For Immediate Release
February 11, 2004

Media Contacts:
Michael Straus - (415) 777-1170

Just like Peanut Butter and Chocolate –
nSpired™ Natural Foods finds the perfect blend with Straus Communications

San Francisco, CA - Straus Communications ( was named PR agency of record by San Leandro, California-based nSpired™ Natural Foods ( Straus will handle all aspects of nSpired’s consumer and trade public relations.

nSpired produces delicious, all-natural and organic foods for health conscious consumers and individuals who are on restricted diets. With an emphasis on “Positive Eating,” nSpired provides choices for those concerned with heart health, wheat/gluten and dairy allergies, diabetes, and weight management.

nSpired Natural Foods’ leading brands include: Maranatha™ nut and seed butters, Cloud Nine® Chocolates, Tropical Source® Chocolates, AH!LASKA® Chocolate, Sunspire® Candies, Pumpkorn® Pumpkin Seeds, Loriva® culinary oils, Cool Fruits® freezer pops and Skinny® corn chips.

Founded in 1999, Straus Communications provides public relations and marketing services for organic and natural products, sustainable agriculture, and environmental issues. Company president Michael Straus previously served as marketing director for Straus Family Creamery, the first organic dairy west of the Mississippi. Clients (past and current) include Thanksgiving Coffee Company, Niman Ranch, The Rodale Institute and Fatal Harvest.

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