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Pouches

Pouches

US demand for pouches is projected to increase 3.9% per year through 2022. Convenience features, snacking, and continuing trend toward lighter weight containers will boost demand for pouches. Stand-up pouches will continue to experience faster growth than flat pouches.

This report covers pouch demand by
Product, Feature, & Market. Data are given in dollar value and units.
Pouch types covered in the study include:
Pillow
Side-seal (four-side seal, three-side seal)
Stand-up
Pouch features include:
Aseptic
Resealable
Retort
Shaped
Spouted
Stick
Vacuum

Markets for pouches include:
Food & Beverage
Beverages
Candy & Snacks (Bakery, Candy & Confections, Nuts & Dried Fruit, Savory, Other Snacks)
Cheese
Fresh Produce
Meat, Poultry, & Seafood
Pet Food
Processed Foods (Dry Foods, Frozen Food, Sauces & Condiments, Other Processed Foods)
Nonfood
Consumer Products
Industrial Products
Medical & Pharmaceutical

Scope of the Report
This report covers the scope, size, and growth of the US pouch market including key trends in applications and market segmentation. Historical data are provided for 2007, 2012, and 2017 with forecasts for 2022. Data are provided in both dollar value and volume. Also included is an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table Figure 1-1 | US Pouch Market
  • OVERVIEW
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 2-1 | Key Trends in the US Pouch Market
    • Packaging Industry Key Trends
      • Overview
      • Convenience
      • Sustainability
      • Product Differentiation
      • Technology
    • Pouch Markets: Food & Beverage Versus Nonfood
      • Table Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
    • Production Methods
      • Form/Fill/Seal
      • Preformed
        • Table Pouch Demand by Production Method, 2007 - 2022
    • Pricing Outlook
      • Table Pouch Prices by Product, 2007 - 2022
    • Technology Trends
      • Pouch Film Innovation
      • Machinery & Production Development
    • Environmental & Regulatory Considerations
      • Food & Pharmaceutical Packaging
      • Life Cycle Considerations
  • PRODUCTS
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 3-1 | Key Trends in Pouch Products
    • Pouch Definition & Scope
    • Pouch Product Types
      • Table Pouch Demand by Product Type, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Figure 3-2 | Pouch Demand Share by Product Type, 2007 - 2022
    • Flat Pouches
      • Demand Forecast
        • Table Flat Pouch Demand by Type & Market, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 3-3 | Flat Pouches: Characteristics & Demand by Market & Type
      • Pillow
        • Table Pillow Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 3-4 | Pillow Pouches: Applications
      • Four-Side Seal
        • Table Four-Side Seal Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 3-5 | Four-Side Seal Pouches: Applications
      • Three-Side Seal
        • Table Three-Side Seal Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 3-6 | Three-Side Seal Pouches: Applications
    • Stand-Up Pouches
      • Demand Forecast
      • Demand by Market
        • Table Stand-Up Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 3-7 | Stand-Up Pouches: Characteristics, Applications, & Advantages
    • Product Features
      • Types & Market Penetration
        • Table Figure 3-8 | Pouch Feature Penetration Rates, 2007 - 2022
      • Resealable Pouches
        • Table Figure 3-9 | Resealable Pouches: Closure Examples
        • Table Resealable Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
      • Vacuum Pouches
        • Table Figure 3-10 | Vacuum Pouches: Product Examples
        • Table Vacuum Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
      • Retort Pouches
        • Table Figure 3-11 | Retort Pouches: Product Examples
        • Table Retort Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
      • Spouted Pouches
        • Table Figure 3-12 | Spouted Pouches: Product Examples
        • Table Spouted Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
      • Shaped Pouches
        • Table Figure 3-13 | Shaped Pouches: Product Examples
        • Table Shaped Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
      • Stick Pouches
        • Table Figure 3-14 | Stick Pouches: Product Examples
        • Table Stick Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
      • Aseptic Pouches
        • Table Figure 3-15 | Aseptic Pouches: Product Examples
        • Table Aseptic Pouch Demand by Market, 2007 - 2022
  • FOOD & BEVERAGE MARKETS
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 4-1 | Pouches: Key Food & Beverage Market Trends
    • Food & Beverage Pouches: Demand Outlook
      • Table Food & Beverage Pouch Demand by Application, 2007 - 2022
      • Table Major Food & Beverage Pouch Markets by Expected Growth Rate, 2017 - 2022
    • Candy & Snack Foods
      • Candy & Snack Foods: Scope
      • Candy & Snack Foods: Pouch Demand
        • Table Candy & Snack Food Market for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
      • Savory Snacks
        • Table Savory Snack Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
      • Candy & Confections
        • Table Candy & Confection Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
      • Bakery Snacks
        • Table Bakery Snacks Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
      • Nuts & Dried Fruit
        • Table Nut & Dried Fruit Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
      • Other Snacks
        • Table Other Snack Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
    • Processed Foods
      • Processed Foods: Scope
      • Processed Foods: Pouch Demand
        • Table Processed Food Market for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
      • Dry Foods
        • Table Dry Food Market for Pouches by Type & Product, 2007 - 2022
      • Frozen Foods
        • Table Frozen Food Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
      • Sauces & Condiments
        • Table Sauce & Condiment Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
      • Other Processed Foods
        • Table Other Processed Food Market for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
    • Fresh Produce
      • Fresh Produce: Scope
      • Fresh Produce: Pouch Demand
        • Table Fresh Produce Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
    • Meat, Poultry, & Seafood
      • Meat, Poultry, & Seafood: Scope
      • Meat, Poultry, & Seafood: Pouch Demand
        • Table Meat, Poultry, & Seafood Market for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
    • Pet Food
      • Pet Food: Scope
      • Pet Food: Pouch Demand
        • Table Pet Food & Treat Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
    • Beverages
      • Beverages: Scope
      • Beverages: Pouch Demand
        • Table Beverage Market for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
      • Juices & Fruit Drinks
        • Table Juice & Fruit Drink Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
      • Other Beverages
        • Table Other Beverage Markets for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
    • Cheese
      • Cheese: Scope
      • Cheese: Pouch Demand
        • Table Cheese Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
    • Other Foods
      • Other Foods: Scope
      • Other Foods: Pouch Demand
        • Table Other Food Markets for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
  • NONFOOD MARKETS
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 5-1 | Pouches: Key Nonfood Market Trends
    • Nonfood Pouches: Demand Outlook
      • Table Nonfood Pouch Demand by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
    • Medical & Pharmaceutical
      • Medical & Pharmaceutical: Scope
      • Medical & Pharmaceutical: Pouch Demand
        • Table Medical & Pharmaceutical Market for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
      • Pharmaceuticals
        • Table Pharmaceutical Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
      • Medical Supplies & Instruments
        • Table Medical Supplies & Instruments Market for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
    • Consumer Products
      • Consumer Products: Scope
      • Consumer Products: Pouch Demand
        • Table Consumer Product Market for Pouches by Type & Application, 2007 - 2022
      • Lawn & Garden Products
      • Soaps & Cleaning Products
      • Wipes
      • Other Consumer Products
    • Industrial & Other Markets
      • Industrial & Other Markets: Scope
      • Industrial & Other Markets: Pouch Demand
        • Table Industrial & Other Markets for Pouches, 2007 - 2022
  • INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
    • Key Findings & Industry Composition
      • Table US Merchant Pouch Sales by Company, 2017
    • Merchant Versus Captive
      • Table Pouch Demand by Producer Type, 2007 - 2022
    • Market Share
      • Table Figure 6-1 | US Merchant Pouch Market Share, 2017
      • Table Figure 6-2 | Pouches: Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 6-3|Pouches: Second Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 6-4|Pouches: Third Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 6-5 | Pouches: Fourth Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 6-6 | Pouches: Fifth Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 6-7 | Pouches: Sixth Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 6-8 | Pouches: Seventh Leading Supplier
    • Acquisitions & Divestitures
      • Table Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures
    • Competitive Strategies
      • Table Competitive Strategies
    • Marketing & Distribution
    • List of Industry Participants
  • APPENDIX
    • Scope
      • Table Industry Codes Related to Pouches
    • Definitions
    • Abbreviations
      • Table Abbreviations
    • Freedonia Methodology
    • Study-Specific Methodology
    • Sources
    • Associations & Agencies
    • Related Freedonia Group Studies
    • Macroeconomic Assumptions
      • Economic Environment
        • Table Macroeconomic Indicators, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 7-1 | Annual Growth in Real GDP, 2000 - 2017, Compared to 1980 - 2005 Average
      • Demographic Trends
        • Table Population & Households, 2007 - 2022
        • Table Figure 7-2 | Annual Population Growth, 2002 - 2017
      • Consumer Spending
        • Table Personal Consumption Expenditures, 2007 - 2022
      • Food Outlook
        • Table Food Shipments by Market, 2007 - 2022
      • Packaging Industry Overview
        • Table Packaging Supply & Demand, 2007 - 2022
      • Retail Sales Outlook
        • Table Retail Sales, 2007 - 2022

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