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Ice cream market research

Euromonitor has the world’s most comprehensive research on the ice cream category within the packaged food industry.  We monitor and analyse industry trends around the world, including in-depth data on market share and market size – from the “big picture” qualitative analysis; down to specific category data. 

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Our ice cream market research answer questions such as:

  • What is the market size of ice cream?
  • What are the major brands in ice cream?
  • How are manufacturers moving consumers from seasonal to year-round consumption, especially in emerging markets?
  • How is domestic freezer penetration influencing consumption in emerging markets?
  • With economic recovery far from guaranteed, are consumers cutting back on impulse and indulgence food items like ice cream?

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Country Report

Ice Cream in Ecuador

As the industry is no longer a monopoly for Unilever Andina Ecuador SA, in order to keep customers interested, companies need to be in constant movement and innovation. This is why at the beginning of 2014 Unilever launched its Magnum Store, which ...

Dec 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Bolivia

Economic conditions in Bolivia are allowing consumers to spend their disposable income on products which are not considered essential. Ice cream is consumed in Bolivia even during winter. In colder areas of Bolivia, winter tends to be warm during the...

Dec 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

Food Packaging Prospects in Europe: The Search for Added Value

Over 2014, Europe is set to see a positive but low 1% increase in retail volumes of food packaging. Manufacturers operating in Europe increasingly need to provide packaging solutions that deliver a greater value offering. While flexible plastic will ...

Dec 2014 | US$1,200 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Peru

During 2014 ice cream is expected to see a very similar growth rate to that seen in 2013 in current value terms. Compared with the projected review period average, 2014’s value growth will be slightly lower because of the relatively few innovations ...

Dec 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Algeria

The key trends to stimulate growth within ice cream in 2014 in Algeria were the continued launch of new products within this category, particularly within ice cream desserts and consequently the rise in consumption of ice cream, not only as a ...

Nov 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Mexico

Frozen yoghurt is expected to be the fastest-growing category in 2014 with 3% volume growth. This category has seen strong support by the leading company in the category, Grupo Nutrisa SA de CV. Nutrisa was recently purchased by Grupo Herdez SA de ...

Nov 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in the US

The predicted volume decline and flat value growth of ice cream in 2014 are largely the result of long running factors, such as a recovering economy, as well as new ones, like inconsistent weather. A rise in consumer confidence and incomes allowed ...

Nov 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Estonia

Growing consumer confidence continues to impact ice cream sales in a positive way as Estonians have started spending more freely on indulgence categories. Furthermore, sales have been heavily boosted by the warm summer weather. In addition, the ...

Nov 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is witnessing a rapidly evolving retail infrastructure. Supermarkets and hypermarkets are not only providing profitable avenues for the companies inside the Kingdom but through their own distributors, introducing products generally not ...

Nov 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Colombia

During 2014, ice cream will have very positive growth with an increase of 6% in volume terms and a rise of 11% in current value terms. This growth is being driven by an increase in disposable income, a wider portfolio of products and the arrival of ...

Nov 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Kenya

Consumption of ice cream is on the rise in Kenya and retail sales increase in current value by 8% in 2014. Much of this growth can be attributed to proliferation of ice-cream parlours within the growing number of shopping centres in the country, ...

Nov 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Strategy Briefing

The Sugar Backlash and its Effects on Global Consumer Markets

Added sugars – in particular fructose - in processed food and drinks play a key part in the growing problems of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay. Consumer demand is forcing manufacturers to reduce sugar content and develop natural alternatives to ...

Nov 2014 | US$1,200 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

Competing in Packaged Food: Uncovering White Space in Packaging, Product and Retail

With the packaged food market hitting saturation point in developed markets, the key challenge for brands is to identify white space: the last remaining areas of opportunity. In mature markets where spending on food is already high, Euromonitor ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,200 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Ireland

Ice cream sales will hit €155 million in 2014; growth of 3% on the previous year. With 2013 being a strong year for ice cream sales due to a prolonged period of good weather during the summer time, 2014 has also maintained strong growth levels with ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Morocco

Moroccan annual per capita consumption is estimated at 0.6- to 1.5litres/person according to different estimates from ice cream makers in Morocco. In urban areas, Rabat, Casablanca and Marrakech, this figure rises to 2-3 litres per capita. In ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Dominican Republic

On-trade producers of ice cream have successfully commercialised their brands for retail sale. Despite the relatively low proportion of households with appropriate storage capacity in terms of freezers, mid-high-income consumers are increasingly ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

Food Trends in India: What Makes the Indian Market so Different?

Once one of the world’s poorest and least brand-savvy nations, India is now on its way to becoming a globally important packaged food market. With a population of over 1.2 billion and a rapidly expanding middle class eager to spend, India offers ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,200 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Venezuela

During 2014, ice cream will see a lack of innovation in regard to new product launches, with leading companies Unilever Andina de Venezuela SA and Productos EFE CA focusing on maintaining the distribution of their core brands rather than venturing ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Passport Ice Cream Americas

All current data and analysis for Ice Cream spanning 15 North and Latin American countries. Combines access to specialized market research teams, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced modelling tools, company profiles, and more

Sep 2014 | US$12,500 | Add to cart | View details

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Passport Ice Cream Asia Pacific and Australasia

All current data and analysis for Ice Cream spanning 18 Asia Pacific and Australasia countries. Combines access to specialized market research teams, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced modelling tools, company profiles, and ...

Sep 2014 | US$12,500 | Add to cart | View details

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Passport Ice Cream Eastern Europe

All current data and analysis for Ice Cream spanning 18 Eastern European countries. Combines access to specialized market research teams, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced modelling tools, company profiles, and more

Sep 2014 | US$12,500 | Add to cart | View details

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Passport Ice Cream Middle East and Africa

All current data and analysis for Ice Cream spanning 12 Middle East and African countries. Combines access to specialized market research teams, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced modelling tools, company profiles, and more

Sep 2014 | US$9,500 | Add to cart | View details

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Passport Ice Cream Western Europe

All current data and analysis for Ice Cream spanning 17 Western European countries. Combines access to specialized market research teams, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced modelling tools, company profiles, and more

Sep 2014 | US$12,500 | Add to cart | View details

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Passport Ice Cream Global

All of our data and analysis for Ice Cream in 80 countries. Includes 16 years of comparable data, advanced modelling tools, global and regional analysis, company profiles, strategic briefings, articles, datagraphics, videos and podcasts.

Sep 2014 | US$50,000 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

14 Food Trends to Watch in 2014: Part Two

With so much happening in packaged food, identifying developments that really matter is a challenge. Euromonitor International has picked out 14 of the most influential food trends to watch in 2014, with Part Two looking at the importance of ...

Jul 2014 | US$1,200 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Fonterra Co-operative Group in Packaged Food

Fonterra is ranked in the top 21 among dairy players. However, this is due for the most part to its strong presence in Australasia. The company is looking to diversify, investing in a China-based dairy operation, and is considering a move into India....

May 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Yildiz Holdings AS in Packaged Food

Yildiz is the leader in Turkish packaged food. It made a significant move into the international scene with the purchase of the Godiva brand in 2008 which has since seen strong growth particularly in the US market where as a result Yildiz has become ...

Apr 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

General Mills Inc in Packaged Food

General Mills continues its worldwide growth in packaged food, although it is challenged in key categories by lower growth in the mature US market. Integration of its key acquisitions (Yoki Alimentos SA and the Yoplait brand) has propelled the ...

Apr 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Mars Inc in Packaged Food

Mars is a global leader in confectionery and also maintains a strong presence in dried processed food and sauces, dressings and condiments. The company continues to have a strong mature market bias but as growth begins to cool in China there are ...

Apr 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Royal Frieslandcampina NV in Packaged Food

FrieslandCampina generates most of its sales in the dairy category. The company has been expanding in emerging markets, most recently with the acquisition of Alaska Milk Corp in the Philippines. The company has also been targeting the milk formula ...

Apr 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Serbia

Serbian ice cream is in a stage of recovery from the economic crisis in 2013 with volume expected to increase3%. The volume growth is supported by fast growth of undeveloped categories (such as all take-home ice cream categories). In addition, ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Tunisia

The main key trend that marked the category in 2013 was the intensive communication strategy led by the new player Al-Naseem. The company used different communication channels, like social media, TV, radio and street billboards. More importantly, ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Italy

In spite of the challenging economic conditions, Italian consumers proved unwilling to cut their expenditure on ice cream in 2013. On the contrary, ice cream even benefited from consumers increasing their consumption of this comfort food. This ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in South Korea

Ice cream recovered from negative growth with 1% retail value growth, to reach sales of Won1,783 billion in 2013. The retail volume sales of ice cream still showed negative growth, as it had since 2011, but with a decreasing rate. Ice cream sales ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Taiwan

Value sales of ice cream are set to record growth of 4% in current terms in 2013, a comparable rate to 2012. Higher disposable incomes are allowing consumers to turn to more premium brands, such as Häagen-Dazs and Mövenpick. This trend accelerated ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Iran

Ice cream recorded strong growth in retail volume sales and very strong growth in current retail value sales over the review period. Demand among young Iranian consumers was the main driver of sales. These consumers were keen to try more ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Israel

Ice cream continues to be characterised by high levels of innovation as new products are launched and replaced annually in order to maintain share in a category where competition is intensive. For example, Osem Food Industries added coconut cones ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Mondelez International Inc in Packaged Food

2013 saw Mondelez International Inc complete its first full year as a separate company after its split from Kraft Foods Inc and remains the second largest packaged food company globally. With a streamlined product portfolio focussing on ...

Apr 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in the Philippines

The strategic moves of manufacturers in recent years helped to boost the consumption of ice cream in the Philippines. Leading brand Selecta was able to convince consumers to indulge in ice cream through the affordable price of its Cornetto brand, ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Malaysia

Consumers’ growing sophistication and disposable incomes towards the end of the review period enhanced their willingness to invest in premium products such as ice cream to better their lifestyle quality. Product awareness increased as a result of ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Barilla Holding Spa in Packaged Food

Barilla has ambitious growth plans, with aims to double its revenues (net of the German Lieken bakery business, which was divested in 2013) by 2020. The company aims to achieve this goal through a focus on its core pasta, sauces as well as ready ...

Apr 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Ukraine

At the end of the review period, ice cream was perceived by Ukrainian consumers as an indulgence product for consumption during hot weather, with demand surging during the summer months. Manufacturers and retailers interested in a prolonged ...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Thailand

Ice cream in Thailand is estimated to record healthy current value growth of 11% to reach Bt 11.4 billion at the end of 2013, up from 10% in 2012. The growth in consumption of ice cream in Thailand increased steadily, given the hot climate and ...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Nestlé SA in Packaged Food: Business Priorities

This profile of Nestlé SA is published in three parts. The first part covers the company’s key strategic objectives and challenges, and its global packaged food market assessment. Given Nestlé’s wide-ranging global packaged food operations, the group...

Mar 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Nestlé SA in Packaged Food: Baby Food and Dairy

This second part of the global Nestlé SA profile covers the company’s operations most associated with health and wellness, and introduces Nestlé’s presence, opportunities and challenges in these market categories.

Mar 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

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Nestlé SA in Packaged Food: Confectionery , Ice Cream , Sauces , Dressings and Condiments

The third part of Nestlé SA’s global profile provides detailed analysis of the company’s largest core categories which least serve its wellness credentials. It highlights the company’s take on wellness and nutrition, which is not to streamline its ...

Mar 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Russia

The ice cream category is set to continue its consolidation in 2013, along with aggressive activities from the main players. The large manufacturers continued to invest in promotion and supporting their core brands, including development of new ...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in the Netherlands

Ice cream in the Netherlands is set to show a modest 1% increase in retail volume terms and 2% growth in current value sales terms. Most of the predicted value growth will be a result of price increases derived from rising commodity prices.

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Austria

Ice cream is very popular in Austria. This can mainly be attributed to the number of artisanal ice cream producers which have a long-standing tradition in ice cream making. Consumers in Austria place a great amount of trust in these producers and ...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Ice Cream in Denmark

The fat tax, which was introduced in November 2011, was abolished again 1 January 2013. The tax was unpopular amongst consumers, proved to put a significant administrative burden on manufacturers and led to an increase in cross-border trade. These ...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details
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