Poland is the fourth largest probiotics market in Europe after Italy, Russia and France, estimated at … million euros. The food additives market develops very dynamically, growing …% per annum and offers a large and more viable consumer health market. There is a significant increase in interest in probiotics and probiotic products, the choice being enormous. Only in … the Poles have spent … billion zlots for food supplements, buying near … million packs. Probiotics are available in various forms such as medicines, medical devices and food supplements. Sales of these preparations increased significantly due to many studies confirming their beneficial effects in the treatment of many diseases, most of which are offered practically without a prescription in each pharmacy or on the Internet. Expectations are non-mail sales to grow faster than pharmaceuticals.