Since weight management is not considered an essential item, lower consumer confidence caused by economic uncertainty and higher inflation, alongside a devalued currency, will certainly impact the category in the short term. Demand is anticipated to weaken slightly whilst brands may continue to offer discounts to keep customers interested and compete against lower priced private labels, which will inevitably gain ground.
Parents and carers who see their children are not consuming enough calories use supplement nutrition drinks as a way to ensure their children are getting the calories and nutrition they need. This trend highlights an opportunity for more brands to target children specifically adapting packaging and flavours accordingly to suit the needs of children.
Meal replacement products are still considered a niche in Costa Rica, due to their high price point and also low appeal. Whilst they provide a ready-made weight loss option that limits calorie intake, consumers get bored of ingesting the same product every day.
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Weight management and well being is the aggregation of meal replacement, weight loss supplements, OTC obesity, and slimming teas. Exclude meal plans such as Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig, Nutrisystem, or Slimming World among others similar options.See All of Our Definitions
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