Top of the food chain: Discretionary income growth has boosted revenue

The Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services industry has flourished over the past five years. Demand for fast food has benefited from an increase in consumer health consciousness and the rising awareness of the benefits of maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle. Demand growth for healthy fast food has been faster than the demand decline for unhealthy fast food. Traditional fast-food retailers have responded to these trends by expanding their product ranges, while new players have entered the industry, eager to gain market share. As a result, industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 5.4% over the five years through 2018-19, to $2.6 billion. Industry revenue is anticipated to grow by 1.6% in 2018-19, due to an increase in discretionary more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 14-19
Forecast Growth 19-24

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Real household discretionary income growth has supported the industry’s performance
  • Establishment numbers have increased due to growth in the store networks of existing players
  • Real household discretionary income growth will continue to drive demand for takeaway food
  • Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

    The industry’s geographic spread is largely determined by the population distribution in each region. Consumers are the primary market for takeaway food. As a result, operators are likely to open stores in more populated regions and allocate their store network according to the population base of each region. New Zealand’s more populated areas, such as Auckland, Canterbury and Wellington, are estimated to account for close to 65% of all industry establishments. The concentration of stores in Auckland and Wellington has led to these regions being over-represented by fast food stores, relative to their population bases. Less populated regions, such as Gisborne, Marlborough and West Coast, account for a considerably smaller share of total industry establishments...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services Industry

    IBISWorld has determined the most important Key Success Factors for the Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services are:

  • Ability to franchise operations
  • Ability to control stock on hand
  • Prompt delivery to market
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Average weekly hours worked and Real household discretionary income in the Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services in New Zealand Industry?

    Industry operators provide takeaway food that is ready for immediate consumption, such as pizza, burgers, sandwiches and sushi. Takeaway food is generally placed in takeaway containers or packaging, and may be consumed on the premises, taken away or delivered.

    Industry Products
  • Burgers
  • Pizza
  • Chicken
  • Sandwiches, salads and juice
  • Confectionery and desserts
  • Other fast food
  • Industry Activities
  • Pizza retailing
  • Burger retailing
  • Fish and chip retailing
  • Sandwich retailing
  • Sushi retailing
  • Ice cream retailing
  • Juice bar retailing
  • Mobile food van operations
  • Other takeaway food retailing
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Average weekly hours worked
  • Real household discretionary income
  • Median age of the population
  • Consumer sentiment index
  • Health consciousness

  • Current Performance
  • Competition and profit
  • Enterprises and employment
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Trading landscape
  • Competition and profit
  • Enterprises and employment
  • Table: Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers in New Zealand

  • Key Selling Industries
  • General Line Grocery Wholesaling in New Zealand
  • Meat, Poultry and Smallgoods Wholesaling in New Zealand
  • Soft Drink and Pre-Packaged Food Wholesaling in New Zealand

  • Products & Services
  • Burgers
  • Pizza
  • Sandwiches, salads and juice
  • Chicken
  • Confectionery and desserts
  • Other fast food
  • Chart: Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Consumers aged 31 to 50
  • Consumer aged 51 to 70
  • Consumer aged 19 to 30
  • Consumers aged 71 and over
  • Consumer aged 15 to 18
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Restaurant Brands New Zealand Limited, McDonald's Restaurants (New Zealand) Limited, Tango Holdings NZ, Domino's Pizza Enterprises Limited, Subway Franchisee Advertising Fund Trust, B.V.,
  • Table: Restaurant Brands New Zealand Limited - financial performance
  • Table: McDonald's Restaurants (New Zealand) Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Tango Holdings NZ - financial performance
  • Table: Domino's Pizza Enterprises Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Subway Franchisee Advertising Fund Trust, B.V. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Fast Food and Takeaway Food Services Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2010-2024)
  • Industry Gross Product (2010-2024)
  • Establishments (2010-2024)
  • Businesses (2010-2024)
  • Employment (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Food Van
  • A mobile food establishment that sells food at events or in high consumer traffic areas.
  • Franchise
  • Permission granted by a brand owner to a franchisee to sell the brand's products.
  • Point-Of-Sale Systems
  • Computerised systems used in retail sales to complete transactions.
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    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
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