11 Shady Secrets the Food Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know – LIVESTRONG.COM

But food that tastes good isn’t the problem. The problem is that these addictive processed foods are available everywhere and are easy to overeat, yet provide poor nutritional value. If that’s not infuriating enough, the leaders of many of America’s largest food companies (e.g., Coca-Cola, General Mills, Kraft) came together in 1999 and chose to collectively ignore the role of their products in obesity, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease.