- 23 April 2019 22:07
Plastic Type Segment In The Global Toddler Sippy Cups Market Is Estimated To Register A CAGR Of Over 5% Over The Forecast Period
Sippy cup is a spill-resistant drinking cup designed with a tight lid and a spout, especially for toddlers. Sippy cups have a detachable lid with a projecting hole designed to help a young child sip liquid from a cup without spilling it. Sippy cups are available in the form of plastic, glass, and stainless steel.
Global Toddler Sippy Cups Market Dynamics:
Primary factor driving growth of the global Toddler Sippy Cups Market is that it acts as an aid for toddlers to improve hand-to-mouth co-ordination and is also of great help for transition from nursing or bottle-feeding to a regular cup. The spout pushes on your child’s teeth as they suck, which may lead to crooked teeth and tooth decay, and possibly even speech problems. This is a primary factor expected to hamper growth of the global toddler sippy cups market to a certain extent.
Market Analysis by Toddler Sippy Cups Type:
Among all type segments, plastic type segment in the global toddler sippy cups market is estimated to register a CAGR of over 5% over the forecast period. This can be attributed to the growing acceptance of toddler sippy cups products owing to its excellent properties such as lightweight, easier to handle, inexpensive, and easily availability in the market. The plastic type segment has been estimated to account for highest share in 2017, and is projected to continue its dominance with highest revenue share over the forecast period.
The glass type segment in the global toddler sippy cups market is estimated to account for revenue share of over 25%, owing to its properties such as recyclable material, which makes it an eco-friendly option for parents looking for ‘green products’, and it is also comparatively easy to keep clean. However, it can break and also hurt the toddler if dropped accidentally, it is also a bit heavier than plastic sippy cups, and the price is also relatively higher.
Stainless steel type products are eco-friendly, easy to clean, and comparatively more hygienic than other products. However, these products could be a little heavy for young children to handle, and these products costs more than plastic sippy cups.
Increasing in number of childcare centers in countries in the Europe region is expected to fuel market growth, as such centers encourage use of sippers to feed toddlers in their care. In addition, manufacturers in the region are involved in development of materials for bottle production that does not harm the toddlers’ health.