Reportlinker Adds Chewing Gum Market - A Growing Confectionery Segment: 2009 Edition

Jan 12, 2010, 09:57 ET from Reportlinker

NEW YORK, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Chewing Gum Market - A Growing Confectionery Segment: 2009 Edition

The chewing gum segment, the fastest growing segment of confectionery industry is growing at a CAGR of approximately 7% for past few years due to mouthful of benefits. It is said to relieve stress, helps in weight management, increases alertness and focus. All these factors result in the increasing demand of chewing gum in people of every age group.

With increasing health concern, consumers are shifting toward low calorie products which in turn will drive the growth of artificial and natural sweetener market which will increase the demand of sugar free gum and in turn the complete chewing gum industry will grow. The confectionery manufacturers are trying to tap this opportunity by providing the consumers sugar free gum in many different flavors and colors.

Innovation in chewing gum is another important driver of this industry. Different flavors, flexibility and variety in gum attract the consumers and the current trends suggest consumers prefer gum with natural colors and avoid usage of synthetic and azo colors.

The present report offers an analysis of the confectionery market with a special focus on the global chewing gum market. It also discusses major market trends, growth drivers, and major challenges faced by the chewing gum industry. The report also presents the competitive structure of the industry and profiles major players in the confectionery industry.

Further, we have predicted the future growth of the global chewing gum market size by combining SPSS Inc.'s data integration and analysis capabilities with our relevant findings. We employed various significant variables that have an impact on this industry and created regression models with SPSS to determine the future direction of the industry.

1. Global Confectionery Market Overview

1.1 Chewing Gum - Production Process

1.2 Chocolates - Supply Chain

2. US Confectionary Market

An Overview

Distribution Channels

3. The UK Gum Market

4. Chewing Gum Industry: An Overview

4.1 Growth Drivers

Increasing Demand of Sugar Free Gum Market

Addiction of Gum Driving the Demand of Sugar Free Chewing Gum

Rising Cases of Diabetes Driving the Demand of Sugar Free Gum

Innovation Drives the Gum Industry

Rising Demand for Artificial Sweeteners

4.2 Market Trends

Seasonal Confectionery Sales

Nicotine Chewing Gum

4.3 Major Challenges Faced by the Chewing Gum Industry

Safety Concern

Strict Regulations Pose Challenge to Chewing Gum Market

5. Competitive Landscape

5.1.1 Cadbury Plc


Business Segment

Business Strategies

5.1.2 Hershey


Geographic Segment

Business Strategies

5.1.3 Wrigley


Geographic Segment

Business Strategy

6. Market Outlook

6.1 Market Forecast

6.2 Forecast Methodology

6.2.1 Dependent and Independent Variables

6.2.2 Correlation Analysis

6.2.3 Regression Analysis

List of Tables

Market Share of Companies in Emerging Markets (2008)

Confectionery Category Analysis-I (2008)

Confectionery Category Analysis-II (2008)

Dependent & Independent Variables (2001– 2008)

Correlation Matrix

Model Summary – Coefficient of Determination

Regression Coefficients Output

List of Graphs

CAGR (%) of Confectionery Segments (2005-2009E)

The US: Confectionery Sales (US$ Billion) & Quantity Sold (Pound Billion):2008

The US: Per Capita Consumption of Confectionery Segment (US$) (2008)

The UK: Confectionery Market Growth (US$ Million) (2004-2008)

The UK: Gums & Jellies Growth (US$ Million) (2004-2008)

Chewing Gum Market Size (2004-2008)

Number of Gum Chewed Per Person Per Year (2008)

Global Obesity Forecast of World Population (Billion): (2005 – 2015E)

Global Diabetes Forecast of World Population (Million): (2008 – 2030E)

Number of Variants (2004-2007)

Global Artificial Sweeteners Growth (2007A – 2012E)

Seasonal Sale of Confectionery Products (2005A – 2009E)

Global Confectionery Market Share (%):2008

Global Chewing Gum Market Forecast (2009E-2013E)

List of Charts

Global Confectionery Industry Breakup in Value (%) (2009E)

Region-wise Revenue Break-up for Confectionery Market (%) (2009E)

Market Share break-up for North America Confectionery Market (%) (2008)

The US: Confectionery Break-Up (%):2008

The US: Confectionery Distribution Channel (%):2008

The US: Confectionery Manufacturer Market Share (%) (2008)

% Share of Confectionery Sale in Different Festive Season (2008)

Global Gum Market Share (%):2008

Cadbury: Revenue by Business Segment (%):2008

Hershey: Revenue by Geographic Segment (%):2008

Wrigley: Revenue by Geographic Segment (%):2008

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