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Sweet and savoury snacks market research

Euromonitor has the world’s most comprehensive research on the sweet and savoury snacks 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 sweet and savoury snacks market research answer questions such as:

  • What is the market size of sweet and savoury snacks?
  • What are the major brands in sweet and savoury snacks?
  • How are manufacturers leveraging health and wellness trends like reduced sugar or organic sourcing?
  • How are manufacturers addressing consumer concerns over health and obesity?
  • As more consumers are spending more time at home to save money, how is this impacting retail sales for snacks?

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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

Sweet and Savoury Snacks in South Africa

South African lifestyles are becoming increasingly busy in tandem with growing urbanisation. This is driving consumers towards quick and convenient foods or something to snack on between meals, meaning that demand for sweet and savoury snacks ...

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

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Campbell Soup Co in Packaged Food

The Campbell name remains synonymous with soup in its largest market - North America. The company however has recently undertaken a number of acquisitions as it hopes to move beyond soup into new categories including baby food and chilled processed ...

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

Country Report

Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Georgia

In 2013, increased activity through point-of-sale advertising in the form of promotional stands was visible in the majority of outlets. Such stands are generally displayed by all the major players within the category in order to gain the attention of...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Indonesia

As the fourth largest population in the world, Indonesia represents a promising market for sweet and savoury snacks. The consumer base for these products covers all age groups and income segments, with a range of brands and price points available in ...

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

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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

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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

Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Greece

Sweet and savoury snacks witnessed a further decline of 3% in current value terms in 2013. Lower consumer expenditure remains an obstacle as consumers focus on buying the necessary grocery items and avoiding any extra costs. In addition, the new ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Kenya

Sweet and savoury snacks remained a small niche in Kenya at the end of the review period, with volume sales of only around 300 tonnes expected for 2013. This is partly due to widespread poverty and high prices for imported products. A 165g pack of ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in France

Despite the growing recessionary pressures surrounding French consumers, demand for sweet and savoury snacks has continued to rise in 2013. Sweet and savoury snacks have indeed proven to be relatively resilient in the face of stagnant consumer ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in the Netherlands

Although according to trade sources the overall Dutch flavour taste is becoming more sweet-oriented, both sweet and savoury snacks have performed very well in 2013. Especially savoury snacks show strong growth, as none of the categories seem be ...

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

Country Report

Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Algeria

Sweet and savoury snacks category saw retail volume and value sales growth of 10% and 17% in 2013. Sweet and savoury snacks in Algeria saw dynamic growth over the review period and can be deemed a buoyant category. Multiple brands were present in ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Singapore

Snacking habits continued to aid the improvement in overall value growth of sweet and savoury snacks in 2013.Eating small snacks in between meals and during tea breaks are common among consumers, especially for those who work long hours and do not ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Uruguay

Together with new launches and promotional activities, rising disposable incomes and the growing trend of consumers eating between meals while at home or on-the-go continued to support the positive development of sweet and savoury snacks in Uruguay ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Poland

A growing number of Poles are paying attention to what they eat and how they feel. They wish to stick to healthier diets and try to avoid products that have a high fat and sugar content. Such a trend is affecting sales of sweet and savoury snacks as ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Peru

According to Euromonitor International estimates, Peru has the second lowest per capita consumption of sweet and savoury snacks in Latin America. There are three main reasons for this scenario. Firstly, eating sweet and savoury snacks in Peru is ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Bolivia

International brands continue to gain acceptance among Bolivian consumers. The strong support these brands receive in terms of advertising and distribution means they are available through traditional and modern retailers. For instance, Companex ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Australia

Snacking plays a key role in the increasingly time-poor lifestyles of Australian consumers. Snacks conveniently enable consumers to eat on the go to maintain energy and focus throughout the day, particularly as work and leisure activities often ...

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

Company Profile

Unilever Group in Packaged Food

Unilever has been engaged in a process of brand rationalisation as it reduces its large portfolio of brands to focus on a handful including Magnum and Knorr over secondary brands such as Skippy which it sold to Hormel in early 2013. In some cases ...

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

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Kellogg Co in Packaged Food

Kellogg reduced its reliance on breakfast cereals with the Pringles acquisition in 2012, giving it a strengthened presence in sweet and savoury snacks and frozen food products. The company is now beginning to leverage this in new product ...

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

Country Report

Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Pakistan

It became more evident over the review period that sweet and savoury snacks was becoming a highly desirable meal option, driven by the snack culture and also as a ‘high tea’. It has been observed that women who traditionally make snacks at home are ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Germany

In 2013, sweet and savoury snacks continues to profit from the ongoing trend of staying in rather than going out among consumers. Additionally, consumers’ interest in naturally healthy snacks is increasing. Both factors are benefiting sweet and ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Saudi Arabia

In spite of high levels of obesity in Saudi Arabia, the snacking trend remained strong in the country towards the end of the review period. Especially the country’s young and growing population is continuing to fuel sales in 2013. Furthermore, the ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Estonia

Increasing consumer confidence and price inflation are expected to maintain current value growth in sweet and savoury snacks in 2013 whereas volume sales are likely to increase at a slower pace as sweet and savoury snacks has become rather mature. As...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Argentina

At the end of 2011, the government signed an agreement with the COPAL (Coordinator of the Food Industry) to reduce salt in foods by at least 5% within two years. This agreement includes the category of sweet and savoury snacks, and companies are ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Cameroon

Sweet and savoury snacks total volume sales increased by 8% in current terms in 2013 due to changes in the lifestyles of most consumers, and in particular, due to busy work schedules. Demand for convenient snacks is on the rise, thus making sweet and...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Kazakhstan

Retail volume and current value growth rates for sweet and savoury snacks in 2013 were both up on 2012, and also stronger than the respective review period CAGRs. This general improvement was underpinned by rising disposable incomes and other ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Ireland

In total volume terms, the growth rate of the category has fluctuated between a narrow margin of 1% and 2% since 2008-2009. The category has performed well, especially when consideration is made for the pressures put on discretionary income levels ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in India

Savoury snacks in India was primarily dominated by western snacks such as crisps and extruded snacks. However, this trend is slowly changing. Other sweet and savoury snacks are gaining an edge over crisps/chips and extruded snacks. Other sweet ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Turkey

In 2013, the most important trend expected to stimulate growth in sweet and savoury snacks is the rising health and wellness trend. This is affecting almost all categories, but especially nuts, fruit snacks and chips/crisps. In response to increasing...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in the United Arab Emirates

The area benefits from the fact that the diverse range of ethnicities in the UAE is boosting the importance of products such as chips flavours and increasing the need for product innovative products such as Lay’s Pizza, which was recently introduced,...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Venezuela

Demand will increase in 2013 as many households will partly recover their previous consumption rates. Although per capita volume levels will still be under those seen at the beginning of the review period, value sales will be favoured by a higher ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Spain

According to the latest study published by the Spanish Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (The Spanish National Research Council) in 2012, Spaniards are changing their consumption habits. Due to the economic situation, many Spaniards ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Colombia

Awareness of consumers towards healthier lifestyles has had a positive effect over nuts. In spite of sweet and savoury snacks remaining small, consumers are more interested in products that are considered an ideal snack to consume everywhere and that...

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

Company Profile

Kraft Foods Group, Inc in Packaged Food

Kraft Foods Group, Inc continues to emerge from the shadow of Kraft Foods Inc as it tries to drive growth in a mature market. It has been notably successful with some brands including Oscar Mayer and Philadelphia while others including its Kraft ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Macedonia

Sweet and savoury snacks recorded solid current retail value growth of 5% and retail volume growth of 2% in 2013. Growth in 2013 was significantly higher than during the review period in both value and volume terms.

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Bulgaria

Sweet and savoury snacks in Bulgaria lost retail volume and value sales over the forecast period. Consumer health concerns lay behind the weakened demand. Most consumers consider such snacks to be very unhealthy.

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in China

Women and children are the major consumer group to sweet and savoury snacks, while with health awareness increase, women consumers are controlling sugar and oil intake and parents also concern about children’s fitness, which is negative to snacks ...

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

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Mexico

Leading snack companies are continuing to lead the changes in sizes and ingredients to give consumers, smaller portions and products with less sodium, less sugar, and low saturated fats. This situation was led by the increasing concern among ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in the United Kingdom

Value sales of sweet and savoury snacks are expected to maintain positive growth in 2013 expanding by 6% to reach £5 billion. This growth will be slightly lower than in 2012, when sales rose by 6% driven by special events, such as the Queen’s Diamond...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Chile

Consumer behaviour has changed over the years. Currently consumers are more concerned with health and achieving a good and balanced lifestyle. Due to the high levels of diverse illness associated with bad food habits, the government has implemented a...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Nigeria

Popular fruit snacks (usually plantain based) and nuts, which are normally unpackaged, are traditionally popular in Nigeria and sales of these in branded and packaged formats are growing quickly. Other products in the category are westernised and ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Danone , Groupe in Packaged Food

Danone’s streamlined dairy and baby food portfolio is well in tune with key growth-driving trends in packaged food, including wellness and snacking. It has put a twin strategy in place to address the sluggish growth in Europe and to “invest and ...

Dec 2013 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Croatia

As savoury snacks is the dominant format in sweet and savoury snacks, it is understandable that most activities come from these categories, including new launches. 2013 did not see much innovation, in contrast to 2012. Manufacturers expended more ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Sweden

Sweet and savoury snacks saw current value sales increase by 4% in 2013. New launches and supporting advertising campaigns in printed media and on national television helped boost the indulgence trend and thus generated a growing market value trend ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Hungary

Sweet and savoury snacks continued to be dominated by two different trends in 2013. Although the crucial decline of salty snacks stopped in summer 2012 due to the boosting effect of the European Football Cup, autumnal volume sales continued to ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Slovenia

Sweet and savoury snacks continues to be one of the rare recession-proof categories of packaged food in Slovenia. However, performance differs a lot between categories. As the health and wellness trend is driving many people to lead healthier ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Norway

Strong investment in new product development with more innovative packaging, flavours and shapes is the result of the tough competition among leading snack players, particularly within chips/crisps. Leading players such as Maarud and Kims invest ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Latvia

Sales of sweet and savoury snacks are expected to record growth in 2013, mainly due to improving purchasing powers that are enabling Latvian consumers to not only buy snacks more frequently, but also spend more on healthier products, such as dried ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details
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