoothie, Energy Smoothie, Immunity Smoothie and Antioxidant Smoothie. Each smoothie is infused with the antioxidant packed açaí berry and other superfruits.
1501-A Vermont St., San Francisco, CA 94107,

KnudsenR.W. Knudsen Family introduces a new zero-calorie organic drink, Sparkling Essence. Try the four flavors in Lemon, Cucumber, Blueberry and Mint. There are no artificial ingredients or added sugars. By uniquely brewing in fresh spring water, the sparkling drink has a fresh flavor.
SRP: $3.79-3.99 per four 10.5-ounce packs.

OrganozOrganoz from Nature’s Oasis is an all-natural sweetener with zero sugars and zero calories. The product combines stevia, luo han guo, xylitol and momordica. Since this is a low-glycemic food, it is good sugar alternative for diabetics says the company.
100 N. Travis St., Sherman, TX 75090,


Santa CruzSanta Cruz Organic partnered with Choice Organic Teas to create a brand-new line of 32-oz. teas. Lemon, Mango,
Peppermint and Raspberry are the latest flavors to round out the
SRP: $2.79–3.29
1 Strawberry Ln., Orrville, OH 44667,

Vitamin SpiceVitaminSpice has launched a unique line of all-natural herbs and spices that are enhanced with extra vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. Suitable for use in cooking up to 200 degrees, varieties include Black Pepper, Ground Cinnamon, Crushed Red Pepper and Garlic (with vitamin C, niacin, thiamin, riboflavin, folic acid, vitamin B12 and more).

Omega CheeseOmega Farms presents a line of cheese products with all-natural omega-3s, a good source of fatty acids. Choose from Monterey Jack and Mild Cheddar cheese blocks, which both contain odorless EPA/DHA sourced from cod oil.
P.O. Box 56598, 21090 Cabot Blvd. Hayward, CA 94545,