The healthy food revolution is booming. Here are some companies where investors can dig in and reap hardy profits.
So long, old trends. U.S. consumers are eschewing big food convenience for natural and organic alternatives, and you don’t have to be a foodie to cash in.
Consumer demand is pushing the organic food industry into tremendous growth, to the tune of billions of dollars. According to the United States Department of Agriculture, in 2012 organic food sales stood at $27 billion.
Just three years later, sales topped $43 billion.
Fact: Consumers will continue to consider issues like health, transparency, and social impact when food shopping.
Here are 4 companies winning the organic food craze to keep on your investment radar.