Sanitarium Health Food Company

A chain of health food factories, wholesale branches, and retail shops in Australia and New Zealand, operated by the Health Food Department of the South Pacific Division, under a board of directors. Headquarters for the firm are at 146 Fox Valley Road, Wahroonga, New South Wales, 2076, Australia. Products include Weet-Bix, a flaked-wheat breakfast-food biscuit; cornflakes, and other cereal foods; Marmite, a yeast-extract flavoring; peanut butter; vegetarian meats and textured vegetable protein; and So Good, a nondairy soy milk. In 1993 the company was operating 11 factories in Australia and New Zealand and seven large wholesale branches. Until 1988 the company operated a chain of retail shops and four cafés scattered in the main cities of the two countries, but because of changing market ...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.