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Global Incontinence and Ostomy Care Products Markets to 2024: Smart Technology Enabled Products - The Latest Innovation

DUBLIN, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Incontinence and Ostomy Care Products - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to's offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Incontinence and Ostomy Care Products in US$ Thousand by the following Product Segments:

  • Incontinence Products (Disposable Adult Diapers, Disposable Adult Shields, Disposable Under Pads, Drainage Bags, Incontinence Clamps, Incontinence Cleaners, Deodorizers & Urinals)
  • Ostomy Products (Ostomy Bags/Pouches, Deodorants, Irrigation Products, & Skin Barriers/Care Products).

The report profiles 74 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. (USA)
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG (Germany)
  • C. R. Bard, Inc. (USA)
  • Coloplast A/S (Denmark)
  • ConvaTec, Inc. (USA)
  • First Quality Enterprises, Inc. (USA)
  • Hollister Incorporated (USA)
  • Kimberly-Clark Corp. (USA)
  • Medline Industries, Inc. (USA)
  • Cardinal Health Inc. (USA)
  • ONTEX International N.V. Ontex Group NV (Belgium)
  • Paul Hartmann AG (Germany)
  • Essity Aktiebolag (publ). (Sweden)
  • The Procter & Gamble Company (USA)
  • TZMO SA (Poland)
  • UniCharm Corporation (Japan)

Key Topics Covered:


Incontinence Products - A Prelude
Global Incontinence Products Market to be driven by Increasing Geriatric Population
Major Market Growth Drivers: in a Nutshell
Developed Regions Continue to Dominate, Developing to Grow Faster
Future Growth to Emanate from Developing Countries
Homecare Sales Dominate Adult Incontinence Market
Institutional Market
Consumer Market
Global Market for Adult Diapers
Market Thrives on Growing Prevalence of Incontinence
Ostomy Care Products
Ostomy Care Products Market to Witness Steady Growth
Leading Players
Regional Market Overview
Market Restraints
Segment Analysis
Global Market for Ostomy-Drainage Bags
Global Ostomy Care Accessories Market on a Growth Trajectory
Ostomy Flat Vs. Convex Appliances
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - Incidence Statistics
Reimbursement - A Key to Fortunes in the Ostomy Drainage Bags Market

Manufacturers' Take Initiatives to Increase Awareness about Incontinence
Players Improve Incontinence Products' Performance
Aiding Senior Citizens to Choose the Best Diaper
Targeting the Male Population
Manufacturers' Use Stretchable Materials for Comfort and Discreet Fit
Manufacturers Increase Investments for Research on Adult Incontinence
Smart Diapers: The Latest Innovaton in Adult Diapers
Disposable Undergarments Witness Increased Sales
Ostomy Major Players form Patient Retention Programs to Increase Products' Sales
Innovation - A Key to Adoption and Market Growth
Alyne from Advanced Absorbent Technologies .
Always Discreet from P&G
Improved Depend Brand from Kimberly-Clark
Lifree Sawayaka Light Soiling Pad and Lifree Stretch-Fit Slim Diapers from Unicharm
Ceramide-Infused Skin Barrier to Prevent Peristomal Skin Complications
Expanding Product Variety
Developing Incontinence Products using Advanced Designs and Technology
Gender Specific Incontinence Products
Disposable or Reusable Products
LifeCycle Technique for Converting Hygiene Products Waste into Energy
Tena from Essity
Pull-on Pants: The Latest Fad
Japanese-Style Adult Disposable Diapers to Soon Become International Standard
Online Sales Offer New Avenues of Growth
In-Home Care or Self-Care: Overarching Macro Trend
Women Move towards Need Specific Products
Non-wovens: The Time Honored Material for Adult Incontinence Care Products Market
SAP Content in Select Products Adult Incontinence Products - At a Glance
Developments in Airlaid Nonwovens to Help Incontinence Producers
A Penchant for Thinness
Foraying into Incontinence Products Market: Challenging, Despite Opportunities
Product Trends in Incontinence Market
Changing the Look
Skin Care - The Add-On Feature
Manufacturers Look to Expand Consumer Base
Rising Focus on Developing Multi-Purpose Products

Growth Drivers
Aging Population - A Key Growth Driver
Female Population Drives Demand
Longer Life Expectancy Bolsters Market Growth
Rising Middle Class Population Aids Growth
Increasing Obesity Levels Underpin Market Growth
Obesity and Overweight Statistics
Changing Demographic Pattern: An Opportunity for Adult Diapers
Growth Inhibitors
Increasing Amount of Disposable Incontinence Related Waste
Declining Colorectal Cancer Incidence Rates
Global Drive for Earlier Diagnosis and Treatment
Competition from Substitutes and Sanitary Protection Products

Ostomy - An Anatomical Depiction
Types of Incontinence and Features/Causes for Incontinence
Factors Determining Incontinence Level
Incontinence Widespread Among the Elderly
Women More Prone to Incontinency than Men
Incontinence among Children
Male Incontinence
Incontinence Among Young
Incontinence: Also Known as Enuresis
Incontinence: No More a Stigma
The Problem is Severe and Costly to Manage
Primary Causes of Urinary Incontinence
Treatment Options for Incontinence
A. Incontinence
Incontinence Management and Treatment: Highly Unconventional
Diagnosing and Treating Incontinence
Treatment Techniques
Non-Surgical Treatment Techniques
Behavioral Techniques
Pharmacologic Treatment
Moisture Alarms
Pelvic Floor Electrical Stimulation
Hormonal Therapy
Occlusive Devices
Surgical Treatment Techniques
Artificial Sphincters
Periurethral Injections
Endoscopic Procedure
Suprapubic Procedure
Vaginal Procedure
B. Ostomy
Ostomy: Surgery to Solve Excretion Problems
Types of Ostomy
Continent Ileostomy
Urostomy or Ostomies in the Urinary System
Continent Urostomy
Incontinence and Ostomy Products - An Overview
Incontinence Management Products
Absorbent Products
Incontinence Care Products
Disposable Adult Diapers
Disposable Adult Shields - for More Active Lifestyle
Disposable Underpads - A Comfortable Option
Drainage Bags
Incontinence Clamps
Incontinence Cleaners
Ostomy Products
Ostomy Bags/Pouches
Irrigation Products
Ostomy Skin Care/Barrier Products

Incontinence Care
Ostomy Care
Coloplast Leads the Ostomy Care Products Market
Introduction of Coloplast Care and Coloplast Direct-to-Customer Channel
Launch of Sensura Mio Convex Provides a Competitive Edge to Coloplast
Brava Protective Seal

6.1 Focus on Select Players

6.2 Product Developments/Introductions
ElderSens Introduces DiaperSens Smart Diaper Sensor
Coloplast Unveils New Sensura Mio
Tena Introduces Novel Technology for Incontinence Products
ConvaTec Group Unveils Natura Convex Accordion Flange
Urogyn B.V. and Leader Biomedical Introduces Urolastic
ConvaTec Unveils Sensi-Care Skin Protectant Incontinence Wipes
ConvaTec Introduces GentleCath Glide
ConvaTec Unveils Esteem+ Flex Convex One-Piece System
B. Braun Medical Unveils Flexima 3S Ostomy Appliances Line

6.3 Recent Industry Activity
Pegas Owner Plans to Buy First Quality Nonwovens
Cardinal Health Acquires Medtronic's Patient Recovery Business
Coloplast Takes Over SAS Lilial
Medline Enters into Two New Agreements with ROi
AMI Takes Over Urogyn B.V
ConvaTec Takes Over Woodbury Holdings
Owens & Minor Takes over Byram Healthcare
SCA Takes Over BSN Medical
Trendlines Gets Grant from SIIRD for the Development & Clinical Trial for SUI Product
HARTMANN Takes Over P&G Incontinence Brand
ConvaTec Group Plc Acquires EuroTec
Drylock Technologies Takes Over Presto Absorbent Products
Ontex Takes Over Personal Hygiene Business of Hypermarcas
Coloplast Takes Over Comfort Medical
Hollister Secures Two Contracts from Premier Inc
Domtar Corporation Buys the Privately-held Home Delivery Incontinent Supplies
Medline Inks an Agreement with HealthTrust



8.1 The United States
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Ageing Demographics: A Key Market Driver
Adult Incontinence Market on a Growth Trajectory
Adult Diapers Account for a Major Share of the Incontinence Market
Competitive Landscape
An Overview of the Ostomy Products Market in the US
Leading Players in the US Ostomy Market
Coloplast's Focus on IDNs in Ostomy Market
B. Market Analytics

8.2 Canada
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Canadian Incontinence Products Market - An Overview
B. Market Analytics

8.3 Japan
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Adult Diapers - The Largest Incontinence Product Segment
Leading Players
Products for Moderate Incontinence
Light Incontinence Products
Graying Population Spurs Growth of Adult Disposable Diapers
Select Adult Disposable Diaper Brands in Japan
Innovative Products Fuel Sales
Japan Proposes New Standards for Adult Disposable Diapers Evaluation
A Move towards Comfort and Independence
Growing Concerns about Used Diapers
JHPIA Standards for Materials Used for Diapers Making
Distribution Structure
B. Market Analytics

8.4 Europe
A. Market Analysis
Europe: The Largest Region for Incontinence and Ostomy Market
Ageing Population Boosts Demand
Distribution Channels
Underpads - A Waning Product Category
Ostomy Care Products Market
Ostomy Bags Market Larger than the US
B. Market Analytics

8.4.1 France
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Incontinence Products - A Potential Market
Underpads - Losing Consumer Appeal
B. Market Analytics

8.4.2 Germany
A. Market Analysis
The Leading European Market for Incontinence and Ostomy Products
Distribution Dynamics
B. Market Analytics

8.4.3 Italy
A. Market Analysis
Incontinence Products Poised to Grow
Competitive Landscape
Ostomy Products Market: An Overview
B. Market Analytics

8.4.4 The United Kingdom
A. Market Analysis
A Lucrative Market for Incontinence Products
Rising Significance of Private Labels
Ostomy Market: An Overview
B. Market Analytics

8.4.5 Spain
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Steady Growth for Incontinence Products Market
B. Market Analytics

8.4.6 Russia
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Small Yet Growing Market for Incontinence Products
Competitive Structure
Local Production to Boost with Russian Government's Move towards Import Substitution
High Import Duties on Raw Materials Affect Leading Diaper Manufacturers in Russia
B. Market Analytics

8.4.7 Rest of Europe
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Incontinence Products Market in Select Regions
The Netherlands
B. Market Analytics

8.5 Asia-Pacific
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Incontinence Products Market
India & China Offer Significant Growth Opportunities
B. Market Analytics

8.5.1 China
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
An Overview of China's Incontinence Products Market
Demand for Adult Diapers Poised to Grow
Ostomy Products Market
B. Market Analytics

8.5.2 India
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Incontinence Products Market: An Insight
Demand for Adult Diapers on the Rise
B. Market Analytics

8.5.3 Rest of Asia-Pacific
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Focus on Select Countries
Australia's Ostomy Market
Proposed Modifications to the SAS
The Great Comebacks Program
Australia Fund
New Zealand
South Korea
Hong Kong
B. Market Analytics

8.6 Latin America
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

8.6.1 Brazil
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Incontinence Products Market: Promising Opportunities
B. Market Analytics

8.6.2 Rest of Latin America
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Incontinence Products Market in Mexico
Incontinence Products Market in Argentina
B. Market Analytics

8.7 Rest of World
A. Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
The Middle East and Africa
United Arab Emirates
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
AFH Incontinence Products Dominate the Market
B. Market Analytics


Total Companies Profiled: 74 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 89)

  • The United States (42)
  • Canada (2)
  • Japan (5)
  • Europe (25)
    • France (1)
    • Germany (2)
    • The United Kingdom (7)
    • Italy (1)
    • Spain (1)
    • Rest of Europe (13)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (12)
  • Latin America (3)

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