Foodservice Single-Use Products: United States

This report forecasts to 2023 US foodservice single-use product demand in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: containers and lids; cups, lids, and sleeves; flexible packaging; and serviceware. Total demand is also segmented by market as follows: quick service restaurants; full service restaurants, cafeterias, and bars; retail establishments; institutional; coffee and snack shops; and other markets such as fast casual restaurants, sports and recreation venues, and lodging and other hospitality establishments.

To illustrate historical trends, total demand is provided in annual series from 2008 to 2018; the various segments are reported for 2008, 2013, and 2018.

Excluded are products sold at retail for home use, though disposables for commercial use that are sold in retail outlets such as club stores are included. Also excluded is packaging for supermarket and convenience store items not prepared at the store (e.g., fresh produce, baked goods, deli meats, etc.).

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
322212 Folding Paperboard Box Manufacturing
322291 Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing
322299 All Other Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
326140 Polystyrene Foam Product Manufacturing
326150 Urethane & Other Foam Product (except Polystyrene) Manufacturing
326199 All Other Plastics Product Manufacturing

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