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Mintel is an independent market analysis company that prides itself on supplying objective information on a whole range of markets and marketing issues. To see a more detailed view of the methodology for our report series in each region.

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Yes, when you purchase a Mintel report you gain access to the previous reports in the series. For example, when you purchase our Chocolate Confectionery 2016 report you will also be able to view our 2015 report and those prior.

We have been defining and refining the Market Intelligence Mix ever since 2018, offering our clients a unique perspective on the consumer landscape and a clear roadmap to navigate it with. Each report combines exclusive research, trustworthy market data and expert analysis, providing you with the tools you need to grow your business.

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Our reports come in three formats:

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The Future Of - Providing an overview of the past year and forecast what to expect in the year ahead.

Each consumer market report provides an in-depth look into your market, including market drivers and segmentation, consumer attitudinal and behavioral research, an overview of brand activity and innovation and market opportunities. All reports come with a databook that breaks consumer research down demographically and an Executive Summary highlighting the key points from the report.

For a detailed overview of the contents of our reports

Our Global Annual Reviews provides a global overview of the market performance, including the fastest growth areas. We give you an overview of the biggest stories, notable products, a look to the future and our expert analyst’s view.

Our Market Size reports delve into the need-to-know across an extensive range of global markets, including market size, segmentations, shares, company and brand details and socio-economic data.

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