After achieving sparkling growth in the 2000s, some products sold by the UK's Juice, Mineral Water and Soft Drink Wholesaling industry have lost their fizz during the past five years. Since the economic downturn, a challenging retail climate has subdued demand for some industry goods, such as smoothies and fruit juices. Increasing wholesale bypass and environmental concerns have also constrained industry growth. Despite this, the industry has still managed to record moderate growth due to strong sales of carbonated soft drinks (CSDs).
This industry includes wholesalers of carbonated soft drinks, bottled water, dilutables, fruit juices, fruit drinks and smoothies. Companies also wholesale still beverages and functional drinks like sports and energy drinks.
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.