The infant nutrition market has a significant share in business in the whole world. Let alone, the advance countries where people are well-aware of the nutritious value of follow-on milks, parents in less developed countries have also a tendency towards using toddlers milk, in case the breastfeed is not an option. There is a long list of major baby milk manufacturers that have introduced several food products for infants. The companies such as FrieslandCampina, Reckitt Benckiser (RB), Nestlé, Danone, Perrigo, Arla Food are just a few to name. Their products enjoy credibility in the market because they meet all safety and manufacturing standards therefore thought to be the best substitute of breastfeed for toddlers.
However, it would be interesting to note that the baby/infant formula market has three prominent manufacturers that are Nestle, Danone and Reckitt Benckiser. They hold the major share of the infant nutrition market that reaches 45% of the total world market. Individually, their shares fluctuate every year but market reports confirm that they set the trends of the market by introducing the latest scientific insight and technological applications in preparing the infant formula. The rest of the companies have to follow suit.
There is no disagreement among doctors and physicians all over the world on breastfeed as the best choice for infants. But due to various clinical problems, most of the mothers can’t feed their babies and this provides the room for the baby milk manufacturers to offer a replacement of natural feed for toddlers. In … Read More