DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Baby Food Market By Product Type, By Point of Sale, By Age, By Region, Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2012 - 2022" report to their offering.
The global baby food market is forecast to surpass $82 billion by 2022. In 2016, milk formula segment garnered the largest market share in the global baby food market, and this trend is anticipated to continue during the forecast period.
Owing to growing number of malnutritional cases and rising health concerns towards overall development of the baby, global baby food market grew at a moderate pace over the last few years. Factors propelling global baby food market include increasing population, growing urbanization, rising disposable income and changing lifestyles across the globe.
Moreover, increasing spending on children healthcare coupled with continuous innovation and aggressive marketing by various baby food manufacturers is fueling demand for baby foods, globally. According to the World Bank, percentage of women joining the labor force stood at 55.28% in 2014, and this number is witnessing consistent y-o-y rise.
Furthermore, increasing awareness among people about the various health benefits of feeding baby foods to infants and young babies is further fueling demand for baby foods across the globe. These aforementioned factors are anticipated to propel global baby food market through 2022.
Few of the major players operating in the global baby food market include Nestle, Mead Johnson, Danone, Abbott, and Heinz.
Global Baby Food Market, 2012 - 2022 discusses the following aspects of the baby food market across the globe:
- Global Baby Food Market Size, Share & Forecast
- Segmental Analysis - By Product Type (Milk Formula, Dried Baby Food, Baby Food Snacks, Baby Food Cereals and Others), By Point of Sale (Grocery Retails, Supermarket/Hypermarket, Pharmacies, Online and Others), By Age (Below 6 Months, 6-12 Months, 13-24 Months and Above 24 Months), By Region (Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, Middle East & Africa and South America)
- Changing Market Trends & Emerging Opportunities
- Competitive Landscape & Strategic Recommendations
Market Trends & Developments
- Growing Awareness of Organic Baby Food
- Medical Professionals Suggesting Baby Foods
- Increasing Preference of Parents Towards Hypo/Anti Allergic Baby Food
- Baby Food Snack Innovations
- Introduction of Unique Flavors
- Rising demand for Growing Up Milk
- Increasing Consumer Preferences Towards Packaged Baby Food Products
- Growing Availability in Modern Retail Formats
- Abbott Laboratories
- Alter Farmacia, S.A.
- Arla Foods Amba.
- DANA Dairy GROUP
- Danone Baby and Medical Nutrition B.V.
- Hain Celestial Group Inc.
- Heinz Wattie's Ltd.
- Hero Group AG
- HiPP GmbH & Co. Vertrieb KG
- Kewpie Corp.
- Koninklijke FrieslandCampina N.V
- Mead Johnson Nutrition Company
- MEIJI Holdings Co. Ltd.
- MORINAGA & CO. LTD.
- Nestlé S.A.
- Perrigo Company Plc.,
- Plum PBC
- Stonyfield Farm, Inc.
- Vitagermine SAS
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