In this case study, a science-based nutrition and bioscience company engaged CPL Business Consultants to provide a briefing document on the worldwide markets for high-intensity sweeteners (HIS). CPL was able to provide insights and fact-based analysis within a short time period to inform the client’s board-level strategic discussions. 

An outline of the topics covered is shown below.

High-Intensity Sweeteners Market

The objective of this short report was to provide a briefing on the worldwide market for high-intensity sweeteners as a basis for a general strategic discussion. The project overviewed the following topics.

Applications for High-Intensity Sweeteners

Applications, worldwide markets and general observations:

  • Details on >10 HIS e.g.
    • Alitame
    • Neotame
    • NHDC
    • Thaumatin
    • Stevia
    • Others

Prices for High-Intensity Sweeteners

  • HIS prices as $/kg, as sold and on a Sugar Equivalent (SE) basis

HIS Market Size

  • Market volume
  • Market value
  • Growth (CAGR)

Technical Aspects of Sugar Substitution

  • Functional and technical requirements


  • Diet Drinks
  • Sweetener Consumption
    • e.g. Soft Drinks
      • Lifestyle’
      • ‘No Sugar Added’
      • Reduced Sweetener Costs

HIS Developments and Innovations

  • Neotame
  • Twinsweet
  • Sucralose
  • Alitame
  • Stevia
  • Lo Han Guo

The Impact of High Fructose Syrups

  • High Fructose Syrups (HFS), e.g. High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS)

CPL has completed numerous studies on sugar and sweeteners, for example on the worldwide market for polyols. You can find further specific examples using the search box at the top of the page.

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