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Mintel’s Annual Overviews take a look back at 2013 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

        • Figure 1: Retail sales of fruit and vegetables, by segment, at current prices, US, 2015 (est.)
        • Figure 2: Fruit and vegetable product introductions (including snacks), by sub-category, global, 2013-15
        • Figure 3: Top 10 claims on fruit and vegetable product introductions, global, 2015
        • Figure 4: Fruit and vegetable product introductions, by region, global, 2013-15
        • Figure 5: Fruit and vegetable product introductions, by storage, by region, global, 2015
    • The Big Stories

      • For parents, the fruit and vegetable struggle is real
        • Figure 6: Parents’ attitudes towards fruit and vegetables, select European countries, 2015
        • Figure 7: Agreement with the statement “I would buy more prepared fruits and vegetables if they were available in snack-sized packages”, by households with children, select European countries, 2015
        • Figure 8: Kid-targeted fruit, vegetable, fruit snack and vegetable snack introductions, top 10 countries, global, 2015
      • Anti-waste initiatives put produce front and centre
          • Figure 9: Attitudes towards fruit, vegetables and beans, select European countries, 2015
        • Vegetables make flavourful gains on restaurant menus
          • Figure 10: Menu items with vegetables, by restaurant segment, US, 2012-Q4, 2015-Q4
          • Figure 11: Flavour of vegetables on menu items, US, 2012-Q4, 2015-Q4
          • Figure 12: Preparation of vegetables on restaurant menus, US, 2012-Q4, 2015-Q4
      • Notable Products

        • High protein positioned vegetables
          • Mediterranean-inspired vegetables
            • Ethnic-inspired beans and vegetables
              • Fruit and vegetables ‘hacks’ provide recipe prep ease and supercharged nutrition
              • Looking to the Future

                • Fruit and vegetable ‘hacks’ cater to busy lifestyles
                    • Figure 13: Agreement with the statement ‘Convenience in cooking plays a key role in my choice of vegetables’, by age, select European countries, 2015
                    • Figure 14: Types of vegetables typically purchased in a week, select European countries, 2015
                  • Demand for healthier snacks is good news for fruits and veg
                      • Figure 15: Attitudes towards snacking, select European countries, 2015
                      • Figure 16: Fruit and vegetable snack product introductions, by region, global, 2013-15
                    • Organics continue upward, but can they feed the world?
                        • Figure 17: Organic fruit and vegetable product introductions, top 10 countries, global, 2015
                        • Figure 18: Reasons for purchasing organics, by generation, US, December 2014
                    • The Analyst’s View

                      About the report

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                      • 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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