Netherlands Food & Drink Report Q2 2015

Apr 1, 2015 - Business Monitor International - 106 pages - USD $1,295
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The Dutch economy will grow just above the eurozone average over 2015 and 2016. However, high levels of household debt combined with persistently weak external demand will prevent the economy reaching escape velocity. While we believe that the worst is over for the Dutch consumer, we do not envisage a significant spike in household spending any time soon. With household debt remaining extremely high this will cap disposable income and private consumption growth in the near and longer term. Consequently, we do not expect much dynamism in the country's food and drink market in the short term, with discounted goods remaining popular amid high unemployment and rising inflation.

Headline Industry Data (local currency)
  • 2014 per capita food consumption growth: +2.69%; forecast compound annual growth rate (CAGR) 2013 to 2018 = +3.75%.
  • 2014 alcoholic drink value sales growth: +1.32%; forecast CAGR 2013 to 2018 = +1.39%.
  • 2014 soft drink value sales growth: +1.64%; forecast CAGR 2013 to 2018 = +2.89%.
  • 2014 mass grocery retail sales growth: +4.07%; forecast CAGR 2013 to 2018= +4.53%.
Key Company Trends

Heineken Shifts Focus to Lesser Known Brands : In November 2014 it was announced that Dutch-based brewer Heineken is looking to expand some of its lesser-known brands globally, while also launching new varieties in domestic markets. The effort is a bid to boost the company's growth and profit, in response to struggling sales in Europe and the US. Heineken first launched its innovation strategy in 2010, which has aimed to increase sales of products in the market for less than three years from 2.6% of total sales to 6% by 2020. Alexis Nasard, Heineken's chief marketing officer, said: 'Heineken is and will always be the priority, but going forward our global offering will be a lot broader.'

Ahold Looks to Grow Online Sales : In autumn 2014 Ahold announced that the company's online sales are expected to reach EUR1.4bn by the end of the year, with the...

The Netherlands Food & Drink Report features BMI Research's market assessment and independent forecasts for food and drink expenditure, consumption, sales, and imports/exports and forecasts for the mass grocery retail sector. The report also includes analyses of major regulatory developments, the background macroeconomic outlook and competitive landscape comparing national and multinational companies by leading products and services, sales, investments, partners and expansion strategies.

BMI's Netherlands Food & Drink Report provides industry professionals and strategists, sector analysts, business investors, trade associations and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the food and drink industry and the mass grocery retail market in Netherlands.

Key Benefits
  • Benchmark BMI's independent food and drink industry forecasts for Netherlands to test other views - a key input for successful budgeting and strategic business planning in the Dutch food and drink market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks in Netherlands through our reviews of latest industry trends, regulatory changes and major deals, projects and investments.
  • Exploit latest competitive intelligence on your competitors, partners and clients via our Company Profiles (inc. SWOTs, KPIs and latest activity) and Competitive Landscape Tables.
Coverage

BMI Industry View

Summary of BMI’s key industry forecasts and views, covering food and drink manufacturing and consumption and the mass grocery retail market.

Industry SWOT Analysis

Analysis of the major strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats within the food, drink and mass grocery retail sectors and within the broader political, economic and business environment.

BMI’s Food and Drink Risk Reward Index

BMI’s Risk Reward Index provides investors (food and drink manufacturers and mass grocery retailers) looking for opportunities in the region with a clear country-comparative assessment of a market’s risks and potential rewards. Each of the country markets are scored using a sophisticated model that includes more than 40 industry, economic and demographic points. These provide indices of highest to lowest appeal to investors, with each position explained.

Food Forecasts

BMI’s food chapter is divided into sections such as meat, fish, confectionary, dairy and canned foods, and provides insight into each market’s food industry, centred on a forecast to end-2019 for the sector. The chapter includes the following elements:
  • Industry Forecast Scenario: Historical data series and a forecast to end-2019 for growth of key indicators within a market’s food industry. Indicators include food consumption, food consumption as % of GDP, canned food sales, confectionery sales and food and drink imports and exports, among others.
  • Industry Developments: A summary of corporate developments, including news on M&As, FDI, expansions, closures and financial results, in addition to analysis and explanation of the latest industry events and how these could influence further investment.
  • Market Overview: An overview of the structure of the market, introducing the key players and discussing underlying trends.
Drink Forecasts

Segmented the same way as BMI’s food chapter, the drink section provides insight into each market’s drink industry, centred on a forecast to end-2019 for the sector. Forecast indicators include alcoholic and soft drink sales by value, volume and sub-sector and tea and coffee sales, among others.

Mass Grocery Retail Forecasts

Segmented the same way as BMI’s food and drink chapters, the mass grocery retail section provides insight into each market’s grocery retail industry, centred on a forecast to end-2019 for the sector. Forecast indicators include mass grocery retail sales by format (including supermarkets, hypermarkets, convenience and discount stores) and a breakdown of the organised retail sector versus the traditional sector, among others.

Competitive Landscape

Illustration of the mass grocery retail and food and drink industries via rankings tables comparing revenues, number of outlets and number of employees. This chapter also includes data-rich, in-depth regional analysis of the market position, business strategies and investment potential of the region’s leading mass grocery retail and food and drink operators.

Company Profiles*

Examines the competitive positioning and short- to medium-term business strategies of key industry players. Strategy is examined within the context of BMI’s industry forecasts, our macroeconomic views and our understanding of the wider competitive landscape to generate company SWOT analyses. The latest financial and operating statistics and key company developments are also incorporated within the company profiles, enabling a full evaluation of recent company performance and future growth prospects.

Sources

The Food & Drink reports draw on an extensive network primary sources, such as multilateral organisations, government departments, industry associations, chambers and company reports.

*Company profiles are not available for every country. Those reports instead contain information on the current activities of prominent companies operating in the market.


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