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Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market by Type (Sprinkles, Mini Marshmallows, Others, ), By Application (Cakes, Ice Creams, Others, ) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030-report

Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market by Type (Sprinkles, Mini Marshmallows, Others, ), By Application (Cakes, Ice Creams, Others, ) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030

Report ID: 154946 3300 Food & Beverages 377 231 Pages 4.9 (32)

Market Overview:

The global confectionery decorative elements market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2030. The market is segmented by type, application, and region. By type, sprinkles are expected to be the dominant segment in terms of value and volume during the forecast period. This can be attributed to their widespread use in cakes and ice creams across different regions. Mini marshmallows are also projected to witness high growth rates due to their increasing demand in North America and Europe for applications such as cakes, cupcakes, etc.

Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Industry Outlook

Product Definition:

Confectionery Decorative Elements are used to embellish or enhance the appearance of a text, document, or image. They may be used for functional purposes (such as to identify specific information), or purely for decorative effects. The importance of Confectionery Decorative Elements can vary depending on the context in which they are used. In some cases, they may be essential for clarity and understanding; while in other cases, they may be purely aesthetic additions that have no practical value.


Sprinkles are small pieces of chocolate or confectionery decoration which is used to give a decorative finish to the product. They can be added during manufacturing process or later on using machines. Sprinkles have wide applications in chocolates, sweets, biscuits and other confectioneries as they help in enhancing the aesthetic value of products along with adding taste and flavor.

Mini Marshmallows:

Mini marshmallows are made of cornstarch and gelatin, they are used as a base for the confectionery decorative elements. The most common types of mini marshmallows include vanilla, chocolate, strawberry flavor and other flavors such as orange, coffee or mint. Mini Marshmallow is widely used in making candies that are later consumed during celebrations or festivals such as Christmas & Easter.

Application Insights:

The cakes application segment led the global decorative elements market in 2017. This is attributed to increasing demand for various flavors, shapes and designs of cakes across the world. Moreover, rising awareness about health and wellness is also expected to boost cake sales over the forecast period.

The ice creams application segment is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period owing to its higher consumption rate as compared with cakes globally. The others application segment includes products such as chocolates, gourmet sweets, pastries & pies and confectioneries used for special occasions or festivals among other occasions where a dessert would be served along with drinks such as coffee or tea. Increasing demand for these products from countries like India and China are expected drive market growth over the next eight years in this region.

Regional Analysis:

North America dominated the global market in 2017. The presence of a large number of players coupled with increased demand for decorative elements has fueled the regional market growth. Moreover, innovation and technological advancement are also expected to play an important role in driving the product demand over the forecast period.

Asia Pacific is anticipated to be one of the fastest-growing markets during the forecast years owing to increasing awareness regarding western desserts and snacks among consumers from emerging economies such as India and China. Furthermore, rising disposable income levels will also have a positive impact on industry growth over coming years.

Growth Factors:

  • Increasing demand for premium and artisanal confectionery products.
  • Rising disposable income of consumers in developing countries.
  • Growing trend of gifting confectionery products during special occasions.
  • Proliferation of convenience stores and supermarkets that offer a wide range of confectionery products at competitive prices.
  • Advent of new flavors and product variants to cater to the evolving taste preferences of consumers

Scope Of The Report

Report Attributes

Report Details

Report Title

Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Research Report

By Type

Sprinkles, Mini Marshmallows, Others,

By Application

Cakes, Ice Creams, Others,

By Companies

Cake Craft, Carroll Industries, Sweets Indeed, Twinkle Sprinkles, CNS Confectionery, Girrbach, Sprinkle Company, Candy Manufacturer, Mamy Sugarcraft, Mavalerio

Regions Covered

North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA

Base Year


Historical Year

2019 to 2020 (Data from 2010 can be provided as per availability)

Forecast Year


Number of Pages


Number of Tables & Figures


Customization Available

Yes, the report can be customized as per your need.

Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Report Segments:

The global Confectionery Decorative Elements market is segmented on the basis of:


Sprinkles, Mini Marshmallows, Others,

The product segment provides information about the market share of each product and the respective CAGR during the forecast period. It lays out information about the product pricing parameters, trends, and profits that provides in-depth insights of the market. Furthermore, it discusses latest product developments & innovation in the market.


Cakes, Ice Creams, Others,

The application segment fragments various applications of the product and provides information on the market share and growth rate of each application segment. It discusses the potential future applications of the products and driving and restraining factors of each application segment.

Some of the companies that are profiled in this report are:

  1. Cake Craft
  2. Carroll Industries
  3. Sweets Indeed
  4. Twinkle Sprinkles
  5. CNS Confectionery
  6. Girrbach
  7. Sprinkle Company
  8. Candy Manufacturer
  9. Mamy Sugarcraft
  10. Mavalerio

Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Overview

Highlights of The Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Report:

  1. The market structure and projections for the coming years.
  2. Drivers, restraints, opportunities, and current trends of market.
  3. Historical data and forecast.
  4. Estimations for the forecast period 2030.
  5. Developments and trends in the market.
  6. By Type:

    1. Sprinkles
    2. Mini Marshmallows
    3. Others
  1. By Application:

    1. Cakes
    2. Ice Creams
    3. Others
  1. Market scenario by region, sub-region, and country.
  2. Market share of the market players, company profiles, product specifications, SWOT analysis, and competitive landscape.
  3. Analysis regarding upstream raw materials, downstream demand, and current market dynamics.
  4. Government Policies, Macro & Micro economic factors are also included in the report.

We have studied the Confectionery Decorative Elements Market in 360 degrees via. both primary & secondary research methodologies. This helped us in building an understanding of the current market dynamics, supply-demand gap, pricing trends, product preferences, consumer patterns & so on. The findings were further validated through primary research with industry experts & opinion leaders across countries. The data is further compiled & validated through various market estimation & data validation methodologies. Further, we also have our in-house data forecasting model to predict market growth up to 2030.

Regional Analysis

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America

Note: A country of choice can be added in the report at no extra cost. If more than one country needs to be added, the research quote will vary accordingly.

The geographical analysis part of the report provides information about the product sales in terms of volume and revenue in regions. It lays out potential opportunities for the new entrants, emerging players, and major players in the region. The regional analysis is done after considering the socio-economic factors and government regulations of the countries in the regions.

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Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Statistics

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  1. Includes a Chapter on the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic On the Market
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  7. In-depth Insights On the Market Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Threats
  8. Customization of the Report Available

Frequently Asked Questions?

Confectionery decorative elements are the various shapes, colors, and designs used to decorate chocolates, cakes, pastries and other confectionery products.

Some of the major players in the confectionery decorative elements market are Cake Craft, Carroll Industries, Sweets Indeed, Twinkle Sprinkles, CNS Confectionery, Girrbach, Sprinkle Company, Candy Manufacturer, Mamy Sugarcraft, Mavalerio.

The confectionery decorative elements market is expected to register a CAGR of 5.5%.

1. Executive Summary

2. Assumptions and Acronyms Used

3. Research Methodology

4. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Overview
   4.1. Introduction
      4.1.1. Market Taxonomy
      4.1.2. Market Definition
   4.2. Macro-Economic Factors
      4.2.1. Industry Outlook
   4.3. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Dynamics
      4.3.1. Market Drivers
      4.3.2. Market Restraints
      4.3.3. Opportunity
      4.3.4. Market Trends
   4.4. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market - Supply Chain
   4.5. Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Forecast
      4.5.1. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size (US$ Mn) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.2. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size (000’ Units) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.3. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Absolute $ Opportunity

5. Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast by Type
   5.1. Market Trends
   5.2. Introduction
      5.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
      5.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   5.3. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      5.3.1. Sprinkles
      5.3.2. Mini Marshmallows
      5.3.3. Others
   5.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type
   5.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Type

6. Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast by Application
   6.1. Market Trends
   6.2. Introduction
      6.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
      6.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   6.3. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      6.3.1. Cakes
      6.3.2. Ice Creams
      6.3.3. Others
   6.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Application
   6.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Application

7. Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast by Sales Channel
   7.1. Market Trends
   7.2. Introduction
      7.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Sales Channel 
      7.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Sales Channel
   7.3. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Sales Channel 
      7.3.1. Manufacturer/Distributor/Service Provider
      7.3.2. Aftermarket
   7.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Sales Channel
   7.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Sales Channel

8. Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast by Region
   8.1. Market Trends
   8.2. Introduction
      8.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Region
      8.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Region
   8.3. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Region
      8.3.1. North America
      8.3.2. Latin America
      8.3.3. Europe
      8.3.4. Asia Pacific
      8.3.5. Middle East and Africa (MEA)
   8.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Region
   8.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Region
   8.6. Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

9. North America Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast
   9.1. Introduction
      9.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      9.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
   9.2. North America Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      9.2.1. U.S.
      9.2.2. Canada
   9.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   9.4. North America Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      9.4.1. Cakes
      9.4.2. Ice Creams
      9.4.3. Others
   9.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   9.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   9.7. North America Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      9.7.1. Sprinkles
      9.7.2. Mini Marshmallows
      9.7.3. Others
   9.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   9.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   9.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      9.10.1. By Country
      9.10.2. By Product Type
      9.10.3. By Application
      9.10.4. By Sales Channel
   9.11. North America Confectionery Decorative Elements Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

10. Latin America Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast
   10.1. Introduction
      10.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      10.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      10.1.3. Latin America Average Pricing Analysis
   10.2. Latin America Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      10.2.1. Brazil
      10.2.2. Mexico
      10.2.3. Rest of Latin America
   10.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   10.4. Latin America Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      10.4.1. Cakes
      10.4.2. Ice Creams
      10.4.3. Others
    10.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   10.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   10.7. Latin America Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      10.7.1. Sprinkles
      10.7.2. Mini Marshmallows
      10.7.3. Others
    10.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   10.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   10.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      10.10.1. By Country
      10.10.2. By Product Type
      10.10.3. By Application
      10.10.4. By Sales Channel
   10.11. Latin America Confectionery Decorative Elements Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2026

11. Europe Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast
   11.1. Introduction
      11.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      11.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      11.1.3. Europe Average Pricing Analysis
   11.2. Europe Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      11.2.1. Germany
      11.2.2. France
      11.2.3. Italy
      11.2.4. U.K.
      11.2.5. Spain
      11.2.6. Russia
      11.2.7. Rest of Europe
   11.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   11.4. Europe Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      11.4.1. Cakes
      11.4.2. Ice Creams
      11.4.3. Others
    11.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   11.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   11.7. Europe Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      11.7.1. Sprinkles
      11.7.2. Mini Marshmallows
      11.7.3. Others
    118. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   11.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   11.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      11.10.1. By Country
      11.10.2. By Product Type
      11.10.3. By Application
      11.10.4. By Sales Channel
   11.11. Europe Confectionery Decorative Elements Demand Share, 2019-2026

12. Asia Pacific Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast
   12.1. Introduction
      12.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      12.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      12.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   12.2. Asia Pacific Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      12.2.1. China
      12.2.2. Japan
      12.2.3. South Korea
      12.2.4. India
      12.2.5. Australia
      12.2.6. Rest of Asia Pacific (APAC)
   12.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   12.4. Asia Pacific Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      12.4.1. Cakes
      12.4.2. Ice Creams
      12.4.3. Others
    12.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   12.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   12.7. Asia Pacific Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      12.7.1. Sprinkles
      12.7.2. Mini Marshmallows
      12.7.3. Others
    12.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   12.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   12.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      12.10.1. By Country
      12.10.2. By Product Type
      12.10.3. By Application
      12.10.4. By Sales Channel
   12.11. Asia Pacific Confectionery Decorative Elements Demand Share, 2019-2026

13. Middle East & Africa Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Analysis and Forecast
   13.1. Introduction
      13.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      13.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      13.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   13.2. Middle East & Africa Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      13.2.1. Saudi Arabia
      13.2.2. South Africa
      13.2.3. UAE
      13.2.4. Rest of Middle East & Africa (MEA)
   13.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   13.4. Middle East & Africa Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      13.4.1. Cakes
      13.4.2. Ice Creams
      13.4.3. Others
    13.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   13.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   13.7. Middle East & Africa Confectionery Decorative Elements Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      13.7.1. Sprinkles
      13.7.2. Mini Marshmallows
      13.7.3. Others
    13.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   13.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   13.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      13.10.1. By Country
      13.10.2. By Product Type
      13.10.3. By Application
      13.10.4. By Sales Channel
   13.11. Middle East & Africa Confectionery Decorative Elements Demand Share, 2019-2026

14. Competition Landscape
   14.1. Global Confectionery Decorative Elements Market: Market Share Analysis
   14.2. Confectionery Decorative Elements Distributors and Customers
   14.3. Confectionery Decorative Elements Market: Competitive Dashboard
   14.4. Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Developments, Strategy) 
      14.4.1. Cake Craft Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.2. Carroll Industries Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.3. Sweets Indeed Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.4. Twinkle Sprinkles Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.5. CNS Confectionery Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.6. Girrbach Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.7. Sprinkle Company Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.8. Candy Manufacturer Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.9. Mamy Sugarcraft Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.10. Mavalerio Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.11. COMPANY 11 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.12. COMPANY 12 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.13. COMPANY 13 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.14. COMPANY 14 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.15. COMPANY 15 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.16. COMPANY 16 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.17. COMPANY 17 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.18. COMPANY 18 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.19. COMPANY 19 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.20. COMPANY 20 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook

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