Over a month ago, a Modern Moms Editor Showcase featuring products and services geared towards moms was held at the Mariott Marquis in New York. Attendees gained a wealth of great new information. Some of the products make great gifts for the expecting or modern mom and Mother’s Day is around the corner.
Modern Moms Editor Showcase provides an opportunity for exhibitors to secure one-on-one face time with some of today’s most influential media while providing information and samples of their new and upcoming products and services. Participating brands included Aprica Cadence & Teutonia T-linx (stroller), Bel Brands (Laughing Cow Light Cheese), Bove’s of Vermont, Crispy Green, Evenflo, General Mills, Genesis Today (juices), Gettington.com, HAPPYBABY, HerChanges, LLC, Letters Perfect, Malt-O-Meal/Mom’s Best Naturals, MD Solar Sciences, Pirate Brands, PishPosh Mommy, Red River Commodities/Sunbutter, Rhoost LLC, Rich Products Corporation, ServiceLive.com, Smartbox Experience, Smiling Green Mom, SOYJOY, Sun-Maid Growers of California, Tarkett, The Fresh Air Fund, Traditional Medicinals, Tribe Mediterranean Foods – Tribe Hummus, Tribe Mediterranean Foods- Veggie Patch, Verizon Thinkfinity, Vidazorb/Little Calumet Holdings, LLC.
Seven companies that stood out were Crispy Green, General Mills, HAPPYBABY, HerChanges, LLC, PishPosh Mommy, Rhoost LLC, Vidazorb/Little Calumet Holdings, LLC. Crispy Green are delicious freeze-dried fruit snacks packaged in convenient, travel friendly moisture-free 25-gram resealable pouches. Children love it and it makes the perfect healthy snack for them. General Mills introduced their delicious New Sweet Moments molten lava brownies and bite-size brownies that offer busy moms an effortless way to satisfy their chocolate cravings. Children will also love it and it will be available Summer, 2010. HAPPYBABY is the leading premium brand of baby and toddler meals in the United States. They are sold in over 5,000 stores with five different lines of optimally delicious organic foods for your growing family. HerChanges, “A Girl’s Guide to Getting Her First Period” is an educational tool that is beautifully packaged to make this guide to her first period fun and empowering. The PishPosh Mommy Caryall allows any purse to be made into a diaper bag. Now fashionista moms can take those designer purses out of the closet. Rhoost believes that baby-proofing products should help keep your child safe, as well as complement the unique style of your home. Their products do more than fit your decor and they work too! Vidazorb is a chewable probiotic with a full line to meet the needs of everyone in the family. Unlike it’s competitors, Vidazorb does not have to be refrigerated.
Several other companies also stood out. Bove’s of Vermont sauces and frozen meatballs are made with the freshest, all-natural ingredients and are delicious and great for kids. Another company is Smartbox which is an innovative new gift card where you can buy an unforgettable experience for friends and family. There are six categories with over 2,200 experiences to choose from. Smiling Green Mom is an amazing “Mom Blog” launched by Lynn Stone focusing on being green and living naturally. Lynn shares her stories of motherhood, all while trying to keep it “green”. If you like peanut butter but are allergic to nuts try yummy and healthy Sunbutter. Sunbutter is a great tasting alternative to peanut butter. Sunbutter is made of specially roasted sunflower seeds and all of their products are peanut free, tree-nut free and gluten free. Gettington.com is an online shopping site offering 20,000+ brands along with extended payment plans for customers and moms that need flexibility in their budgets. Make sure to check out these companies and try their services and products.