Recent innovation in low/no alcohol beverages focuses on improving the sensory/visual experience and producing next-gen beverages with functional health benefits.

Neha Srivastava, Patent Analyst – Food & Drink / Beauty & Personal Care

Table of Contents

  1. What consumers want and why


    • [Graph] Global: low/no alcohol launches by sub-category, Mar 2015-Feb 2020

    • [Graph] Global (excluding China-only filings*): low or no alcohol containing beverages patent families, published each year, 2010-19
    • [Graph] Global (excluding China-only filings): top 10 organisations with currently active* patent families for low or no alcohol beverages, February 2020
    • [Graph] Global (excluding China): number of active* patent families claiming alcohol flavoured beverages with low and no alcohol content, by publication year, 2010-19
    • Expect new techniques to reduce alcohol content
    • [Graph] Global: index of alcohol-free and low-alcohol drink launch numbers, March 2015-Feb 2020
    • [Graph] Global: % share of launches per year, low vs no alcohol, March 2015 – Feb 2020
    • Improving the taste, flavour and visual experience
    • [Graph] Europe: low/no alcohol beer doesn’t taste as good as standard beer, Dec 2019
    • Tap into the opportunity for functional health in low/no alcohol drinks
  4. The implication


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