ALL > Lifestyle > Sugar Trend Report


About the Sugar Report

The Sugar Trend Report explores a variety of innovations in the sweets sector. From our crowd-sourced research, businesses will gain insight on how chocolate, candy and sugar-free products such as sweeteners are being developed to capture consumer tastes.

Who It's For

Whether you manufacture granulated sugar or are seeking inspiration for penetrating the glucose-free market with product development, our report provides valuable insight into consumer preferences and patterns for sugar-based goods.

Incite forward-thinking market strategies and product development with the Sugar Trend Report.

The Sugar Trend Report, last published on May 26, 2015, includes 130 PRO Trends and 650 examples of sugar market research and sugar consumer trends related to: sweets, chocolate, candy, sugar-free, sweeteners and sugar trends.

Custom Trend Reports Platform
Trend Reports Customers
trend research methodology

Methodology

Our sugar research is based on Trend Hunter's crowdsourced sugar articles and 2,374,000,000 total views of data. [Learn More]

Report Contents

• 130 Sugar PRO Trends = 130 Powerpoint Pages Sugar PPT Report
• 650 Sugar Examples

Online Extras With Full Subscription

• 91 Sugar Videos (Online) Sugar Videos
• 3,900 Sugar Images (Online) Sugar Images
• Additional Niche Reports (with a full subscription): Alcohol, Champagne, Extreme, Football, Golf, Hockey, Hunting, Party, Bar, Cheese, Juice, Pop, Burgers, Cigarettes, Circus, Bacon, Barbecue, Water, Candy, Chicken, chocolate, Pizza, Milk, Cookies, Dairy, Dinner, Ice Cream, Restaurant, Pants, Sugar and more!



Sample Sugar Pro Trends

Each Sugar PRO Trend is on its own slide with implications, a quantified score, and examples linked to online sugar articles, videos and images. Examples:

Dairy Confectionery Yogurt is being infused into unexpected treats for experiential allure Implications - Consumers are combining dairy products with confectionery goods in an effort to bring a nutritional element to otherwise indulgent snacks. By adding ingredients like yogurt to cocktail and candy recipes, individuals are not only attempting to make nutritional consumption more fun and experiential, but also heighten traditional ingredients with unexpected forms.
Dairy Confectionery
Yogurt is being infused into unexpected treats for experiential allure
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Detoxifying Refreshment Health conscious individuals seek out earthy ingredients in raw juices Implications - In a time when consumers increasingly choose organic foods and beverages, juice brands are experimenting with hearty root vegetables as a source of flavor, detoxification and nourishment. This shift is representative of a progression in the desires of consumers to incorporate energizing and beneficial sources of refreshment free of processed sugars.
Detoxifying Refreshment
Health conscious individuals seek out earthy ingredients in raw juices
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Meaty Libation The exploratory tone of foodie culture crosses boundaries into savory alcohol Implications - Foodie culture is a movement based in exploration and experience, which has moved beyond edibles and into alcohol beverages with flavor-reversal ideas such as meat-flavored alcohol. This particular idea points to a more hearty, comforting approach to drinking. The familiarity of the meat products allows consumer to explore within familiar boundaries.
Meaty Libation
The exploratory tone of foodie culture crosses boundaries into savory alcohol
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Edible Beauty Food-based cosmetics offer buyers a more organic beauty method Implications - Responding to a growing concern over harmful chemical usage in products, beauty brands are turning to more natural, food-based ingredients for allure. The use of edibles in cosmetic and beauty products allow brands to showcase a sense of novelty while simultaneously meeting consumer demands for more health-conscious alternatives.
Edible Beauty
Food-based cosmetics offer buyers a more organic beauty method
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Curated Beverage Subscription services offer an easy introduction to alcoholic beverages Implications - Consumers without the time to educate themselves on the nuances of different beverages are turning to subscription services to streamline the process. This shift reveals two things; that consumers are interested in experimentation, but often don't have the time to carry it through themselves, and that they appreciate and rely on the advice of those whom they consider to be experts.
Curated Beverage
Subscription services offer an easy introduction to alcoholic beverages
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Cultured Caffeine Coffee flavors turn to exotic cultural ingredients for diversity Implications - Adding an element of novelty to hot beverages, coffee retailers are turning to exotic cultural ingredients for allure. Adding spices and vegetables often associated with Asian cultures, retailers are looking to not only heighten flavor, but also transform traditional beverage experiences into a more exotic and experiential activity.
Cultured Caffeine
Coffee flavors turn to exotic cultural ingredients for diversity
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Adhesive Tech Wearable technology is reformatted for bodily use Implications - The world of wearable technology is evolving to include devices that attach directly onto users' skin. This new form of wearable device is not only more discrete, but often more accurate in its bodily observations. Adhesive wearables indicate how technology can transform the health industry, as well as reveal an underlying desire on the part of consumers to manage and monitor their day-to-day lives.
Adhesive Tech
Wearable technology is reformatted for bodily use
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Eastern Savory Asian influences introduce savory flavors to sweet dishes Implications - Many consumers are increasingly turning to food for much more than sustenance, seeking a memorable product experience. Flavor fusion fulfills this desire quite well, and in the case of Asian influence in desserts, is reversing the flavor profiles associated with sweet dishes. Providing consumers with an exciting take on traditional goods, this shift signifies a consumer openness to novelty when it comes to food.
Eastern Savory
Asian influences introduce savory flavors to sweet dishes
4 Examples + Score + Implications


PLUS 124 more Sugar PRO Trends and 650 examples!



Boost your sugar consumer insight!
Three options to kick-start your innovation...


1. Sugar Trend Report

130 Sugar PRO Trends
Sugar Trend Report This report is only available to full Trend Report subscribers

2. All 2015 Reports

Sugar & 100+ Reports
2013 Trend Report
$1,500

3. All 2015 Reports +
Trend Hunter PRO

Trend Report Elite
$2,460 $1,500
Most Popular - Save 39%