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Food Insider Journal Named Finalist in 2017 FOLIO: Awards


by Judie Bizzozero -

Food Insider Journal and its sister publications Natural Products INSIDER and Ashwagandha Advantage were selected as finalists in seven categories in the 2017 FOLIO: Eddie & Ozzie Awards program. FOLIO: serves the entire magazine and online media industry, with segments for business to business, consumer, custom and association.

This prestigious awards program recognizes the best in magazine media editorial, garnering more than 2,000 entries and bestowing more than 150 awards. Food Insider Journal is a finalist in the B2B Website—Supply Chain/Product Development category, along with its sister publication Natural Products INSIDER.

Food Insider Journal’s mission is to provide strategy and formulation to food and beverage brands developing and marketing innovative clean label products for the consumer space. I am beyond thrilled at the nomination considering we launched in March 2017. A big thank you to our partners in the food and beverage industry, as well our exclusive underwriter Cargill for the support to launch this exciting media brand. I see great things ahead for 2018 and beyond.

Danielle Dunlap, vice president of marketing services, Informa’s Global Health & Nutrition Network, added: “FOLIO’s recognition of our newest endeavors in the field of podcasts and our ongoing site development with the launches of Food Insider Journal and Ashwagandha Advantage is especially rewarding. The successful logistics for custom sites depends on excellent communication and support of clients’ needs and this is reflected by our nominations."

Natural Products INSIDER is nominated in seven categories, including:

  • B2B Full Issue—Supply Chain/Product Development: Natural Products INSIDER’s September/October 2016 issue
  • B2B Single Article/Series of Articles—Supply Chain/Product Development: Natural Products INSIDER’s look at the Donald Trump administration’s effect on the supplement industry
  • B2B Standalone Digital Magazine: Natural Products INSIDER’s Science of Sports Nutrition Issue
  • B2B Podcast: The Healthy INSIDER Podcast 43 on Expo West/Engredea 2017 Trends is a finalist, as well as the SupplySide West Series on Contract Manufacturing
  • Custom—Visual Storytelling: Ashwagandha Advantage, developed with Ixoreal Biomed
  • Custom—Site Design: Ashwagandha Advantage, developed with Ixoreal Biomed

Heather Granato, vice president of content, Informa’s Global Health & Nutrition Network, commented: “The recognition from FOLIO: across so many categories illustrates the commitment to excellence and dedication to the industry that the entire Informa team displays on a daily basis. From editorial and design to web development and marketing services, every department is invested in bringing information to our audiences in a way that meets their needs and helps them build their businesses."

The winners and honorable mentions will be celebrated at a luncheon on Oct. 11, 2017, in New York. A full list of finalists is available online.

Judie Bizzozero Judie BizzozeroEditor

Judie Bizzozero, editor, has more than 30 years’ experience as a professional journalist. She joined Virgo Publishing (now Informa Exhibitions) in 1988 as an associate editor and worked her way up to group editorial director of its Lifestyle Division. She moved over to the Health & Nutrition Network in 2008, where she reports on global market trends, science-based ingredients, strategy and formulation in the development of clean label food and beverage products. She graduated from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.