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Ice Creams & Frozen Desserts Market Update 2014 Product Image

Ice Creams & Frozen Desserts Market Update 2014

  • ID: 2770915
  • February 2014
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • 56 Pages
  • Key Note Publications Ltd

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Fredericks Dairies Ltd
  • General Mills UK Ltd
  • Mars Chocolate UK Ltd
  • R&R Ice Cream UK Ltd
  • Unilever Plc
  • MORE

This Market Update covers the UK ice cream and frozen desserts industry. The report provides detailed market size figures and forecasts from 2009 to 2018 and considers current trends and issues.

Ice cream is by far the largest sector, with a market share of around 80% and growing. While the sector suffered during the wet summer of 2012, sales boomed following the summer of 2013. The ice cream sector can be divided into two major subsectors: the take-home subsector and the wrapped impulse subsector. Value growth in the take-home subsector has been driven by premium and luxury products, while the wrapped impulse subsector capitalised on the heat of last summer. Frozen desserts is a much smaller sector and displayed more modest year-on-year growth. Own labels have a presence in both categories, but have a greater share in frozen desserts than in ice cream.

The economic crisis, wage stagnation and job insecurity have changed UK buying habits. Although this has caused some consumers to cut luxuries, such as ice cream and frozen desserts, from their shopping lists, financial troubles have also supported sales of premium goods. Many consumers can no longer afford to eat out, READ MORE >

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Fredericks Dairies Ltd
  • General Mills UK Ltd
  • Mars Chocolate UK Ltd
  • R&R Ice Cream UK Ltd
  • Unilever Plc
  • MORE

Executive Summary

1 Market Definition

REPORT COVERAGE
MARKET SECTORS
Ice Cream
Frozen Desserts
MARKET TRENDS
Mini-Sized Packs and Sharing
Retro Products
Economic Crisis, Premium Products and ‘The Luxury-Night-In'
Own Labels
Organic and Free-From Ranges
ECONOMIC TRENDS
Table 11: UK Economic Trends (000, £m, %, million and £), 2008-2012
MARKET POSITION
The UK
Table 12: Total UK Expenditure on Food and Ice Cream
and Frozen Desserts (£m and %), 2009-2013
Figure 11: Total UK Expenditure on Food and Ice Cream
and Frozen Desserts (£m), 2009-2013
Overseas

2 Market Size

THE TOTAL MARKET
Table 21: The UK Market for Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts by Sector by Value
at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2009-2013
Figure 21: The UK Market for Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts by Sector by Value
at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2009-2013
BY MARKET SECTOR
Ice Cream
Table 22: The UK Ice Cream Sector by Subsector by Value at Current Prices
(£m at rsp and %), 2009-2012
Figure 22: The UK Ice Cream Sector by Subsector by Value at Current Prices
(£m at rsp), 2009-2012
Take-Home Ice Cream
Table 23: The UK Take-Home Ice Cream Subsector by Value at Current Prices
(£m at rsp and %), 2009-2013
Table 24: The UK Take-Home Ice Cream Subsector by Category Share by Value
at Current Prices (£m at rsp and %), 2013
Wrapped Impulse Ice Cream
Table 25: The UK Wrapped Impulse Ice Cream Subsector by Value at Current Prices
(£m at rsp and %), 2009-2013
Table 26: The UK Wrapped Impulse Ice Cream Subsector by Category Share by Value
at Current Prices (£m at rsp and %), 2013
Frozen Desserts
Table 27: The UK Frozen Desserts Sector by Value
at Current Prices (£m at rsp and %), 2009-2013
OVERSEAS TRADE
General Overview
Table 28: Overseas Trade of Ice Cream and Other Edible Ices (£m), 2009-2013
Exports
Table 29: Exports of Ice Cream and Other Edible Ices (£m), 2009-2013
Imports
Table 210: Imports of Ice Cream and Other Edible Ices (£m), 2009-2013

3 Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats

STRENGTHS
WEAKNESSES
OPPORTUNITIES
THREATS

4 Current Issues

WEATHER DEPENDENCY
HEALTH ISSUES
Public Health Responsibility Deal
Sugar
Impact of Health Concerns on Buying Behaviour
PRICES OF RAW MATERIALS
CORPORATE ACTIVITY, NEWS AND NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Mars Chocolate UK Ltd
Nestlé UK Ltd
R&R Ice Cream UK Ltd
Unilever PLC
LEGISLATIVE CHANGES

5 Forecasts

INTRODUCTION
General Economic Forecasts
Table 51: Economic Forecasts (000, % and million), 2013-2017
FORECASTS 2014 TO 2018
Table 52: The Forecast UK Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts Market by Sector by Value
at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2014-2018
Figure 51: The Forecast UK Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts Market by Sector
by Value at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2014-2018
MARKET GROWTH
Figure 52: Growth in the UK Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts Market by Value
at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2009-2018
FUTURE TRENDS
Increased Pressure from Health Lobby
Frozen Desserts May Struggle
New Product Development

6 Company Profiles

FREDERICKS DAIRIES LTD
GENERAL MILLS UK LTD
MARS CHOCOLATE UK LTD
R&R ICE CREAM UK LTD
UNILEVER PLC

7 Further Sources

Associations
Publications
Government Publications
Other Sources

- Fredericks Dairies Ltd
- General Mills UK Ltd
- Mars Chocolate UK Ltd
- R&R Ice Cream UK Ltd
- Unilever Plc

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