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At Natural Products Expo East, healthy snacks, eats on the go will be on display

At Natural Products Expo East, healthy snacks, eats on the go will be on display

Allergic to gluten, soy, grains and dairy, Debbi Ascher was having trouble finding snacks that fit her diet and weren't loaded with refined sugar. So she made her own.

It has been three years since Ascher and Jen Burnstein, friends and Gaithersburg residents, created the CharmedBar, a fruit-and-nut mix free of common allergens and sugars. And in that time, the demand for foods that cater to specific dietary restrictions and health concerns has skyrocketed.

The CharmedBar founders will be among more than 1,300 vendors showcasing their foods, beauty products and home goods at the annual Natural Products Expo East. The 31st annual showcase — a sister to the yearly Natural...

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