Who is making money out of...Overweight Australians

Long, Christine
October 2005
Money (Australia Edition);Oct2005, Issue 9, p13
This article focuses on the weight loss industry in Australia as of October 2005. It is estimated that there are about 10.1 million overweight people in the country. Several weight loss companies offer different programs, each bringing in millions in revenue. Weight Watchers, the weight loss organization founded in the U.S. during the early 1960s, have had a successful run in Australia, though not as high as in the U.S.


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