Sugar Free Lollipops Market Overview
Lollipop has been in the market for a long time and is primarily consumed by children. Sugar content in the lollipop is the main concern for any parent as lollipops contain a high amount of sugar and which can lead to tooth decaying younger age. Sugar free lollipops are introduced in the market with sugar being replaced by artificial or natural sweeteners giving similar taste as that of sugar.
The North America is leading in sugar free lollipops market, as awareness about the product is considerably high in the region compared to other regions. Various key players in North America are focusing on increasing production capacity to fulfill the rising demand of sugar free lollipops in North America.
For instance- as stated by the founder of Koochikoo in 2018, they are increasing the production of sugar free lollipops and also exporting to various countries through online channels owing to the high potential of the market spotted across the globe.
Countries like Finland and Sweden in Europe, where there is the highest incidence of type-1 diabetes (hereditary disease between ages 0 to 14) has high potential and opportunities for companies for the production of sugar free lollipops. Sugar free lollipops can be consumed by the population affected by diabetes as it contains sweeteners that are diabetic friendly.
Health Benefits to Gain Sugar Free Lollipops Market Traction
Type -1 diabetes is the disease inherited by the child, hence is born with it and thus has to consume sugar at a controlled level to maintain bodily functions. The increasing incidence of type-1 diabetes in infants and children is influencing the global sugar free lollipops market to grow as it contains low or negligible amount of sugar in them.
Sugar free lollipops made with organic ingredients has been experiencing gradual rise in demand as consumer base is more inclined towards natural and organic ingredients due to harmful effects of artificial sweeteners. Sugar free lollipops is primarily consumed by children, thus parents remain concern for the ingredients being used in such products and go for the product which has less synthetic and chemical sweeteners.
Owing to this rise in demand, manufacturers are more focused on adding natural sweeteners to sugar free lollipops for gaining market traction.
Consumer engagement is enhanced as manufacturers have started to address the specific demands of the consumer base such as the sugar free lollipops made by vegan or plant-based ingredients, gluten-free products for consumer base with celiac disease.
Sugar Free Lollipops: Key Players
- Hsu Fu Chi
- Perfetti Van Melle Company
- Zolli Lollipops
- Perfetti Van Melle Company
- Kendon Candies
- Chupa Chups
- Mars, Inc.
- Hsu Fu Chi
- Kendon Candies
are some of the key players in the global sugar free lollipops market.
Optimum Pricing to Give Manufacturer a Competitive Advantage
Manufacturers are aiming to change the perception of consumers of sugar free product being heavily processed by chemicals and hence are investing heavily into research and development for sugar free lollipops being made out of natural extracts such as fruit sugar or sweetener extracted from the fiber.
As organic sweeteners are exceptionally high priced than synthetic sweeteners, manufacturers of sugar free lollipops are focusing on reducing margin and thus making strategies to reduce price in the market for gaining market traction.
As per the company Koochikoo, a leading sugar free lollipops manufacturer, have distributors in around 90 countries for the sugar free lollipops market, and all of the distributors are demanding the product with organic sweeteners for the confectionery application, thus increased their exports capacity.
As per U.S. Food and Drug Administration (US FDA), it is recommended to cut down the sugar intake from the diet to maintain a healthy lifestyle, thus encouraging consumer to incline towards sugar free lollipops.
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- Value chain analysis of the sugar free lollipops market
Regional Analysis Includes
- North America (U.S., Canada)
- Latin America (Mexico, Brazil, Rest of Latin America)
- Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Italy, Spain, BENELUX, Poland, Russia, Nordic, Rest of Europe)
- East Asia (China, Japan, South Korea)
- South Asia (India, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia)
- Oceania (Australia, New Zealand)
- Middle East & Africa (GCC Countries, South Africa, Rest of MEA)
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A separate analysis of prevailing trends in the parent market, macro- and micro-economic indicators, and regulations and mandates is included under the purview of the study. By doing so, the sugar free lollipops market report projects the attractiveness of each major segment over the forecast period.
Sugar Free Lollipops: Market Segmentation
Sweetening agent :
Product type :
- Gummy lollipop
- Chewy Lollipop
- Hard lollipop
- Bubble gum
Distribution channel :
- Specialty Store
- Convenience Store
- Online Store