just-food's research round-up: healthy snacks, dairy in Russia, candy in Brazil
Consumers demanding healthier snacks
just-food's store is offering insight into healthy snacking, analysis of Russia's dairy sector and research into Brazil's confectionery industry.
Snacks Appeal: How Brands Identify and Exploit Food Trends
There have been a host of factors impacting growth in packaged food, but the current buzz is around "healthy snacking". Beyond the overarching issues of changing, busier lifestyles and global economic development, there are industry-specific fundamentals companies can leverage into long-term growth drivers. This report evaluates the diverse strategies manufacturers are implementing to exploit the opportunities that growing consumer demand for snacks presents.
Hot issue: ABF confident as sugar sours
Associated British Foods faces a challenging sugar market, with changes to the EU sugar regime expected to hit profits at the unit. However, the Kingsmill maker is confident it can compensate with higher returns from its grocery business. We've compiled this series of recent insightful articles from just-food for you to be able to read and digest offline, in one handy document.
What next for Health in Food? Consumer Lifestyles, Nutrition, Food Labelling & Product Choice
Disease-related, demographic, and desire-led drivers are making health of growing importance to food marketers. However, barriers such as cost, habits, and confusion over how to eat healthily are limiting consumers' ability to act on these drivers. After exploring these drivers and barriers, this report focuses on the health solutions available to consumers, the best practice case studies and the actions food marketers need to take to make the most of the increased focus on health.
Pasta Manufacture (Italy) Industry Report
A detailed overview of the Italian pasta manufacturing sector that delivers a comprehensive individual analysis on the top 290 companies. This report (compiled in Italian) includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years.
Market Focus: Trends and Developments in the Bakery & Cereals Sector in the US
This report provides a concise overview of the bakery and cereals market in the US. After reading this report, you will understand the size of the market, the economic, demographic, and behavioural trends that will drive its evolution and the leading players within the market, allowing you to plan effectively for the future.
Market Focus: Trends and Developments in the Dairy Food Sector in Russia
This overview of the consumer and market dynamics of the Russian Dairy Food sector allows new entrants and established players to gain rapid and comprehensive insight into the current state of the market and identify the key trends that will drive growth in the coming years.
The Brazilian Confectionery Market: What Consumers Eat and Why?
With product penetration levels already generally high in Brazil, future volume growth is likely to be driven by population dynamics. Outside of this, companies in the market will need to take share from competitors, encourage consumers to trade up to higher value products, or seek to do both. This report investigates.
Nigeria - ISA Country Report
This report contains detailed forecasts and analysis for Nigeria, including trade and investment analysis, economic forecasts, political risk assessments and demographic trend analysis. Each ISA Country Report contains detailed economic data and forecasts, analysis of trade and investment opportunities and coverage of the key political issues facing the country.
- BRICs and beyond: Fonterra, Beingmate partnership
- On the money: Mengniu hones in on "star" brands
- just-food interview: Agropur CEO Robert Coallier
- Consuming issues: The hunger-obesity paradox
- Comment: Competition to rise on whey investments
- Valio lactose-free trucks stopped at Russia border
- UK firm Pasta Reale enters administration
- H1 profits down at dairy group FrieslandCampina
- Mondelez eyes snacks categories in India
- Fonterra, Beingmate launch infant formula JV