Eat up: The industry will benefit from product innovation and increasing incomes

Participants in the California Snack Food Production industry create goods such as potato and corn chips, pretzels, roasted and salted nuts, peanut butter, popcorn and other similar sweet and savory snacks. The industry has expanded over the past five years due to product innovation and increasing incomes. Furthermore, the emergence of artisanal goods, which are made with a higher degree of craftsmanship and command higher prices, boosted revenue. Overall, IBISWorld estimates industry revenue will increase at an annualized rate of 0.3% to $7.2 billion over the five years to 2017.Rising demand for snack foods has been fueled by changing consumption trends. Modern on-the-go lifestyles have encouraged snacking as opposed to large, heavy meals at once...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$7bn
Annual Growth 12-17
0.3%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
11,128
Businesses
514

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Rising demand for snack foods has been fueled by changing consumption trends
  • The industry has also expanded over the past five years with the inclusion of premium and artisanal products
  • Nut production is expected to grow to meet growing demand over the next five years
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    Additional Insights for the Snack Food Production in California Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Snack Food Production in California Industry are

  • Ability to adapt to change
  • Ability to pass on cost increases
  • Product differentiation
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Per Capita Disposable Income in California and Total Health Expenditure in California in the Snack Food Production in California industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Snack Food Production in California Industry?

    This industry produces snack foods such as potato and corn chips, pretzels, roasted and salted nuts, nut butters, popcorn and other similar snacks. However, it does not produce cookies, crackers, bakery products, cereal or granola bars.

    Industry Products
  • Nuts and seeds
  • Peanut butter
  • Potato chips
  • Tortilla and corn chips
  • Other chips
  • Other snacks
  • Industry Activities
  • Producing nuts and nut butter
  • Producing potato chips
  • Producing corn chips
  • Producing other snacks
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Per Capita Disposable Income in California
  • Total Health Expenditure in California
  • Population of California
  • Demand from supermarkets and grocery stores

  • Current Performance
  • Consumption trends
  • Industry landscape
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Brand extensions
  • Industry structure
  • Table: Snack Food Production in California Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Snack Food Production in California Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Grocery Wholesaling
  • Supermarkets & Grocery Stores
  • Convenience Stores

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Corn Farming
  • Corn, Wheat & Soybean Wholesaling
  • Fruit & Nut Farming
  • Laminated Plastics Manufacturing
  • Oilseed Farming
  • Sugar Processing
  • Vegetable Farming
  • Wheat, Barley & Sorghum Farming

  • Products & Services
  • Nuts and seeds
  • Potato chips
  • Tortilla and corn chips
  • Other chips
  • Peanut butter
  • Other snacks
  • Chart: Snack Food Production in California Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Grocery wholesalers
  • Supermarket and grocery stores
  • Convenience stores
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Snack Food Production in California Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesWagesMarketingOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Snack Food Production in California

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Snack Food Production in California Industry

  • PepsiCo Inc., Snyder's-Lance, Inc., ConAgra Brands Inc., Kellogg Company,
  • Table: PepsiCo Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Snyder's-Lance, Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: ConAgra Brands Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Kellogg Company - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Snack Food Production in California Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Snack Food Production in California Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Per Capita Personal Income in California (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Artisanal
  • Goods that are not made by machines, but rather, involve a high degree of human labor and craftsmanship.
  • Clean Water Act (Cwa)
  • A federal law enacted in 1972 that governs water pollution.
  • Economies Of Scale
  • The increase in efficiency of production as the number of goods being produced increases.
  • Gluten
  • A mixture of proteins found in wheat and other grains such as barley and rye. Individuals with Celiac disease cannot process gluten which is also the ingredient that gives dough its chewy texture.
  • Nut Butter
  • Spreadable foodstuff created by crushing nuts such as peanuts or almonds.
  • Premium
  • When producers charge consumers a price for their product that is more than its nominal value.
  • Wholesale Bypass
  • Retailers that possess sufficient market power can purchase goods in bulk directly from manufacturers and forego the additional costs incurred by sourcing goods from wholesalers.
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