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Tewksbury, MA  (October 22, 2014) — Informa Exhibitions has named Wellness CORE® Superfood Protein Bars by Wellness Natural Pet Food as one of its winners for the 2014 SupplySide CPG Editor’s Choice Awards.


Five consumer packaged goods (CPG) products were selected by the SupplySide editorial team for achievements in innovation and market impact in 20 different categories. Wellness CORE® Superfood Protein Bars was named the winner in the Pet Food/Treats category.


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, Nevada.


“It is an honor for Informa SupplySide to select Wellness CORE Superfood Protein bars as the winner of the CPG Editor’s Choice Awards in the pet food/treats category,” said Chanda Leary-Coutu, senior manager of marketing communications for Wellness Natural Pet Food.  “Sourcing the highest quality ingredients and providing rich nutrition are always our priorities when it comes to product development. We’re excited to see the continued success of the Wellness brand, and CORE line with these protein-packed treats for pets.”


Wellness Natural Pet Food delivers more for pets by providing unique recipes made with the highest quality wholesome and natural ingredients. Never made with artificial colors, ingredients, flavors or poultry by-product meals, Wellness has a wide range of products lines including CORE, Simple and Complete Health to meet every dog or cat’s nutritional needs.  


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 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."


To check out all of the winning products, including product photos and short descriptions on their innovative positioning, in the CPG Editor's Choice Awards Winners Gallery, click here or visit


About SupplySide West:


Hosted by Informa Exhibitions, this annual tradeshow and educational forum is the finished product manufacturer’s gathering place for top performers, trends, scientific advances and networking. SupplySide West is all about the exploration, discovery, innovation and marketing strategy around the development of finished consumer goods that drive the global business economy. The 2015 show will be held October 5-9 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. For more information visit