A rise in demand for affordable indulgence is resulting in an increased demand for snacks and confectionery in both emerging and developing markets. Included in this category you will find research on candy, gum, jelly candy, boiled sweets, snack bars, cereal bars, traditional and ethnic snacks, among others. Our research looks at the various stages involved in the snacks and confectionery producing industry from manufacturing to wholesale and retailing. Please see our Savory Snacks, Chocolate and
Cocoa Products and Nuts, Seeds and Dried Fruit categories for more focused information on these categories.