Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market Report, by Product Type (Chocolates, and Gourmet Dates), by Packaging Type (Gift Packaging and Standard Packaging), by Distribution Channel (Hypermarkets and Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Specialty Stores, Online Stores, and Others), and by Region (North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Middle East & Africa) - Size, Share, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2018-2026

  • Published On : Apr 2019 |
  • Pages : 242 Pages |
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­­­Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market – Insights

Chocolates are a rich source of antioxidants owing to the presence of cocoa as a raw material. Gourmet dates have health benefits owing to its organic base. Moreover, gourmet dates can be filled with nuts, fruits, or chocolates. The market is projected to reach US$160.28 billion by the end of 2026, at a CAGR of 5.1% over the forecast period, attributing to increasing consumption of organic food coupled with a rising awareness associated with health benefits of both, chocolates, as well as gourmet dates.

Factors such as manufacturing of various limited edition chocolates and stuffed gourmet dates is fueling growth of the chocolate and gourmet dates market. Increased spending on tourism is resulting in high demand for chocolates and gourmet dates as gifts. Chocolate and gourmet dates are used in confectionery products such as cookies, breads, candies, and others.

Distribution channels of chocolate and gourmet dates include hypermarkets & supermarkets, convenience stores, specialty stores, online stores, and others. Other distribution channels comprise grocery stores, retail stores, and departmental stores. The online channel segment is predicted to grow at a faster pace during the forecast period as a result of increased penetration of internet and mobile phones across the globe. For instance, as per the World Bank data, in 2010, the global number of internet users was 1.99 billion which increased and reached 3.41 billion users in 2016.

Among product type, demand for chocolates is expected to grow during the forecast period, owing to the health benefits associated with its consumption, such as lowers blood pressure, improves blood circulation, and others. High cocoa content is a good source of antioxidant in chocolates and hence, aids in slowing ageing process. Moreover, chocolate increases serotonin levels in the brain and the gut, and improves the immune system.

Among packaging type, the standard packaging segment is expected to gain a significant market share during the forecast period, owing to its lower price as compared to gift packaging. Moreover, gourmet dates and chocolates are considered gift products due to their classification as premium food items and therefore, the gift packaging segment’s demand is expected to increase during festivals and occasions such as Thanksgiving, Easter, weddings, birthdays, Valentine’s Day, and so on.

The global chocolate and gourmet dates market is expected to be valued at US$ 160.28 billion by 2026, and is expected to register a CAGR of 5.1% in terms of revenue over the forecast period (2019 – 2026).

Figure 1. Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market Share (%), By Region, 2017

Chocolate and Gourmet Dates  | Coherent Market Insights

Source: Coherent Market Insights, 2017-18

Europe is the fastest growing region and accounted for the largest market share of around 47.14% in 2017, owing to increasing tourism and increasing manufacture of chocolates. Moreover, key market players such as Lindt & Sprungli AG, Nestle S.A., Ferrero Group, Deliciously Dates, and Confiseur Laderach AG have their headquarters in Europe, leading to higher export from this region.

Furthermore, companies are focusing on limited edition chocolate and gourmet dates packaging. For instance, Lindt’s strawberry edition, and travel pack available on airport retails led to an increased demand for its chocolates.

Figure 2. Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market Share (%), By Distribution Channel, 2017

Chocolate and Gourmet Dates  | Coherent Market Insights

Source: Coherent Market Insights, 2017-18

Players operating in the global chocolate and gourmet dates market are adopting various growth strategies such as mergers, acquisitions, and business expansion to cater to an increasing demand for chocolates and gourmet dates. For instance, in 2015, Ferrero acquired Thorntons (a chocolate confectionery company). This helped Ferrero expand its presence in the U.K. chocolate market. Moreover, in January 2018, Ferrero acquired Nestlé’s U.S. confectionery business. This added 20 brands in Ferrero’s product portfolio and made Ferrero third largest confectionery company in the U.S. market. This acquisition helped the company to enhance its product portfolio and its presence in untapped regions.

Major players operating in the global chocolate and gourmet dates market include Mars Inc., Nestle S.A., Mondelez International, Ferrero Group, Godiva, Bateel International L.L.C., AL FOAH, Doyen Foods, Flyberry Gourmet, Sharjah Dates Factory, and others.

Chocolate and gourmet dates have high health benefits. Growing importance of organic food is boosting demand for gourmet dates. Increasing attraction towards chocolates and gourmet dates as gifts is expected to boost the market growth during the forecast period. For instance, gift packaged chocolates and gourmet dates have a higher demand during occasions such as Thanksgiving, Easter, birthdays, Valentine’s Day, and others.

Market Dynamics

Among product type, chocolates segment was dominant in the chocolate and gourmet dates market in 2017, owing to increasing awareness regarding health benefits of chocolates such as presence of cocoa in chocolates. Cocoa being a good source of antioxidant, health conscious people often prefer dark chocolates. Moreover, a growing confectionery industry is another influencing factor for increasing demand for chocolates and gourmet dates.

Apart from these factors, chocolate festivals and events such as Chocolate Show New York, Choco-Late Festival: Brugge, Belgium and others organized globally is another attraction for chocolate lovers. These festivals will attract more number of chocolate buyers and toursits in these regions, which in turn is expected to have a direct impact on increasing sales of chocolate and gourmet dates during the forecast period.

Among regions, Europe held a significant market share in 2017 due to increasing tourism and increased manufacture and export of chocolates from this region. Moreover, the presence of key manufacturers such as Lindt & Sprungli AG, Nestle S.A., Ferrero Group, Deliciously Dates, and Confiseur Laderach AG in Europe is expected to boost the European market for chocolate and gourmet dates during the forecast period.

Key features of the study:

  • This report provides in-depth analysis of chocolate and gourmet dates market and provides market size (US$ Bn & KT) and compound annual growth rate (CAGR %) for the forecast period (2019 – 2026), considering 2018 as the base year.
  • It elucidates potential revenue opportunity across different segments and explains attractive investment proposition matrix for this market.
  • This study also provides key insights about market drivers, restraints, opportunities, new product launches or approval, regional outlook, and competitive strategies adopted by the leading players.
  • It profiles leading players in the global chocolate and gourmet dates market based on the following parameters – company overview, financial performance, product portfolio, geographical presence, distribution strategies, key developments and strategies, and future plans.
  • Key companies covered as a part of this study include Mars Inc., Nestle S.A., Mondelez International, Ferrero Group, Godiva, Bateel International L.L.C., AL FOAH, Doyen Foods, Flyberry Gourmet, Sharjah Dates Factory, and others.
  • Insights from this report would allow marketers and the management authorities of the companies to make an informed decision regarding their future product launches, technology up-gradation, market expansion, and marketing tactics.
  • The global chocolate and gourmet dates market report caters to various stakeholders in this industry including investors, suppliers, chocolate and gourmet dates manufacturers, distributors, new entrants, and financial analysts.
  • Stakeholders would have ease in decision-making through various strategy matrices used in analyzing the chocolate and gourmet dates market.

Detailed Segmentation:

  • Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market, By Product Type:
    • Chocolates
    • Gourmet Dates
  • Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market, By Packaging Type:
    • Gift Packaging
    • Standard Packaging
  • Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market, By Distribution Channel:
    • Hypermarket & Supermarkets
    • Convenience Stores
    • Specialty Stores
    • Online Stores
    • Others
  • Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates market, By Region:
    • North America
      • U.S.
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Canada
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
    • Europe
      • U.K.
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Germany
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Italy
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • France
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Russia
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Rest of Europe
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • India
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Japan
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • ASEAN
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Australia
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • South Korea
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Rest of Asia Pacific
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
    • Latin America
      • Brazil
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Mexico
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Rest of Latin America
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
    • Middle East
      • UAE
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Saudi Arabia
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Oman
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Qatar
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Bahrain
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Kuwait
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
      • Rest of Middle East
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
    • Africa
        • By Product Type:
          • Chocolates
          • Gourmet Dates
        • By Packaging Type:
          • Gift Packaging
          • Standard Packaging
        • By Distribution Channel:
          • Hypermarket & Supermarket
          • Convenience Stores
          • Specialty Stores
          • Online Stores
          • Others
  • Company Profiles
  • Mars Inc.*
      • Company Overview
      • Product Portfolio
      • Financial Performance
      • Key Strategies
      • Recent Developments
      • Future Plans
    • Nestle S.A.
    • Mondelez International
    • Ferrero Group
    • Godiva
    • Bateel International L.L.C.          
    • AL FOAH
    • Doyen Foods
    • Flyberry Gourmet
    • Sharjah Dates Factory

“*” marked represents similar segmentation in other categories in the respective section.

Table of Contents

  1. Research Objectives and Assumptions
    • Research Objectives
    • Assumptions
    • Abbreviations
  2. Market Purview
    • Report Description
      • Market Definition and Scope
    • Executive Summary
      • Market Snippet, By Product Type
      • Market Snippet, By Packaging Type
      • Market Snippet, By Distribution Channel
      • Market Snippet, By Region
    • Coherent Opportunity Map (COM)
  3. Market Dynamics, Regulations, and Trends Analysis
    • Market Dynamics
      • Drivers
      • Restraints
      • Market Opportunities
      • Regulatory Scenario
      • Industry Trend
      • PEST Analysis
      • Porter’s Analysis
      • Mergers and Acquisitions
      • New Product Approvals/Launch
      • Promotion and Marketing Initiatives
    • Cost Tier Down Analysis
  4. Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2019 - 2026
      • Segment Trends
    • Chocolate
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2019 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Gourmet Dates
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2019 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
  5. Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2019 - 2026
      • Segment Trends
    • Gift Packaging
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2018 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Standard Packaging
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2018 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
  6. Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2019 - 2026
      • Segment Trends
    • Hypermarkets & Supermarkets
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2018 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Convenience Stores
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2018 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Specialty Stores
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2018 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Online Stores
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2018 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Others
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2018 - 2026, (US$ Bn & KT)
  7. Global Chocolate and Gourmet Dates Market, By Region, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, By Region, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, For Regions, 2018 - 2026
    • North America
      • Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2018 - 2026
        • U.S.
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Canada
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Europe
      • Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2018 - 2026
        • U.K.
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Germany
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Italy
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • France
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Russia
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Rest of Europe
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Asia Pacific
      • Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2018 - 2026
        • China
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • India
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Japan
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • ASEAN
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Australia
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • South Korea
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Rest of Asia Pacific
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Latin America
      • Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2018 - 2026
        • Brazil
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Mexico
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Rest of Latin America
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Middle East
      • Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2018 - 2026
        • UAE
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Saudi Arabia
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Oman
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Qatar
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Bahrain
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Kuwait
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
        • Rest of Middle East
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
    • Africa
      • Market Share Analysis, By Country, 2017 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Country, 2018 - 2026
        • Africa
          • Country Trends
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Product Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Packaging Type, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
          • Market Size and Forecast, By Distribution Channel, 2016- 2026 (US$ Bn & KT)
  8. Competitive Landscape
    • Heat Map Analysis
    • Market Share Analysis (3x3 Matrix)
    • Company Profiles
      • Mars Inc.
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Nestle S.A.
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Mondelez International
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Ferrero Group
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Godiva
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Bateel International L.L.C.
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • AL FOAH
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Doyen Foods
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Flyberry Gourmet
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
      • Sharjah Dates Factory
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Developments/Updates
        • Future Plans
  9. Section
    • References
    • Research Methodology
    • About us and Sales Contact

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Research Methodology

Coherent Market Insights followsa comprehensive research methodology focused on providing the most precise market analysis. The company leverages a data triangulation model which helps company to gauge the market dynamics and provide accurate estimates. Key components of the research methodologies followed for all our market reports include:

  • Primary Research (Trade Surveys and Experts Interviews)
  • Desk Research
  • Proprietor Data Analytics Model

In addition to this, Coherent Market Insights has access to a wide range of the regional and global reputed paid data bases, which helps the company to figure out the regional and global market trends and dynamics. The company analyses the industry from the 360 Degree Perspective i.e. from the Supply Side and Demand Side which enables us to provide granular details of the entire ecosystem for each study. Finally, a Top-Down approach and Bottom-Up approach is followed to arrive at ultimate research findings.


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Coherent Market Insights desk research is based on a principle set of research techniques:

  • National level desk research: It Includes research analysis of regional players, regional regulatory bodies, regional trade associations, and regional organization.
  • Multinational level desk research: The research team keeps a track of multinational players, global regulatory bodies, global trade associations, and global organization.

Coherent Market Insights has a large amount of in-house repository of industry database. This is leveraged as a burner for initiating a new research study. Key secondary sources include:

  • Governmental bodies, National and international social welfare institutions, and organizations creating economic policies among others.
  • Trade association, National and international media and trade press.
  • Company Annual reports, SEC filings, Corporate Presentations, press release, news, and specification sheet of manufacturers, system integrators, brick and mortar - distributors and retailers, and third party online commerce players.
  • Scientific journals, and other technical magazines and whitepapers.

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Preliminary Data Mining

The raw data is obtained through the secondary findings, in house repositories, and trade surveys. It is then filtered to ensure that the relevant information including industry dynamics, trends, and outlook is retained for further research process.

Data Standardization:

Holistic approach is used to ensure that the granular and uncommon parameters are taken into consideration to ensure accurate results. The information from the paid databases are further combined to the raw data in order to standardize it.

Coherent Statistical model

We arrive at our final research findings through simulation models. Coherent Data Analytics Model is a statistical tool that helps company to forecast market estimates. Few of the parameters considered as a part of the statistical model include:

  • Micro-economic indicators
  • Macro-economic indicators
  • Environmental indicators
  • Socio-political indicators
  • Technology indicators

Data Processing

Once the findings are derived from the statistical model, large volume of data is process to confirm accurate research results. Data analytics and processing tools are adopted to process large chunk of collected informative data. In case, a client customizes the study during the process, the research finding till then are benchmarked, and the process for new research requirement is initiated again.

Data Validation

This is the most crucial stage of the research process. Primary Interviews are conducted to validate the data and analysis. This helps in achieving the following purposes:

  • It provides first-hand information on the market dynamics, outlook, and growth parameters.
  • Industry experts validates the estimates which helps the company to cement the on-going research study.
  • Primary research includes online surveys, face-to face interviews, and telephonic interviews.

The primary research is conducted with the ecosystem players including, but not limited to:

  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Manufacturers
  • System Integrators
  • Distributors
  • End-users

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