Global Food Service Packaging Market Research Report - Forecast to 2028

Food Service Packaging Market Information Report by Product (Flexible Packaging, Rigid Packaging, Paper and Pouches, Bags, Others), By Application (Dairy Products, Fruits and Vegetables, Baked Goods, Others) and By Region - Global Forecast to 2028

ID: MRFR/PNT/2378-HCR | February, 2021 | Region : Global

Food Service Packaging Market Overview


Food Service Packaging Market is projected to be worth USD 97.38 billion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 10.56% during the forecast period (2021 - 2028)., The market was valued at USD 56.14 billion in 2021.


Food service packaging is mainly utilized for packaging all sorts of food, including vegetables, dairy products, fruits, and many more. The primary objective of the food service packaging market is to allow preserving of food for a longer time duration. The packaging protects the food from any contamination like dust, UV rays, moisture, etc., and keeps it fresh as well as intact. The food service packaging is extremely convenient and presents in a wide variety that provides consumers options and ease. Moreover, most of these packages are disposable, which is quite hygienic and has less bacterial count compared to other reusable items. Such advantageous properties of the food service packaging are fuelling the growth of the food service packaging industry.


As per the market outlook, the greater emphasis on proper packaging of food items in present times is escalating the expansion of the market size. Over the years, the increased demand for processed and ready-to-consume packaged food has also surged the need for food service packaging. Liquid and oil-based food products require tight storage and the market exactly delivers that. It prevents the food from getting affected by light and also protects from becoming rancid or any other quality damage. The lightweight and easy-to-handle feature boost the potential of the food service packaging market.


Enhanced shelf life of product shelf life and low material cost of the food service packaging is uplifting the value of the market. In addition, the rising number of restaurants and takeaway facilities of these restaurants is also progressing the potential of the market. The packages are generally created from materials like plastics, metals, paperboard, etc. that are immensely beneficial in reducing the chances of food spoilage. The food service packaging enables ease of transportation and ensures proper safety from contamination. The lower cost of raw materials for the production of such packages is also projecting the elevation of the market value.


Competitive Landscape


The prominent players of the food service packaging market are:



  • Rock-Tenn Company (U.S.)

  • Amcor Limited (Australia)

  • Letica Corporation (U.S.)

  • Ball Corporation (U.S.)

  • Greif Incorporated (U.S.)

  • Ampac Packaging LLC (U.S.)

  • BWAY Corporation (U.S.)

  • Crown Holdings Incorporated (U.S.)

  • Bemis Company Incorporated (U.S.)


The report includes a detailed analysis of the food service packaging market structure and shows the overall market growth aspects for the upcoming times. A brief description is provided of the impact of the COVID19 pandemic on the food service packaging industry. It also consists of different market segments and key players of the market that will have a greater influence on the growth of the market. The report delivers a broad study on the market of several regions in the world. As the market demand is emerging at a faster rate, the market revenue will have a substantial rise in the next many years.


COVID19 Analysis


The sudden wave of the COVID19 pandemic devasted the entire economy and lowered the overall economic growth rate. All the sectors witnessed the drastic impact of the pandemic, which cause heavy financial losses. The market also faced challenges due to the adverse consequences of the pandemic. With the imposition of lockdown regulations, the production units and industrial operations were put at a halt. It also created a breakdown in the supply chain, and the demand to supply gap increased more and more. However, increased demand ready to consume packaged foods helped to sustain the market value even in the pandemic.


In the lockdown, the restaurants and hotels mostly remained closed, which increased the usage of food service packaging for takeaway facilities. This surge in demand escalated the growth of the food service packaging market. Moreover, the market players have contributed largely to developing new market trends that will fulfill consumer needs and enrich their experience. All these attempts have restored market growth, and it is anticipated that the market will regain its maximum momentum in the post-pandemic phase.


Market Dynamics



  • Major Drivers of The Market


The increasing focus on proper food packaging is a major driving force of the food service packaging market. In recent times, people are inclining more towards the consumption of processed and ready-to-eat packaged foods. The higher demand for such packaged foods is elevating the market share. The food service packaging prevents any sort of contamination like light, dust, moisture and also protects it from becoming dry. With increasing product shelf life and reduction of food spoilage beneficial features, the market demand is going to reach greater heights.


The market outlook represents that the market growth is exhilarating rapidly due to the growing food service sector. Over the years, the number of restaurants has increased, and their takeaway facilities have also surged, which is boosting the market.



  • Significant Opportunities for The Market


As the food service packaging usually includes paperboard, plastic, metal, etc., materials, the cost of raw materials used in production remains low. Thus, encouraging manufacturers to incline towards food service packaging, which results in fuelling the food service packaging market growth.


The presence of a competitive landscape is also raising the market potential. Several new entrants, as well as existing established market players, have increased the research and development to develop new market trends that will eventually elevate the market size.



  • Market Restraints


The coronavirus pandemic outbreak affected the growth of the market. Due to the lockdown, the industrial operations were limited, and the supply chain was immensely disrupted. However, the rising demand for food service packaging for takeaway facilities during the pandemic and the key players’ attempt has helped to restore the market value.



  • Market Growth Challenges


There numerous opportunities in the food service packaging market that will no doubt exhilarate the growth of the market. However, few challenges can affect it too. The longer time taken for degradation may hamper the growth of market share in the forecast years.



  • Cumulative Growth Analysis


According to the food service packaging market analysis, the demand for packaging in the food service sector is not going to stop sooner, which will take the market way higher in the coming years. The market players are introducing new products that can help in overcoming the challenges and boost the growth of the market. The market revenue will have a substantial rise during the forecast period with a growth rate of 4.5 percent.


Segment Overview


The global food service packaging market is fragmented into many segments based on application, product, and regions.



  • By Application: The market segmentation based on application comprises fruits and vegetables, dairy products, baked goods, and many more. These are the certain fields that utilize food service packaging.

  • By Product: In this segment, the market includes rigid packaging, flexible packaging, bags, paper and pouches, and others.

  • By Regions: The market segmentation based on regions is categorized into North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, and remaining parts of the world.


Regional Analysis


The market analysis is done in different regions such as North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, and other parts of the world. North America is dominating the market share across the globe due to the presence of a huge customer base for packaged foods. The Asia-Pacific region will have the highest market growth in the forecast years due to the growing urbanization of the developing countries. The increasing adoption of takeaway facilities and changing consumer preferences will also boost the market growth in the region.


Recent Developments



  • Nowadays, technology can also be embedded with food service packaging that will provide consumers more convenience.

  • Transparent packaging and clear labeling are trends that will enhance the consumer experience and will help to know the food present inside.


Report Overview



  • The report depicts the overview of the market and mentions the growth rate of the market in the forecast years.

  • It gives the COVID19 analysis on the food service packaging industry and represents the market dynamics which portrays several factors that influence the market growth.

  • It includes several segments of the market and provides a regional analysis of the market.


The report comprises the competitive landscape and recent developments that happened in the domain.

1... Executive Summary

2 Research Methodology

2.1 Scope of the Study

2.1.1 Definition

2.1.2 Research Objective

2.1.3 Assumptions

2.1.4 Limitations

2.2 Research Process

2.2.1 Primary Research

2.2.2 Secondary Research

2.3 Market size Estimation

2.4 Forecast Model

3... Market Dynamics

3.1 Market Drivers

3.2 Market Inhibitors

3.3 Supply/Value Chain Analysis

3.4 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4... Global Food service packaging market, By Product

4.1 Flexible Packaging

4.2 Rigid Packaging

4.3 Paper and Pouches

4.4 Bags

4.5 Others

5... Global Food service packaging market, By Application

5.1 Dairy Products

5.2 Fruits and Vegetables

5.1 Baked Goods

5.2 Others

6 Regional Market Analysis

6.1 Introduction

6.2 North America

6.2.1 U.S.

6.2.2 Canada

6.3 Europe

6.3.1 U.K

6.3.2 France

6.3.3 Germany

6.3.4 Spain

6.3.5 Rest of Europe

6.4 Asia-Pacific

6.4.1 China

6.4.2 Japan

6.4.3 India

6.4.4 Rest of Asia-Pacific

6.5 Rest of the World

7... Competitive Analysis

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Competitive Scenario

7.2.1 Market Share Analysis

7.2.2 Market Development Analysis

7.2.3 Product/Service Benchmarking

7.3 Amcor Limited (Australia)

7.3.1 Overview

7.3.2 Product/Service Offering

7.3.3 Strategy

7.4 Amcor Limited (Australia)

7.4.1 Overview

7.4.2 Product/Service Offering

7.4.3 Strategy

7.5 Amcor Limited (Australia)

7.5.1 Overview

7.5.2 Product/Service Offering

7.5.3 Strategy

7.6 Amcor Limited (Australia)

7.6.1 Overview

7.6.2 Product/Service Offering

7.6.3 Strategy

7.7 Amcor Limited (Australia)

7.7.1 Overview

7.7.2 Product/Service Offering

7.7.3 Strategy

7.7 BWAY Corporation (U.S.)

7.7.1 Overview

7.7.2 Product/Service Offering

7.7.3 Strategy

7.9 BWAY Corporation (U.S.)

7.9.1 Overview

7.9.2 Product/Service Offering

7.9.3 Strategy

7.10 Letica Corporation (U.S.)

7.10.1 Overview

7.10.2 Product/Service Offering

7.10.3 Strategy

7.11 Rock-Tenn Company (U.S.)

7.11.1 Overview

7.11.2 Product/Service Offering

7.11.3 Strategy

LIST OF TABLES

TABLE 1 GLOBAL FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 2 GLOBAL FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 3 GLOBAL FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY REGIONS

TABLE 4 NORTH AMERICA FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 5 NORTH AMERICA FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 6 U.S. FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 7 U.S. FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 8 CANADA FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 9 CANADA FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 10 EUROPE FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 11 EUROPE FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 12 GERMANY FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 13 GERMANY FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 14 FRANCE FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 15 FRANCE FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 16 U.K. FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 17 U.K. FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 18 REST OF EUROPE FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 19 REST OF EUROPE FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 20 ASIA-PACIFIC FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 21 ASIA-PACIFIC FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

TABLE 22 ROW FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT

TABLE 23 ROW FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION

LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

FIGURE 2 GLOBAL FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET: BY PRODUCT (%)

FIGURE 3 GLOBAL FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET: BY APPLICATION (%)

FIGURE 4 GLOBAL FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET: BY REGION

FIGURE 5 NORTH AMERICA FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT (%)

FIGURE 6 NORTH AMERICA FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION (%)

FIGURE 7 EUROPE FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT (%)

FIGURE 8 EUROPE FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION (%)

FIGURE 9 ASIA-PACIFIC FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT (%)

FIGURE 10 ASIA-PACIFIC FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION (%)

FIGURE 11 ROW FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY PRODUCT (%)

FIGURE 12 ROW FOOD SERVICE PACKAGING MARKET, BY APPLICATION (%)