Bimonthly trade magazine features news and information for the fruit processing, juice, and soft drink industries, with topics covered in this publication including business news and trends, processing and packaging technologies, market price reports, international markets, quality assurance, new product development, science and research, regulatory affairs, and trade fairs, exhibitions, and conferences.
Market research report analyzes the U.S. market for this product sector, with information provided in the report including historical and forecast sales in unit volume and dollar value by product category, national brand and local brand market shares by dollar value, and distribution format by dollar value, and companies profiled including General Mills, Inc., The Kraft Heinz Co., and ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Fruit - US
Market research report analyzes the market for fresh and processed fruit in the U.S., with information provided in the report including historical and forecast sales in current and inflation-adjusted prices by product segment for fresh (e.g., whole, fresh-cut packaged), canned/jarred (e.g., shelf-stable, canned, jarred), frozen (e.g., bagged, boxed), and dried products (e.g., raisins, dates, prunes, figs, apricots).
Vegetables - US
Market research report analyzes the market for fresh and shelf-stable vegetables, with data provided in the report including historical and forecast sales in current and inflation-adjusted prices by product segment for fresh and shelf-stable (e.g., canned, jarred, and dried) products, sales by retail channel (e.g., grocery stores, other channels), and natural supermarket sales by product segment and type.
Fruit and Vegetable Juices
Comprehensive report provides in-depth analysis of this product sector in the U.S. and selected other countries, with data provided including historical and forecast consumption in millions of liters by type of juice (e.g., 100%, 25-99%, and <25% fruit juice; vegetable juice), and companies profiled including Florida's Natural Growers, Tropicana Products, Inc., The Minute Maid Company, and PepsiCo, Inc.
Frozen Fruits and Vegetables
Comprehensive study provides detailed analysis of this product sector in the U.S. and other countries, with information provided including historical and forecast consumption in thousands of metric tons by product segment (e.g., fruits, vegetables), and companies profiled including J.R. Simplot Food Group, ConAgra Foods, Inc., Pinnacle Foods Corporation, General Mills, Inc., and The Kraft Heinz Company.
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.
Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry income and expenses as a percentage of revenue by major category (e.g., purchases, wages, depreciation, marketing, rent, utilities, other costs, and earnings before interest and taxes) for the most recent year and line graphs indicating trends for each category over the past five years. Sample report can be viewed free online.
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data for personnel employed by food processors that preserve fruits and vegetables by canning, freezing, pickling, and dehydrating these products, with major crops processed by these companies including tomatoes (e.g., solid, juice, and paste products), potatoes (e.g., French fries, potato chips, instant mashed), and oranges (e.g., whole segments, juice).
Five-year comparative income statement analysis provides salaries, wages, and officer compensation in both dollars and as a percentage of sales for companies that process fruits and vegetables for later consumption by consumers by canning, freezing, pickling, and dehydrating these products, with crops processed by these companies including tomatoes, potatoes, oranges, corn, beans, and cucumbers.