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Table Sauces and Seasonings - UK - December 2012

“With the burgeoning number of over-55s, healthier formulations present a viable means for brands for generating standout among these older age groups. They are significantly more likely than younger cohorts to see low fat, low salt, low sugar and being free from artificial additives/preservatives as important considerations when choosing a table sauce.”

– Emma Clifford, Senior Food Analyst

Some questions answered in this report include:
  • Is the table sauces and seasonings market reacting adequately to consumers’ interest in health?
  • What steps can the market take to leverage the home cooking trend?
  • How can NPD help operators to drive engagement among younger consumers?
  • What role is social media playing in the table sauces market?

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Table of contents

  1. Introduction

      • Definition
        • Abbreviations
        • Executive Summary

            • The market
              • Figure 1: Sales and forecast of the UK table sauces and seasonings market, by value, 2007-17
              • Figure 2: UK retail sales of table sauces, by segment, by value, 2012 (est)
            • Market factors
              • Britons are experimental with food
                • Interest in scratch cooking benefits the market
                  • Older generation and 25-34s set for growth
                    • Companies, brands and innovation
                      • Figure 3: Brand shares in value sales of table sauces*, 2012*
                    • NPD continues to drive the market
                      • Brands ramp up ad investment
                        • The consumer
                          • Penetration of table sauces approaches 100%
                            • Figure 4: Table sauces kept in regular supply, October 2012
                          • Seasonings also attract wide interest
                            • Figure 5: Types of seasonings bought in the last 12 months, October 2012
                          • Special offers are the most important choice factor
                            • Figure 6: Factors considered when choosing a table sauce, October 2012
                          • Usage trends drive attitudes towards table sauces
                            • Figure 7: Attitudes towards table sauces, October 2012
                          • Stiff competition from own-label
                            • Figure 8: Attitudes towards seasonings, October 2012
                          • What we think
                          • Issues in the Market

                              • Is the table sauces and seasonings market reacting adequately to consumers’ interest in health?
                                • What steps can the market take to leverage the home cooking trend?
                                  • How can NPD help operators to drive engagement among younger consumers?
                                    • What role is social media playing in the table sauces market?
                                    • Trend Application

                                        • Trend: Why Buy
                                          • Trend: Hungry Planet
                                            • 2015 trend: Old Gold
                                            • Market Drivers

                                              • Key points
                                                • Half of adults make meals from scratch
                                                  • Figure 9: Agreement with lifestyle statements about scratch cooking, 2008-12
                                                • Most Britons like to experiment with food
                                                  • Figure 10: Agreement with statements on eating habits, 2008-12
                                                • A sizeable minority of consumers limit their salt intake
                                                  • Figure 11: responses to products with "High salt/sodium content", 2008-12
                                                • Rise in 25-34s will boost the market
                                                  • Figure 12: Trends in the age structure of the UK population, 2007-17
                                                • Consumer incomes remain squeezed
                                                  • Figure 13: Year-on-year % change in average weekly earnings compared to inflation in the UK, January 2008-August 2012
                                              • Strengths and Weaknesses

                                                • Strengths
                                                  • Weaknesses
                                                  • Who’s Innovating?

                                                    • Key points
                                                      • NPD as a share of the total market declines
                                                        • Figure 14: Share of new product launches of table sauces and seasonings in the UK food market, 2009-12
                                                        • Figure 15: New product launches in the UK table sauces and seasonings market, by product category, 2009-12
                                                      • Retailers invest in own-label NPD to compete with brands
                                                        • Figure 16: Share of new product launches in the UK table sauces and seasonings market, branded vs. own-label, 2009-12
                                                        • Figure 17: Top 10 companies for NPD in the UK table sauces and seasonings market, by share, 2009-12
                                                      • High number of brand extensions reflects risk-averse attitude from operators
                                                        • Figure 18: Share of new product launches in the UK table sauces and seasonings market, by launch type, 2009-12
                                                      • Catching up on flavour innovation
                                                        • Tubs and tottles gain ground on jars and bottles
                                                          • Figure 19: Share of new product launches in the UK table sauces and seasonings market, by packaging type, 2009-12
                                                        • Restaurants venture into retail
                                                          • Opportunities to tap into consumer interest in healthier sauces
                                                          • Market Size and Forecast

                                                            • Key points
                                                              • Five-year growth of 19% driven by price inflation
                                                                • Figure 20: UK retail sales of table sauces and seasonings, by value and volume, 2007-17
                                                              • The future
                                                                • Figure 21: Sales and forecast of the UK table sauces and seasonings market, by volume, 2007-17
                                                                • Figure 22: Sales and forecast of the UK table sauces and seasonings market, by value, 2007-17
                                                              • Factors used in the forecast
                                                                • Segmentation
                                                                  • Table sauces
                                                                    • Figure 23: UK retail sales of table sauces, by value and volume, 2007-17
                                                                    • Figure 24: Sales and forecast of the UK table sauces market, by volume, 2007-17
                                                                    • Figure 25: Sales and forecast of the UK table sauces market, by value, 2007-17
                                                                  • Seasonings
                                                                    • Figure 26: UK retail sales of seasonings, by value and volume, 2007-17
                                                                    • Figure 27: Sales and forecast of the UK seasonings market, by volume, 2007-17
                                                                    • Figure 28: Sales and forecast of the UK seasonings market, by value, 2007-17
                                                                  • Volume sales of pickles, chutneys and relish are stable
                                                                    • Figure 29: UK retail sales of pickles, chutneys and relishes, by volume and value, 2010-12
                                                                • Segment Performance – Table Sauces

                                                                  • Key points
                                                                    • Salad accompaniments and thick sauces dominate the market
                                                                      • Figure 30: UK retail sales of table sauces, by segment, by value, 2012 (est)
                                                                      • Figure 31: UK retail sales of table sauces, by segment, by value, 2010-12
                                                                      • Figure 32: UK retail sales of table sauces, by segment, by volume, 2010-12
                                                                    • Salad accompaniments see solid growth
                                                                      • Figure 33: UK retail sales of salad accompaniments, by type, by value, 2010-12
                                                                    • Tomato ketchup accounts for lion’s share of thick table sauces
                                                                      • Figure 34: UK retail sales of thick sauces, by type, by value, 2010-12
                                                                    • Dish-specific sauces continue to post strong performances
                                                                      • Figure 35: UK retail sales of dish-specific sauces, by type, by value, 2010-12
                                                                    • Pepper sauces are the rising star among thin sauces
                                                                      • Figure 36: UK retail sales of thin sauces, by type, by value, 2010-12
                                                                    • Speciality vinegar is gaining ground
                                                                      • Figure 37: UK retail sales of vinegar, by type, by value, 2010-12
                                                                    • American mustard is booming
                                                                      • Figure 38: UK retail sales of mustard, by type, by value, 2010-12
                                                                  • Segment Performance – Seasonings

                                                                    • Key points
                                                                      • Herbs, spices and seasonings has fuelled growth of the wider seasonings segment over 2007-12
                                                                        • Figure 39: UK retail sales of seasonings, by segment, by value, 2007-12
                                                                        • Figure 40: UK retail sales of seasonings, by value, 2007-12
                                                                        • Figure 41: UK retail value sales of dried, fresh and frozen herbs, spices and seasonings, 2010-12
                                                                      • Salt sales remain stable, but consumers swap cooking salt for sea salt
                                                                        • Figure 42: UK retail value sales of dried, fresh and frozen herbs, spices and seasonings, 2011-12
                                                                    • Market Share – Table Sauces

                                                                      • Key points
                                                                        • Heinz keeps a steady dominant presence
                                                                          • Figure 43: Brand shares in value sales of table sauces*, 2011** and 2012***
                                                                        • Private-label represents a quarter of the market…
                                                                          • … while own-label dominates the pickles, chutneys and relishes market
                                                                            • Figure 44: Brand shares in value sales of pickles, chutney & relish, 2011* and 2012**
                                                                        • Market Share – Seasonings

                                                                          • Key points
                                                                            • Own-label dominates the seasoning market
                                                                              • Figure 45: Brand shares in value sales of seasonings, 2012*
                                                                            • Saxa and own-label are on a par in the salt market
                                                                              • Figure 46: Brand shares in value sales of salt, 2011* and 2012**
                                                                          • Companies and Products

                                                                            • Heinz
                                                                              • Premier Foods
                                                                                • Unilever
                                                                                  • R H Amar & Co
                                                                                    • AB Foods
                                                                                      • McCormick (Schwartz)
                                                                                        • Bart Ingredients Company
                                                                                          • Others
                                                                                            • English Provender Company
                                                                                              • Grace Foods
                                                                                                • Kikkoman
                                                                                                • Brand Research

                                                                                                  • Brand map
                                                                                                      • Figure 47: Attitudes towards and usage of brands in the table sauces sector, October 2012
                                                                                                    • Correspondence analysis
                                                                                                      • Brand attitudes
                                                                                                        • Figure 48: Attitudes by table sauce brand, October 2012
                                                                                                      • Brand personality
                                                                                                        • Figure 49: Table sauces brand personality – macro image, October 2012
                                                                                                        • Figure 50: Table sauces brand personality – micro image, October 2012
                                                                                                      • Brand experience
                                                                                                        • Figure 51: Table sauces brand usage, October 2012
                                                                                                        • Figure 52: Satisfaction with various table sauce brands, October 2012
                                                                                                        • Figure 53: Consideration of table sauce brands, October 2012
                                                                                                        • Figure 54: Consumer perceptions of current table sauce brand performance, October 2012
                                                                                                        • Figure 55: Table sauces brand recommendation – Net Promoter Score, October 2012
                                                                                                      • Brand index
                                                                                                        • Figure 56: Table sauces brand index, October 2012
                                                                                                        • Figure 57: Table sauces brand index vs. recommendation, October 2012
                                                                                                      • Target group analysis
                                                                                                        • Figure 58: Target groups, October 2012
                                                                                                        • Figure 59: Table sauce brand usage, by target groups, October 2012
                                                                                                      • Group One – Conformists
                                                                                                        • Group Two – Simply the Best
                                                                                                          • Group Three – Shelf Stalkers
                                                                                                            • Group Four – Habitual Shoppers
                                                                                                              • Group Five – Individualists
                                                                                                              • Brand Communication and Promotion

                                                                                                                • Key points
                                                                                                                  • Adspend reaches a four-year high in 2011 of £19.3 million
                                                                                                                    • Figure 60: Main monitored advertising media spend on table sauces and seasonings, 2008-12*
                                                                                                                    • Figure 61: Main monitored advertising media spend on table sauces and seasonings, by segment, 2008-12*
                                                                                                                  • Unilever extends its lead in adspend, but its share falls
                                                                                                                    • Figure 62: Top ten highest-spending advertisers in the table sauces and seasonings market, 2008-12
                                                                                                                    • Figure 63: Share of top ten highest-spending advertisers in the table sauces and seasonings market, 2008-12
                                                                                                                  • Big investment by Colman’s in its Season & Shake range in 2011
                                                                                                                    • Figure 64: Top 10 highest-spending brands in the table sauces and seasonings market, 2008-12*
                                                                                                                    • Figure 65: Share of top 10 highest-spending brands in the table sauces and seasonings market, 2011
                                                                                                                  • TV extends its position as advertising medium of choice
                                                                                                                    • Figure 66: Total expenditure in the table sauces and seasonings market, by media type, 2008-12
                                                                                                                    • Figure 67: Share of total expenditure in the table sauces and seasonings market, by media type, 2008-12
                                                                                                                  • Online represents a niche channel, despite adspend soaring
                                                                                                                  • The Consumer – Usage of Table Sauces

                                                                                                                    • Key points
                                                                                                                      • Table sauces enjoy high penetration
                                                                                                                        • Figure 68: Frequency of use of tomato ketchup, salad cream, brown sauce and salad dressing, 2012
                                                                                                                      • 95% of adults keep table sauces at home
                                                                                                                          • Figure 69: Table sauces kept in regular supply, October 2012
                                                                                                                        • Traditional sauces are most popular
                                                                                                                          • Usage of most table sauces skewed towards the older generation
                                                                                                                            • Figure 70: Selected table sauces kept in regular supply, by age, October 2012
                                                                                                                          • Ethnic table sauces
                                                                                                                              • Figure 71: Selected table sauces kept in regular supply, by socio-economic group, October 2012
                                                                                                                            • The nation is divided between sparse and abundant table sauce use
                                                                                                                              • Figure 72: Repertoire of table sauces kept in regular supply, October 2012
                                                                                                                          • The Consumer – Choice Factors – Table Sauces

                                                                                                                            • Key points
                                                                                                                              • Special offers are the most important choice factor
                                                                                                                                  • Figure 73: Factors considered when choosing a table sauce, October 2012
                                                                                                                                • Under-25s are most interested in squeezable packaging
                                                                                                                                  • Figure 74: Consumers who look for a “squeezable” bottle/jar or a well-known brand when they are choosing a table sauce, by gender and age, October 2012
                                                                                                                                • The young are the most brand-oriented
                                                                                                                                  • Women and over-55s are most health-oriented
                                                                                                                                    • Figure 75: Consumers who look for table sauces which are low fat/fat-free, low salt/salt free, free of artificial additives/preservatives and low-sugar/sugar free, by gender, October 2012
                                                                                                                                    • Figure 76: Consumers who look for table sauces which are low fat/fat-free, low salt/salt free, free of artificial additives/preservatives and low-sugar/sugar free, by age, October 2012
                                                                                                                                  • Under-25s are most swayed by recommendations
                                                                                                                                    • Niche demand for ethical table sauces
                                                                                                                                      • Demand for bigger packs among large households
                                                                                                                                        • Figure 77: Consumers who look for table sauces which are in a large pack and a small pack, by age and household size, October 2012
                                                                                                                                    • The Consumer – Attitudes Towards Table Sauces

                                                                                                                                      • Key points
                                                                                                                                        • Table sauces are seen as good cooking ingredients
                                                                                                                                            • Figure 78: Attitudes towards table sauces, October 2012
                                                                                                                                          • Demand for more healthier table sauces
                                                                                                                                            • Figure 79: Consumers who would like to see healthier table sauces and those who do not worry about the healthiness of table sauces, by gender and age, October 2012
                                                                                                                                          • Experimental under-35s have upped usage of hot sauces
                                                                                                                                            • Figure 80: Consumers who are eating more hot/spicy sauces than a few years ago and who like trying new flavours of table sauces, by gender and age, October 2012
                                                                                                                                          • A large minority are willing to pay more for brands
                                                                                                                                            • Figure 81: Consumers who are willing to pay more for branded table sauces/condiments, by age, October 2012
                                                                                                                                          • Social media has a key role to play
                                                                                                                                            • Figure 82: Consumers who would be interested in trying a new sauce/ condiment after hearing about it on a social media site, by age group, October 2012
                                                                                                                                          • Noticeable demand for individual servings
                                                                                                                                            • Figure 83: Consumers who have many unfinished table sauces in their home and consumers who would like to see more table sauces that come in individual servings/sachets, be gender and age, October 2012
                                                                                                                                        • The Consumer – Usage of Seasonings

                                                                                                                                          • Key points
                                                                                                                                            • Penetration of seasonings is over 90%
                                                                                                                                                • Figure 84: Types of seasonings bought in the last 12 months, October 2012
                                                                                                                                              • Over-45s are the main buyers of plain herbs
                                                                                                                                                • Figure 85: Consumers who have purchased herbs and spices in the last 12 months, by age, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                • Figure 86: Consumers who have purchased herbs and spices in the last 12 months, by socio-economic group, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                • Figure 87: Repertoire of seasonings purchased, October 2012
                                                                                                                                            • The Consumer – Attitudes Towards Seasonings

                                                                                                                                              • Key points
                                                                                                                                                • Stiff competition from own-label
                                                                                                                                                    • Figure 88: Attitudes towards seasonings, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                  • Consumers are buying seasonings for specific meals
                                                                                                                                                    • Concerns about salt are helping to drive usage of seasonings
                                                                                                                                                      • A third buy seasoning mixes for convenience
                                                                                                                                                        • Under-25s need most guidance
                                                                                                                                                          • Figure 89: Consumers who wouldn't know how to use many of the seasonings available at the supermarket, by age, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                        • Demand for frozen seasonings among a fifth
                                                                                                                                                        • Target Groups

                                                                                                                                                          • Key points
                                                                                                                                                            • Four target groups
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 90: Target groups based on attitudes towards table sauces, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                            • Value-seeking (18%)
                                                                                                                                                              • Experimental (29%)
                                                                                                                                                                • Health-conscious (23%)
                                                                                                                                                                  • Disengaged (30%)
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – Market Drivers

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 91: Agreement with selected lifestyle statements on cooking and eating habits, by demographics, 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 92: Usage of ‘High salt/sodium content’, by demographics, 2012
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – Market Size and Forecast

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 93: Best- and worst-case forecasts for retail sales of table sauces and seasonings, by volume, 2012-17
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 94: Best- and worst-case forecasts for retail sales of table sauces and seasonings, by value, 2012-17
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 95: Best- and worst-case forecasts for retail sales of table sauces, by volume, 2012-17
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 96: Best- and worst-case forecasts for retail sales of table sauces, by value, 2012-17
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 97: Best- and worst-case forecasts for retail sales of seasonings, by volume, 2012-17
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 98: Best- and worst-case forecasts for retail sales of seasonings, by value, 2012-17
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – Brand Research

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 99: Brand usage, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 100: Brand commitment, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 101: Brand momentum, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 102: Brand diversity, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 103: Brand satisfaction, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 104: Brand recommendation, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 105: Brand attitude, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 106: Brand image – macro image, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 107: Brand image – micro image, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 108: Profile of target groups, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 109: Psychographic segmentation, by target groups, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 110: Brand usage, by target groups, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                    • Brand index
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 111: Brand index, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – Brand Communication and Promotion

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 112: Total advertising expenditure in the table sauces and seasonings market, by top 10 brands and media type, January 2008-September 2012
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – The Consumer – Usage of Table Sauces

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 113: Frequency of use of selected table sauces and salad dressing, 2010-12
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 114: Most popular table sauces kept in regular supply, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 115: Next most popular table sauces kept in regular supply, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 116: Repertoire of table sauces kept in regular supply, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – The Consumer – Choice Factors – Table Sauces

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 117: Most popular factors considered when choosing a table sauce, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 118: Next most popular factors considered when choosing a table sauce, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – The Consumer – Attitudes Towards Table Sauces

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 119: Agreement with the statements ‘It's worth paying more for branded sauces/condiments’ and ‘Sauces/condiments are good for using as an ingredient in cooking’, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 120: Agreement with the statements ‘I would like to see healthier sauces/condiments’ and ‘I do not worry about the healthiness of sauces/condiments’, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 121: Agreement with the statements ‘I have cut back on the number of different sauces I buy to save money’ and ‘I tend to use certain sauces with specific foods/meals’, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 122: Agreement with the statements ‘I eat more hot/spicy sauces than a few years ago’ and ‘I have many unfinished sauces/condiments in my home’, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 123: Agreement with the statements ‘I like trying new flavours of table sauces/condiments’ and ‘I buy sauces/condiments based on what my children like’, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 124: Agreement with the statements ‘I would be interested in trying a new sauce/condiment after hearing about it on a social media site’ and ‘I would like to see more sauces/condiments that come in individual servings/sachets’, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – The Consumer – Usage of Seasonings

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 125: Most popular types of seasonings bought in the last 12 months, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 126: Next most popular types of seasonings bought in the last 12 months, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 127: Other types of seasonings bought in the last 12 months, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 128: Types of seasonings bought in the last 12 months, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – The Consumer – Attitudes Towards Seasonings

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 129: Most popular attitudes towards seasonings, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 130: Next most popular attitudes towards seasonings, by demographics, October 2012
                                                                                                                                                                  • Appendix – Target Groups

                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 131: Table sauces kept in regular supply, by target groups, April 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 132: Factors considered when choosing a table sauce, by target groups, April 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 133: Attitudes towards table sauces, by target groups, April 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 134: Types of seasonings bought in the last 12 months, by target groups, April 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 135: Attitudes towards seasonings, by target groups, April 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 136: Grocery shopping habits, by target groups, April 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 137: Attitudes towards health and healthy lifestyles, by target groups, June 2012
                                                                                                                                                                      • Figure 138: Cooking and eating habits, by target groups, June 2012

                                                                                                                                                                  Companies Covered

                                                                                                                                                                  • AB World Foods
                                                                                                                                                                  • Associated British Foods Plc
                                                                                                                                                                  • Billington Food Group
                                                                                                                                                                  • Blue Dragon Limited
                                                                                                                                                                  • English Provender Company
                                                                                                                                                                  • Facebook, Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                  • G. Costa & Co Ltd
                                                                                                                                                                  • Grace Foods UK Ltd
                                                                                                                                                                  • HJ Heinz Company UK
                                                                                                                                                                  • Kikkoman Corporation
                                                                                                                                                                  • Levi Roots Reggae Reggae Foods Ltd
                                                                                                                                                                  • McCormick & Company, Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                  • Nandos UK
                                                                                                                                                                  • Ortalli
                                                                                                                                                                  • Patak's Foods Limited
                                                                                                                                                                  • PizzaExpress Limited
                                                                                                                                                                  • Premier Foods plc
                                                                                                                                                                  • RH Amar & Co. Ltd.
                                                                                                                                                                  • Tesco Plc
                                                                                                                                                                  • Twitter, Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                  • Unilever Bestfoods UK Ltd

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