May 16th, 2016
Euromonitor identified eight key trends that will impact the global consumption landscape, called the New Consumerism. These trends are building on consumer’s demand for thrift, sustainability, authenticity, simplicity, freedom and well-being. Today’s consumers are reassessing priorities, and this train of thought has the potential to impact across a multitude of industry sectors. Watch on […]
May 9th, 2016
As the UK heads towards its EU membership referendum, there remains much uncertainty over both the outcome and the implications of a vote to leave. In fact uncertainty is the key challenge in regard to Brexit, and this uncertainty will contribute to falls in business and consumer confidence as well as delays to investment decisions. […]
May 2nd, 2016
Today’s consumers are redefining their values and priorities, leading to the birth of the New Consumerism. This New Consumerism unites many of the key consumer trends of our time and is impacting on a whole host of industry sectors, from fashion to food to travel to transport.
April 25th, 2016
With economic risks still clouding the outlook, how exactly is this impacting on consumer spending and behaviour?
April 11th, 2016
The sharing economy is one of the eight trends which we see as combining to create The New Consumerism. The New Consumerism sees today’s consumers reassessing their priorities and increasingly ask themselves what they truly value
April 4th, 2016
As consumers reassess their priorities and increasingly ask themselves what they truly value, a host of major consumer trends have emerged: from the sharing economy to the preference given to experience over possessions, to frugal innovation and trading up and down. This shift towards new priorities, which we have christened “The New Consumerism”, is impacting […]
March 21st, 2016
Consumers in many emerging markets are living in difficult economic times. How exactly is this impacting on consumer spending and behaviour? 2016, it is fair to say, will be another challenging year for consumer-facing industries, but the picture is nuanced. Divergence is a key theme across emerging markets, so we must look beneath the top-line. […]
March 14th, 2016
2016 got off to a difficult start for the global economy with emerging markets suffering from investor jitters. What do these uncertain times mean for consumers on the ground in emerging markets?
March 7th, 2016
Our recent webinar: The Global Economy in 2016 explored the outlook for the global economy this year. The global economy looks set to continue to recover only slowly in 2016, with headline growth remaining disappointing. The world faces mounting risks this year: the China slowdown, as well as those of other large emerging markets such […]