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UK Water Plus Drinks Report Report 2016

Zenith’s latest reports on the UK Bottled Water market cover the plain bottled water market, the water plus drinks market and the consolidated bottled water drinks market. Packed with a wide range of market data and comprehensive insights, these reports helps you gain an in-depth understanding of the industry. Track industry, company and brand developments, including the leading bottled water producers and brands profiled. The report assess challenges and provides a realistic future outlook.

Background and report description

The overall water plus drinks market grew by 5.7% in 2015 to 486 million litres. Flavoured water sales value rose to an estimated £357 million in 2015, up from £338 million in 2014.

Zenith’s first stand-alone water plus drinks market report. It is the most comprehensive report available on the UK bottled water market, as a result of established relationships and detailed discussions with industry players.

What this report covers

  • In-depth market and industry analysis: investigates all significant factors shaping the water plus market in the UK, providing detailed insights on production/imports/exports, water types, industry structure, segment dynamics, packaging, distribution, consumer behaviour, socio-economic and socio-demographic trends, leading companies and brands. Significant industry, company and brand developments are also tracked.
  • 15 detailed charts and 21 comprehensive tables: data detailing the UK market and each segment covering consumption, distribution channels, leading companies and brands, and forecasts to 2020.
  • Leading 14 UK water plus company profiles: company structure, water production, product range, sales volume, market analysis and commentary.


  • Introduction
  • Brief Summary
  • Research Overview
  • 2015 UK water plus market
    • Market overview
      • Economy
      • Weather
      • Media
  • Sector performance
    • Table UK water plus market, 2009-2015
    • Table Total UK water plus types, 2009-2015
  • UK water plus packaging
    • Table UK water plus packaging
  • UK water plus distribution
    • Table UK water plus distribution
  • UK water plus companies
    • Table Top 15 companies in UK water plus market, 2014-2015
    • Table Top 20 brands in UK water plus market
    • Table Top 20 brands in UK water plus market ranking, 2015
  • UK water plus producers
    • Table Top 10 UK water plus producers, 2014-2015
  • Still water plus brands
    • Table UK top 5 still water plus brands, 2014-2015
  • Sparkling water plus brands
    • Table UK top 5 sparkling water plus brands, 2014-2015
  • Leading flavoured water brands
    • Table UK top 10 flavoured water brands, 2014-2015
  • Leading functional water brands
    • Table UK top 5 functional water brands
  • Leading juicy water brands
    • Table UK top 3 juicy water brands, 2014-2015
  • Water Plus retailer own label
    • Table UK own label flavoured water production, 2013-2015
    • Table UK top 5 own label flavoured water producers, 2014-2015
  • Water plus consumer
    • Table GB flavoured water, herbal and premium soft drinks consumer, 2013-2015
    • Table Total UK water plus: per capita consumption, 2009-2015
    • Table International flavoured water comparison, 2010-2020f
  • Water plus value
    • Table UK flavoured water value, 2013-2015
    • Table Branded vs private label retail value per litre, 2014-2015
  • Water plus Ethical waters / ethical initiatives
  • Ongoing challenges
    • Maintaining consumer interest
    • Selling `hydration with flavour'
    • The sugar debate
    • Retailer perception
    • Stock control & supply
    • Price pressures
  • Water Stewardship
  • Legislation
  • Forecast to 2020
    • Table UK water plus consumption by segment, 2015-2020f
  • LEADING COMPANY PROFILES
    • AG BARR PLC
    • BRITVIC PLC
    • COCA-COLA ENTERPRISES
    • CBL Drinks Ltd (part of Clearly Drinks Ltd)
    • COTT BEVERAGES LIMITED
    • DANONE WATERS (UK & IRELAND)
    • HIGHLAND SPRING GROUP
    • INNOCENT DRINKS LTD
    • MONTGOMERY SPRING WATER COMPANY
    • NICHOLS PLC
    • ONE WATER
    • PRINCES SOFT DRINKS
    • RADNOR HILLS MINERAL WATER COMPANY LTD
    • TREDERWEN SPRINGS
  • BOTTLED WATER IN PERSPECTIVE
    • UK Plain bottled water market 25 year review
      • Overall market performance
      • Small Pack vs. Coolers
      • Small Pack Sparkling vs. Still
      • Own label water consumption
    • UK Plain bottled water market in perspective
  • LEGISLATION
  • DEFINITIONS AND SYMBOLS
  • TARGET GROUP INDEX (TGI)

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