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Mintel predicts upcoming global new product trendsIn the New Year we can expect to see a flood of new products that complement a simpler, purer and more natural way of life, according to research from Mintel Global New Products Database (GNPD). Mintel GNPD has identified innovative new product trends set to make it big in 2008. Tap water will experience something of a renaissance, grains from an ancient era will make their mark and women’s love of make-up may fade slightly as the au natural look makes a strong comeback.