Baby Nutrition Insights: Issue 34, is an analytical report by GlobalData which provides extensive and highly detailed information on the key markets in the Baby Food industry.
This quarterly issue report provides a review of news and analysis for the infant nutrition industry, covering the October-December 2017 period. Market News includes: Lactalis has been hit by a salmonella outbreak at its Craon plant leading to a worldwide recall affecting 83 countries; Nestlé and Mead Johnson report growth in Mexico; in the US, Plum, Sprout and Fresh Bellies have launched innovative meals ranges; between October and December the Chinese FDA had approved 18 batches of infant formula brands, and we list them all; Danone has established a strategic regional partnership with the e-commerce platform Lazada for the sale of its infant nutrition products in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand; in Germany, the baby food category has grown, although sales of milks are lagging; Agusha has once again been voted Russia’s favorite brand of baby food; in the UK, baby formula volumes crashed by 9.3% in 2017 in the wake of hefty price rises; breastfeeding rates in Algeria are exceptionally low; Nestlé has begun exporting its Nan brand manufactured in Mexico to African countries, including Cameroon and the Ivory Coast. In Company News, this issue provides part year financial results for multinational and local players, reports on production expansion in the infant formula sector, and provides an insight into new joint ventures and partnerships, as well as merger and acquisition activity.
What else does this report offer?
Market profile based upon a unique combination of industry research, fieldwork, market sizing and our in-house expertise to offer extensive data about the trends and dynamics affecting the Baby Food industry globally.
Detailed company profiles, highlighting key focus product sectors with the key features & developments, segmentation, per capita trends and the various manufacturers & brands.
Arla Foods Ingredients has unveiled a new range of whey protein-based complementary foods. The range claims benefits for gut health, allergy management, healthy growth and bone development.
Nestlé has begun exporting its Nan brand manufactured in Mexico to African countries, including Cameroon and the Ivory Coast.
The Bemores infant formula joint venture between Blackmores and Bega Cheese has been terminated two years after it was first established, following disappointing sales.
In the Chinese market Nestlé has succeeded in gaining registration for a number of additional brands ahead of the January 1, 2018 deadline. These brands are S-26 and Nan SMA BabyNes, all manufactured in stages one to three at its Swiss factory, and Nan 3 manufactured at the local Nestlé Shuangcheng plant.
Canada: Oat with banana & mango is a new variety of baby cereal recently made available under the Nestlé Gerber brand for infants aged eight months and over.
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