Research and Markets: Market Focus: Trends and Developments in the Confectionery Sector in Japan to 2018

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4cnhrr/market_focus) has announced the addition of a new report "Market Focus: Trends and Developments in the Confectionery Sector in Japan to 2018" to their offering.

This report brings together consumer insight and market data to provide a comprehensive brief of the Confectionery sector in Japan. This allows for the rapid identification of key growth opportunities across major Confectionery categories and their packaging.

  • Japan is the largest Confectionery market in Asia with a high per capita consumption of Chocolate.
  • Chocolate is the largest category in the Confectionery market in Japan with a per-capita consumption of 2.0 kg. The seasonal fluctuation of sales in this category is high with the consumption of chocolate in the winter recorded 30% higher than in summer.
  • Japanese consumers are looking for new taste experiences and trying out new flavors as a result products with new flavors are launched quite frequently.
  • Flexible Packaging is the most commonly used packaging material for Confectionery products in Japan followed by Paper & Board.
  • Hypermarkets & Supermarkets dominate the distribution of Confectionery products in Japan

Japan is the largest Confectionery market in Asia with a high per capita consumption of Chocolate. Japan's aging population will seek Confectionery products with functional benefits as a result of rising health concerns which will result in an increase in sales of dark Chocolate. Sugar Confectionery will register the highest growth and consumers will look for new and innovative ingredients and flavours.

Key Topics Covered:

Executive Summary

Country Context

Sector Analysis

Consumer Overview

Private Label

Distribution Insight

Packaging Insight

Leading Players With Market Share

Companies Mentioned:

  • Lotte Co.
  • Meiji Holdings Co.
  • Ezaki Glico co .
  • Morinaga and Company
  • Asahi Group
  • Meiji Holdings Co.
  • Lotte Co.
  • Mondelez International
  • Meiji Holdings Co.
  • Godiva
  • Nestle
  • UHA e-ma
  • 7-Eleven
  • Ito Yokada
  • Sogo and Seibu
  • AEON
  • Lawson

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Sector: Snacks and Confectionery

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Snacks and Confectionery