Western Europe Savory Snacks Sector Expected to Grow in Value by 2023 with a CAGR of 3.9% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Western Europe was the third-largest region in the global savory snacks sector with a value share of 15.7% in 2018 and is expected to grow from US$20,985.0 million in 2018 to US$25,403.6 million in 2023, at a CAGR of 3.9%.

Potato chips were the largest category with value sales of US$7,183.1 million (accounted for 34.2% of the overall value sales in the Western Europe savory snacks sector) in 2018. PepsiCo, Intersnack Group GmbH & Co. KG, The Lorenz Bahlsen Snack-World Gmbh & Co Kg, The Kellogg Company, and Orkla Group, were the leading players of the sector and accounted for 37.7% of overall value sales. Hypermarkets & supermarkets was the largest distribution channel in the Western Europe savory snacks sector, accounting for 59.2% of overall value sales in 2018, followed by convenience stores. Flexible Packaging was the most commonly used pack material in the Western European savory snacks sector, with 97.2% market share in 2018, while bag/sachet was the most popular pack type, accounting for a 92.6% share in the same year.

This report brings together multiple data sources to provide a comprehensive overview of Western Europe savory snacks sector. It includes market overview, high growth country analysis, top companies, key distribution channels, packaging formats and case studies.


  • Market overview: Includes sector size, market size, and growth analysis by categories.
  • Change in consumption: Provides a shift in the consumption of savory snacks products by markets across different countries in the Western Europe region.
  • Countries analysis: Provides risk-reward analysis of four countries in Western Europe region based on market assessment, economic development, socio-demographic, governance indicators, and technological infrastructure.
  • Health & Wellness analysis: Provides insights on the health & wellness products in terms of value and percentage share in the overall Western Europe savory snacks sector during 2013-2023. The analysis includes key health & wellness attributes and consumer benefits driving the sales of savory snacks in 2018. It also covers the market share of leading companies offering savory snacks foods with health & wellness attributes in the same year.
  • Competitive Analysis: Provides an overview of leading companies in the Western Europe region, besides analyzing the growth of private label in the region.
  • Key distribution channels: Provides analysis on the leading distribution channels in the Western Europe savory snacks sector in 2018. It covers six distribution channels including on-trade. The major distribution channels include hypermarkets & supermarkets, convenience stores, food & drinks specialists, e-retailers, and others that include - department stores, vending machines, cash & carries and warehouse clubs, and others.
  • Preferred packaging formats: The report provides percentage share (in 2018) and growth analysis (during 2013-2023) for various pack materials, pack types, closure types, and primary outer types based on the volume sales (by pack units) of savory snacks food products.

Reasons to buy

  • Manufacturing and retailers seek latest information on how the market is evolving to formulate their sales and marketing strategies. There is also demand for authentic market data with a high level of detail. This report has been created to provide its readers with up-to-date information and analysis to uncover emerging opportunities of growth within the sector in the region.
  • The report provides a detailed analysis of the countries in the region, covering the key challenges, competitive landscape and demographic analysis, that can help companies gain insight into the country specific nuances.
  • The analysts have also placed a significant emphasis on the key trends that drive consumer choice and the future opportunities that can be explored in the region, than can help companies in revenue expansion.
  • To gain competitive intelligence about leading brands in the sector in the region with information about their market share and growth rates.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive summary

2. Market size and growth analysis (Regional Analysis)

  • Market Size Analysis - Western Europe compared to other regions
  • Growth analysis by Region
  • Growth Analysis by Country
  • Growth Analysis by Category

3. Identifying high potential countries in Western Europe

  • Identifying high-potential countries - methodology
  • High-potential countries
  • Identifying high-potential countries - risk, reward, and opportunity analysis

4. Market size and growth analysis

  • Overview - Value and volume growth analysis by country
  • Growth Contribution Analysis by Country
  • Share of Savory Snacks compared to other Food sectors
  • Change in consumption levels by country and Savory Snacks sector
  • Per capita consumption and expenditure analysis

5. Country Profiles

  • Sweden
  • Germany
  • France
  • The UK

6. Success Stories

  • Savory snacks in Western Europe: case studies

7. Company and Brand Analysis

  • Leading companies in Western Europe Savory Snacks Sector
  • Company and brand Share Analysis
  • Leading companies in Western Europe Savory Snacks Sector
  • Leading Brands (including private label) in Western Europe Savory Snacks Sector
  • Private label penetration in the Savory Snacks sector

8. Health & Wellness Analysis

  • Health & Wellness analysis - Overview
  • Health & Wellness analysis - Growth contribution by country
  • Health & Wellness analysis - Key product attributes and consumer benefits
  • Leading Health & Wellness Companies by Category

9. Key Distribution Channels

  • Leading Distribution channels by country
  • Leading Distribution channels by category

10. Key Packaging Formats

  • Growth analysis by key pack material and pack type
  • Growth analysis by closure type and primary outer type

11. Challenges and Future Outlook

  • Key challenges
  • Future Outlook

12. Appendix

13. Definitions

14. About the Author

Companies Mentioned

  • PepsiCo
  • Intersnack Group
  • The Lorenz Bahlsen Snack
  • The Kellogg Company
  • Orkla Group
  • Snyder`s-Lance Inc.
  • Unichips Italia Spa
  • Borges International
  • Zweifel Pomy
  • Link Snacks Inc.

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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