The Ready Meals Market in Western Europe (16 countries), QY Research Group

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NEW YORK, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

The Ready Meals Market in Western Europe (16 countries), QY Research Group

** The Ready Meals Market in Western Europe (16 countries) **

Market demand for years 2007, 2011, 2012 and forecasts for years 2013, 2014 and 2015. Company market shares and brands for 2012 and continuously updated.



7 Individual Product Markets in each country covered: Canned pasta, Other heat-sterilised ready meals, Dehydrated ready meals, Frozen pizza, Frozen ready meals, Chilled ready meals, Sandwiches.

16 Country Markets: Austria, Belgium/Luxemburg, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland/Eire, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom.

112 Product and Country Markets - being 7 Single Product Markets (Market Groups not counted) times 16 countries above.



A complete quantitative, hard data demand and supply analysis of final human consumption in the country and product markets covered. All product markets are carefully defined so as to be comparable across all countries.

92 Ultimate Holding Companies are cited in this report together with their market shares; additionally, own-label share of the market is also quoted.

Based on FFT's international food and drink markets database, now in its 23rd year, the report includes (see detailed Table of Contents for more):

* Separate Foodservice and Retail Market data are given by volume and value, and by product and country, hence providing complete coverage of the final human consumption

* Up to the Top-10 holding companies by market share by product, country and region

* Up to Top-100 holding companies listing by overall market share in the present markets

* Own label, branded, unbranded and artisanal market shares

A unique strategic vision of the 16-country Western Europe market is presented, in particular identifying the numerous companies present together with their market shares and major brands by country and product. Standard data tables for each product provide a 16-country panorama of companies' strengths (market shares by country and for the region) and presence (number of country and product markets in which present).



This report entails a fully up-to-date mapping of the market providing valuable support to strategic marketing decisions, in particular regarding:

* Strategic Planning

* Marketing & Sales

* Mergers and Acquisitions

* Market Opportunities & Risks

* Companies Strengths & Weaknesses



Retail, Foodservice and Total Historical and Forecast Demand - by volume and by value for 2007, 2011 and 2012 , as well as forecasts for 2012, 2013, and 2014.

Historical Trend - % growth by volume and value for 2007 - 2012.

Forecast Growth - % growth by volume and value for 2013 - 2015

Supply structure in each product and in each country in 2013: producer shares, own label share, branded share, unbranded share and artisanal share (own made for own sale, e.g. independent bakers).

Major brands listed by country, product, holding or independent companies and subsidiaries.

Company Profiles. All holding companies identified are listed alphabetically with their key subsidiaries by country, detailing the product markets in which the latest market shares have been identified. The overall share in the market covered is provided. The estimated percent contribution of each product to final (retail + foodservice) sales is also provided.



Estimated 247 pages.

The report is produced at time of order from the updated database, and consists essentially of hard data provided in the form of flow charts and data tables.

The standard PDF report delivered by e-mail can be printed and then photocopied recto-verso, and is designed to then drop into a 4-ring folder as a complete report, including cover, table of contents, etc. Electronic Excel file can be provided by FFT on request.



Any combination of countries, products and demand and supply data possible.

Almost 150 products and product categories covered in each of these countries:

Europe, including Eastern Europe, 22 countries covered.

North America: Canada, Mexico, USA.

Other emerging markets: Brazil, India, Turkey

** The Ready Meals Market in Western Europe (16 countries) **

Number of pages : *247*

Products covered and definition of each product : *Ready Meals*

* Canned pasta (15.1) - Canned pasta (including spaghetti, ravioli, cannelloni, shapes).
* Other heat-sterilised ready meals (15.2) - Other meat, fish or vegetable-based canned/heat-sterilised ready meals, including retort pouch, aluminium and plastic trays. (U.K. and Ireland: including canned baked beans).
* Dehydrated ready meals (15.3) - Dehydrated ready meals, including "pot snacks" and "Bolino"-type dishes.
* Frozen pizza (15.4) - Frozen pizza.
* Frozen ready meals (15.5) - Frozen ready meals (meat, fish, pasta and vegetable-based), including cooked prepared meat, excluding frozen pizza.
* Chilled ready meals (15.6) - Chilled ready meals (recipe dishes type), including refrigerated pizzas, vegetable, meat and/or fish-based meals (including cook-chill/ "sous vide" for retail and catering).
* Sandwiches (15.7) - Industrially produced cold-eating sandwiches and filled baguettes sold in retail, catering, forecourts, vending machines, excluding hamburgers, filled tortillas. Also excludes sandwich bars sales.

Countries covered : *Western Europe ( Austria, Belgium/Luxemburg, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland/Eire, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom ) *

Report : *The Ready Meals Market in Western Europe (16 countries) Edition 2013*



For each of the products covered (listed above) and in each of the countries covered (listed above), as well as for the aggregate data for the entire market covered, the following information is provided:

*Flowchart of Major Suppliers, Demand and Distribution Channels *


· Historical Demand in 2007, 2011, 2012 (in volume)
· Historical Demand in 2007, 2011, 2012 (in value)
· Forecast Demand 2013, 2014 & 2015 (in volume)
· Forecast Demand 2013, 2014 & 2015 (in value)
· Historical 5-year growth rates 2007 - 2012 (in volume)
· Historical 5-year growth rates, 2007 - 2012 (in value)
· Breakdown between Foodservice and Retail Market in 2012 (in volume)
· Breakdown between Foodservice and Retail Market in 2012 (in value)
· Per capita consumption in retail, foodservice and total market, 2012 (in volume)
· Per capita expenditure in retail, foodservice and total market, 2012 (in value)
· Strategic Assessment: percentage represented by the country product market from the regional product market (North America, Western Europe or Central Europe). Does not apply to Brazil, India and Turkey.


· Definition: Company Market Shares given for the Total Market (retail, foodservice and artisanal).
· Updating: underlying food and drink database updated regularly, including for Mergers & Acquisitions
· Supplier market shares (usually up to 10 shares cited by product and in each country)
· Who Owns Whom: Key Local Subsidiaries of each Ultimate Holding Company
· Distribution Channels % Shares: Branded, Unbranded, Own (Private) Label and Artisanal (own-produced for own sale, e.g. bakers)
· Major Brands for the suppliers cited



- Especially important where FFT has identified more than 10 holding companies

· Company Market Shares and Rankings within the aggregate market covered by the report
· List of all Holding Companies identified for this market covered
· Who Owns Whom: All Key Local Subsidiaries identified
· Major Brands by Holding Company and Key Subsidiary

To order this report:
The Ready Meals Market in Western Europe (16 countries), QY Research Group

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