Explore the latest global innovations across the seasoning and cooking sauces industry in 2023. Our global cooking sauces and seasonings market report identifies the biggest launch activities, pivotal consumer attitudes and important advances of the year across regions like EMEA, APAC, and the Americas.

Innovation in Cooking Sauces and Seasoning – EMEA

Financial pressures are driving consumers to seek out more affordable options across the cooking sauces market. Meanwhile, consumers are scratch home cooking to eat more healthily and naturally. Sauce brands must push cooking sauces innovation by focusing on functional and holistic health, as well as offering more semi-scratch solutions, in order to compete.

Innovation in Seasoning and Cooking Sauces – APAC

Heightened consumer interest in food sustainability is prompting brands to innovate around more environmentally friendly packaging. Social media links are becoming more prolific on the packaging of cooking sauces and seasonings, offering consumers serving suggestions.

  • 88% of Thai consumers are willing to pay more for sauces that use eco-friendly packaging.

Innovation in Cooking Sauces and Seasoning – Americas

On-pack serving and recipe suggestions are providing consumers with inspiration on how to customise and put their own spin on dishes. Consumer interest in specialised diets (e.g. gluten-free, paleo, vegan) is inspiring launches and innovation in cooking sauces sector.

  • 61% of cooking and pasta sauce consumers in the US would like more suggestions on packaging for extra ingredients to add to a sauce.

To discover more about A Year of Innovation in Cooking Sauces and Seasonings Market Report 2023, read The Future of Cooking and Pasta Sauces Market Report 2023or take a look at our extensive Cooking Sauces Market Research.

Expert Analysis from a Food Specialist

This report, written by Mikolaj Kaczorowski, a leading analyst in the Food sector, delivers in-depth commentary and analysis to highlight global trends and innovation in cooking sauces and add expert context to the numbers.

Innovation in cooking sauces and seasonings is addressing the consumer need for affordable, diet-friendly and sustainable options.

Mikolaj Kaczorowski, Innovation Analyst

Mikolaj Kaczorowski
Innovation Analyst

Table of Contents


    • Europe: inflationary pressures prompt sauce brands to strengthen focus on value-for-money features
    • Graph 1: cooking and pasta sauce launches by average price per 100ml/g, private label vs branded, 2018-23
    • Europe: producers of cooking sauces and seasonings address consumer interest in more-natural offerings
    • Graph 2: cooking sauces and seasonings launches, by select natural claim, 2018-23
    • The Middle East & Africa (MEA)
  2. Asia Pacific (APAC)

    • Asia: sustainable claims continue to increase in cooking sauces and seasonings
    • Graph 3: cooking sauces and seasonings launches, by share of select claims, 2018-23
    • Asia: the internet is a growing source for recipe inspiration
    • Graph 4: cooking sauces and seasonings launches, by share of social media claims, 2018-23
    • Australia & New Zealand
  3. the americas

    • North America: brands are highlighting the versatility of sauces  and seasonings for a multitude of culinary uses
    • North America: consumers’ evolving dietary needs are shaping innovation
    • Graph 5: cooking sauces and seasonings launches, by select claims, 2018-23
    • Latin America

About the report

This market report provides in-depth analysis and insight supported by a range of data. Explore a year of innovation in depth to know exactly what’s working.

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.

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