Introduced to the Chinese market in Q3 2012, Stride is a flavorsome and youth-orientated chewing gum brand developed in the US and subsequently internationalized. Its Chinese launch coincides with a time when chewing gum manufacturers have seen sales come under pressure in most developed markets, but other parts of the world are providing growth.
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Mondelez has attracted a more prosperous, individualistic, and sophisticated class of Chinese youth, who use consumption as an important means of self-expression, and an extension of social status.
The continued strong growth in the size and diversity of China's middle class will create new market opportunities for both domestic and international companies. For chewing gum specifically, future growth potential exists because gum consumption is still low in China compared with other countries.