The UK has one of the largest markets for natural & organic personal care products in Europe. Although growth has slowed since the financial crisis in 2008, the market continues to attract new entrants. This new report assesses the business openings in the UK natural & organic personal care products market. In the weak retail environment, what are the growth openings for natural and organic brands?
Natural & organic personal care product sales were increasing at double-digit rates before 2009. High growth rates are envisaged again as the economy starts to recover from the recession. This new study predicts the market share of natural & organic products to reach 5% of total personal care product sales in the coming years. Increasing penetration of these products in retail outlets is expected to drive market growth.
Consumers are turning to natural and organic personal personal care products because of concerns about synthetic chemicals in cosmetics & toiletries. Although interest in standards is rising, the adoption rate remains low with less then half of natural & organic personal care products certified. The Soil Association standard is the most popular with UK brands.
This 3rd edition report has been prepared by continuously tracking the UK natural & organic personal care products market report for 10 years. The following product categories are analysed:
- Natural & organic skin care products
- Natural & organic oral care products
- Natural & organic hair care products
- Natural & organic cosmetics
- Other natural & organic personal care products
Detailed market & competitive information is given for each products category, including market size, revenue forecasts and growth projections (to 2019), competitive analysis, market shares of leading brands, pricing comparisons, product analysis and sales channel breakdown. Profiles are given of the leading brands and retailers, as well as guidance to existing operators and new entrants.