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France Food and Drink Report Q3 2012

  • ID: 2199749
  • July 2012
  • Region: France
  • 136 pages
  • Business Monitor International

The France Food and Drink Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, food and drink associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on France's food and drink industry.

The overall picture remains weak for France, with leading and coincident economic indicators within the household sector in particular showing signs of extended softness. As such, we prefer to refrain from calls for a sustained recovery until we see start to see a more harmonious picture emerge. We remain comfortable in holding on to our current forecast for real GDP to contract by 0.2% over 2012.

Headline Industry Data (local currency)
- 2012 per capita food consumption = +0.3%; forecast to 2016 = +4.5%
- 2012 alcoholic drink sales = flat; forecast to 2016 = +2.9%
- 2012 soft drink sales = +1.3%; forecast to 2016 = +13.6%
- 2012 mass grocery retail sales = +1.6%; forecast to 2016 = +12.6% Key Industry Trends And Developments French Food Sector Grows in 2011 Despite Turbulence: The food trade body in France, ANIA, has recently reported that despite ‘economic turbulence’, ‘extreme’ READ MORE >

BMI Industry View 7

SWOT Analysis 9

France Food Industry SWOT 9

France Drink Industry SWOT 10

France Mass Grocery Retail Industry SWOT 11

Business Environment 12

BMI’s Core Global Industry Views 12
Table: Core Views 20

Western Europe Risk/Reward Ratings 21
Table: Western Europe Food & Drink Risk/Reward Ratings Subcategories, Q312 (scores out of 10) 22
Table: Western Europe Food & Drink Risk/Reward Ratings, Q312 24

France’s Food & Drink Business Environment Ratings 25

Macroeconomic Outlook 26
Table: Economic Activity 28

Industry Forecast Scenario 29

Consumer Outlook 29

Food 32

Food Consumption 32
Table: Food Consumption Indicators 32

Prepared Food/Canned Food 33
Table: Canned Food Value/Volume Sales – Historical Data & Forecasts 33

Confectionery 33
Table: Confectionery Value/Volume Sales – Historical Data & Forecasts 34

Drink 35

Hot Drinks 35
Table: Hot Drink Value Sales – Historical Data & Forecasts 35

Soft Drinks 35
Table: Soft Drink Value Sales – Historical Data & Forecasts 36

Alcoholic Drinks 37
Table: Alcoholic Drink Value/Volume Sales – Historical Data & Forecasts 38

Mass Grocery Retail 39
Table: Mass Grocery Retail Sales – Historical Data & Forecasts 40
Table: Grocery Retail Sales By Format, 2010 & 2020 40

Trade 41
Table: Trade Indicators – Historical Data & Forecasts 41

Food 42

Key Industry Trends And Developments 42

French Food Sector Grows In 2011 42

Danone Fails To Match Recent Performance In First Quarter Of 2012 42

Inward And Outward Investment Continues 44

Bonduel Demonstrates Emerging Market Appetite 45

Mars To Expand Manufacturing Capacity Of French Plant 46

Stevia’s EU Approval Likely To Spur Product Development 46

R&R Builds Ice Cream Business In France 48

Lactalis Secures Takeover Bid For Parmalat 49

Sodiaal Acquires Rival Dairy Firm Entremont 49

General Mills Acquires 50% Stake in Yoplait 50

Functional Food Continues To Grow In Importance 51

Market Overview 52

Food Production 52

Food Consumption 52

Prepared Food/Canned Food 53
Table: Frozen Fruit 53
Table: Pasta 54
Table: Meat 56
Table: Fish 57
Table: Oils & Fats 59
Table: Dairy 63

Confectionery 66
Table: Baked Goods & Jam 67
Table: Snack Foods 68

Trade 71

Organic Farming 71

Drink 73

Key Industry Trends And Developments 73

Sobieski Is The Kind Of Asset That Belvédère Needs To Sell 73

Pernod Ricard Could Lean On Asia To Support Near-Term Growth 75

Champagne Figures Highlight Weak Emerging Market Exposure 78

New Soft Drink Tax Likely To Have Long-Term Implications 80

Alcohol Could Be Target For Tax Revenue 81

Remy Cointreau Enjoying Fruitful Rewards From Its Premium Positioning 83

Coca-Cola Launches Adult Soft Drink in France 86

China Thirsty For French Wine Culture And Brands 86

Fate Of Rémy’s Champagne Arm Will Signal LVMH’s Strategy 87

Market Overview 88

Soft Drinks 88

Alcoholic Drinks 89

Beer 89

Wine 90

Spirits 90

Mass Grocery Retail 91

Key Industry Trends And Developments 91

Carrefour Q1 Europe Sales Hit by Weak Non-Food Numbers 91

Auchan Invests in Promising Tunisian Market 93

Casino’s Outperformance Highlights EM Strength And Domestic Resilience 94

Leclerc Unveils Ambitions To Overtake Carrefour 95

Intermarche Aims For Growth From Production Arm 96

M&S Makes Re-entry To French Market 96

French Convenience Sector Set For Consolidation 97

Market Overview 99

Leading Players 00
Table: Structure Of France’s MGR Market – Estimated Number Of Outlets, 2002-2008 01

Competitive Landscape 102

Key Players 02
Table: Key Players In France’s Food Sector 02
Table: Key Players In France’s Drink Sector 03
Table: Key Players In France’s Mass Grocery Retail Sector 04

Company Monitor 107

Food 07

Groupe Danone 07

Nestlé France 10

Drink 12

LVMH Group (Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton) 12

Pernod Ricard 14

Mass Grocery Retail 16

Carrefour 16

Groupe Auchan 20

Groupe Casino 23

Demographic Outlook 126
Table: France's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 27
Table: France's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 27
Table: France's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 28
Table: France's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 29

Risk/Reward Ratings Methodology 130

Weighting 31

BMI Food & Drink Industry Glossary 132

Food & Drink 32

Mass Grocery Retail 32

BMI Food & Drink Forecasting & Sourcing 134

How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts 34

Sourcing 35

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