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Dessert Franchises

The craving for sweet treats have sky rocketed in the UK in the previous years so today we will share some important statistics around the dessert industry in the UK such as industry growth and also the UK's customer base you will have access to when you purchase a dessert franchise in the UK.

Statistics around the UK's dessert industry.

Now I will list some stats below around the dessert industry and its growth in previous years to inspire anyone looking to buy a dessert franchise in the UK. Some of these statistics may surprise you.

Did you know?

  • Brownie servings in the UK have gone up by 72% in the last 5 years in the UK alone.
  • Dessert sales in the UK alone have risen by 10% in the last 5 years.
  • Back in 2019 dessert sales risen in the UK by 5% in the UK.
  • In 2017 just over £756 million British pounds was spent in shops on chilled desserts.

What do these statistics show for the dessert industry in the UK?

Overall these statistics are showing a consistent growth of sweet treat sales in the UK, So hopefully if you are interested or looking in to buying a dessert franchise in the UK these statistics have inspired you and have given you a bit more hope around the industry before making your investments. Mainly I think the dessert industry is growing very well but it all depends on your personal preference since in the UK there are many different types of food franchises up for grabs.

Statistics around the UK confectionery industry.

So now you have a bit more information around the UK's dessert industry I will now list a few facts above around the overall confectionery industry in the UK and its overall sector growth in previous years. These stats are mainly for anyone who are looking to buy a franchise within the confectionery sector but are not sure which one to invest in.

Did you know?

  • The fastest growing industry in the whole confectionery sector in the UK has been found to be chocolate.
  • In the UK chocolate saw sales increase to £4.3 billion in 2014.
  • The predicted market size in 2019 was a total of £9 billion British pounds.
  • In 2019 there was a total of 815 confectionery businesses across the whole of the UK.
  • The chocolate industry in 2019 has employed over 9,000 people in the UK.

What do these statistics show for the UK confectionery industry.

Even though there is an increase in the health food industry in the UK. Still the confectionery industry is showing no sign of going under in the UK. Since the demand for sweets and confectionery products has never been higher in the UK. So overall if you are looking to buy a franchise within the confectionery sector but are not sure specifically which one yet hopefully these stats have inspired you around pursuing a career within the confectionery sector.

Hopefully this has helped.

Hopefully this short section of information has given you a good insight around the confectionery market in the UK. Also if you are not sure of buying a dessert franchise. But are interested in the confectionery sector in the UK I would highly recommend you have a look through our food franchises category since we offer a wide variety of food franchises for sale across the UK.