DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Quark and Fromage Frais Market - Segmented by Distribution Channel and Geography - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
The global Quark and Fromage Frais Market was valued at USD 6,214 million in 2017 and is expected to register a CAGR of 2.7%, during the forecast period.
Europe is the leading market that consumed a total volume of 949.4 million Kg in 2015, growing at a steady rate of 1.2%, during the forecast period. Increased consumption of traditional dairy products, nutritional benefits over substitute products and expanding retail channels has accelerated the market sale. North America has witnesses a faster growth rate owing to rising demand of high protein, sugar-free healthy snacks.
High-Protein Attracting Consumers
Globally consumers are seeking for high protein dairy products with low fat and salt content. Inherent nutritional properties of Quark are proved to be a better alternative to cheese, yogurt, and other dairy products. Quark has 13.6% protein content with only 0.2 g of fat and 0.04 g of salt whereas cottage cheese contains only 11.5% protein with fat and salt content much higher than the dietary guidelines. About 62% of consumers globally seeking for high protein food products. However, the Fromage Frais sale is concentrated to Europe, it's becoming popular to international markets.
The global market for Quark and Fromage Frais has increased by 20% during 2007-2012. Dairy proteins have nutritional and functional properties, which gives boost to innovative product launch. Product combination of packaged food with Quark and Fromage Frais makes it ideal for snack and breakfast option.
Supermarket/Hypermarket Led Sales
Supermarket/hypermarket is the dominant distribution channel for Quark and Fromage Frais products holding around 50% of the market share. Expanding supermarket chain globally has driven the market. Supermarket share in grocery stores are increasing rapidly at a rate of 6.5% in central and Eastern Europe. Convenience stores possess tough competition to the supermarket channels. However, Warehouse Clubs is a major competitor to supermarket/hypermarket channels in Europe.
- November 2016 - Lindahls, the leading Swedish quark brand, has launched a range of products into Waitrose and Ocado
- October 2016 - Arla Foods expands branded product range with launch of Arla quark
- Nestle SA
- Glenisk Limited
- General Mills Inc. (Petits Filous)
- Spin Master PAW Productions Inc.
- Land O'Lakes Inc.
- The Lactalis Group
- Arla Foods
- Lake District Dairy Co.
- Mller Group
Key Topics Covered
2. Research Approach and Methodology
3. Market Overview
4. Market Segmentation
5. Competitive Landscape
6. List of Company Profiles
7. Companies Covered
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