Non-alcoholic beverage trends in Canada.
There is an ever-expanding group of Canadians who are choosing to limit their consumption of – or opt for alternatives to – alcoholic beverages. While Statistics Canada found that almost 5.1 million Canadians said they engaged in heavy drinking at least once a month in 2021, it was the lowest level of heavy drinking recorded…
Opportunity alert: Canada’s natural, organic, and wellness sectors.
Trends seen in Canada’s natural, organic and wellness industries – spawned or accelerated by the pandemic – can offer new or increased opportunities for foreign food exporters. The pandemic laid bare the importance of increasing Canadians’ capacity to care for themselves. Eating healthier, focusing on mental health, and preventing illness became top consumer priorities. Subsequently,…
Potential growth opportunities in Canada’s non-alcoholic beer market.
There is an ever-expanding group of Canadians who are choosing to limit their consumption of – or opting for alternatives to – alcoholic beverages. This new market niche has been dubbed ‘sober curious‘ and refers to a group of people (mostly millennials) who are opting for alternatives to alcoholic drinks such as alcohol-free champagne, wine,…