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U.S. Carbonated Soft Drinks through 2021

  • August 2017
  • 414 pages
  • Beverage Marketing
Report ID: 3186643


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This comprehensive market research report from Beverage Marketing Corporation on the number two beverage category (it was surpassed by bottled water in 2016) examines trends and top companies’ strategies, provides up-to-date statistics and detailed analysis of leading brands, packaging, quarterly growth and channels of distribution. It also offers data on regional markets, pricing, demographics, advertising, five-year growth projections and more.

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U.S. Carbonated Soft Drinks through 2021 is the culmination of an extensive body of industry research conducted each year by Beverage Marketing Corporation. This extensive report provides in-depth data and market analysis, shedding light on various aspects of the CSD market through reliable data and discussions of what the numbers really mean.

Questions answered in this report include:
• What are the growth prospects for regular and diet carbonated soft drinks (CSDs) in the United States, and what are the factors determining these developments?
• How will developments in the sweetener arena affect the soft drinks industry in the next five years?
• How many gallons of CSDs did U.S. residents consume in 2016, and how did that differ from previous years? Which U.S. regions were strongest in fountain? Which geographic region held the strongest soft drink share in the packaged market?
• Which CSD brands, flavors and segments grew in 2016 and which did not?
• Which flavors and segments of the market will gain share by 2021?
• How do trends in the premium soda market compare with those of traditional national brands and private label brands?
• Which are the leading distribution points for CSDs and how have inter-channel market share figures changed in the past five years? What will the next five years likely bring in terms of distribution?
• What the prospects for a turnaround in CSDs to 2021?

This carbonated soft drink research report features
The report provides a comprehensive view into the number two beverage category, backed by volume, retail dollar, wholesale dollar and per capita consumption figures. BMC’s research provides an in-depth look at the leading companies and brands in the category and the drivers likely to propel consumption growth (or not) through 2021. All aspects of the CSD market including regional data, volume by package type, fountain gallonage, distribution channel breakdown and flavor type are covered in this industry report.
Advertising expenditures are broken down by 18 media types and demographic data is also considered, along with an overview of the premium CSD and private label segments.

Backed by Beverage Marketing’s reliable, all-sales-channel-inclusive data, readers of this market research report get a thorough understanding of all facets of the CSD market including:
• A look at the all-sales-channel-inclusive historical and current statistics of the CSD market. As well as a discussion of the current trends moving the market and future trends which are likely to shape its evolution.
• Discussion of packaged versus fountain volume from both a national and regional standpoint.
• Volume, share and growth of overall and packaged diet versus regular CSD marketplace, as well as a comprehensive discussion of natural and artificial sweeteners in CSD formulations are included.
• Detailed profiles and analysis of the leading companies and brands, discussions of their marketing strategies, financial data, brand volumes, international operations, management teams and bottler systems. Coverage includes Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo, Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, National Beverage Corporation and Cott Corporation. Data includes volume and growth and market share statistics for key companies and brands.
• Flavor data, including drill-downs into diet and regular as well as packaged and fountain volume by flavor.
• An analysis of CSD volume by packaging type and distribution channel.
• Advertising expenditures of the leading CSD companies and brands and a look at category spending by media type (including Internet and Hispanic-targeted advertising).
• An understanding of the share of volume sold through key on-and-off channel.
• Demographic profiles comparing consumers of key CSD brands and contrasting regular versus diet CSD users.
• Overview of the premium-priced sub-segments and break-out of leading brands.
• A comparison of trends in branded vs. private label CSD segments.
• Five-year projections for the carbonated soft drink market and its sub-segments. Includes compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2021 for packaged vs. fountain CSDs, regular vs. diet, flavors including break-out by packaged/fountain and diet/regular, regional fountain and packaged volume, distribution channels, CSD volume by container type, as well as national brand vs. private label CSD volume.

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