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Natural Products Expo, one of city's biggest trade shows, returns Thursday
Natural Products Expo, one of city's biggest trade shows, returns Thursday

The Natural Products Expo, one of Baltimore's biggest trade shows, has been good for business for Eldersburg-based Salazon Chocolate Co. Three-year-old Salazon, which makes organic salted chocolate bars, convinced Wegmans supermarkets to sell its products during the 2011 show. Salazon, which uses no artificial ingredients or preservatives and grows its beans in the Dominican Republic without pesticides or fertilizers, is among a handful of local businesses that plan to be back on the trade show floor this week when the four-day expo returns to Baltimore. "You're trying to make contacts with industry executives," said Pete Truby, founder of Salazon, which also sells...

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