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Mintel’s Annual Overviews take a look back at 2016 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

Table of contents

  1. Overview

    • The Big Stories

        • Visual label changes attempt to make nutritional information easier to understand
          • New nutritional labels are being implemented in the US
            • Figure 1: Characteristics associated with nutritional facts panel, US, May 2015
            • Figure 2: Percentage of US food and drink launches with select nutritional information, 2012-16
          • New taxes aim to cut consumers’ consumption of sugar
              • Figure 3: Food and drink launches with low/no/reduced sugar claim, top five countries, Global, 2016
              • Figure 4: Consumers expected response to the sugar tax, UK, April 2016
          • Notable Products

              • Japan’s new FFC system creates more opportunities for manufacturers
                • Functional claim product examples in Japan
                  • New Chinese regulations impact infant formula milk manufacturers
                    • Infant formula milk in China that complies with the labeling requirements
                      • Natural wines are an extension of the clean-label trend
                        • Wines promoting natural production methods
                        • Looking to the Future

                            • The future of fiber ingredients following clean label trends
                                • Figure 5: Percentage of high/added fiber food and drink products launched with inulin, US vs. global, 2012-16
                              • Next generation “clean label” considers ingredient purity
                                • The definition of healthy is evolving
                                  • Figure 6: Attributes avoided when shopping for “healthy” foods, US, June 2016
                              • The Analyst’s View

                                About the report

                                This report will give you a complete 360-degree view of your market. Not only is it rooted in robust proprietary and high-quality third-party data, but our industry experts put that data into context and you’ll quickly understand:

                                • The Consumer

                                  What They Want. Why They Want It.

                                • The Competitors

                                  Who’s Winning. How To Stay Ahead.

                                • The Market

                                  Size, Segments, Shares And Forecasts: How It All Adds Up.

                                • The Innovations

                                  New Ideas. New Products. New Potential.

                                • The Opportunities

                                  Where The White Space Is. How To Make It Yours.

                                • The Trends

                                  What’s Shaping Demand – Today And Tomorrow.

                                Please Note: This is a sample report. All of the figures, graphs, and tables have been redacted.

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