Soft Drinks in Switzerland

Soft Drinks in Switzerland

Soft drink manufacturers in Switzerland benefit from not having to adapt their offerings in line with a sugar tax. The sugar tax has seen the soft drinks landscape of other Western European countries change dramatically; many have had to reform their offerings to contain less sugar, with others reducing the size of products to avoid high taxes. This has created an extended debate in the Swiss media, between soft drinks manufacturers, civil society and health associations. In 2019, there was inte...

Euromonitor International's Soft Drinks in Switzerland report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data (2014-2018), allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market – be they legislative, distribution, packaging or pricing issues. Forecasts to 2023 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Asian Speciality Drinks, Bottled Water, Carbonates, Concentrates, Energy Drinks, Juice, RTD Coffee, RTD Tea, Sports Drinks.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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Soft Drinks in Switzerland
Euromonitor International
December 2019
List OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Natural ingredients, reduced sugar and functionality are vital sales points that shape the Swiss soft drinks landscape
The health and wellness trend impacts sales of soft drinks as consumers reach for healthier options
Private label leads in Switzerland, offering innovative products at affordable price-points
Innovation aligned to consumer demands for energy boosting and healthy options
Soft drinks will continue to record growth over the forecast period as players align themselves to natural, healthier options
MARKET DATA
Table 1 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Channel: Volume 2014-2019
Table 2 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Channel: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 3 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Channel: Value 2014-2019
Table 4 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Channel: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 5 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (as sold) by Category: Volume 2019
Table 6 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (as sold) by Category: % Volume 2019
Table 7 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: Value 2019
Table 8 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: % Value 2019
Table 9 Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: Volume 2014-2019
Table 10 Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 11 Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 12 Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 13 Sales of Soft Drinks by Total Fountain On-trade: Volume 2014-2019
Table 14 Sales of Soft Drinks by Total Fountain On-trade: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 15 NBO Company Shares of Total Soft Drinks (RTD): % Volume 2015-2019
Table 16 LBN Brand Shares of Total Soft Drinks (RTD): % Volume 2016-2019
Table 17 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Soft Drinks (RTD): % Volume 2015-2019
Table 18 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Soft Drinks (RTD): % Volume 2016-2019
Table 19 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Soft Drinks: % Value 2015-2019
Table 20 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Soft Drinks: % Value 2016-2019
Table 21 Distribution of Off-trade Soft Drinks (as sold) by Format: % Volume 2014-2019
Table 22 Distribution of Off-trade Soft Drinks (as sold) by Format and Category: % Volume 2019
Table 23 Forecast Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Channel: Volume 2019-2024
Table 24 Forecast Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Channel: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 25 Forecast Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Channel: Value 2019-2024
Table 26 Forecast Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Channel: % Value Growth 2019-2024
Table 27 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: Volume 2019-2024
Table 28 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks (RTD) by Category: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 29 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 30 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Soft Drinks by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
Table 31 Forecast Sales of Soft Drinks by Total Fountain On-trade: Volume 2019-2024
Table 32 Forecast Sales of Soft Drinks by Total Fountain On-trade: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
APPENDIX
Fountain sales in Switzerland
Trends
SOURCES
Summary 1 Research Sources
HEADLINES
PROSPECTS
As consumers become increasingly health-conscious, bottled water continues to benefit
Carbonated bottled water loses share to still options, which are seen as healthier
Functional bottled water and flavoured bottled water are on-demand, adding-value for Swiss consumers
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Nestlé Waters Suisse SA retains its leading position, while private label continues to have a strong presence
Eco-friendly packaging is a growth opportunity for competitors, as Nestlé Waters invests in improving efficiency
Bottled water faces competition from tap water, and players need to focus on the specific benefits of bottled water to compete
CATEGORY DATA
Table 33 Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: Volume 2014-2019
Table 34 Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 35 Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 36 Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 37 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Bottled Water: % Volume 2015-2019
Table 38 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Bottled Water: % Volume 2016-2019
Table 39 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Bottled Water: % Value 2015-2019
Table 40 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Bottled Water: % Value 2016-2019
Table 41 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: Volume 2019-2024
Table 42 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 43 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 44 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Bottled Water by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
HEADLINES
PROSPECTS
High sugar content adversely impacts carbonates, so players focus on reduced sugar options to attract health-conscious consumers
Non-cola carbonates benefit from being used as mixers in alcoholic drinks
Players respond to consumers demands of flavour innovations and functional ingredients
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Coca-Cola maintains its leading position despite harsh criticism met when reducing its PET bottle sizes
Players focus on health and wellness concerns to compete in the landscape and remain relevant
Private label players gain value sales through discounts, while Swiss players remain popular
CATEGORY DATA
Table 45 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Carbonates: Volume 2014-2019
Table 46 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Carbonates: Value 2014-2019
Table 47 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Carbonates: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 48 Off-trade vs On-trade Sales of Carbonates: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 49 Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: Volume 2014-2019
Table 50 Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 51 Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 52 Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 53 Total Sales of Carbonates by Fountain On-trade: Volume 2014-2019
Table 54 Total Sales of Carbonates by Fountain On-trade: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 55 Leading Flavours for Non-cola Carbonates: % Volume 2014-2019
Table 56 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Carbonates: % Volume 2015-2019
Table 57 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Carbonates: % Volume 2016-2019
Table 58 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Carbonates: % Value 2015-2019
Table 59 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Carbonates: % Value 2016-2019
Table 60 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: Volume 2019-2024
Table 61 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 62 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 63 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Carbonates by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
Table 64 Forecast Total Sales of Carbonates by Fountain On-trade: Volume 2019-2024
Table 65 Forecast Total Sales of Carbonates by Fountain On-trade: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
HEADLINES
PROSPECTS
Preparation requirements limit growth for concentrates but offer potential for innovation
Concentrates manufacturers target older and affluent consumers
In 2019, new flavours including matcha have been released, and hemp has the potential to disrupt the landscape
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
The merger of SodaStream and PepsiCo boosted growth of SodaStream in concentrates
Private label sales remain steady in 2019, as consumers appreciate lower price-points
SodaStream is set to have competition increase, as new entries launch on the landscape
CATEGORY DATA
Concentrates Conversions
Summary 2 Concentrates Conversion Factors for Ready-to-Drink (RTD) Format
Table 66 Off-trade Sales of Concentrates (RTD) by Category: Volume 2014-2019
Table 67 Off-trade Sales of Concentrates (RTD) by Category: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 68 Off-trade Sales of Concentrates by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 69 Off-trade Sales of Concentrates by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 70 Leading Flavours for Off-trade Liquid Concentrates: % Volume 2014-2019
Table 71 Leading Flavours for Off-trade Powder Concentrates: % Volume 2014-2019
Table 72 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2015-2019
Table 73 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2016-2019
Table 74 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Concentrates: % Value 2015-2019
Table 75 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Concentrates: % Value 2016-2019
Table 76 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Liquid Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2015-2019
Table 77 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Liquid Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2016-2019
Table 78 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Powder Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2015-2019
Table 79 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Powder Concentrates (RTD): % Volume 2016-2019
Table 80 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Concentrates (RTD) by Category: Volume 2019-2024
Table 81 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Concentrates (RTD) by Category: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 82 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Concentrates by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 83 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Concentrates by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
HEADLINES
PROSPECTS
Energy drinks value sales are driven by functionality, with promotional efforts to capture outdoor and adventurous consumers
Sugar-free and reduced sugar energy drinks outperform their regular counterparts, as consumers are wary of the high sugar content
There is a growth opportunity for energy drinks to use natural ingredients as a source of energy
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Red Bull remains the clear leader with a well-established energy drinks that invests in significant levels of promotional activity
Players compete with low price-points to maintain their share
Over the forecast period, we expect to see a rise in plant-based stimulants as consumers become more health-conscious
CATEGORY DATA
Table 84 Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: Volume 2014-2019
Table 85 Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: Value 2014-2019
Table 86 Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 87 Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 88 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Energy Drinks: % Volume 2015-2019
Table 89 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Energy Drinks: % Volume 2016-2019
Table 90 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Energy Drinks: % Value 2015-2019
Table 91 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Energy Drinks: % Value 2016-2019
Table 92 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: Volume 2019-2024
Table 93 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: Value 2019-2024
Table 94 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 95 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Energy Drinks: % Value Growth 2019-2024
HEADLINES
PROSPECTS
Health concerns drive down volume sales of 100% juice and nectars, as consumers are wary of the sugar content
Players offer new flavour experiences and added functional benefits
On-the-go consumption is on-the-rise, boosting sales for juice
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Private label continues to lead the competitive landscape, responding to players demands for fresh juice drinks
Players focus on the health and wellness trend as Grainne launched two new ranges of healthy juice options
Smaller players are competing with offering organic, natural products at higher price points
CATEGORY DATA
Table 96 Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: Volume 2014-2019
Table 97 Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 98 Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 99 Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 100 Leading Flavours for Off-trade 100% Juice: % Volume 2014-2019
Table 101 Leading Flavours for Off-trade Juice Drinks (up to 24% Juice): % Volume 2014-2019
Table 102 Leading Flavours for Off-trade Nectars (25-99% Juice): % Volume 2014-2019
Table 103 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Juice: % Volume 2015-2019
Table 104 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Juice: % Volume 2016-2019
Table 105 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Juice: % Value 2015-2019
Table 106 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Juice: % Value 2016-2019
Table 107 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: Volume 2019-2024
Table 108 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 109 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 110 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Juice by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
HEADLINES
PROSPECTS
RTD coffee benefits from the increase in busy lifestyles, with consumers reaching to the product for functional benefits
Players need to invest in building awareness of premium products
Whereas convenience is a plus, current distribution model is an obstacle for growth
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Emmi AG remained the leading player of RTD coffee, thanks to its extensive offerings and high-levels of innovation
Innoprax retains its second-place positioning, offering a wider range of RTD coffee flavours
Starbucks and private label offerings lose share as they are struggling against competition
CATEGORY DATA
Table 111 Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: Volume 2014-2019
Table 112 Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: Value 2014-2019
Table 113 Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 114 Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 115 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade RTD Coffee: % Volume 2015-2019
Table 116 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade RTD Coffee: % Volume 2016-2019
Table 117 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade RTD Coffee: % Value 2015-2019
Table 118 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade RTD Coffee: % Value 2016-2019
Table 119 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: Volume 2019-2024
Table 120 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: Value 2019-2024
Table 121 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 122 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Coffee: % Value Growth 2019-2024
HEADLINES
PROSPECTS
RTD tea experiments with botanical ingredients to boost value sales
Reduced-sugar RTD tea gains in popularity as consumers appreciate options aligned to the health and wellness trend
RTD tea is growing in popularity among millennial consumers
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Due to its well-established offerings and affordable price-points, Migros maintains its leading position in 2019
Fusetea underperforms in Switzerland, due to a change in brand name and a negative perception
Players compete through offering new flavour innovations to the landscape
CATEGORY DATA
Table 123 Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: Volume 2014-2019
Table 124 Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 125 Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 126 Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 127 Leading Flavours for Off-trade RTD Tea: % Volume 2014-2019
Table 128 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade RTD Tea: % Volume 2015-2019
Table 129 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade RTD Tea: % Volume 2016-2019
Table 130 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade RTD Tea: % Value 2015-2019
Table 131 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade RTD Tea: % Value 2016-2019
Table 132 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: Volume 2019-2024
Table 133 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 134 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 135 Forecast Off-trade Sales of RTD Tea by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
HEADLINES
PROSPECTS
Despite potential for growth, sports drinks is hindered by competition from energy drinks and RTD tea
Sports drinks needs to innovate in flavour to attract and interest a broader range of consumers
Sports drinks has an opportunity to increase consumer awareness through advertising and promotional activities
COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Isostar and Gatorade remain the leading sports drinks in 2019, offering well-established sports drinks to the landscape
Private label struggling to maintain growth as significant players are perceived to be the experts
Promena competes by offering new flavour variants of Gatorade
CATEGORY DATA
Table 136 Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: Volume 2014-2019
Table 137 Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: Value 2014-2019
Table 138 Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: % Volume Growth 2014-2019
Table 139 Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 140 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Sports Drinks: % Volume 2015-2019
Table 141 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Sports Drinks: % Volume 2016-2019
Table 142 NBO Company Shares of Off-trade Sports Drinks: % Value 2015-2019
Table 143 LBN Brand Shares of Off-trade Sports Drinks: % Value 2016-2019
Table 144 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: Volume 2019-2024
Table 145 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: Value 2019-2024
Table 146 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: % Volume Growth 2019-2024
Table 147 Forecast Off-trade Sales of Sports Drinks: % Value Growth 2019-2024

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