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Sweetener sales see big boost in 2010

Sweetener sales see big boost in 2010

Despite increased media attention advising against added sugar consumption, 2010 sales of sugarcane, honey and stevia saw impressive growth including a huge leap in sweeteners with stevia as a primary ingredient from $37 million in 2009 to $61 million, according to Schaumburg, Ill.-based market research firm SPINS.

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