Diet and Weight Reducing Centers

Diet and Weight Reducing Centers

Overview

The 1,300 diet and weight reducing centers in the US help individuals attain or maintain a desired weight using non-medical methods. Weight loss services account for the majority of industry sales. Firms may also sell weight reduction products, such as food supplements or prepared food products.

Competition from Alternative Service Providers

Diet and weight reducing centers compete with a range of alternative service providers, including health care providers, fitness centers, pharmaceuticals, self-help programs, and surgical procedures.

High Customer Failure Rate

Most consumers fail to achieve or maintain weight loss through traditional programs.