Food Retail Industry in Canada – PEST Framework Analysis
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||There is a growing market for food products in Canada. The Canadian non-traditional retail grocery sector is growing and food is
|Date of Report
||Nov 6, 2011
There is a growing market for food products in Canada. The Canadian non-traditional retail grocery sector is growing and food is a significant factor in the expansion of the sector. Driving this expansion is the time-pressed consumer in search of convenience – and the preferred destination is one-stop shopping. US food producers and processors are encouraged to explore opportunities in this expanding market.
Sales of grocery items at the retail level continue to increase, and demand is growing for products that are high in quality, nutritional value and offer unique flavors. Best opportunities exist for ethnic foods, value-added frozen entrees, value-added fresh produce and frozen seafood.
Aruvian's R'search analyzes the Food Retail Industry in Canada in a PEST Framework Analysis. A PEST analysis is concerned with the environmental influences on a business. The acronym stands for the Political, Economic, Social and Technological issues that could affect the strategic development of a business. Identifying PEST influences is a useful way of summarizing the external environment in which a business operates.