Similarly, the most used facilities worldwide were ‘hot drinks machines, with a high frequency of use in 90% of countries surveyed, and ‘on-site coffee or tea shops’, with a high frequency of use in 60% of countries surveyed.
During the period, foodservice industry growth in the country declined from 13.3% in 2007 to 6.7% in 2009. Nonetheless, the Indian foodservice industry is expected to recover to reflect the stabilizing economy in India.
The report also provides access to information categorized by product categories and foodservice channels. It also identifies the top and bottom product markets in different channels based on projections of demand by manufacturers.
In 2010, the top ten convenience stores, neighborhood stores and gas stations had a market share of 51.0%. Similarly, the top five public convenience stores, neighborhood stores and gas stations, which are included in the peer group, had market share of 20.4%.
The key retail chains operating in the market are Mr Price, Foschini, Truworths and Fawaz Alhokair. All four retailers are public and are included in the report.
The market is dominated by retail chains based in Western Europe.
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