This report explores the tea and ready-to-drink (RTD) tea market. While 77% market penetration for regular (loose/bag) tea among US households (HHs) indicates maturity, the low 45% for RTD iced tea suggests continued opportunities to expand sales. As with other products in the food and beverage industry— value perceptions, convenience and health are all key drivers in influencing tea purchasing habits. This report explores these aspects of the market ...
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Scope and Themes
Insights and Opportunities
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Market Size and Forecast
Segment Performance—RTD Shelf-stable Canned/ Bottled Tea
Segment Performance— Bagged/Loose Tea
Segment Performance—RTD Refrigerated Tea
Segment Performance—Instant Tea Mixes
Retail Channels—Natural Channels
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The Consumer: Tea Usage, Type, Brands and Frequency
The Consumer: Household Tea Consumption
Reasons for Drinking Different Types of Teas
Attitudes Toward Various Tea Flavors
Consumer Attitudes and Behavior
Impact of Race and Hispanic Origin
The Teen Consumer
Custom Consumer Groups
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Retail Channels—Drug and Other
Retail Channels—Convenience Stores
Companies and Brands
Brand Share— RTD Canned/Bottled Tea
Brand Share—Bagged/loose Tea
Brand Share—RTD Refrigerated Tea
Brand Share—Instant Tea Mixes
Innovation and Innovators
Advertising and Promotion
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IRI/Builders Panel Data: Key Household Purchase Measures
Appendix: IRI/Builders Panel Data Definitions
Appendix: Other Useful Consumer Tables
Appendix: Trade Associations