Will food companies sweat organic push from Bentonville?

|By:, SA News Editor

Wal-Mart's (WMT) plan to sell Wild Oats-branded organic food could catch the eye of food companies with a paranoid sense over the retail giant's scale.

Organic food only accounts for 4% of total food sales in the U.S., but provides a strong pace of growth and healthy margins. Wal-Mart shouldering into the category could be disruptive.

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