Global Commercial Food Dehydrator Market 2017-2021
About Commercial Food Dehydrator
Food dehydrators remove moisture from food items without cooking them. They use a heating element to provide uniform warm temperatures. Food dehydrators are equipped with a fan to draw heat across the trays where the food items are kept. Commercial food dehydrators offer health benefits and cost savings to foodservice establishments. By dehydrating food items, they preserve the nutrients contained in the food items, which include healthy vitamins and enzymes.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global commercial food dehydrator market to grow at a CAGR of 4.89% during the period 2017-2021.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global commercial food dehydrator market for 2017-2021. The report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Commercial Food Dehydrator Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global commercial food dehydrator market: Excalibur Dehydrator, LEM Products, TribestLife, TSM Products, and Weston Brands.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Avantco Equipment, BioChef, Buffalo, Hamilton Beach Brands, Omcan, Omega, STX International, and Waring.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is growing preference for commercial food dehydrators with more number of shelves. One of the key end-users of the commercial food dehydrators are restaurants, which offer dehydrated food products and use dehydrated food ingredients for cooking different food items.”
According to the report, one driver in the market is focus on retaining food flavor without using additives. Food dehydration removes most of the moisture from foods and retains the nutritional value and flavor. It is a great method to preserve fruits and vegetables for later consumption during the off-season. By using a commercial food dehydrator, foodservice establishments can maintain the nutrition content of the food without adding any additives. Foodservice establishments can avoid the need for refrigerated storage for dehydrated food products.
Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is growing adoption of residential grade food dehydrators by small foodservice establishments. The availability of various models of residential grade food dehydrators at lesser prices will affect the market growth of commercial food dehydrators during the forecast period. Many foodservice establishments with low production requirement opt for residential grade food dehydrators as it costs less compared with a commercial food dehydrator and come with similar capacity range and similar features, thereby ensuring productivity. For instance, Excalibur Dehydrator offers residential purpose food dehydrators, which offer horizontal heat flow.
Excalibur Dehydrator, LEM Products, TribestLife, TSM Products, Weston Brands, Avantco Equipment, BioChef, Buffalo, Hamilton Beach Brands, Omcan, Omega, STX International, and Waring.