TITLE

Herbal poll

AUTHOR(S)
Radice, Carol
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;May98, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Forecasts an increase in the sales of herbal supplements in 1998 according to a report from Packaged Facts. Sales growth of products from foreign suppliers due to the reluctance of the United States to legitimize herbs as therapeutic remedies; Impact of medical research on herbal sales.
ACCESSION #
563472

 

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