Taking some heat
Downstream demand from grocery stores and the economic recovery will benefit frozen food wholesalers; though, growth will be slow. Manufacturers will continue to implement wholesaling into their businesses, cutting into industry growth. Consolidation will result from these structural shifts, which will bring profit gains. However, the effects of the recession will overshadow these potential accomplishments.
Operators in this industry primarily wholesale specialized grocery products, such as soft drinks or baked goods, however this industry does not wholesale: frozen foods, dairy products (except dried or canned), poultry products (except canned), confectionery products, fish and seafood products (except canned), meat products (excepted canned) or fresh fruit and vegetable products.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.