19 reports

Packaged Food in Latvia

217 pages • By Euromonitor International

While the review period was characterised by solid growth of packaged food, as the local economy recovered from the crisis of 2009, in 2016 the effect of the recovery period dwindled as the economic outlook deteriorated. In 2016, packaged food restructured and recovered from the shock of the Russian food import embargo. Local manufacturers...

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Nov 2016

Processed Fruit and Vegetables in Latvia

26 pages • By Euromonitor International

Processed fruit and vegetables was less affected by unfavourable pricing trends than many other packaged food categories in 2016, and continued to post solid growth in retail volume and current value sales despite its maturity. Frozen processed fruit and vegetables performed considerably better than shelf stable fruit and vegetables in terms...

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Nov 2016

Processed Meat and Seafood in Latvia

27 pages • By Euromonitor International

Towards the end of the review period, shelf stable seafood producers in Latvia suffered as consumers showed a growing preference for fresh, chilled and smoked seafood, which are considered to be healthier choices. The difficulties these producers faced were compounded as the Russian embargo on EU imports drove down prices and limited new product...

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Nov 2016

Spreads in Latvia

25 pages • By Euromonitor International

Busier lifestyles and greater interest in leisure activities mean that rural households in Latvia today are less likely to prepare their own home-made jams and preserves and honey than was the case in previous generations. Instead, these households are increasingly taking the more convenient option of buying packaged/industrial products. This...

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Nov 2016

Ready Meals in Latvia

26 pages • By Euromonitor International

Ready meals in Latvia is dominated by dumplings products. Dumplings are a traditionally popular food among Latvians, and the frozen versions available in ready meals offer the convenience of long shelf lives and easy preparation. Moreover, comparatively simple production and packaging processes mean that many ready meals companies are able...

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Nov 2016

Sauces, Dressings and Condiments in Latvia

27 pages • By Euromonitor International

After acquisition and restructuring in 2015, Spilva SIA started trading as part of Orkla Group in 2016. This company has long been the clear leader in sauces, dressings and condiments thanks to the enduring popularity of its Spilva brand. Spilva maintains a strong presence in key categories such as mayonnaise and ketchup, and new products...

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Nov 2016

Soup in Latvia

24 pages • By Euromonitor International

Soup in Latvia continued to offer limited variety in 2016, with dehydrated soup remaining the dominant category. Nestlé’s Maggi remained the number one brand in soup, a position it has held since it first claimed the leadership of the category from Gallina Blanca in 2008. Euromonitor International’s Soup in Latvia report offers a comprehensive...

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Nov 2016

Other Dairy in Latvia

26 pages • By Euromonitor International

Despite growth opportunities for such groups as dairy snacks and desserts, other dairy is largely defined by cream and quark, which are staples of most Latvians’ diets. Cream in particular is mature with almost no innovation and very little brand loyalty. In 2016, both cream and quark prices were under continued pressure due to overproduction...

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Sep 2016

Chocolate Confectionery in Latvia

29 pages • By Euromonitor International

Following its acquisition by Orkla Group, one of the biggest snacks and confectionery conglomerates in the Baltic region, Latvia’s leading chocolate confectionery player Laima invested in marketing activities and new launches towards the end of the review period. In 2015, for example, it ran a successful new marketing campaign for its chocolate...

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Aug 2016

Savoury Snacks in Latvia

26 pages • By Euromonitor International

After a slowdown in the Latvian economy reduced consumer spending on non-essentials in 2015, 2016 was a year of recovery and renewal for savoury snacks. In potato chips, players stepped up investment in marketing activities and also introduced new products as competition intensified. Competition was also intense in nuts, seeds and trail mixes,...

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Aug 2016

Sugar Confectionery in Latvia

30 pages • By Euromonitor International

Sugar confectionery is often perceived as a more affordable substitute for chocolate confectionery in Latvia. The category is quite mature, and also relatively fragmented; in 2016, Laima was the leading company in sugar confectionery with a retail value share of 25%. The economic slowdown that began in 2015 bolstered demand for less expensive...

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Aug 2016

Gum in Latvia

24 pages • By Euromonitor International

Gum experienced a substantial downturn in 2015 as the slowdown in the Latvian economy led many consumers to reduce non-essential spending. In 2016, Wrigley’s Juicy Fruit and Perfetti Van Melle Group’s Mentos were both withdrawn from the category due to weak demand. These withdrawals meant that Orbit and Dirol remained the only major brands...

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Aug 2016

Sweet and Savoury Snacks in Latvia

26 pages • By Euromonitor International

Few changes in trends in sweet and savoury snacks were observed in 2015 compared with in 2014. A further increase in consumer purchasing powers continued to stimulate impulse purchases and expenditure on non-essential food. Sweet and savoury snacks are commonly perceived of as unhealthy snacking options, with the exception of nuts and fruit...

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Nov 2015

Mixed Odoriferous Substance Market in Latvia to 2019 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts

19 pages • By Global Research & Data Services

The report Mixed Odoriferous Substance Market in Latvia to 2019 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date industry data on the actual market situation, and future outlook for mixed odoriferous substances in Latvia. The research includes historic data from 2008 to 2014 and forecasts until 2019 which makes the report...

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Oct 2015

Biscuits and Snack Bars in Latvia

32 pages • By Euromonitor International

Biscuits and snack bars could significantly benefit from improving purchasing power. However, rather diverse trends could be observed within the category throughout 2015. The largest categories, such as sandwich biscuits and plain biscuits experienced obstacles that are common for mature categories. As a result, the declining population had...

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Oct 2015

Oils and Fats in Latvia

30 pages • By Euromonitor International

In Latvia, oils and fats continued to experience the strong impact of the health and wellness trend in 2015. People became better educated about different oil types and their proper use. This resulted in use of a more diverse range of oils and fats per household. Moreover, people were willing to spend more on higher quality products, which...

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Oct 2015

Baby Food in Latvia

26 pages • By Euromonitor International

Improvements in purchasing power allowed many parents in Latvia to trade up to higher quality and more expensive baby food products in 2015. This trend not only benefited larger and more popular categories like milk formula and prepared baby food, but also helped to stimulate demand and innovation in less well developed and underperforming...

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Aug 2015

Food and Beverage Processing Machine Market in Latvia to 2019 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts

57 pages • By Global Research & Data Services

The industry report Food and Beverage Processing Machine Market in Latvia to 2019 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, and future outlook for food and beverage processing machines in Latvia. The research includes historic market data from 2008 to 2014 and forecasts...

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Jun 2015

Chocolate, Cocoa and Sugar Confectionery Market in Latvia to 2019 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts

37 pages • By Global Research & Data Services

The industry report Chocolate, Cocoa and Sugar Confectionery Market in Latvia to 2019 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, and future outlook for chocolate, cocoa and sugar confectionery in Latvia. The research includes historic market data from 2008 to 2014 and forecasts...

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Jun 2015