January 2008
Private Label Buyer;Jan2008, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p48
Trade Publication
The article discusses the impact of the organic market growth on the U.S. economy. According to the Organic Trade Association (OTA), the U.S. organic food and beverage sales reached $17.7 billion in 2006 and growing at an annual rate exceeding 20%. It forecasts a healthy 18% annual growth rate between 2007 and 2010 for organic food products. The data gives opportunity to heighten health awareness, food safety concerns and many other economic factors.


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