FMCG Industry Business Outlook and Procurement Survey H1 2016 – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “FMCG
Industry Business Outlook and Procurement Survey H1 2016”

report to their offering.

Uncertain market conditions are not hindering the growth prospects of
the FMCG industry over the next six months as companies are planning to
focus on new product development expand in the current markets and
improve operational efficiency in H1 2016 (Apr 2016-Sep 2016). FMCG
executives are confident about emerging markets such as China and India
and developed markets namely the US and UK contributing significant
growth towards the FMCG industry during the next six months.

Although the highest percentage of global FMCG executives projects an
increase in merger and acquisition activity over the next six months
they intend to increase capital expenditure on new product development
and machinery and equipment purchases. Procurement activities will
increase on IT services and capital equipment purchases amid the
expectation of a surge in supplier prices over the next six months.

Key Findings

– Expansion in current markets and new product development are major
priorities for FMCG organizations during the next six months (Apr
2016-Sep 2016)

– The US and the UK are highlighted as prominent growth offering
developed markets

– Capital expenditure on new product development and machinery and
equipment purchases are projected to increase during the next months

– Survey respondents expect an increase in procurement activities on IT
services and capital equipment purchases in the coming six months

– The majority of industry executives foresees an increase in supplier
prices while 22% anticipate no change

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Global Business Outlook in H1 2016

– Strategic business priorities

– Emerging markets with significant growth potential

– Growth potential for developed markets

– Mergers and acquisition

– Leading business concerns

– Capital expenditure projections

3. Procurement Behaviors and Strategies

– Potential changes in procurement resources and objectives

– Procurement activity outlook in key areas

– Global procurement budget projections

– Planned change in procurement expenditure

– Supplier prices outlook

– Organizations’ viewpoints on E-procurement

Companies Mentioned

Mondelez International

Campbell Soup Company



Kellogg Canada

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