Insight by Gama Compass™
MANCHESTER – 26th January 2015: Purple has emerged as the packaging colour group associated with the highest average product cost for new launches in the food industry, according to the latest research from Gama Compass™.
Across a sample of many thousands of products reported by Gama Compass™ in 2014, food products with purple as the primary pack colour had an average cost of $2.26 per 100ml or 100g, making purple colours more associated with higher product prices in the industry. For comparison, the figure was around 16% higher than the global average for new food launches of $1.97.
The premium associations of purple colours are in part linked to premium-priced markets. For instance, purple was used more than twice as frequently in the chocolate market than in food launches as whole; the average price for new chocolate products being well in excess of the overall food industry average.
Source: Gama Compass™
Notes to editors
Gama Compass™ is the world’s most detailed source of new product information.
– Explore new and innovative products from across the globe
– Unlock insight and discover the trends shaping your market
Cesar Pereira, founder & CEO of Gama, is available for comment. To arrange an interview please contact +44 161 818 8700 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gama is a global provider of information and insight that specialises in fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) product innovation. With a wealth of experience in business information and a network of over 100 in-country experts in 46 key markets, we offer high-quality news, research and analysis that give our clients a compelling insight into their industry.
– ENDS –