Baby Nutrition Insights - Issue 33: A Quarterly Review of the latest News & Analysis for the Infant Formula and Baby Food Industry, covering news for July - September 2017

Baby Nutrition Insights - Issue 33: A Quarterly Review of the latest News & Analysis for the Infant Formula and Baby Food Industry, covering news for July - September 2017

Baby Nutrition Insights - Issue 33: A Quarterly Review of the latest News & Analysis for the Infant Formula and Baby Food Industry, covering news for July - September 2017


Baby Nutrition Insights - Issue 33, 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 provides a review of news and analysis for the infant nutrition industry, covering the July-September 2017 period. Market News includes: Chile is tightening controls on the marketing of breast-milk substitutes; Mexican production of infant formula is down; in the US, Plum and NurturMe have launched innovative meals ranges; in Australia Aspen is rebranding its S-26 formula to Alula S-26, while SMA will become Infacare SMA; by the end of September the Chinese FDA had approved thirteen batches of infant formula brands, and we list them all; more low-priced infant formulae have hit Singapore’s market, including the first of own-label products; in France, the baby food category continues to decline, with growth in pouch meals failing to offset declines elsewhere; despite the declining birth rate, sales of baby food have begun to recover in Russia; Nestlé has introduced an infant formula fortified with human milk oligosaccharides in Spain; Swiss retailer Migros has launched an owl-label range of baby food; Pharmalys has launched its Primalac brand in a number of markets in Africa and the Middle East. In Company News, this issue provides first half financial results for multinational and local players, reports on production expansion in the infant formula sector, and 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.
  • The Ministry of Health of Chile has amended the law on packaging relating to breast-milk substitutes, banning all advertising which could serve to promote the use of breast-milk substitutes.
  • Aspen reports an improved performance for its brands in the Mexican market in the first six months of 2017. Its Infacare brand is achieving increased penetration in the mid-priced segment.
  • Although FrieslandCampina’s Friso remains the leading brand in Hong Kong, it is facing pressure as a result of a reduction in tourism from mainland China.
  • The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) in Pakistan has banned the marketing and free sampling of infant formula in hospitals. It is also to establish standards and ingredient requirements for infant formulae. They will require infant formula to be labeled in Urdu.
  • Following the completion of the merger agreement between Reckitt Benckiser and Mead Johnson, Mead Johnson’s results are now included with Reckitt Benckiser, with more limited data published than previously.
Reasons to buy
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  • Analyse the current and forecast market position of the brands to identify the best opportunities to exploit.
  • Detailed understanding of consumption by individual product categories to align your sales and marketing efforts with the latest trends in the market

1. Market News
1.2.1 Argentina
1.2.2 Brazil
1.2.3 Chile
1.2.4 Mexico
1.2.5 USA
1.2.6 Uruguay
1.3.1 Australia
1.3.2 China
1.3.3 Hong Kong
1.3.4 India
1.3.5 Indonesia
1.3.6 Macau
1.3.7 Malaysia
1.3.8 New Zealand
1.3.10 Philippines
1.3.11 Singapore
1.3.12 Taiwan
1.3.13 Thailand
1.3.14 Vietnam
1.4.1 Belarus
1.4.2 Croatia
1.4.3 France
1.4.4 Germany
1.4.5 Ireland
1.4.6 Netherlands
1.4.7 Portugal
1.4.8 Russia
1.4.9 Spain
1.4.10 Switzerland
1.4.11 United Kingdom
1.5.1 Algeria
1.5.2 Egypt
1.5.3 Ghana
1.5.4 Iraq
1.5.5 Israel
1.5.6 Kenya
1.5.7 Lebanon
1.5.8 Mauritania
1.5.9 South Africa
1.5.10 Turkey
2. Company News
2.1 The a2 Milk Company
2.2 AAK AB
2.3 Abbott Laboratories
2.4 Arla Foods amba
2.5 Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Limited
2.6 Au Lait Australia
2.7 Ausnutria Holding Co Limited
2.8 Baicheng Longdan Milk Industry Technology Co Ltd
2.9 Bambinos Baby Food
2.10 Baosuli International Group CO
2.11 Banner Infant Dairy Products Co Ltd
2.12 Bega Cheese Limited
2.13 Beijing Sanyuan Foods Co Ltd
2.14 Beingmate Baby & Child Food Co
2.15 Bellamy’s Organic
2.16 Blend and Pack Pty Ltd
2.17 Blue River Dairy LP
2.18 Bright Food (Group) Co Limited
2.19 Bubs Australia Limited
2.20 Campbell Soup Company
2.21 Camperdown Powder Pty Limited
2.22 China Huishan Dairy Holding
2.23 Koninklijke DSM NV
2.24 Dairygold Co-Operative Society Ltd
2.25 Danone
2.26 Detskiy Mir
2.27 Feihe International Inc
2.28 Fonterra Co-Operative Group Limited
2.29 Freed Foods LLC
2.30 Royal FrieslandCampina NV
2.31 Geo-Poland
2.32 Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation
2.33 Glanbia plc
2.34 Hain Celestial Group Inc
2.35 Hangzhou Wei Chuan Foods Co Limited
2.36 Harbin Taizile Dairy Industrial Co Limited
2.37 Health and Happiness (H&H) International Holdings Limited (formerly Biostime)
2.38 Heilongjiang Botora Nutrition Food Co Ltd
2.39 Heilongjiang Chenying Dairy Co Ltd
2.40 Heilongjiang Red Star Food Co Ltd
2.41 Heilongjiang Wondersun Dairy Co Ltd
2.42 Hero Group
2.43 Hipp GmbH & Co Vertrieb KG
2.44 Hochdorf Holding Limited
2.45 Hong Kong Wissun Group
2.46 Hunan NMO Dairy
2.47 Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Company Limited
2.48 Isigny Sainte-Mère
2.49 Jiangxi Early Nutrition Technology Co Limited
2.51 Junlebao Dairy Co Limited
2.52 Kalbe Farma Tbk PT
2.53 Kerry Group plc
2.54 Kraft Heinz
2.55 Groupe Lactalis
2.56 Mason Financial Holdings Ltd
2.57 Mead Johnson Nutrition Company
2.59 China Mengniu Dairy Company Limited
2.60 Milkgoat (China) Goat Dairy Co
2.61 Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co Limited
2.62 Nature One Dairy Pty Limited
2.63 Nestlé SA
2.64 New Hope Nutritional Foods Co Ltd
2.65 New Zealand Goldmax Health Limited
2.66 OMIRA Oberland-Milchverwertung GmbH
2.67 Once Upon a Farm LLC
2.68 Perrigo Company plc
2.70 Pigeon Corporation
2.71 Podravka dd
2.72 AO Progress
2.73 Qingdao Suncare Nutritional Technology Co Limited
2.74 Raised Real
2.75 Reckitt-Benckiser Group plc
2.76 OAO NPG Sadi Pridoniya
2.77 Shaanxi Care Dairy
2.78 Shanghai CHG Dairy Co Limited
2.79 Shanghai Howell Dairy Co Limited
2.80 Shanghai Newbaze Dairy Co Limited
2.81 Shuangwa Dairy Co
2.82 Synutra International Inc
2.83 Toowoomba Integrated Milk Project
2.84 Want Want
2.85 Wattle Health Australia Ltd
2.86 Xi’an Yinqiao Dairy Group
2.87 YeePer Dairy
2.88 Yooji SAS
2.89 Youluck International Inc
3. Appendix
3.1 About GlobalData
3.2 Disclaimer
List of Tables
Table 1: Brands approved by the CFDA up to September 30, 2017
Table 2: France: Sales of Baby Milks by Segment, 2017
Table 3: France: Sales of Baby Food by Segment, 2017
Table 4: a2 Milk: Financial Highlights, Fiscal 2016 & 2017
Table 5: Abbott Laboratories: Financial Highlights, First Half 2016 & 2017
Table 6: Aspen Pharmacare Laboratories: Financial Highlights, Fiscal 2016 & 2017
Table 7: Ausnutria: Segment Sales, First Half 2016 & 2017
Table 8: Bellamy’s: Segment Sales, Fiscal 2016 & 2017
Table 9: Bubs Australia: Segment Sales, Fiscal 2016 & 2017
Table 10: Danone: Financial Highlights, First Half 2016 & 2017
Table 11: FrieslandCampina: Segment Sales, First Half 2016 & 2017
Table 12: Nestlé: Financial Highlights, First Half 2016 & 2017
Table 13: Mead Johnson: Breakdown of Sales by Region, First Half 2017
Table 14: Mead Johnson: Changes in Sales by Region, Second Quarter 2017
List of Figures
Figure 1: USA: Infant Formula Growth Rates, 2017
Figure 2: USA: Attitudes to Ingredients in Baby Food, 2017
Figure 3: France: Attitudes to Origin of Baby Food, 2017
Figure 4: Turkey: Attitudes Of New Mothers To Breastfeeding, 2015

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