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Consumers can see what they’ve been missing with LightSpecs over-the-counter reading glasses from Smithfield, R.I.-based Foster Grant. LightSpecs solve two problems in one convenient product: Prescription-quality lenses minimize eye fatigue while powerful LED lights enable users to read in dark or work in dimly lit areas. Available in several magnifications and black or tortoise frames, LightSpecs retail for a suggested $24.99. For more information, visit See the Light age retails for a suggested $5.99. For more information, visit, or contact or 800-653-4006. Pure Player Perfect for bathrooms, kids’ rooms and hallways, the Healthy Night Light from Knoxville, Tenn.-based Purely Products consists of an air purifier and LED night light in one item. Negative ions remove odors, dust, mold, pet dander and tobacco smoke. Retailing for a suggested $14.49, the device lasts 35,000 hours. For more information, visit Swab Storage Qube from Fishers, Ind.-based Goren Enterprises is a dispenser that offers a more effective and durable solution for storing cotton swabs. Available in Clear and Smoke colors, the item is made of polycarbonate and refined with a diamond-cut finish, and retails for a suggested $4.99. For more information, visit Water Works WaterWipes are revolutionary baby wipes employing breakthrough technology. Patented worldwide, the natural, environmentally friendly, 100 percent biodegradable product is the purest of its kind on the market, according to the manufacturer, Drogheda, Ireland-based DermaH2O, adding that the wipes, which consists of 99.9 percent water and 0.1 percent fruit extract, are the only ones appropriate for daily use on newborns with sensitive or irritated skin. The SRPs are $4.99 for a 72-count package and 99 cents for a 10-count package. For more information, contact Natural Protection Break the Ache Arnicare, a product from Newtown Square, Pa.based homeopathic medicine provider Boiron USA, works with the body to relieve muscle pain, stiffness and bruising. Made from a natural active ingredient, the paraben-free, unscented topical gel is non-greasy and absorbed right away. The SRP per 2.6-ounce package is $9.99. For more information, visit GeoDeo from Pompano Beach, Fla.-based TCCD International offers an eco-friendly deodorant choice, as the manufacturing process emits up to 50 percent fewer greenhouse gases than that of chemically derived deodorants. Featuring propanediol, a natural vegetable protein that’s easy on sensitive skin, the product works by neutralizing odor-causing bacteria. A 2-ounce pack- 150 | Progressive Grocer | Ahead of What’s Next | September 2011

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Progressive Grocer - September 2011

Progressive Grocer - September 2011
Table of Contents
New Era for Old World
Inside the Market Basket
Perfect Partners
Still Pink
Progressive Grocer Independent: Lasting Impressions
Breakfast Retailing Handbook: Breakfast Across the Store
Breakfast Foods/Frozen Waffles, Pancakes and French Toast
Cereal, Energy and Snack Bars, Q4 2010-Q1 2011
Fresh Priorities
Innovation in Focus
Goodness Grazing
Practical Implications of Food Safety Research
Gleaming Opportunities
Putting the Shine On
Seasonal Excitement
What Price Beauty?
Progressive Grocer Tech: Sourcing Savings
Bright Ideas
Supplier Side News
Editors’ Picks for Innovative Products

Progressive Grocer - September 2011