Snacks in Canada
Euromonitor International
July 2022

List Of Contents And Tables

SNACKS IN CANADA
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Snacks in 2022: The big picture
Key trends in 2022
Competitive landscape
Channel developments
What next for snacks?
CHART 1 Snacks Value Sales Growth Scenarios: 2020-2027
CHART 2 Snacks Impact of Drivers on Value Sales: 2020-2027
MARKET DATA
Table 1 Sales of Snacks by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 2 Sales of Snacks by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 3 Sales of Snacks by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 4 Sales of Snacks by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Snacks: % Value 2018-2022
Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Snacks: % Value 2019-2022
Table 7 Penetration of Private Label by Category: % Value 2017-2022
Table 8 Distribution of Snacks by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 9 Forecast Sales of Snacks by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 10 Forecast Sales of Snacks by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 11 Forecast Sales of Snacks by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 12 Forecast Sales of Snacks by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
DISCLAIMER
SOURCES
Summary 1 Research Sources
CHOCOLATE CONFECTIONERY IN CANADA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Retail volume sales of chocolate confectionery slow down as consumers spend longer periods of time outside of the home, while retail value sales accelerate due to rising raw materials costs
Premium offerings with healthy ingredients grow in popularity
New flavours and product launches help Nestlé, Hershey and Cadbury stay on top
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Accelerating unit price growth will drive expansion in retail current value sales
Cross-category innovation is on the rise
E-commerce will continue to grow in importance, as many retailers shift towards an omnichannel model
CATEGORY DATA
Table 13 Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 14 Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 15 Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 16 Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 17 Sales of Chocolate Tablets by Type: % Value 2017-2022
Table 18 NBO Company Shares of Chocolate Confectionery: % Value 2018-2022
Table 19 LBN Brand Shares of Chocolate Confectionery: % Value 2019-2022
Table 20 Distribution of Chocolate Confectionery by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 21 Forecast Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 22 Forecast Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 23 Forecast Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 24 Forecast Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
GUM IN CANADA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Post-pandemic rebound in demand is modest
Pur Co Inc proves to be more adept at adapting to new trends than its larger rivals
E-commerce continues to grow in importance
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Gum consumption projected to decline as health perceptions
Health and wellness will grow in prominence
New front of pack labelling regulation could further limit the growth potential
CATEGORY DATA
Table 25 Sales of Gum by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 26 Sales of Gum by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 27 Sales of Gum by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 28 Sales of Gum by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 29 Sales of Gum by Flavour: Rankings 2017-2022
Table 30 NBO Company Shares of Gum: % Value 2018-2022
Table 31 LBN Brand Shares of Gum: % Value 2019-2022
Table 32 Distribution of Gum by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 33 Forecast Sales of Gum by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 34 Forecast Sales of Gum by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 35 Forecast Sales of Gum by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 36 Forecast Sales of Gum by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
SUGAR CONFECTIONERY IN CANADA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Medicated confectionery and mints remain the main drivers of growth, as sugary treats increasingly fall foul of health-conscious consumers
Rising interest in health and wellness poses a challenge to manufacturers of sugar confectionery
Leader Cadbury launches new flavours in an effort to refresh venerable brands
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Increased mobility will drive strong growth in sales for mints and medicated confectionery
Major players seek growth potential outside sugar confectionery
With a third of Canadians obese, pressure for the introduction of a sugar tax is growing
CATEGORY DATA
Summary 2 Other Sugar Confectionery by Product Type: 2022
Table 37 Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 38 Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 39 Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 40 Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 41 Sales of Pastilles, Gummies, Jellies and Chews by Type: % Value 2017-2022
Table 42 NBO Company Shares of Sugar Confectionery: % Value 2018-2022
Table 43 LBN Brand Shares of Sugar Confectionery: % Value 2019-2022
Table 44 Distribution of Sugar Confectionery by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 45 Forecast Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 46 Forecast Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 47 Forecast Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 48 Forecast Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
SWEET BISCUITS, SNACK BARS AND FRUIT SNACKS IN CANADA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Consumers spending longer periods of time outside of the home will boost demand for fruit snacks and snack bars but negatively affect sweet biscuits
Niche snack bar brands emphasise short ingredients list as a mark of healthfulness and naturalness
As the country's e-commerce infrastructure matures, internet shopping continues to grow in popularity
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Snack bars will continue to put sweet biscuits into the shade
Seeing much potential for growth, manufacturers in other product areas are moving into snack bars
Manufacturers adopt a holistic approach to sustainability
CATEGORY DATA
Table 49 Sales of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 50 Sales of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 51 Sales of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 52 Sales of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 53 NBO Company Shares of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks: % Value 2018-2022
Table 54 LBN Brand Shares of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks: % Value 2019-2022
Table 55 NBO Company Shares of Sweet Biscuits: % Value 2018-2022
Table 56 LBN Brand Shares of Sweet Biscuits: % Value 2019-2022
Table 57 NBO Company Shares of Snack Bars: % Value 2018-2022
Table 58 LBN Brand Shares of Snack Bars: % Value 2019-2022
Table 59 NBO Company Shares of Fruit Snacks: % Value 2018-2022
Table 60 LBN Brand Shares of Fruit Snacks: % Value 2019-2022
Table 61 Distribution of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 62 Distribution of Sweet Biscuits by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 63 Distribution of Snack Bars by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 64 Distribution of Fruit Snacks by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 65 Forecast Sales of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 66 Forecast Sales of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 67 Forecast Sales of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 68 Forecast Sales of Sweet Biscuits, Snack Bars and Fruit Snacks by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
ICE CREAM IN CANADA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Consumers spending longer periods of time outside of the home boosts demand for impulse and unpackaged ice cream
Incumbents Nestlé and Unilever come under increased pressure from health-focused upstarts like Halo Top
Non-dairy ice cream offerings proliferate
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Low-calorie, high-protein alternatives to traditional ice cream will continue to grow in popularity among health-conscious consumers
Sustainability and customer centricity emerge as focal points
E-commerce will grow in importance for ice cream as delivery times are reduced
CATEGORY DATA
Table 69 Sales of Ice Cream by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 70 Sales of Ice Cream by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 71 Sales of Ice Cream by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 72 Sales of Ice Cream by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 73 Sales of Ice Cream by Leading Flavours: Rankings 2017-2022
Table 74 Sales of Impulse Ice Cream by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 75 NBO Company Shares of Ice Cream: % Value 2018-2022
Table 76 LBN Brand Shares of Ice Cream: % Value 2019-2022
Table 77 NBO Company Shares of Impulse Ice Cream: % Value 2018-2022
Table 78 LBN Brand Shares of Impulse Ice Cream: % Value 2019-2022
Table 79 NBO Company Shares of Take-home Ice Cream: % Value 2018-2022
Table 80 LBN Brand Shares of Take-home Ice Cream: % Value 2019-2022
Table 81 Distribution of Ice Cream by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 82 Forecast Sales of Ice Cream by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 83 Forecast Sales of Ice Cream by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 84 Forecast Sales of Ice Cream by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 85 Forecast Sales of Ice Cream by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
SAVOURY SNACKS IN CANADA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Savoury snacks sees more moderate growth in 2022 as the number of snacking occasions declines
Vegetable, pulse and bread chips and other savoury snacks benefit from consumer shift away from carbohydrates and towards protein
Leader Frito-Lay Canada is gradually losing retail value share to small rivals with a health and wellness positioning
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Salty snacks will continue to lose ground to healthier alternatives
Vigorous new product development will continue to drive strong growth in sales of vegetable, pulse and bread chips
Seeing potential for growth, manufacturers in other snacks product areas are moving into savoury snacks
CATEGORY DATA
Table 86 Sales of Savoury Snacks by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 87 Sales of Savoury Snacks by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 88 Sales of Savoury Snacks by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 89 Sales of Savoury Snacks by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 90 NBO Company Shares of Savoury Snacks: % Value 2018-2022
Table 91 LBN Brand Shares of Savoury Snacks: % Value 2019-2022
Table 92 Distribution of Savoury Snacks by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 93 Forecast Sales of Savoury Snacks by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 94 Forecast Sales of Savoury Snacks by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 95 Forecast Sales of Savoury Snacks by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 96 Forecast Sales of Savoury Snacks by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027