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Bisphenol A, a chemical which migrates from certain kinds of lacquer on the inside of food cans into the food product it contains, continues to cause unrest among consumers, even if media attention was lower in 2016 than in 2015. Many health conscious families have cut back on metal packed processed meat and seafood. However,...

  • Packaging
  • Sweden
  • Demand
  • Rexam PLC
  • Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation
  • Flexible Plastic Continues As Preferred Option for Packaging Frozen Processed Meat and Seafood
  • Passport 1

Time-pressed consumers are searching for meat and seafood that require less cooking time, which is particularly evident in families, where most members are working professionals. Pack sizes of 250g, 450g and 500g are growing in popularity, especially in frozen processed meat and seafood since these pack sizes are found to be sufficient to...

  • Packaging
  • Seafood
  • India
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Passport 2
  • Passport 2

Offering waterproofness and storage convenience, metal food cans continue to dominate shelf stable seafood packaging. However, in an attempt to better distinguish products from those of competitors and adapt to the growing premiumisation trend, a growing number of shelf stable seafood manufacturers have introduced new metal food cans with...

  • Packaging
  • China
  • Demand
  • Frozen Processed Meat and Seafood Offer Potential for More Sophisticated Packaging

Processed meat such as ham, chicken and red meat is often packaged in flexible plastic, with consumers generally preferring chilled products. This is in contrast to processed seafood, which is generally purchased in a shelf stable form packaged in metal food cans. Growing consumer demand for convenience is driving innovation in terms of packaging,...

  • Packaging
  • Processed Meat
  • Mexico
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • PROSPECTS
  • Secondary Packaging Is Set To Meet More Opportunities Than Primary Packaging

Processed meat and seafood packaging declined in Italy towards the end of the review period. There are two main reasons behind this unsatisfactory development. On the one hand, there are the health and wellness and freshness trends, which means that Italian consumers will try to reduce their relatively high intake of animal fats, and those...

  • Packaging
  • Processed Meat
  • Seafood
  • Italy
  • Demand
  • Year end June

PROCESSED MEAT AND SEAFOOD PACKAGING IN FRANCE Euromonitor International February 2018 Passport I LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES Processed Meat and Seafood Packaging in France - Category analysis..................................... ## Headlines............

  • Packaging
  • Processed Meat
  • France
  • Demand
  • Fleury Michon SA
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  • PROSPECTS

Flexible packaging, especially flexible plastic, but also plastic pouches, is mainly used for processed meat and seafood, particularly chilled and frozen versions. The contraction in product retail volume sales inevitably weakened flexible packaging. Nonetheless, the leadership of this packaging type is supported by a number of features. For...

  • Packaging
  • Canada
  • Demand
  • Passport 1
  • Passport I

The rise of the flexitarian diet means increasing numbers of people are choosing to cut their meat intake and instead purchase meat substitute products. Flexitarians are those who are primarily vegetarians but sometimes eat fish and meat. The flexitarian trend is forecast to continue growing as consumers are increasingly aware of the negative...

  • Meat
  • Packaging
  • Plastic Bag
  • United Kingdom
  • Forecast
  • Passport 1
  • PROSPECTS

It is widely agreed upon by industry experts that demand for processed meat and seafood packaging (which includes chilled, frozen and shelf stable meat substitutes) will decline slightly or stagnate at best over the forecast period, which is also very much in line with the development of the category’s packaging seen during the review period....

  • Packaging
  • Processed Food
  • Processed Meat
  • Germany
  • Demand
  • Passport 1
  • Paper-based Containers Continue To Perform Strongly

As a result of the recent turbulent economy, Saudi Arabia is rapidly implementing measures in line with the government’s ambitious Vision 2030 programme. This also includes improving employment rates among women in the country. Women are not only increasingly entering the public and private employment workforce, but have also started contributing...

  • Packaging
  • Processed Meat
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Passport 1
  • TRENDS

While consumers begin to feel the benefits of the economic recovery and are becoming more health-conscious with their purchasing decisions, overall demand for shelf stable meat continued to fall over the review period, thus resulting in declining sales for traditionally shelf stable packaging like metal tin cans and plastic pouches in processed...

  • Packaging
  • Brazil
  • Demand
  • Bebidas SA
  • Local Players Have Advantages in Packaging Innovation

PROCESSED MEAT AND SEAFOOD PACKAGING IN THAILAND Euromonitor International February 2018 Passport I LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES Processed Meat and Seafood Packaging in Thailand - Category analysis.................................. ## Headlines...........

  • Packaging
  • Thailand
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Hi-Q Food Products Co., Ltd.
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

PROCESSED MEAT AND SEAFOOD PACKAGING IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Euromonitor International February 2018 Passport I LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES Passport ## Packaged food has not been spared from the belt-tightening trend seen among consumers in PROCESSED

  • Packaging
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Forecast
  • Passport 1
  • Clean Packaging Encourages Innovation

Bulk chilled meat has historically held a strong place in Romanian consumers’ preferences, owing to credentials of freshness, versatility (the buyer can instruct the seller how thick to make the cut) and the smaller risk of uneaten meat going bad. However, this has started to change recently, with the aggressive development of single serve...

  • Packaging
  • Processed Meat
  • Romania
  • Forecast
  • Prodcom SRL
  • Passport 2
  • Passport 4

Metal food cans remained the fastest-growing pack type in processed meat and seafood in 2017, driven by the healthy growth of shelf stable seafood in Singapore in 2017. Over the review period, manufacturers innovated in canned sardines and expanded beyond the conventional tomato sauce flavour to include flavours such as spicy lime. Newer canned...

  • Packaging
  • Singapore
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Passport 1

In 2017, processed meat and seafood packaging recorded stronger volume growth than the review period average thanks to the convenience of new packaging formats. Over the forecast period manufacturers are anticipated to introduce more new innovative pack types such as zip closures and individually wrapped packaging, which offer both convenience...

  • Packaging
  • South Africa
  • Demand
  • PROSPECTS
  • Passport 14

Existing players maintained packaging types such as flexible plastic, folding cartons and metal food cans, since these types of packaging are the ideal choice for processed meat and seafood due to their lightweight nature and convenient storage. Despite adopting existing packaging types, existing players are competing for sales by focusing...

  • Packaging
  • Seafood
  • Malaysia
  • Demand
  • Forecast

Closures in Shelf Stable Processed Meat and Seafood Will Not Change Significantly Shelf stable processed meat and seafood packaging is presented mainly in metal food cans, glass jars and aluminium trays.

  • Packaging
  • Ukraine
  • Demand
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

PROCESSED MEAT AND SEAFOOD PACKAGING IN THE PHILIPPINES Euromonitor International February 2018 Passport I LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES Passport ## PROCESSED MEAT AND SEAFOOD PACKAGING IN THE PHILIPPINES - CATEGORY ANALYSIS Processed meat

  • Packaging
  • Philippines
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Nestlé S.A.
  • Passport I
  • PROSPECTS

Dutch consumers prefer chilled processed meat and fish, with product development efforts targeting these areas. While consumers are looking to spend less time in the kitchen, they are showing more interest in gourmet cooking. The increasing pace of life is generating demand for snacking between meals. In response, manufacturers and retailers...

  • Packaging
  • Netherlands
  • Demand
  • Passport 1
  • Passport 2

Packaging of processed meat and seafood focuses primarily on convenience of storage/transportation, offering equal portions of products and long expiry dates. The vast majority of shelf-stable processed meat and seafood products in Poland is sold in metal food cans, as that format is easy to stock and can be stored for months or even years...

  • Packaging
  • Processed Food
  • Processed Meat
  • Poland
  • Forecast
  • TRENDS
  • LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES

Processed meat and seafood has seen a shift from metal packaging to smaller flexible packaging for convenience. For example, canned shelf stable ham and tuna are the most popular types of processed meat and seafood for outdoor activities and travel. However, metal food cans is considered slightly heavy and space consuming, so manufacturers...

  • Packaging
  • South Korea
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Passport 1

Due to rising health-awareness among Turkish consumers and the increasing rate of obesity and heart disease in the population, the consumption of processed chilled meat products, such as salami, sausages and soujouk, has been reduced. This behaviour is set to be replicated until 2022. As a result, consumers have started to look for smaller...

  • Packaging
  • Turkey
  • Demand
  • Forecast

Chilled processed meat was also affected by a WHO report that analysed the effect on health due to excessive consumption of chilled processed meat containing nitrates, ingredients widely used in cured processed meat.

  • Packaging
  • Processed Food
  • Processed Meat
  • Colombia
  • Demand
  • Flexible Plastic Dominates Processed Meat Packaging
  • Growing Consumer Demand for Smaller Pack Sizes

In line with this trend, Migros Genossenschaftsbund introduced new flexible packaging in chilled processed meat in 2017, in order to offer longer-lasting freshness. The company presented more sustainable packaging, which uses 70% less plastic than standard packaging. Other packaging manufacturers are expected to follow suit by launching convenience...

  • Packaging
  • Processed Food
  • Processed Meat
  • Switzerland
  • Forecast
  • Glass Jars and Flexible Packaging Make Gains on Metal Food Cans
  • Passport 1

Shelf stable seafood remains highly popular with Spanish consumers, which helps metal food cans lead processed meat and seafood packaging. Metal food cans is expected to continue to dominate shelf stable seafood packaging and lead processed meat and seafood packaging over the forecast period. However, other pack types are well placed to gain...

  • Packaging
  • Processed Food
  • Processed Meat
  • Spain
  • Forecast
  • PROSPECTS
  • Summary 2

Over the review period frozen meat substitutes witnessed significant change in the packaging of the main brands. Both Molinos Rio de la Plata and JBS Argentina replaced folding cartons with flexible plastic. This was due to the lower cost and, in turn, improved profit margins. In addition, the elimination of folding cartons avoids the need...

  • Packaging
  • Argentina
  • Demand
  • Quilmes Industrial S.A.
  • Unilever PLC
  • PROSPECTS
  • Passport 2

Although supermarket delis will continue to play a substantial role in chilled processed meat, industry sources have indicated a marked shift towards packaged chilled processed meat. This is based on hygiene concerns as well as consumers looking to save time by avoiding deli queues. This migration will become stronger over the forecast period,...

  • Packaging
  • Australia
  • Demand
  • Passport 2
  • Passport I

The massive increase in cases of diabetes has stimulated consumers into changing their eating habits towards healthier products with less sodium, sugar and fat. However, the convenience and the indulgence factors of shelf stable meat enabled it to maintain its popularity and availability in modern grocery channels. Although consumers know...

  • Packaging
  • Processed Food
  • Processed Meat
  • China
  • Demand
  • Passport I
  • PROSPECTS

Smaller pack sizes are seeing a growing presence in shelf stable meat and seafood driven by the changing demography in Japan. Due to slow economic growth, there was a rapid increase in dual-income families over the review period and ongoing urbanisation boosted the number of small-sized households in Japan. The popularity of smaller pack sizes...

  • Packaging
  • Seafood
  • Japan
  • Demand
  • Hagoromo Foods Corporation