October 19th, 2016
In Q3 2016, the global economic outlook declined as mounting uncertainty in Europe, the UK and the US outweighed any boost from the BRICs. This quarter, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) forecast growth revisions from Euromonitor International’s Industry Forecast Model generally point to marginal retail sales downgrades through 2020.
September 15th, 2016
Thursday, September 15th at 9 a.m. CDT Healthy aging is moving from treatment to prevention, with research and product development focusing on the prevention of age-related diseases and their underlying causes. How will these innovations impact players in the health space and affect strategic planning for the overall improvement of consumer health? Register now to: […]
October 21st, 2015
On October 22, 2015, Euromonitor International’s Senior Consumer Health Analyst Chris Schmidt will present on trends and developments in sports nutrition across the Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and Europe during NutraIngredients Sports Nutrition Online Event 2015. Hosted in association with the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA), the event consists of nine webinars […]
March 4th, 2015
The global female population totalled an estimated 3.6 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach 4.2 billion by 2030. Average disposable income amongst women is the highest it’s ever been, and women are living longer than men.
October 31st, 2013
As the largest market for vitamins in the world, the Asia Pacific region offers a wealth of growth opportunities filled with rising economies and a booming market for vitamins in countries such as China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam. This region offers a highly fragmented market where companies sell products through a bewildering array of […]
July 22nd, 2013
Obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and cancer, among others, have become important public health threats. National healthcare organisations are scrambling to design and implement chronic disease management programmes expected to affect millions of people in the next 30 years. High treatment costs of minor chronic and recurrent health conditions are forcing […]
July 24th, 2012
As consumers embrace self-care practices, the demand for consumer health continues to rise at rapid rates all over the world. The ageing of the worldwide population and high obesity rates have increased the prevalence of chronic diseases, such as diabetes. As both developing and developed countries struggle to manage healthcare costs, preventive care gains in […]
February 3rd, 2011
The main theme of the recently published Consumer Health 2011 data set is price. With an essentially flat growth rate of 1.9%, it is tempting to blame government price controls or private label penetration for the stagnant value sales growth over the past year. Poor economic conditions continue to burden Western Europe and the United […]