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Insights on the Nutritional Bar Global Market to 2026 - by Product Type, Category, End-user, Flavour, Distribution Channel and Region

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Dublin, Jan. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Nutritional Bar Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to's offering.

The global nutritional bar market reached a value of US$ 1.25 Billion in 2020. Looking forward, the publisher expects the global market to grow at a CAGR of 5.6% during 2021-2026. Keeping in mind the uncertainties of COVID-19, we are continuously tracking and evaluating the direct as well as the indirect influence of the pandemic. These insights are included in the report as a major market contributor.

A nutritional bar contains a wide variety of carbohydrates, proteins, vitamins, and minerals, offering a healthy and convenient meal replacement. It is mostly available in the form of a protein bar, energy bar, snack bar, etc. and can be consumed as a regular dietary supplement. Nutritional bars are highly effective after intensive workouts as they help in muscle repair, improve body performance, enhance metabolism, and reduce saturated fat and glucose levels in the body. Owing to this, nutritional bars are widely consumed by athletes or people targeting weight control for curbing their appetite and replacing whole foods.

Global Nutritional Bar Market Trends and Drivers:

The high prevalence of hectic consumer lifestyles leading to on-the-go food consumption has catalyzed the demand for nutritional bars across the globe. Moreover, rising health concerns among consumers preferring a balanced diet with nutrient-rich ingredients has also augmented the product demand. Apart from this, the increasing number of health awareness programs promoting the importance of wellness and nutritional diet has positively influenced the consumption of nutritional bars across the globe. The growing consumer consciousness towards physical appearance has led to the rising demand for meal supplements for maintaining desirable body shape and size.

Further, high consumer inclination towards gluten-free and vegan food products along with their wide availability across various distribution channels has further bolstered the market growth. The emergence of e-commerce platforms supported by the growing trend of online grocery shopping has also stimulated the market growth in recent years. Apart from this, the increasing popularity of nutritional bars among sports athletes, bodybuilders, sportsperson, etc., for replacing their whole foods also drives the market. Additionally, a growing number of fitness and wellness centers across the globe is also propelling the demand for nutritional bars. Moreover, based on the changing tastes and preferences of consumers, several manufacturers are launching innovative products having ample options of flavors, texture, food content, etc., along with a long shelf-life.

Key Market Segmentation:

The publisher provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global nutritional bar market, along with forecasts for growth at the global, regional and country level from 2021-2026. Our report has categorized the market based on product type, category, end-user, flavour, distribution channel and region.

Breakup by Product Type:

  • Protein Bars

  • Snack Bars

  • Energy Bars

  • Meal Replacement Bars

  • Others

Breakup by Category:

  • Animal Derived

  • Plant-Based

Breakup by End-User:

  • Adults

  • Children

Breakup by Flavour:

  • Chocolate

  • Fruit and Nut

  • Caramel

  • Peanut Butter

  • Vanilla

  • Coconut

  • Cookies and Cream

  • Others

Breakup by Distribution Channel:

  • Hypermarkets and Supermarkets

  • Convenience Stores

  • Specialty Stores

  • Pharmacies and Drug Stores

  • Online

  • Other

Breakup by Region:

  • North America

  • United States

  • Canada

  • Asia Pacific

  • China

  • Japan

  • India

  • South Korea

  • Australia

  • Indonesia

  • Others

  • Europe

  • Germany

  • France

  • United Kingdom

  • Italy

  • Spain

  • Russia

  • Others

  • Latin America

  • Brazil

  • Mexico

  • Argentina

  • Colombia

  • Chile

  • Peru

  • Others

  • Middle East and Africa

  • Turkey

  • Saudi Arabia

  • Iran

  • United Arab Emirates

  • Others

Competitive Landscape:

The competitive landscape of the industry has also been examined with some of the key players being Abbott, Clif Bar & Company, General Mills Inc., Halo Foods, Kellogg Co., Mars Incorporated, Natural Balance Foods, Quaker Oats Company, The Simply Good Foods Company, The Nature's Bounty Co., The WhiteWave Foods Company, etc.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the global nutritional bar market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?

  • What are the key regional markets?

  • What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global nutritional bar market?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the product type?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the category?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the end-user?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the flavour?

  • What is the breakup of the market based on the distribution channel?

  • What are the various stages in the value chain of the industry?

  • What are the key driving factors and challenges in the market?

  • What is the structure of the global nutrition bar market and who are the key players?

  • What is the degree of competition in the market?

Key Topics Covered:

1 Preface

2 Scope and Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends

5 Global Nutritional Bar Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Impact of Covid-19
5.4 Market Forecast

6 Market Breakup by Product Type
6.1 Protein Bars
6.1.1 Market Trends
6.1.2 Market Forecast
6.2 Snack Bars
6.2.1 Market Trends
6.2.2 Market Forecast
6.3 Energy Bars
6.3.1 Market Trends
6.3.2 Market Forecast
6.4 Meal Replacement Bars
6.4.1 Market Trends
6.4.2 Market Forecast
6.5 Others
6.5.1 Market Trends
6.5.2 Market Forecast

7 Market Breakup by Category
7.1 Animal Derived
7.1.1 Market Trends
7.1.2 Market Forecast
7.2 Plant-Based
7.2.1 Market Trends
7.2.2 Market Forecast

8 Market Breakup by End-User
8.1 Adults
8.1.1 Market Trends
8.1.2 Market Forecast
8.2 Children
8.2.1 Market Trends
8.2.2 Market Forecast

9 Market Breakup by Flavour
9.1 Chocolate
9.1.1 Market Trends
9.1.2 Market Forecast
9.2 Fruit and Nut
9.2.1 Market Trends
9.2.2 Market Forecast
9.3 Caramel
9.3.1 Market Trends
9.3.2 Market Forecast
9.4 Peanut Butter
9.4.1 Market Trends
9.4.2 Market Forecast
9.5 Vanilla
9.5.1 Market Trends
9.5.2 Market Forecast
9.6 Coconut
9.6.1 Market Trends
9.6.2 Market Forecast
9.7 Cookies and Cream
9.7.1 Market Trends
9.7.2 Market Forecast
9.8 Other
9.8.1 Market Trends
9.8.2 Market Forecast

10 Market Breakup by Distribution Channel
10.1 Hypermarkets and Supermarkets
10.1.1 Market Trends
10.1.2 Market Forecast
10.2 Convenience Stores
10.2.1 Market Trends
10.2.2 Market Forecast
10.3 Specialty Stores
10.3.1 Market Trends
10.3.2 Market Forecast
10.4 Pharmacies and Drug Stores
10.4.1 Market Trends
10.4.2 Market Forecast
10.5 Online
10.5.1 Market Trends
10.5.2 Market Forecast
10.6 Others
10.6.1 Market Trends
10.6.2 Market Forecast

11 Market Breakup by Region

12 SWOT Analysis

13 Value Chain Analysis

14 Porters Five Forces Analysis

15 Competitive Landscape
15.1 Market Structure
15.2 Key Players
15.3 Profiles of Key Players
15.3.1 Abbott Company Overview Product Portfolio
15.3.2 Clif Bar & Company Company Overview Product Portfolio
15.3.3 General Mills Inc. Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
15.3.4 Halo Foods Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
15.3.5 Kellogg Co. Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
15.3.6 Mars Incorporated Company Overview Product Portfolio SWOT Analysis
15.3.7 Natural Balance Foods Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials SWOT Analysis
15.3.8 Quaker Oats Company Company Overview Product Portfolio
15.3.9 The Simply Good Foods Company Company Overview Product Portfolio Financials
15.3.10 The Nature's Bounty Co. Company Overview Product Portfolio SWOT Analysis
15.3.11 The WhiteWave Foods Company Company Overview Product Portfolio

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