Audience

There has been a 30% growth in salty snack sales since 2007, with a forecast of another 17% growth by 2017. Source: Mintel Group LTD

MARKET AND CAPITAL SPENDING SUMMARY:
SNACK FOODS

Snack Food Market Chart: $17.2 billion Total Value of Shipments, $4.4 billion Total Cost of Materials, $500 million Total Capital Expenditures, $147 million Buildings and Other Structures, $354 million Machinery & Equipment

280 TOTAL COMPANIES

350 TOTAL ESTABLISHMENTS

32,049 TOTAL EMPLOYEES

188 ESTABLISMENTS WITH 1-19 EMPLOYEES

83 ESTABLISHMENTS WITH 20-99 EMPLOYEES

79 ESTABLISMENTS WITH 100+ EMPLOYESS

Source: US Census