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Cereal, Snack & Energy Bars - Global Annual Reviews - 2016

Mintel’s Annual Overviews take a look back at 2015 and provide a detailed overview of the key issues faced by key categories through the year. Including; a full market overview, an in-depth review of the big stories from the year as well as our forecast for the future of these markets.

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Table of contents

  1. Overview

        • Figure 1: Top 5 markets, Snack bars, volume retail sales, 2015*
        • Figure 2: Snack Bars, Global Market Performance
        • Figure 3: Leading snack bar claims, % of snack bar launches, by region, 2015
    • The Big Stories

          • Figure 4: Gluten-free, organic and low / no sugar claims, % of European vegan snack bar launches, 2015
          • Figure 5: Oat and wheat free snack bar launches, % of snack bar launches, Global, 2010 – 2015
        • Confectionery giants sink their teeth into snack bars*
          • As protein evolves, quantity takes a backseat to quality
            • Figure 6: Desired protein source, US, November 2014
        • Notable Products of the Past Year

            • Notable products of 2015
            • Looking to the Future

              • Stealth health is out as vegetables are showcased in healthy snack bars
                • Figure 7: Consumers who claim they do not eat 5 portions of fruit and vegetables per day, selected European countries, Q1 2015
              • Performance bars have an opportunity to target everyday athletes
                  • Figure 8: Retail sales of snack, nutrition, and protein bars, by segment, US, 2012 and 2014
                • Chocolate, snack bar and hot beverage innovation blur boundaries in Asia
                • The Analyst’s View

                  Cereal, Snack & Energy Bars - Global Annual Reviews - 2016

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