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Food Bar Sales Pass $3 Billion Mark


April 29, 2008
By Canadian Vending Staff

NEW YORK – With ingredient and flavour profiles that run the gamut between starkly wholesome and decadently sinful, the ever-evolving food bar market took off and passed the $3 billion mark south of the border in 2005.

NEW YORK – With ingredient and flavour profiles that run the gamut between starkly wholesome and decadently sinful, the ever-evolving food bar market took off and passed the $3 billion mark south of the border in 2005.

According to The U.S. Market for Food Bars, a new report from market researcher Packaged Facts, the food bar market was set to climb to $3.2 billion in 2005, up 5.6 per cent from 2004, despite heavy fallout in the low-carb category. The key to the market’s growth appears to be diversity: both corporate and
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