DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5721d8/global_weight_loss)
has announced the addition of the “Global
Weight Loss and Diet Management (2009 – 2014)” report to their
The global weight management market continues to grow despite the
current downturn in the global economy and is estimated to reach US$586
billion in 2014 from about US$363 billion in 2009. The driving force for
the global weight management market is the dramatic increase in the
obese population. Sedentary but fast paced lifestyle and consumption of
high calorie and under-nutritious food has contributed to the rising
number of obese and overweight people. These are the main target segment
of the weight management market.
Consumer focus on improving quality of life has increased the sale of
products that claim to manage or reduce weight. The existing players in
the food and beverage (F&B) market, as well as in the drugs and
supplement market, have accordingly expanded their market scope to
increase revenues by targeting this segment. Marginal weight loss can be
attained through personal efforts, however, overweight and obesity are
increasingly becoming a concern that require the intervention of
professionals and other service providers. This is expanding the scope
of weight management services market.
The report provides in-depth market estimates and forecasts for the
global weight management market. The segmentation is as follows:
Weight Management – Diet Food, Substitutes and Beverages: Low calorie
ready meals, meal replacement, low calorie confectionaries, low
calorie beverages and other markets.
Weight Management – Drugs and Supplements: General anti-obesity
prescription drugs, short-term prescription drugs, OTC drug market and
supplements, and cosmetics.
Weight Management Services: Teleshopping, dietary services and
consultation, alternative therapies, professional services, commercial
weight loss food and diet chains, diet food home delivery (fresh and
frozen), health club Industry, invasive and non-invasive methods of
treatment for weight control)
Weight Management Ingredients Market: Appetite suppressants and
satiety ingredients used in food and beverages, artificial sweetener
market and other ingredients in drugs and supplements.
Weight Management Devices and Accessories Market Cardio-equipment,
weightlifting equipment, sports equipment, home gyms & multi-stack
gyms, and accessories market.
Each section will provide market data, market drivers, trends and
opportunities, top-selling products, key players, and competitive
outlook. This report will also provide more than 100 market tables for
various geographic regions covering the sub-segments and micro-markets.
In addition, the report also provides 50 company profiles for each of
Key questions answered:
Which are the high-growth segments/cash cows and how is the market
segmented in terms of applications, products, services, ingredients,
What are market estimates and forecasts; which markets are doing well
and which are not?
Where are the gaps and opportunities; what is driving the market?
Which are the key playing fields? Which are the winning edge
How is the competitive outlook; who are the main players in each of
the segments; what are the key selling products; what are their
strategic directives, operational strengths and product pipelines? Who
is doing what?
Key Topics Covered:
2. Global Weight Management Market Overview
4. Global Diet Food & Beverage
5. Weight Loss – Drugs, Cosmetics & Supplements
6. Weight Management Devices & Accessories Market
7. Weight Loss Service Market
9. Geographic Analysis Of Weight Management Market
10. Company Profiles
11. Patent Analysis
Over 50 Companies Mentioned, Some Include:
Ajinomoto Co Inc.
Atkins Nutritionals, Inc
Hershey Foods Corp
Quaker Oats Ltd
Reebok International Limited
Russell Stover Candies, Inc
Slim-Fast Foods Company
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd
The Coca-Cola Company
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