Popcorn Production in the US: Market Research Report

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Popcorn Production Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Food Production | Dec 2014

Popping up: Producers will develop new flavors and healthier products to attract consumers

IBISWorld’s Popcorn Production market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Market Share of Companies
ConAgra ConAgra  market share
Diamond Foods Diamond Foods market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Consumers tightened spending during the recession, cutting demand for nonessential purchases like popcorn. Additionally, health-conscious consumers became wary of eating caloric and high-sodium flavored popcorn. Nevertheless, major companies were able to quickly adapt to changing consumer preferences by introducing healthier product lines. The industry is expected to continue growth by increasing investments in technology to develop new flavors and healthier products.... purchase to read more

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The postrecessionary period for the Popcorn industry has brought both gains and losses for industry operators, with a number of factors contributing to its volatility. While consumer disposable income fell during the recession, which resulted in lower discretionary spending on industry products, discretionary spending has been on the uptick in recent years supporting snack and confectionary industries such as this one. Additionally, a healthy eating trend has swept the nation, making consumers wary of eating high-sodium popcorn products, but also leading other consumers to find healthier alternatives to chips and candy... purchase to read more


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What is the Popcorn Production Industry?

Companies in this industry produce popcorn, including microwaveable, ready-to-eat and other consumer packages of unpopped popcorn.

Industry Products
Unpopped popcorn, consumer packagesReady-to-eat popcornSpecialty popcorn shop products
Industry Activities
Producing consumer packages of unpopped popcornProducing microwaveable popcorn Producing ready-to-eat popcorn

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