Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Frozen foods have a special place in American households due to their simplicity, convenience and price. meals. Nevertheless, the industry has experienced only slow growth during the five years to 2015, primarily due to escalating competitive pressure. In the coming years, the steadily improving US economy will likely have a positive impact on grocery and food-service sales overall, as disposable incomes rise and consumers spend more on discretionary products and meals outside the home... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The Frozen Food Wholesaling industry is largely concentrated in the West and Southeast regions of the United States, which account for 26.6% and 22.1%, respectively, of industry locations nationwide. This geographic concentration is closely followed by the Mid-Atlantic (18.1%) and Great Lakes (10.5%) regions.
The industry's geographic spread is consistent with the wholesale sector, which establishes itself in highly populated areas. Wholesalers situate themselves close to key markets, such as food service outlets, grocery stores and other retail outlets to keep freight costs to a minimum... purchase to read more