Busy lifestyles have lead to changing eating habits thereby augmenting the demand for processed food. Food processing manufacturers are investing tremendously in the development of food ingredients, flavors, and ready-to-eat meals. Processed food includes baked products, baby food, ready meals, instant noodles, yogurts, and sauces among others. The increasing snacking trend and innovations in the food packaging industry are positive trends influencing the market. Excellent marketing strategies coupled with advancements in the distribution & retail sector is expected to propel market demand.