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"Netherlands - The Future of Foodservice to 2024” published by GlobalData provides extensive insight and analysis of the Dutch Foodservice market over the next five years (2019-2024) and acts as a vital point of reference for operators or suppliers. The report includes:

The overall value of the Dutch foodservice profit sector grew at a CAGR of 3.5% between 2014 and 2019 and had a value of EUR20.4 billion in 2019. Growth of the profit sector in the Dutch foodservice market in recent years has been predominantly driven by an increasing amount of transactions as well as a great economic freedom during the review period. Both sales and transactional growth are expected to contract during 2019-2024, as the economic climate, will be negatively affected by COVID-19 leading to a contraction in consumer spending. The profit sector is forecast to experience a decline in sales value to 2024, this will result in a combined sector revenue of EUR19.6 billion by 2024.

Overview of Netherlands’s macro-economic landscape: Detailed analysis of current macro-economic factors and their impact on Netherlands’s foodservice market including GDP per capita, consumer price index, population growth and annual household income distribution.

Growth dynamics: In-depth data and forecasts of key channels (QSR, FSR, Coffee & Tea Shops, Pubs, Clubs and Bars) within Netherlands’s foodservice market, including the value of the market, number of transactions, number of outlets and average transaction price.

Customer segmentation: identify the most important demographic groups, buying habits and motivations that drive out-of-home meal occasions among segments of the Dutch population.

Key players: Overview of market leaders within the four major channels including business descriptions and number of outlets.

Case Studies: Learn from examples of recent successes and failures within the Dutch foodservice market.


  • In the coffee and tea shop channel, average transaction values are the lowest of any channel surveyed so there is considerable room for expansion to raise average transaction values. Multiple consumer segments have shown demand from the channel for a better, more flexible food product. Appealing to this demand can aid operators in diversifying the channel.
  • The FSR is the largest channel in the Dutch’s foodservice profit sector. The channel was worth EUR5.2 billion in 2019, representing a 25.3% share of the profit sector. Sales value in the channel rose at a CAGR of 2.1% from 2014-2019, increase in average transaction value was the key driver of growth, with a CAGR of 2.5% between 2014 and 2019, resulting in average transaction prices reached EUR18.05 in 2019 from the EUR15.93 in 2014.
  • The QSR channel generated a revenue of EUR4.4 billion in 2019, accounting for a 21.5% share of the Dutch foodservice profit sector. Revenue in the channel rose at a CAGR of 4.1% during 2014-2019. Value growth in the channel was fuelled by number of transactions, rather than outlet expansion. Moreover, the number of foreign tourists visited the country during the review period was also high, which contributed to the channel’s growth.

Reasons To Buy

  • Specific forecasts of the foodservice market over the next five years (2019-2024) will give readers the ability to make informed business decisions through identifying emerging/declining markets.
  • Consumer segmentation detailing the desires of known consumers among all major foodservice channels (QSR, FSR, Coffee & Tea shops, Pubs, Clubs and Bars) will allow readers understand the wants and needs of their target demographics.
  • Relevant case studies will allow readers to learn from and apply lessons discovered by emerging and major players within Netherlands’s foodservice market.