Snack on: Producers will adapt to changing diets and food preferences to boost growth
IBISWorld’s Snack Food Production market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the past five years, a growing number of consumers became more aware of the negative health effects of eating foods that contain high levels of sodium, so producers of the Snack Food Production industry quickly adapted to changing consumer tastes by offering more healthy options, such as 100-calorie packs and low-sodium versions of existing products. Forecast increases in household disposable income and continued innovation of healthy snacks will help drive demand for industry products, boosting industry revenue in the five years to 2019... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Potato chips are the most common snack food consumed in the United States, accounting for about 26.5% of industry revenue. Manufacturers produce a variety of potato chip products which are cut in different sizes and made with a variety of seasonings and flavors. Consumption varies from region to region, with consumers in the Midwestern region preferring thick cuts and consumers in the southwestern states preferring bold and spicy flavors. However, the emergence of supercenters and warehouse clubs like Walmart and Costco have expanded the distribution of regional products, such as Utz potato chips. Potato chips have increased in popularity over the past five years due to the introduction of new flavors and healthier varieties... purchase to read more
What is the Snack Food Production Industry?
This industry produces snack foods such as potato chips, corn chips, roasted and salted nuts, pretzels, popcorn and other similar snacks. However, it does not produce cookies, crackers, bakery products, cereal or granola bars.
Potato chipsRoasted and salted nuts and seedsTortilla and corn chipsOther chipsPeanut butterOther snacks
Producing potato chipsProducing corn chipsProducing roasted and salted nuts and seedsProducing peanut butterProducing other snacks