SEARCH   
MEMBER LOGIN    

Fresh Bread & Bakery Goods Wholesaling in the US: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Fresh Bread & Bakery Goods Wholesaling Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Food & Beverage Stores | Jul 2014

Bad dough: Revenue will remain constrained due to rising health concerns and wholesale bypass

IBISWorld’s Fresh Bread & Bakery Goods Wholesaling market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
SYSCO Corporation SYSCO Corporation market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$30bn
Annual Growth 09-14
-1.1%
Annual Growth 14-19
Purchase to read more
Profit
Purchase to read more
Employment
41,158
Businesses
4,110
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Rising health concerns pertaining to the consumption of gluten and wheat coupled with an increase in wholesale bypass has affected the Fresh Bread & Bakery Goods Wholesaling industry over the five years to 2014. Industry profit margins have improved somewhat thanks to cost-cutting measures and rising merger and acquisition activity. While an expected increase in overall wheat consumption is projected to slightly benefit the industry, overall growth will remain constrained as health trends and wholesale bypass persist over the next five years.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

The Fresh Bread and Bakery Goods Wholesaling industry faces relatively low barriers to entry, yet depend on the scale of operations. Start-up capital costs for a small-scale operation are low, and primarily consist of the purchase and maintenance of a truck to transport industry products from manufacturers to downstream markets. The large number of small operators in the Bread Production industry (IBISWorld report 31181) also implies that there are a large number of small bakeries to which a new industry entrant can theoretically contract out its services to. Given the large number of enterprises in this industry, competition can be very high in saturated markets. However, new entrants can succeed by moving into areas with a less developed bread and bakery goods wholesaling presence... purchase to read more

 


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Fresh Bread & Bakery Goods Wholesaling Industry?

This industry includes firms that primarily perform merchant wholesale distribution of fresh bread and bakery products.

Industry Products
Cookies and cakesBread and rollsSpicesCooking oils and margarineRefined SugarFlourBaking mixes and doughOther baked goods, including crackers
 
Industry Activities
Wholesaling cookies and cakesWholesaling bread and rollsWholesaling muffins, pies, crackers and other bakery goodsWholesaling spices, oils, sugar, flour and other baking ingredients


View Sample
Quote
Select Clients