Obesity Worries Lift Health Food Prospects In Asia

Reuters filed this story “Obesity worries lift health food prospects in Asia” on Wed Jul 8, 2009. It reported that the prospects of the health food business is picking up in Asia due to a rise in affluence and economic success and that “affluence and sedentary lifestyles have brought health problems such as obesity and diabetes to Asia” It contained a quote from a Ms Anderson of Asia food and drink head for the London-based market forecasting firm Business Monitor: “It [packaged health food] hasn’t caught on as quickly in the developing world. People traditionally have healthier diets anyway. The Continue Reading