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Reportlinker Adds Functional Foods And Drinks - A World Market Analysis
Nov 30, 2009 (09:11 AM EST)


NEW YORK, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Functional Foods And Drinks - A World Market Analysis

http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164459/Functional-Foods-And-Drinks---A-World-Market-Analysis.html

Increasing health and wellness concerns have moved functional foods and drinks from a niche segment to a mainstream product. The market is spurred mainly by the introduction of innovative products satisfying the customer's nutritional and health requirements. A new genre of products has emerged that help maintain bone, gut, heart health, and general well being. Rise in disposable income and growing willingness to pay more for healthy, indulgent, and convenient foods are factors critical for growth of this market. Flavor and functional benefits continue to be the crucial factors determining consumption decisions. Organic functional foods have also emerged as a niche sector garnering immense consumer attention.

These and other market data and trends are presented in "Functional Foods and Drinks: A World Market Analysis" by BizAcumen, Inc. Our reports are designed to be most comprehensive in geographic coverage and vertical market analyses.

FUNCTIONAL FOODS AND DRINKS BMR-3010

CONTENTS

1. METHODOLOGY 1

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations 1

Disclaimers 2

Quantitative Techniques & Reporting Level 3

2. INDUSTRY OUTLOOK 4

Functional Foods and Drinks Market 4

Growth for Functional Foods 5

Increasing Aged Population 5

Joint and Eye Health: Future Promising Areas 5

Nutrition Science: An Evolutionary Proof 6

Potential Bioterrorism: Posing Threats 6

Product Developments: Offer Escalating Growth Opportunities 6

3. GLOBAL MARKET OVERVIEW AND OUTLOOK 7

Increasing Consumer Awareness 7

Factors Contributing to the Growth of Functional Foods 7

Soy Foods & Beverages: A Boon 8

Vitamin Enriched Products: Boosting Market Growth 8

Natural Vitamin E - A Cross-Sectional Exposition 9

"Health Through Diet" - A Healthy Notation in Demand 9

Stumbling Blocks 9

Major Growth Delimiters 10

Market Makers - Players and Brands 10

Leading Players in the Global Functional Foods and Drinks

Market (Recent Past) 10

4. FUNCTIONAL FOODS & DRINKS MARKET 12

Functional Foods 12

Cereals and Grains 12

Breakfast Cereals 12

Breads 13

Dairy Products 13

Snacks 13

Bars 14

Condiments and Complimentary Meal Items 14

Functional Drinks 14

Sports Drinks Market 16

Energy Drinks Market 16

Enhanced Drinks Market 17

Nutraceutical Drinks Market 17

Well-Known Brands 17

5. TRENDS AND TREND SETTERS 18

Health, Convenience, Pleasure - Trends Affecting the Market 18

Functional Food Paradox: Leading to Market Consolidation 18

'New' is the Buzzword 19

Daily Dose Packaging System - Prominent Distribution Method 19

Recognition of Coffee as Functional Food 20

PUFA - A Part of Regular Diet 20

Functional Foods - A Gift for CVD Patients 20

"Heart Health" Growing on a Healthy Note 21

Functional Foods Strikes Customer Market 21

Gut Health - Dominant in Japan and Europe 21

Complementary Affair - Probiotics and Dairy 21

A Promising Future in Cosmetic Care 22

Regional Preferences Affect Market 22

Scope of Other Sectors in the Functional Foods Market 22

Research & Development: Determines the Future of Functional Foods 23

Organic Functional Foods - Crossover of Organics and

Functional Foods 23

Functional Food - Key Player in Reducing Weight 23

Performance Products Sought to Enhance Lifestyle 23

Emergence of "Second Division" Health Concerns 23

Trends by Sector 24

Cereals and Breads 24

Breads - Most Profitable Product 24

Dairy Foods 24

Probiotics Add Flavor to Dairy Drinks 24

Beverages 24

Functional Drinks Move to Mainstream 24

Functional Drinks Steer Soft Drinks Growth 24

Japanese Notion "Health Through Food" Guides Market 25

Herbal Drinks - Value Added Second Generation Product 25

Nutrient Enhanced Drinks Stimulate Consumer Appetite 25

Smooth Sailing for Functional Smoothies 25

Functional Drinks - A Prospective Field for PET Packers 25

From Soy to Rice: Non-Dairy Drinks Milking the Market 26

Snacks 26

Functional Snacks - Emerging Winner 26

Health Claims on Snacks - Opportunity Galore 26

Functional Confections Catch on - Prosperity on Cards 26

6. ISSUES, CONCERNS AND OPPORTUNITIES 27

Are Functional Foods Really what we Want? 27

Consumer Welfare Organizations Pin Down on Functional Foods -

While Some Condemn, Others Commend 27

Key Challenges to the Makers of Functional Foods 28

Issues Overlooked by Manufacturers and Marketers of Functional

Foods 28

Issues in Probiotics Market 29

7. PRODUCT FACTS 30

Functional Foods and Drinks 30

Cereals and Grains 30

Beverages 30

Dairy Products 30

Snacks 30

Other Functional Foods 30

Regulatory Environment 30

8. CORPORATE DEVELOPMENTS 31

PepsiCo and Strauss Group Establish Joint Venture In North

America 31

Coca-Cola and illycaffe Establish International Joint Venture 31

Coca-Cola Agrees to Buy 40% Interest in Honest Tea 31

Pepsi to Acquire Three-Fourths Stake in JSC Lebedyansky 32

Unilever to Take Over Inmarko's Ice Cream Business in Russia 32

Ruchi Soya Forms Technology Deal with NutriJoy of the US 32

Lion Corporation to Foray into Functional Foods Market 32

PepsiCo Decides to Take Over Bulgarian Branded Nuts and Seeds

Business 32

Kellogg's Launches New Special K(R) Bars for Women 33

Fiave Introduces New Yogurt Drink 33

Valio Rolls Out New Functional Yoghurt Drink 33

PepsiCo and Unilever Agree to Expand their Global Partnership 33

Nestle Acquires Gerber 33

Coca-Cola Purchases Glaceau 33

Coca-Cola and Coca-Cola Enterprises Ink Distribution Deal with

Campbell Soup 34

Coca-Cola And Nestle Revise their BPW Joint Venture 34

Pepsi Buys Balance Stake in Ukrainian Leading Juice Maker 34

Unilever Divests Boursin 34

Nestle Forms Strategic Alliance with Pierre Marcolini 35

PepsiCo Launches Frappuccino(R) Coffee in China 35

Nestle Inaugurates New Milk Factory in China 35

Avesta Good Earth to Establish Production Unit in South Indian

City 35

Sudzucker Establishes Functional Food Group 35

PepsiCo Agrees to Buy Brazilian Snack Business 35

Glanbia Purchases Small Functional Foods Business in Canada 36

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources and Yoplait to Jointly

Develop New Functional Dairy Foods 36

Unilever Indonesia to Acquire fruit-based Drinks Brand 36

Ajinomoto Acquires Balance Stake in Health Drinks Producer 36

Yakult Honsha Commences Sales of Bifiene Milk Drink in Europe 36

Danone Sells Biscuit and Cereal Products Business 36

Nestle Closes the Take Over of Novartis Medical Nutrition 37

Unilever Inks Deal to Establish Joint Venture to Handle Heart

-Health Brands in Brazil 37

PepsiCo to Build Second Snack Unit in Russia 37

Danone Forays into Thai Fresh Dairy Food Market 37

Ralcorp to Purchase Bloomfield 37

Coca Cola Acquires San Miguel's Stake in CCBPI 37

Alpha Baking Acquires Natural Ovens 38

Canada Bread Takes Over Patisserie Chevalier. 38

Groupe DANONE Gets Full Control Over CAD 38

Goodman Fielder Purchases Copperpot 38

Land O'Lakes Signs an Agreement with Saputo 38

Groupe DANONE and Alqueria Join Hands 39

Nestle Launches Largest Milk Facility in Pakistan 39

Nestle Purchases Novartis Business 39

Coca-Cola North America Rolls Out Iced Coffee in the US 39

General Mills Develops New Yogurt Drink with Omega-3 DHA for Kids 39

General Mills Rolls Out New Breakfast Cereal 39

Kellogg Releases New Sandwich Cookie 40

General Mills Partners with Curves International to Introduce

New Products 40

ITC Launches Snack Food 40

XELR8 Holdings Introduces BAZI(TM) 40

Disney and General Mills Unveil New Cereals 40

Frito-Lay Unveils New Vegetable and Fruit Snacks 40

Coca-Cola Introduces Damla in Turkey 41

Kellogg's(R) Introduces New Rice Krispies(R) 41

9. MAJOR PLAYERS 41

General Mills, Inc. (USA) 41

Groupe Danone (France) 41

Kellogg's Company (USA) 41

Nestle (Switzerland) 41

PepsiCo (USA) 42

The Coca-Cola Company (USA) 42

Unilever Group (The Netherlands) 42

Yakult Honsha Co., Ltd. (Japan) 42

10. GLOBAL MARKET ANALYTICS 43

11. THE UNITED STATES 49

Functional Foods and Drinks Market 49

Interest in Functional Foods on Rise 49

Factors Driving Growth 50

Factors Restraining Growth 51

Leading Brands - Sports and Energy Drinks 51

Functional Foods Market 52

Protein Ingredients Market 52

US Mineral Fortification Market 53

Functional Drinks Market 53

Reaching the Mainstream 54

Sports and Performance Beverages 54

Fresh Fruit Juices and Herbal Drinks 55

Energy Drinks 55

Soy 55

Tea 55

Enhanced Water 56

Market Trends 57

Functional Foods Increases Demand for Supplements 57

Consumer Health Concerns - Major Target Areas 57

Healthy Lifestyles - Sustain Sales of Functional Drinks 57

Attitudinal Shift of Consumers Rises Demand for Functional Foods 57

Baby Boomers - A Prime Target for Functional Food Makers 58

Functional Food for Women - A Potential Niche 58

Soya - New Protein Favorite for Americans 58

Teens Taste for Functional Drinks - Gateway to New "Youth

Market" 59

Energy Bars - A Favorite of Outdoor Active Consumer 59

Good Times Ahead for Margarines 59

Functional Bar Breaks All Bars 59

Leading Players in the US Breakfast, Snack, and Cereal Bars

Market (2003) 60

Dairy Products Finally Find Appeal with Americans 60

Moving to Mainstream - Energy Bars Energize Souls and Sales 60

Leading Players and Brands in the US Energy Bars Market in

the Past (2003) 60

Busy Birds Do Brisk Business for Brews 61

Increasing Consumer Opportunities from Supplements to

Functional Foods 61

Consumer Confusion Slacks Sales at Drug Stores 61

A Study of American Functional Food Consumer 61

Health Concerns Among American Consumers 62

An Insight into How 'Good for You' Functional Foods Turned

Into 'Bad for You' Foods 62

Distribution Network 63

Regulatory Environment 63

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 64

Consumer Health Information for Better Nutrition Initiative

(CHIBNI) 64

Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) 65

Functional Foods and Dietary Supplements: Comparison of

Regulations 66

Federal Trade Commission (FTC) 66

Nutrition Labeling and Education Act (NLEA) 66

FDA Modernization Act (FDAMA) 67

Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) 68

Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) 68

12. CANADA 70

Functional Foods and Drinks Market 70

Growth Drivers 70

Research & Development 70

Distribution Dynamics 71

Supermarkets and Mass Merchandisers 71

Pharmacies 71

Food and Specialty Stores 71

Direct Distribution 71

Regulatory Environment 71

Definition 71

Food and Drugs Act and Health Canada 71

Natural Health Product Regulations 72

13. JAPAN 73

Outlook 73

Functional Foods and Drinks Market 74

Growth Drivers 75

Functional Beverages Brim in Japan 75

Eyeing the Elders - Next Best Target for Japanese Food Makers 75

Functional Drinks - Under a Spate of Bother 75

Regulatory Environment 76

Definition 76

FOSHU (Foods For Specified Health Uses) 76

FOSHU Approved Functional Food Products as of June 2004 77

14. EUROPE 78

a. France 86

b. Germany 90

c. Italy 93

d. The United Kingdom 94

e. Spain 100

f. Rest of Europe 101

15. ASIA-PACIFIC 104

Market Overview 104

Australia 104

Sports and Energy Drinks - Popular Among Australians 104

China 104

Functional Foods and Drinks Market 104

India 105

Functional Food and Beverage Market 105

Korea 105

Functional Foods Industry Gears Up for Smashing Competition 105

16. LATIN AMERICA 107

Brazilian Functional Foods and Drinks Market 107

17. REST OF WORLD 108

EXHIBITS

Table 1: Percentage Breakdown of Global Vitamins Market by

Vitamin Type - 2006

Table 2: Percentage Breakdown of the Global Functional Drinks

Consumption by Segment - 2008 (in terms of Volume)

Table 3: Percentage Breakdown of the Global Bottled Water

Consumption by Segment - 2008 (in terms of Volume)

Table 4: Percentage Breakdown of the Global Bottled Water

Market by Brand - 2006

Table 5: Percentage Breakdown of the Global Sports Drinks

Market by Region - 2008

Table 6: Percentage Breakdown of Leading Brands in the Global

Sport Drinks Market - 2006

Table 7: Percentage Breakdown of the Global Energy Drinks

Market by Region- 2008

Table 8: Percentage Breakdown of Leading Brands in the Global

Energy Drinks Market - 2006

Table 9: Global Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Region

for the Period 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 10: Percentage Breakdown of Global Functional Foods and

Drinks Market by Region for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 11: Global Cereals and Grains Market by Region for the

Period 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 12: Percentage Breakdown of Global Cereals and Grains

Market by Region for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 13: Global Dairy Products Market by Region for the

Period 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 14: Percentage Breakdown of Global Dairy Products Market

by Region for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 15: Global Beverages Market by Region for the Period

2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 16: Percentage Breakdown of Global Beverages Market by

Region for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 17: Global Snacks Market by Region for the Period

2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 18: Percentage Breakdown of Global Snacks Market by

Region for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 19: Global Other Functional Foods Market by Region for

the Period 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 20: Percentage Breakdown of Global Other Functional

Foods Market by Region for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 21: Percentage Breakdown of Leading Sports Brands in the

US - 2005

Table 22: Percentage Breakdown of Leading Sports Drinks in the

US - 2006

Table 23: Percentage Breakdown of Leading Energy Drinks in the

US - 2006

Table 24: Percentage Breakdown of the US Protein Ingredient

Market by Ingredient Type - 2006

Table 25: Percentage Breakdown of the US Mineral Fortification

Market by Fortified Mineral Type - 2006

Table 26: Percentage Breakdown of the US Functional Beverages

Market by Segment - 2006

Table 27: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in the US: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 28: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in the US for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 29: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Canada: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 30: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Canada for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 31: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Japan: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 32: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Japan for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 33: Percentage Breakdown of the European Protein

Ingredient Market by Ingredient Type - 2006

Table 34: Percentage Breakdown of Western European Functional

Drinks Market by Product Segment - 2006

Table 35: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Region in

Europe: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 36: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Region in Europe for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 37: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Europe: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 38: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Europe for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 39: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in France: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 40: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in France for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 41: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Germany: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 42: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Germany for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 43: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Italy: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 44: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Italy for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 45: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in the UK: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 46: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in the UK for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 47: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Spain: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 48: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Spain for the Years 2008 & 2012

Table 49: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Rest of Europe: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 50: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Rest of Europe for the Years 2008

& 2012

Table 51: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Asia-Pacific: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 52: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Asia-Pacific for the Years 2008 &

2012

Table 53: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Latin America: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 54: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Latin America for the Years 2008

& 2012

Table 55: Functional Foods and Drinks Market by Product

Segment in Rest of World: 2007-2015 (Sales in US$ Million)

Table 56: Percentage Breakdown of Functional Foods and Drinks

Market by Product Segment in Rest of World for the Years 2008

& 2012

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