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Soup Market in the US 2017-2021

Soup Market in the US 2017-2021

About Soup

Soup is basically a liquid food item that can be served hot or cold. Different vegetables, meat, and seasonings and condiments are added to lend it flavor and texture. The soup market in the US encompasses different product categories like wet soup, dry soup, broth and stock, bouillon, and others. The major distribution channels for soup products are supermarkets and hypermarkets, followed by convenience stores.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the soup market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 0.78% during the period 2017-2021 .

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the soup market in the US for 2017-2021 . To calculate the market size, the report considers the value of the soup market in the US and its various categories.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Soup 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
  • Conagra Brands
  • CSC Brand (Campbell Soup Company)
  • General Mills
  • The Kraft Heinz Company
  • Unilever
Other prominent vendors
  • Amy's Kitchen
  • Bear Creek Country Kitchens
  • Hain Celestial
  • KETTLE CUISINE
  • Kroger
  • Maruchan
  • Nestlé USA
  • PACIFIC FOODS OF OREGON
  • The Original SoupMan
Market driver
  • Rising awareness about and inclination toward healthy food products
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Decreasing demand for canned soup in US
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Demand for soups with natural and fresh ingredients
  • 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?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Soup Market in the US 2017-2021

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the soup market in the US: Conagra Brands, CSC Brand (Campbell Soup Company), General Mills, The Kraft Heinz Company, and Unilever

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Amy's Kitchen, Bear Creek Country Kitchens, Hain Celestial, KETTLE CUISINE, Kroger, Maruchan, Nestlé USA, PACIFIC FOODS OF OREGON, and The Original SoupMan.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is Demand for soups with natural and fresh ingredients. Soups can be customized either based on the ingredients or soup base, which is either stock or puree. The ingredients in the soup can be added as per the preference of an individual. The addition of healthy ingredients like different vegetables and lean meat increases the health quotient of soups. The presence of high water content in soups also helps in reducing the calories, which aids in weight reduction. Soups are a part of several cuisines across the globe. Many distinct types of soups are consumed in different parts of the world. These soups differ in texture, ingredients, and color and have different preparation methods.”

According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is Rising awareness about and inclination toward healthy food products. Soups can be customized either based on the ingredients or soup base, which is either stock or puree. The ingredients in the soup can be added as per the preference of an individual. The addition of healthy ingredients like different vegetables and lean meat increases the health quotient of soups. The presence of high water content in soups also helps in reducing the calories, which aids in weight reduction.

Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is Decreasing demand for canned soup in US. The demand for canned soup is decreasing in the US. This is attributed to the rising consumer awareness about health and food safety. Consumers are becoming more conscious about the products they consume and their health impacts. They are avoiding packaged food items due to the presence of added preservatives in them. Preservatives and additives are added in packaged soup products to increase the shelf life.

Companies Mentioned

Conagra Brands, CSC Brand (Campbell Soup Company), General Mills, The Kraft Heinz Company, Unilever, Amy's Kitchen, Bear Creek Country Kitchens, Hain Celestial, KETTLE CUISINE, Kroger, Maruchan, Nestlé USA, PACIFIC FOODS OF OREGON, and The Original SoupMan.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
      • Table Global soup market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Soup market in US in global soup market 2016 ($ billions)
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Soup market in US: Overview
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Soup market in US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
    • Soup consumption pattern in US
      • Table Most consumed soup flavors in US 2016
      • Table Soup consumption pattern in different seasons in US 2016 (% share of consumption)
  • Market segmentation by product category
    • Soup market in US by product category
      • Table Soup market in US by product category 2016 and 2021 (% share of revenue)
    • Wet soup market in US
      • Table Wet soup market in US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Dry soup market in US
      • Table Dry soup market in US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Broth and stock market in US
      • Table Broth and stock market in US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Bouillon market in US
      • Table Bouillon market in US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Market segmentation by distribution channel
    • Soup market in US by distribution channel
      • Table Soup market in US by distribution channel 2016 (% share of revenue)
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Demand for soups with natural and fresh ingredients
      • Table New launches in organic soups in the US
    • Rising demand for broth-based soups
    • New product launches in different soup categories
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Competitive assessment 2016
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Conagra Brands
      • Table Conagra Brands: Business segments
      • Table Conagra Brands: Product portfolio
    • CSC Brand (Campbell Soup Company)
      • Table Soup segment share in net sales of CSC Brand 2016
      • Table CSC Brand: Product portfolio
    • General Mills
      • Table General Mills: Business segments
      • Table General Mills: Product portfolio
    • The Kraft Heinz Company
      • Table The Kraft Heinz Company: Product portfolio
    • Unilever
      • Table Unilever: Product portfolio
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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