Those Americans love the sweet stuff, and not just because it’s delicious.
Sugar is a multi-billion dollar industry that provides jobs to over 28,000 people.
This IG from Paul Kelley Vieth is a veritable feast of information, almost to the point of saturation. While the layout is a little bombarding and you’ll find a janky edge here and there you can’t argue with the hard facts.
The industry is nicely broken down into four main areas – Commerce, Politics, Environment and Health.
Sugar doesn’t just sweeten your cornflakes. It lines the pockets of politicians, has attributed to the conversion of 27% of the Everglades into agricultural lands and is the #7 cause of death in America through diabetes and other associated health conditions.
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Designed by: Paul Kelley Vieth