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Global Functional Chewing Gum Market 2017-2021

Global Functional Chewing Gum Market 2017-2021

About Functional Chewing Gum

Functional chewing gums are chewing gums that provide additional benefits apart from refreshment. In addition to enjoyment, functional chewing gums impart some practical functions. Based on the benefits, functional chewing gum is characterized into four such as: Lifestyle gum, Weight gum, Oral health gum, and Nicotine gum. Manufacturers uses various types of ingredients to enhance the functionality. Functional chewing gums are becoming popular among consumers because they find it cheaper alternative to supplements.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global functional chewing gum market to grow at a CAGR of 3.55% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global functional chewing gum market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the sales of various functional chewing gums such as lifestyle gum, weight gum, oral health gum, and nicotine gum.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Functional Chewing Gum Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • LOTTE
  • Mars
  • Mondelēz International
  • Perfetti Van Melle
  • THE HERSHEY COMPANY
Other prominent vendors
  • Alkalon
  • FITGUM
  • GLOBAL PHARMA
  • Mastix
  • MD'E GUM
  • Med CBDX
  • Simply Gum
  • Vitale-XD
  • ZOFT Gum Company
Market driver
  • Awareness about the benefits of functional chewing gums among consumers
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Market challenge
  • Availability of substitutes
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Market trend
  • Increasing use of natural ingredients in functional chewing gums
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Functional Chewing Gum Market 2017-2021

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global functional chewing gum market: LOTTE, Mars, Mondelēz International, Perfetti Van Melle, and THE HERSHEY COMPANY.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Alkalon, FITGUM, GLOBAL PHARMA, Mastix, MD'E GUM, Med CBDX, Simply Gum, Vitale-XD, and ZOFT Gum Company.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is increasing use of natural ingredients in functional chewing gums. Consumers increasingly prefer functional chewing gums with natural ingredients owing to increased consciousness about the adverse health impacts associated with artificial food ingredients. Increasing health consciousness among consumers adds to the demand for products that are made of natural ingredients.”

According to the report, one driver in the market is awareness about the benefits of functional chewing gums among consumers. The rise in awareness of the benefits of functional chewing gums is driving the global functional chewing gum market. Functional chewing gums are associated with multiple perceived health benefits. Chewing gum aids in improving memory, reducing stress, increasing focus and alertness, improving oral health, and others. Functional chewing gums contain ingredients that serve additional benefits. For instance, spearmint and peppermint gums tend to combat bad breath and aid toward relief from dyspepsia.

Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is availability of substitutes. The availability of numerous substitutes for functional chewing gums is likely to impede the market's growth during the forecast period. Substitute products include bubble gums, fennel seeds, mouth fresheners, and others. Bubblegums are available in various colors and flavors; a large number of consumers prefer bubble gums. Young consumers are likely to try various substitutes that are available in the market. This might restrict the growth of the global functional chewing gum market.

Companies Mentioned

LOTTE, Mars, Mondelēz International, Perfetti Van Melle, THE HERSHEY COMPANY, Alkalon, FITGUM, GLOBAL PHARMA, Mastix, MD'E GUM, Med CBDX, Simply Gum, Vitale-XD, and ZOFT Gum Company.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
  • Market Landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global gum market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market size and forecast 2016-2021
      • Table Global functional chewing gum market – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Global functional chewing gum market – Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Segmentation by product
      • Table Product – Market share 2016-2021 (%)
    • Comparison by product
      • Table Comparison by product
    • Lifestyle gum – Market size and forecast 2016- 2021
      • Table Lifestyle gum – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Lifestyle gum – Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
    • Weight gum – Market size and forecast 2016- 2021
      • Table Weight gum – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Weight gum – Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
    • Oral health gum – Market size and forecast 2016- 2021
      • Table Oral health gum – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Oral health gum – Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
    • Nicotine gum – Market size and forecast 2016- 2021
      • Table Nicotine gum – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Nicotine gum – Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
    • Market opportunity by product
      • Table Market opportunity by product
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global – Market share 2016-2021 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Americas – Market size and forecast 2016-2021
      • Table Americas – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Americas – Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
    • EMEA – Market size and forecast 2016-2021
      • Table EMEA – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table EMEA – Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
    • APAC – Market size and forecast 2016-2021
      • Table APAC – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table APAC – Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • US
      • Table US – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Canada
      • Table Canada – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Germany
      • Table Germany – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • France
      • Table France – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • China
      • Table China – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Japan
      • Table Japan – Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increasing use of natural ingredients in functional chewing gums
    • Introduction of new products and flavors
    • Innovations in functional chewing gums
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Competitive positioning assessment
      • Table Competitive positioning matrix for functional chewing gum manufacturers in 2016
    • LOTTE
      • Table LOTTE: Product segmentation
    • Mars
      • Table Leading brands under Mars
      • Table Mars: Product segmentation
    • Mondelez International
      • Table Mondelez International: Product segmentation
    • Perfetti Van Melle
      • Table Perfetti Van Melle: Product segmentation
    • THE HERSHEY COMPANY
      • Table The Hershey: Product segmentation
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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