Consumer Health

Personalization and E-Commerce Shaking up the Vitamins and Dietary Supplements Marketplace

by May 24th, 2017

Talk to any manufacturer or marketer of vitamins and dietary supplements and you’ll catch word of two interconnected trends that are expected to drive industry growth for the foreseeable future: personalization and e-commerce. Personalization refers to tying supplement formulae to a particular consumer profile (gender, age, weight, medical history, etc.), which can be brought to […]

Euromonitor to Speak at Sports Nutrition Online Conference 2017

by May 14th, 2017

Name: Sports Nutrition Online Conference Date: May 18 | 10:30 AM CDT Location: Online Link: Event Description: Can anything stop the booming sports nutrition category as it broadens and softens and attracts more mainstream consumers? But where is the innovation and which are the innovative brands? Which products are driving category growth, and what’s […]

Euromonitor to Speak at IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas 2017

by May 4th, 2017

Date: June 7-9, 2017 Location: San Francisco, CA Link: Event Description: Organized by the publishers of, the IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas, explores the probiotic scientific frontier, its evolution and commercial application in food, supplements and related product areas. Leading experts present the latest scientific, technical and market insights and business and […]

Analgesics Part 1: Global Trends

by April 28th, 2017

As explored in Euromonitor International’s new global briefing, “Analgesics Part 1: Global Trends”, although the global market for over-the-counter (OTC) analgesics is outsized within consumer health by cough, cold, and allergy medications (CCAs), the category totalled USD22.5 billion in 2016 global retail sales, an 11% increase since 2011. Driven by an ageing population as well […]

Connected Consumers and the Disruption of the Vitamin and Dietary Supplements (VDS) World

by April 21st, 2017

Connected consumers are increasing purchases of VDS products mainly due to two factors: 1) they are learning more about self-care and are therefore buying more nutritional products for prevention, and 2) consumers monitoring real-time health are leading to an increasing demand for personalized nutrition (eg customized VDS) that integrates their health data. More investment in nutritional […]

New Global Briefing: Vitamins and Dietary Supplements (VDS) – Trends and Prospects

by April 6th, 2017

Trends toward a healthy lifestyle and prevention among consumers aiming to avoid expensive healthcare costs and extend healthy life span are generating growth opportunities and challenges for VDS firms. Companies are adjusting to a new connected and more informed consumer who is starting to demand clean label VDS, while regulatory limitations around health claims and […]

Euromonitor to Speak at Sports Nutrition Online Summit 2017

by March 2nd, 2017

Event Name: Sports Nutrition Online Summit Topic: Innovation and Opportunity in Sports Nutrition Date: March 9, 2017 – 07:30 a.m. – 08:15 a.m. GMT Link to Event: Description: The European sports nutrition market is dynamic and diverse, but dominated by just a few countries. In this online conference we ask which regions will see […]

What’s Next for the Consumer Health Industry under Trump?

by February 24th, 2017

While the US consumer health industry will remain a strong centre for investment, development and technology innovation in 2017 and is expected to reach US$77 billion by 2021, the election of Donald Trump has created uncertainty among the industry, government agencies and consumers, especially around regulations, local production incentives, and changes to the Affordable Care […]

The Impact of the New Administrative Measures on the China Consumer Health Market

by February 17th, 2017

The latest Administrative Measures of Health Food Registration and Filing, issued by the CFDA to accord with the newly revised Food Safety Law in China, were enforced from 1 July 2016, to replace the interim version enforced since July 2005. The new Administrative Measures regulate that only the CFDA accepts the registration applications for new […]