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Analyzing Food Retail in Canada

  • Published: April 2013
  • Region: Canada
  • 65 pages
  • Aruvian's R'search

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Buy-Low Foods
  • Costco Canada Inc.
  • Metro Inc.
  • Overwaitea Food Group
  • Rabba Fine Foods Ltd.
  • Thrifty Foods
  • MORE

There is a growing market for food products in Canada. The Canadian non-traditional retail grocery sector is growing and food is a significant factor in the expansion of the sector. Driving this expansion is the time-pressed consumer in search of convenience – and the preferred destination is one-stop shopping. US food producers and processors are encouraged to explore opportunities in this expanding market.

Sales of grocery items at the retail level continue to increase, and demand is growing for products that are high in quality, nutritional value and offer unique flavors. Best opportunities exist for ethnic foods, value-added frozen entrees, value-added fresh produce and frozen seafood.

Aruvian's R'search’s report Analyzing Food Retail in Canada is a complete insight into the Canadian food purchase and consumption pattern which is helping international hyper marketers and retail giants to focus and understand the Canadian food market better and prepare for eventual investment or wait decisions.

This report provides a market synopsis of the beak up segmentation of the food retail industry setup as prevalent in Canada and how the changing food consumption READ MORE >

A. Executive Summary

B. Market Synopsis
B.1 Industry Definition
B.2 Industry Profile
B.3 Food Retail Market Segmentation
B.4 Quantum of Market Dimensions
B.5 Determining Market Growth
B.6 Cotemporary Market Conditions

C. Accelerated Market Kinesis
C.1 Consumer Inclination
C.2 Proponents of Growth
C.3 Accelerating Growth in Food & Consumer Products

D. PEST Framework Analysis of the Canadian Food Retail Industry
D.1 Political Aspects
D.2 Economic Aspects
D.3 Social Aspects
D.4 Technological Aspects

E. Porter’s Five Forces Strategy Analysis
E.1 Bargaining Power of Buyers
E.2 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
E.3 Competitive Rivalry in the Industry
E.4 Threat of New Entrants
E.5 Threat of Substitutes
E.6 Conclusion

F. Market Share Arena – Major Competitors
F.1 Buy-Low Foods
F.2 Canada Safeway Ltd.
F.3 Costco Canada Inc.
F.4 Great Atlantic & Pacific Company of Canada
F.5 Loblaw Companies Limited
F.6 Metro Inc.
F.7 Northwest Company
F.8 Overwaitea Food Group
F.9 R. Denniger Ltd.
F.10 Rabba Fine Foods Ltd.
F.11 Sobeys Inc.
F.12 Thrifty Foods
F.13 Wal-Mart Canada Inc.
F.14 Zellers Incorporated

G. Canadian Food Retail Industry - Future Perspective

H. Appendix

I. Glossary of Terms

There is a growing market for food products in Canada. The Canadian non-traditional retail grocery sector is growing and food is a significant factor in the expansion of the sector. Driving this expansion is the time-pressed consumer in search of convenience - and the preferred destination is one-stop shopping. US food producers and processors are encouraged to explore opportunities in this expanding market.

Sales of grocery items at the retail level continue to increase, and demand is growing for products that are high in quality, nutritional value and offer unique flavors. Best opportunities exist for ethnic foods, value-added frozen entrees, value-added fresh produce and frozen seafood.

Aruvian Research’s report Analyzing Food Retail in Canada is a complete insight into the Canadian food purchase and consumption pattern which is helping international hyper marketers and retail giants to focus and understand the Canadian food market better and prepare for eventual investment or wait decisions.

This report provides a market synopsis of the beak up segmentation of the food retail industry setup as prevalent in Canada and how the changing food consumption patterns of the Canadian population are leading the change for shift of focus to processed food retailing supermarket chains.

The report provides an outlook on the volumes of business handled by the Canadian food retail industry and the changing societal conditions which are pushing the transition to a segregation of food patterns for the Canadian population. The report analyzes the key propellers of growth of the industry which are fuelled by changing consumer preferences and have galvanized the industry into long term investment decisions.

This report also applies the PEST Framework Analysis & Porter’s Five Forces Strategy Analysis to the Canadian Food Retail Industry wherein the report provides important bearing on the industry’s internal mechanisms at bay and provides a crucial answer for new investors whether to go ahead or hold on investment.

Thereafter the report has also been compiled with a complete tally of the major players in the market arena in the Canadian Food Retail Industry and also provides information across parameters as Revenues, Market Shares, Recent Developments, etc. The report also presents a future growth perspective for the Canadian Food Retail Industry which gives a better understanding of the overall direction heading for this dynamic and growing industry.

Buy-Low Foods
Canada Safeway Ltd.
Costco Canada Inc.
Great Atlantic & Pacific Company of Canada
Loblaw Companies Limited
Metro Inc.
Northwest Company
Overwaitea Food Group
R. Denniger Ltd.
Rabba Fine Foods Ltd.
Sobeys Inc.
Thrifty Foods
Wal-Mart Canada Inc.
Zellers Incorporated

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