April 20th, 2017
Event: TUTTOFOOD Date: 9th May 2017 Location: Milan Fair, Italy Speaker: Derya Lawrence, senior research analyst at Euromonitor International Time: 10:00am Abstract: TUTTOFOOD is the international food & beverage fair organized by Fiera Milano. An event able to meet both the needs of companies mainly looking at the domestic market and those mainly looking for […]
February 15th, 2017
Treating oneself to indulgent or greasy dishes will always have its appeal. Nevertheless, Western European consumers are increasingly health conscious. This megatrend permeates itself within foodservice on menus in the form of a growing number of low fat/salt/sugar/calorie/carbs, vegan/vegetarian, free from lactose/gluten/nuts dishes. In 2016, not only do we see an expansion in the number […]
November 23rd, 2016
Black Friday always falls the day after Thanksgiving Day in the US, with a lot of workers choosing to take the day off to spend a long weekend with their families. Retailers have sought to take advantage of this by slashing prices in order to attract bargain hunters, but consumers don’t need to wait until Friday to […]
October 30th, 2016
Gift cards and vouchers have been a feature of the UK marketplace for around 90 years, and amounted to approximately £5.7 billion in 2016. The purpose and value of gift cards and vouchers has not changed much over this period, with spending still heavily centred on retail.