This week’s featured reports from the just-food store includes research on emerging markets, ingredients, packaging and commodities.

EMERGING MARKETS

Demand in Emerging Markets in the Food and Beverage Industry – 2012–2013 : Survey Snapshot
This new report analyses how demand expectations are set to change in emerging markets’ food and beverage industries in 2012–13. The report also provides information categorised by company type, company turnover, buyer, supplier and region.

Food and Grocery Retailing in Emerging Markets: Databook to 2016
The report provides a top-level overview and detailed category insight into the operating environment of the retail industry in emerging markets, making it an essential tool for companies active across the retail value chain and for new players considering entering developing economies.

INGREDIENTS

Natural and Synthetic Flavours – Global Report
Natural flavours is one of the fastest growing food and drink ingredient markets. Fuelled by consumer desire for natural ingredients, as well as powerful retailer demands for so called ‘clean-label’ food and drink products, categories such as confectionery and soft drinks are offering significant growth opportunities for manufacturers and suppliers of natural flavours.

Packaged Food Ingredients: Trends and Influences
This report provides an overview of the market for packaged food ingredients and examines the key trends and developments in each of the main ingredient categories, highlighting the best opportunities for growth.

PACKAGING

Key Demand Drivers for Environment Friendly Packaging in the Food and Beverage Industry – 2011–2012 : Survey Snapshot
The research is based on primary survey research conducted with a B2B panel comprised of food manufacturers, drinks manufacturers and food and drinks suppliers. It provides a comprehensive account of how executives in the industry are adapting various packaging trends and what the key demand drivers are for environmental friendly packaging.

Important Trends in Packaging in the Food and Beverage Industry – 2011–2012 : Survey Snapshot
This report is the result of an extensive survey drawn from an exclusive panel of leading packaging industry executives. It provides a comprehensive account of how executives in the global food and beverage industry are adapting various packaging trends.

COMMODITIES

Cocoa Bulletin (annual subscription)
This annual subscription to LMC’s monthly Cocoa Bulletin provides consistent and up to date analysis on the cocoa market. In a direct and concise manner, it gives readers all the information needed to understand the current state of the industry, providing a comprehensive and revealing picture of the market and how it is expected to evolve in the short term.

Coffee Bulletin (annual subscription)
The LMC Coffee Bulletin covers: World supply/demand balance; Production; Consumption; Producer and consumer stocks; Trade prices; Soluble coffee; Consumption and trade. The annual subscription to the monthly Coffee Bulletin provides consistent and up to date analysis on the coffee market.