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Hot new food trends in Africa and the Middle East

  • October 2015
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  • Canadean Ltd
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  • 39 pages

Summary
The food market in Africa and the Middle East is constantly evolving with new trends influencing consumer habits; this can be capitalized on by food manufacturers looking to appealing to the changing eating habits of consumers in the region. Some of the most important trends include: convenience, clear labeling, ethical consumerism and escapism and relaxation.

Key Findings
- Saudi Arabia is the one of largest food markets in volume and value terms among the countries analyzed. This can be attributed to its population size and relatively high income.

- Fast industrialization, urbanization and Westernization in the region are changing the food landscape. The average consumer lifestyle is rapidly evolving, which is leading to increased demand for convenient food options which facilitate hectic schedules balancing work and home commitments.

- The food market in the region is becoming far more diverse and fragmented than in previous years due to globalization and immigration, this is leading to ever more demanding palates of experiential consumers.

Synopsis
Canadean's Hot new food trends in Africa and the Middle East report identifies the key and upcoming trends driving consumption across Saudi Arabia, the UAE and South Africa. The report explores the attitudes and behaviors of modern consumers in order to draw conclusions on what they want now - and over the next 5-10 years. The report details current and future expectations of consumption behaviors and consumer attitudes derived from the survey responses of 3,000 African and Middle Eastern consumers.

What else does this report offer?

- Being region specific ensures the analysis is relevant

- Highlights sustainable trends that are made apparent in Canadean's unique 2015 consumer attitudes and behaviors survey

- Forward thinking analysis of how consumer needs will evolve in the short-to-medium term and recommended actions on how to adapt to these evolving needs

- Key product examples that show the trends in action

Reasons To Buy
- Find out what types of products consumers are purchasing, why they are consuming them, and what they will be looking for in the next few years to understand and maximize growth opportunities

- Focus on consumer trends identifying what is happening now and forecasting future trends to ensure your brand matches demand

- Product examples and key recommendations help to derive key strategies in areas such as formulation, packaging and key consumer targets

- Unique 2015 survey data from Saudi Arabia, the UAE and South Africa granting an exclusive insight into the African and Middle Eastern food market to get a firm understanding of the market potential

Table Of Contents

Hot new food trends in Africa and the Middle East
Table of Contents
Executive Summary
Introduction and Summary Methodology
Overview of new food trends in Africa and the Middle East
The importance of understanding certain trends impact on the food market
New food trends in Africa and the Middle East
Convenience is king as consumers suffer from time-scarcity
Clear labels are the new ‘Green' labels
Consumers want food with an ethical ethos
Escapism and relaxation through food is a high priority
The next 5-10 years of food trends predictions
High population growth and an even higher young population will transform the needs and demand of Africa and the Middle East
Continued economic growth will increase the middle classes in the region creating opportunities for premium products
Dietary restrictions will become more common as consumers adopt more Western lifestyles
Detailed methodology and Appendix
Survey methodology
Consumer data methodology
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