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See What Companies Are Really Behind Your Favorite Organic Food Brands

Patrick Allan , Gawker Media

See What Companies Are Really Behind Your Favorite Organic Food Brands

You might think you're buying from small food producers at the store, but you'd be surprised at what companies are really pulling the strings. This chart reveals the big time food processors that own 92 of the most popular organic food brands.

Based on years of extensive research from Professor Philip H. Howard at Michigan State University, this organic brands chart from The Washington Post reveals all. For example, Annie's Homegrown and LaraBar are owned by General Mills, and Odwalla and Honest Tea are owned by Coca-Cola. Whether you buy organic to get away from antibiotics and hormones or just to support the little guys, it's interesting to see who's really behind it all. It may not change the way you shop, but it's good to be in the know as a consumer. You can check out the complete chart at the link below.

Who is behind organic brands | The Washington Post

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