Dairy manufacturers are expecting renewed growth from cottage cheese by building on its perception as the original high protein cultured milk product, according to the new 2016 global cottage cheese market report from specialist food and drink consultancy Zenith International.
Zenith market analyst Louisa Sabin said: “Cottage cheese has progressively broadened its consumer appeal, thanks to its versatility. Its combination of savoury and sweet flavours in a wide variety of convenient packaging formats has contributed to its growing success.
“No longer confined to just plain and pineapple, cottage cheese sales are poised to accelerate in the coming years.”
The 2016 Zenith global cottage cheese market report examines the potential of cottage cheese in the context of other dairy categories such as yogurt and quark, and assesses how manufacturers can capitalise on current trends.
Other highlights of the Zenith report include anoverview of the cottage cheese market, with commentary and insights, a study of 10 key countries to clarify the opportunity for cottage cheese and an analysis of cottage cheese strengths and weaknesses.
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