LONDON--()--An increase in the total retail value sales took place in the Italian packaged food market 2012. Unit price rises were nearly equal across all product categories given the uptrend of world commodity prices combined with the growth of other production costs. However, certain difference in price hikes was seen in some categories due to the boost of demand for them. Meantime, a raft of Italian consumers initiated to eat for often at home in an attempt to limit expenditure. Private label and economy brands enjoyed the highest demand. This depressed sales growth in consumer foodservice, but contributed to the growth in sales across some packaged food categories and retail value of distribution channels associated offering goods at relatively low prices such as discounters, supermarkets and hypermarkets.
In the forthcoming years, the Italian packaged food market is poised to show positive but slow growth given the global economic instability and weak consumer confidence.
New market research report “Packaged Food in Italy” developed by Euromonitor International offers a detailed analysis of the Italian packaged food market. The report provides a insightful overview of the market; uncovers its size and shape; discusses key trends and developments; examines the competitive landscape. The research study discloses main product categories and company shares, brand shares and distribution data. It unveils growth sectors and indentifies factors driving change. Besides, future market outlook is available in the report too.
Title: Packaged Food in Italy
Published: February, 2013
Price: US$ 6,500.00
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