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  • Global Weight Management Packaged Food Market by Products; 2018 (Percentage, %)

Mandatory weekly one-to-one counselling; group workshops.

  • Spreads
  • World
  • Market Size
  • Medifast, Inc.
  • Nutrisystem, Inc.

Wide Flavour Preferences CATEGORY DATA tonnes Shelf Stable Soup Chilled Soup Dehydrated Soup Frozen Soup Instant Soup Soup Table ## Sales of Soup by Category: Volume 2013-2018 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 - - ##. ## - - - ##. ## - - - ##

  • Soup
  • Spreads
  • Egypt
  • Demand
  • Market Size
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

INSTANT SOUP WILL CONTINUE TO BE CONSUMED IN OFFICES Instant soup is welcomed by office workers and tourists.

  • Processed Food
  • Sauce
  • Spreads
  • Ukraine
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

However, one factor that is expected to be positive for sales of packaged soup is the ongoing expansion of modern grocery retailers and the strengthened competition in the retailing industry.

  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Georgia
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Despite the growing demand for convenience-orientated products in some categories, Uzbekistani consumers have shown little knowledge of or interest in categories offering a similar proposition to packaged soup, such as chilled and shelf stable ready meals, and cooking sauces, and, like

  • Confectionery
  • Gum
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Uzbekistan
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • interviews

Organix is one such brand.

  • Sauce
  • Spreads
  • United Kingdom
  • Tesco PLC
  • Unilever PLC
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Tara is a strong player in dairy; however, the company does not compete in other areas of packaged food.

In winter 2017-2018, Knorr launched two new soups: orange soup based in sweet potato and other orange vegetables, and minestrone soup in a family pack size.

  • Processed Meat
  • Spreads
  • Israel
  • Strauss Group
  • Unilever PLC
  • Competitive Positioning

A popular and traditional soup in Peru is hen soup, or sopa de gallina.

  • Processed Food
  • Sauce
  • Spreads
  • Peru
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Strategic Direction

Manufacturers are expected to emphasise the nutritional benefits of consuming soup, such as the fact that soup could represent one portion of consumers' " five a day", thereby encouraging consumption among health-conscious South Africans.

  • Confectionery
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • South Africa
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

One reason is that dehydrated soup carries by far the highest unit prices in the category.

  • Confectionery
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Indonesia
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Soup is one of the collateral victims of this environment.

  • Processed Food
  • Soup
  • Spreads
  • Macedonia
  • Demand

Examples include organic bean or vegetable soup, shelf stable soup in aseptic packaging, or simply canned soup that is labelled as a healthier option.

  • Processed Food
  • Soup
  • Spreads
  • Dominican Republic
  • Demand

Nestlé Dominates Soup Sales As Maggi Leads in Dehydrated Soup and Instant Soup Nestlé Bulgaria remains the leading player in soup, dominating sales due to the widespread popularity of its Maggi brand, which leads in instant soup and dehydrated

  • Edible Oil
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Bulgaria
  • Demand
  • Summary 8

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Nestlé Remains at the Top CATEGORY DATA Table ## Sales of Soup by Category: Volume 2013-2018 tonnes Shelf Stable Soup Chilled Soup Dehydrated Soup Frozen Soup Instant Soup 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 ##. ## - ##, ##. ## - ##. ##

  • Edible Oil
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Costa Rica
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Pakola was one of the first entrants in flavoured milk drinks.

  • Food
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Pakistan
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Traditional flavours, such as hen stock and bean soup, are also popular in dehydrated soup.

  • Processed Food
  • Snack Food
  • Spreads
  • Guatemala
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Competitive Positioning

Because Indian consumers tend to be quite price-sensitive, soup manufacturers generally offer smaller pack sizes of ##-##g that contain ##-## servings and retail for between INR## and INR##.

  • Chocolate
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • India
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Nestlé Hellas with Maggi ranks second in soup, with the brand being solely present in dehydrated soup.

  • Confectionery
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Greece
  • Demand
  • Passport 37
  • interviews

PROSPECTS Convenience Provided by Soup Assists Its Growth HEADLINES Passport ## COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Campbell Soup Co Dominates Soup Campbell Soup Co continued to dominate soup in 2018 although it derived its share only from shelf stable soup.

  • Processed Food
  • Soup
  • Spreads
  • Philippines
  • Forecast
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Instant soup is one of those categories as it is a very convenient meal to bring with for outdoor activities.

  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Norway
  • Demand
  • Orkla Group
  • interviews

BONDUELLE LAUNCH SUPPORTS THE DEVELOPMENT OF FROZEN SOUP Bonduelle, one of the leading processed vegetables players in Estonia, recently entered soup with the launch of the Vegetables for Cream Soup range.

  • Processed Food
  • Soup
  • Spreads
  • Estonia
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

It is important to note that price was only one of the factors influencing this trend, not the only and most important one.

  • Candy
  • Confectionery
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Serbia
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Maturity is one cause for this stagnation.

  • Gum
  • Spreads
  • Switzerland
  • Migros Group
  • Unilever PLC

One of the main reasons for the popularity of rice is price.

  • Candy
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Cameroon
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Packaged Soup Is Still Perceived As Unhealthy Stable Competitive Environment CATEGORY DATA Table ## Sales of Soup by Category: Volume 2013-2018 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE Somafaco Leads Soup in Morocco tonnes Shelf Stable Soup Chilled Soup Dehydrated

  • Processed Food
  • Soup
  • Spreads
  • Morocco
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Savoury snacks

Asian-style soups are mostly adaptations of popular Japanese dishes such as egg soup, seaweed soup, clear mushroom soup or miso soup.

  • Food
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Thailand
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

One key new launch, however, was a Maggi subbrand from Nestlé Nigeria called Maggi Naija Pot.

  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Nigeria
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Rice, pasta and noodles

Faced with this scenario, consumers perceive soup as an excessively expensive product and one which can be readily eliminated from one' s shopping basket.

  • Gum
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Argentina
  • Demand
  • Rice, pasta and noodles
  • Passport 33

Instant soup continues to benefit from its easy preparation as one needs only to add hot water to prepare it.

  • Processed Food
  • Sauce
  • Spreads
  • Hungary
  • Demand

DEHYDRATED SOUP AND INSTANT SOUP ARE EXPECTED TO STAGNATE IN THE COMING YEARS Dehydrated soup and instant soup together account for more than one third of total volume sales of soup.

  • Bakery
  • Processed Food
  • Spreads
  • Russia
  • Demand