Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Ice Cream Manufacturing industry has performed positively over the past five years. Revenue is estimated to increase at a compound annual rate of 5.5% over the five years through 2014-15. Ice cream manufacturers have benefited from rising demand for ice cream products, particularly in the industry's premium and scoop and serve segments. Niche operators that provide premium ice cream and gourmet gelato products have proven to be extremely successful over the past five years. Despite fairly high levels of consumer health consciousness and the growing popularity of substitute snacks such as frozen yoghurt, demand for the industry's more traditional take-home tub segment has remained fairly steady... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Ice Cream Manufacturing industry is in the mature stage of its economic life cycle. Industry value added (IVA) is used to measure an industry's contribution to the overall economy. IVA is forecast to increase at a compound annual rate of 1.9% over the 10 years through 2019-20. The industry is therefore expected to underperform the overall economy over this period, which is forecast to grow at an annualised 2.7% over the 10 years through 2019-20.
A heavily saturated market with a number of well-established operators and products characterises the industry... purchase to read more