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Savory Snacks Market in the US 2017-2021

Savory Snacks Market in the US 2017-2021

About Savory Snacks

Savory snacks are snack foods that have a salty taste. They are different from sweet snacks. The savory snacks market can be divided into major categories based on the product types: Potato chips, extruded snacks, nuts and seeds, traditional/ethnic snacks, popcorn, meat snacks, pretzels, and other savory snack products. Savory snacks can be categorized under the snack foods segment. Although there are many variants in terms of the ingredients used, the savory snacks market in the US can be divided into the following major categories: Potato chips, extruded snacks, nuts and seeds, traditional snacks, meat snacks, popcorn, and other savory snacks. Potatoes, nuts, seeds, corn, wheat, rice, tapioca, and oats are the most commonly used as ingredients in the preparation of savory snacks.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the savory snacks market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 2.86% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the savory snacks market in the US for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated through the sales of different types of savory snacks in the US including potato chips, extruded snacks, nuts and snacks, traditional/ethnic snacks, popcorn, meat snacks, pretzels, and other snacks sold through many retail outlets and food service establishments, but not limited to hypermarkets, supermarkets, convenience stores, independent retailers, discount stores, warehouse clubs, and others.Technavio's report, Savory Snacks Market in the US 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

  • Calbee,
  • Kellogg,
  • Lamb Weston,
  • McCain Foods,
  • PepsiCo
Other prominent vendors
  • Amplify Snack Brands
  • Blue Diamond Growers
  • Boulder Brands
  • Conagra Brands
  • General Mills
  • Hain Celestial
  • Herr Foods
  • Natural Intentions
  • The Meatsnacks Group
  • Snyder's-Lance
Market driver
  • Evolving taste preferences
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Fluctuations in raw material costs
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Technological innovations
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
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?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
  • Country profile: US
    • Key economic indicators
      • Table Urban population in the US 2010-2015 (millions)
      • Table GDP per capita in the US 2010-2015 ($)
      • Table Real median household income in the US 2010-2015 ($)
      • Table Inflation rate measured by consumer price index in the US 2010-2015 (%)
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Savory snacks market in the US: An overview
    • Product definition
    • Segmentation by product
      • Table Types of savory snacks
    • Segmentation by distribution channel
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Savory snacks market in the US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Table Savory snacks market in the US by product 2016 and 2021 (% share)
    • Table Growth outlook for savory snacks market in the US by product 2016-2021
    • Potato chips market in the US
      • Table Potato chips market in the US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Top 10 potato chip brands in the US 2015 (by revenue)
    • Extruded snacks market in the US
      • Table Extruded snacks market in the US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Nuts and seeds market in the US
      • Table Nuts and seeds market in the US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Traditional/ethnic snacks market in the US
      • Table Traditional/ethnic snacks market in the US 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Popcorn market in the US
      • Table Popcorn market in the US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Meat snacks market in the US
      • Table Meat snacks market in the US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Annual spending on meat snacks ($)
    • Pretzels market in the US
      • Table Pretzels market in the US 2016-2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Top 5 pretzel brands in the US 2016
    • Other savory snacks market in the US
      • Table Other savory snacks market in the US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Top 10 corn-based snack brands in US 2015 (by revenue)
  • Market segmentation by distribution channel
    • Savory snack market in the US by distribution channel
      • Table Savory snack market in the US by distribution channel 2016 (% share of revenue)
      • Table Number of convenience stores in the US 2010-2015
      • Table Internet users in the US 2011-2015 (millions)
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table The US corn prices January 2016 to January 2017 ($/metric ton)
  • Market trends
    • Technological innovations
    • Increase in strategic alliances
    • Growing demand for healthier snack variants
    • Growing focus on expanding production capabilities
  • Competitor analysis
    • Competitive scenario
    • Competitive positioning assessment
      • Table Competitive positioning matrix for key savory snacks manufacturers in 2016
    • Market positioning matrix based on product portfolio and market presence of key players
      • Table Market positioning matrix based on product portfolio and market presence of key players
    • Calbee
      • Table Calbee: Product portfolio
    • Kellogg
      • Table Kellogg: Product portfolio
    • Lamb Weston
      • Table Lamb Weston: Product portfolio
    • McCain Foods
      • Table McCain Foods: Product portfolio
    • PepsiCo
      • Table PepsiCo: Product portfolio
    • Other prominent market players
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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