FORTUNE Small Business -- A casual shopper might think that the last thing the world needs is another snack food company, but that didn't stop Kelly Flatley and Brendan Synnott, two high school friends who wanted to redefine the natural-foods market with their homemade nutty granola. They launched Bear Naked in , when consumers were becoming increasingly health-conscious. Flatley and Synnott bombarded cart pushers and store managers in the cereal aisles of Connecticut supermarkets, passing out Bear Naked in its minimalist packaging. They also caught the attention of big competitors: On Nov. Flatley, 28, and Synnott, 29, who will stay on at least to manage the transition, tell us how they did it.
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Foods represented or purported to be for use by infants, children less than 4 years of age, pregnant women, or lactating women shall use the RDI's that are specified for the intended group provided by the FDA. I love this stuff but it appears that Walmart will no longer be carrying it. I know I can no longer find it in their stores. Hopefully they will keep it as a mail order item. I love the taste of this granola and Walmart has the best prices. Add dried cranberries or dried blueberries and walnuts for more variety.
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Rather than replace one processed granola with another, I decided to make our own. It was the best decision I ever made! Better yet, making granola is simple and not very time intensive. Mix the oats, bran, and nuts and seeds together on a rimmed cookie sheet.