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Company Profile

PepsiCo Inc in Packaged Food

Mar 2017

In 2016, PepsiCo continues to outpace average packaged food growth, ranking second after Nestlé. With its solid snacks portfolio, established billion dollar brands and diversified product range, the company still stands out as one of the top ...

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Packaged Food: Quarterly Statement Q1 2017

Mar 2017

The risk of recession in the US, albeit low, is heightened by political uncertainty since the 2016 presidential election, with the packaged food sales forecasts in North America and Mexico downgraded. A no-deal Brexit is a key risk for packaged food ...

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Company Profile

Kraft Heinz Co in Packaged Food

Mar 2017

Established in July 2015 following the merger of Heinz and Kraft creating the world’s fifth largest packaged food company, Kraft Heinz strongly focuses on two categories, dairy and sauces, dressings and condiments, while geographically, it is heavily...

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Country Report

Ready Meals in Pakistan

Mar 2017

Ready meals are benefiting from rising disposable income levels and expansion in Pakistan's mid-income group, with more consumers thus able to afford ready meals. These products are meanwhile also benefiting from widening availability, as the number ...

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Ready Meals in the US

Mar 2017

The stagnating and declining value and volume growth in ready meals is a strong reflection of the changing tastes of American consumers, as well as their changing dining habits. As the economy continues to recover from the 2009 recession, consumers ...

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Company Profile

Nestlé SA in Packaged Food: Business Priorities

Feb 2017

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 food operations, the group follows ...

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Danone, Groupe in Packaged Food

Feb 2017

Danone benefits from strong global brands, spearheaded by Activia, which saw a relaunch across its most important markets in 2016. In baby food, it ranks second globally, but faces lower growth prospects as a result of more challenging conditions in ...

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Country Report

Ready Meals in Chile

Jan 2017

Innovation was a driver of sales growth in ready meals over the review period, with a greater variety of alternatives available. This was boosted by increased consumer awareness, mainly among middle- and high-income young adults, of the convenience ...

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Country Report

Ready Meals in South Africa

Dec 2016

The convenience of ready meals is extremely attractive to South Africans with busy lifestyles. While the majority of ready meals are relatively expensive, they appeal to the upper LSM (Living Standards Measure) group due to their “freshness”, high ...

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Company Profile

Mars Inc in Packaged Food

Dec 2016

Mars has had a difficult year following a widespread product recall that affected 55 countries in which its chocolate brands are sold. This, hopefully, is a temporary blip for a company that remains well placed to access growth markets as a result of...

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Ready Meals in Uruguay

Dec 2016

In 2016, with consumers’ purchasing power still improving in real terms, ready meals volume sales maintained steady growth. Companies have been addressing the demand for convenience among consumers, especially among younger adults with mid-to-high ...

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Ready Meals in Poland

Dec 2016

Increased working hours for consumers, fast-paced lifestyles and increasing salaries were the main factors influencing the growth of ready meals, which meet all consumer demands – for ease and rapid meal preparation, the possibility to take the whole...

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Ready Meals in Morocco

Dec 2016

Current value growth in ready meals in Morocco witnessed a considerable slowdown in 2016 at 5%, compared to 17% value growth in 2015 and a 14% value CAGR over the review period. The main reason behind this slowdown is the rising awareness amongst ...

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Ready Meals in Bolivia

Dec 2016

The convenience of ready meals is behind its positive performance in 2016. With busier lifestyles consumers are seeking quick and easy meal solutions....

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Ready Meals in India

Nov 2016

Ready meals registered 14% growth in current value sales in 2016 compared to 17% in 2015.The slowdown is a reflection of consumer preference to eat freshly cooked food compared to ready meals, which they associate with lack of freshness, and consider...

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Country Report

Ready Meals in Colombia

Nov 2016

Ready meals in Colombia remains a category of products which are generally considered to be occasional treats for higher-income consumers and they are not yet popular among a wide consumer base. Shelf stable ready meals remains the most important ...

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Ready Meals in Peru

Nov 2016

Peruvians usually cook their meals on a daily basis, using fresh ingredients purchased that day in traditional grocery retailers. Fresh food is considered healthier, with better flavour and also cheaper than processed food. Unit price is very ...

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Ready Meals in Venezuela

Nov 2016

Ready meals is a non-developed category, with only a few product categories available in the country. Indeed, the majority of sales are concentrated in shelf stable ready meals, which accounted for 96% of ready meals value sales in 2016. ...

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Ready Meals in Canada

Nov 2016

Ready meals grew by 2% in 2016, in current value terms to reach sales of CAD5.0 billion. The category continued to grow due to the improving consumer perception of ready meals. The common perception amongst Canadians is that ready meals are unhealthy...

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Ready Meals in Argentina

Nov 2016

Despite significant deals to soften the fall in sales, among which includes the two-for-the-price-of-one offers that are available in major supermarkets and hypermarkets in the country, demand for ready meals has contracted markedly in 2016. The ...

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