Everything you need to make the right decisions
Providing the most comprehensive and up-to-date information and analysis of the Health Food Retailing market, its consumers and the major players who make up that market.
Point of sale market data
In conjunction with IRi, extensive point of sale data shows you what consumers are spending their money on
How big is the market today and what is our 5 year forecast? Includes both best & worst case scenarios
What are the different segments within the market and how are those individual segments performing?
What are consumers looking for, what drives their buying habits and what are their main purchase influencers?
From iGen & Millennials to Baby Boomers & beyond. Who is spending money and what are they spending it on?
We gather our data from real-world consumers, selected to accurately reflect precise global demographics
What are the key players doing, what has been successful for them and what was their marketing spend?
Using data from our Global New Product Database, what products were launched and how well were they perceived?
What happens next, which areas are likely to experience growth and what opportunities exist within the market?
Expert analysis from a specialist in the field
Written by Thomas Slide, a leading analyst in the Retail sector, his extensive knowledge delivers in-depth commentary and analysis to highlight current trends and add expert context to the numbers.
The health food specialists have capitalised on the health and wellbeing trend but it hasn’t been easy as supermarkets and online players have increasingly muscled in on the market. The most important factor for specialists is trust, both as a way to combat the threat of the competition but also to persuade shoppers to take a risk on the latest products
Mintel has the answers you’re looking for
What are the key challenges facing the industry and how fast are its rates of growth? Who is the consumer and what do they want? Where are the opportunities, where are the risks and what lies ahead?
This report discusses the following key topics:
Products covered in this report
This report is focused on the specialist health food retailers, which
are defined as retailers that specialise in selling predominantly
food products that are marketed for their health benefits.
While not the main focus of the report, other retailers that also
sell those product categories found in health food shops, such
as supermarkets and pharmacies, are included in the consumer
section of this report, but not in the market or leading retailers
The definition of ‘health foods’ for the purposes of this report is
therefore based on those products that are generally expected to
be sold through health food retailers including:
- Dried fruit, nuts, seeds, bran
- Vitamins or supplements
- Fruit or herbal teas
- High protein products
- Free-from foods
- Pre-packaged raw food snacks
- Sports nutrition products
- Weight loss products
- Herbal or homeopathic remedies