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Plunkett's Food Industry Almanac 2013: Food Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

653 Pages Plunkett Research, Ltd. April 02, 2013 SKU: PLK5012895


Key Features:
  • Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
  • Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
  • Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
  • In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
  • Industry Glossary
Pages: 653
Statistical Tables Provided: 31
Companies Profiled: 452
Geographic Focus: Global

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.
  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:
Major Trends and Technologies Affecting the Food Industry

1) Introduction to the Food & Beverage Industry
2) The Globalization of the Food Industry/China Exports Packaged Foods
3) Agricultural Biotechnology Scores Breakthroughs but Causes Controversy/Selective Breeding Offers a Compromise
4) Ethanol Production Soared, But U.S. Federal Subsidy Expires
5) Obesity Sparks Government Action/Snack Foods Get Healthier
6) Childhood Obesity Brings About Changes in Marketing/Federal Program Targets Children
7) Dietary Fats Are Under Scrutiny/Many Restaurants Forced to List Calories
8) Organic Food Sales Post Growth
9) Functional Foods Promise Health Benefits
10) Food Labeling Gets Further Federal Backing/Wal-Mart Institutes a Food Label Program
11) McDonald’s Dominates the Global Fast Food Market
12) Manhattan’s FreshDirect Sets the Pace in Grocery Sales Over the Internet
13) Food Safety Becomes a Massive Consumer, Industry and Regulatory Issue
14) New Agriculture Technologies Take Hold
15) Aquaculture Gains Major Fish Supply Market Share
16) Food & Commodity Prices Are a Major Global Problem for Consumers & the Food Industry Overall
17) Packaging and Consumer Products Reduce Waste/Wal-Mart and Coca-Cola Improve Packaging Sustainability
18) Retail Technologies Leap Ahead
19) RFID Drives Inventory Management Evolution
20) Wal-Mart Sales Improve After Two Year Slump
21) Private Label Brands Grow in Share of Total Store Sales

Food Industry Statistics

1) U.S. Food Industry Overview
2) Food Sales, U.S.: 2009-January 2013
3) Consumer Food Price Indexes, Baseline Projections, U.S.: 2012-2022
4) Shipments in the Food & Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing Industries: Selected Years, 2000-2011
5) Gross Output in the Crop & Animal Production Industries, U.S.: Selected Years, 2000-2011
6) Gross Output in the Food & Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing Industries, U.S.: Selected Years, 2000-2011
7) U.S. Retail Prices for Beef, Pork, Poultry Cuts, Eggs & Dairy Products: August 2012- January 2013
8) U.S. Meat Supply & Use: 2011-2015
9) U.S. Egg Supply & Use: 2000-2013
10) Poultry & Eggs Production, Use, Prices & Trade, U.S.: 2010-2013
11) Dairy Production & Prices, U.S.: 2009-December 2012
12) Horticultural Crops, Baseline Projections, U.S.: 2012-2022
13) Fruit Production, Per Capita Consumption, Retail Prices & Grower Returns, U.S.: 2002-2011
14) Overview of Vegetable Industry, U.S.: 2009-2012
15) Planted & Harvested Acreage for Major Field Crops, Baseline Projections, U.S.: 2011-2022
16) Cost of Production Forecasts for U.S. Corn, Soybean, Wheat & Cotton Crops: 2012-2014
17) Cost of Production Forecasts for U.S. Rice, Peanuts, Oats & Barley Crops: 2012-2014
18) Global Area of Biotech Crops by Country: 2012
19) Income Statement for U.S. Farm Sector: 2009-2013
20) U.S. Farm Sector Cash Receipts from Sales of Agricultural Commodities: 2009-2013
21) U.S. Farm Sector Production Expenses: 2008-2013
22) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Agriculture, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2011-2013
23) Direct Government Payments to U.S. Farms: 2007-2013
24) Average Farm Operator Household Income, U.S.: 2008-2013
25) Farm Receipts, Expenses & Income, Baseline Projections, U.S.: 2011-2022
26) Value Added to the U.S. Economy by the Agricultural Sector via the Production of Goods & Services: 2009-2013
27) Summary of U.S. Agricultural Trade Projections: 2011-2022
28) Total U.S. Agricultural Commodity Exports & Imports, Top Ten Countries: 2007-2012
29) Value of U.S. Agricultural Exports & Imports by Commodity Group: 2007-2012
30) Food Industry Employment, U.S.: 2006-2012
31) World Supply & Utilization of Major Crops & Products: 2008-2013

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