Canada is in Love with Yogurt

A look at one of Canada’s most recent food crazes–YOGURT–in an article in the Montreal Gazette by writer Susan Schwartz.

“The culture of yogurt: Canadians’ consumption of ‘the food of the decade’ is booming, as is the range of products. In 2002, the average Canadian ate yogurt 29 times a year — or about once every couple of weeks. That figure has more than doubled in a decade: the average Canadian now eats yogurt more than 60 times a year, or more than once a week.

That’s huge.

“That is very substantial growth,” said Joel Gregoire, the Canadian food and beverage industry analyst for the NPD Group, a market research group that measures consumer consumption.

So significantly has the culture of yogurt caught on in this country that…”

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