Underpinning the success of snack foods are the strides marketers have made in developing healthier salty snack foods that still taste good. As a result, there is a cadre of 14 million “healthy” salty snackers who exercise often, seek out healthy-ingredient foods of all kinds, and do not see a conflict between craving salty snacks and pursing a healthy snacking diet.
According to Packaged Facts research director David Sprinkle, part of salty snacks’ metamorphosis into “better-for-
Packaged Facts projects that a number of factors will converge to generate faster growth for the salty snacks market during the upcoming 2014-2018 period. Marketers will continue to add more healthy-ingredient products to the salty snack segment to meet demand, including offerings from niche entrepreneurial companies that focus on bringing innovative health-ingredient salty snacks to consumers.
For more information on Salty Snacks in the U.S., please visit www.MarketResearch.com or http://www.packagedfacts.com/
About Packaged Facts – Packaged Facts, a division of MarketResearch.com, publishes market intelligence on a wide range of consumer market topics, including consumer demographics and shopper insights, consumer financial products and services, consumer goods and retailing, consumer packaged goods, and pet products and services. Packaged Facts also offers a full range of custom research services. To learn more, visit: www.packagedfacts.com. Follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter (https://twitter.com/