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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.

What's included

What's included

Table of contents

Table of contents

  1. Overview

        • Figure 1: Fruit and vegetables, new product launches, top five countries, 2016
        • Figure 2: Fruit and vegetables (including fruit and vegetable snacks), new product launches, by subcategory, by region, 2016
        • Figure 3: Fruit and vegetables, new product launches, top five claims, by region and global, 2016
        • Figure 4: Fruit and vegetables, new product launches, by format, by region, 2016
    • The Big Stories

        • Organics continue to soar
          • Figure 5: Organic fruit and vegetable introductions, by region, by storage, 2016
          • Figure 6: Attitudes toward vegetables, by demographics, US, February 2016
          • Figure 7: Attitudes towards organic fruit, vegetables and beans, select European countries, 2015
          • Figure 8: Attitudes towards organic food, China, December 2014
          • Figure 9: Organic fresh fruit and vegetable purchases, by age, Brazil, July 2016
        • Frozen vegetable NPD entices consumers back to the centre of the store
            • Figure 10: Total retail sales of vegetables, by segment, at current prices, US, 2015 and 2016
            • Figure 11: Factors influencing vegetable purchase, by demographics, US, February 2016
          • Time is of the essence, but tradition builds trust
            • Figure 12: Vegetable purchases in the past month, US, March 2015 and February 2016
            • Figure 13: Types of vegetables typically purchased in a week, select European markets, 2015
        • Notable Products

            • Plant Power blurs category boundaries
              • Plant-based blends: Are they vegetables, side dishes or meals?
                • ‘Faux carbs’: Spirals, ribbons and rice, oh my!
                  • ‘Faux carbs’: Spirals, ribbons and rice, oh my!
                    • Fruit and vegetables with a view
                      • Fruit and vegetable packaging with windows in the UK
                      • Looking to the Future

                          • Vegetable innovation on menus inspires retail NPD
                            • Figure 14: Bowl menu incidence growth, by restaurant segment, US, Q4 2014-Q4 2016
                            • Figure 15: Preparation of vegetable ingredients on US menus, Q4 2016
                          • Asia-Pacific launches fruit and veg snack attack
                            • Figure 16: Dole brand food and drink product introductions, by region, global, 2014-16
                            • Figure 17: Fruit, vegetables, fruit snacks and vegetable snacks innovation, by sub-category, Australia and New Zealand, 2014-16
                          • Food waste: a fruit and vegetable conundrum
                            • Figure 18: ‘I’m concerned about the amount of fruit and vegetables I waste’, by age, select European countries, 2015
                            • Figure 19: Fruit, VEGETables, fruit snacks and vegetable snacks innovation, by sub-category, Australia AND New Zealand, 2014-16
                        • 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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