Nutrition Business Journal

Organic wins big in 2010, supplement sales more modest

Nutrition industry grows 6% to $117 billion in 2010 sales as growth rates for natural & organic foods nearly double those for functional foods and supplements. A rising tide of consumer distrust over science in the food supply points toward segmentation within the industry.

In January 2010 at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Bill Gates reiterates a longstanding support for genetic modification of the food supply in developing countries: “Our foundation i

All access premium subscription

This content requires a subscription to Nutrition Business Journal.

As an NBJ subscriber, you receive 10 issues a year and access to the exclusive “NBJ subscriber only” content on (excludes three-month subscriptions), which includes PowerPoint presentations, select data charts and archived articles. Subscribers also receive a 10 percent discount on data charts, comprehensive market research reports and webinars.

Email [email protected] for more information about subscribing.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.