May 25th, 2016
Even though there is considerable uncertainty around the exact conditions of a potential Brexit, most of the attempts to quantify the economic impact of leaving the EU on the UK economy provide negative results. Estimates by Euromonitor Macro Model show long-term GDP decline of 2% relative to a baseline, raising the unemployment rate and […]
May 24th, 2016
Lietuvos Respublikos Seimas priėmė alkoholio kontrolės įstatymo pataisas, kuriomis nuspręsta, kad nuo 2016 m. lapkričio mėnesio bus draudžiama skelbti apie alkoholinių gėrimų kainų sumažinimą. Pačios nuolaidos alkoholiniams gėrimams liko neuždraustos. Šiomis įstatymo pataisomis Seimas nori parodyti, jog siekiama sumažinti skatinimą pirkti alkoholinius gėrimus Lietuvoje, kuri yra tarp daugiausiai alkoholinių gėrimų suvartojančių šalių Europoje. Pagal alkoholinių […]
May 24th, 2016
Lithuania’s parliament recently added a new amendment to the Alcohol Control Law, which, from November 2016, will prohibit retailers from displaying discounts on alcoholic drinks.
May 23rd, 2016
In the United Kingdom, food and drinks with at least one ethical label accounted for 45% of value sales in 2015. The largest contributors to this were the Vegetarian label with US$26.8 billion, the No Artificial Colours label with US$13.9 billion and the No Artificial Flavours label with US$12.4 billion in value sales.
May 22nd, 2016
Event dates: June 1-2, 2016 Event location: InterContinental Hotel, Warsaw, Poland Event description: EDANA’s Nonwovens Symposium brings together experts from nonwovens and related industries to review and discuss the latest trends and developments in the industry. Euromonitor presentation: Retail disposable hygiene products in Eastern Europe: uncertainties and opportunities in 2015 and beyond Euromonitor analyst, Eka […]
May 21st, 2016
Challenging economic and political conditions are making these tense times for consumer foodservice in Ukraine. The number of outlets declined by 12% in 2014 and by 10% 2015, while the market shrank by 3% in US dollar value terms in 2014, with a further 7% decline in 2015.
May 19th, 2016
In Europe, cycling as a tool for transportation is a so-called trademark of Dutch and Danish cities, which boast some of the most impressive bicycle infrastructure worldwide.
May 19th, 2016
Event: Global DIY Summit Location: Stockholm, Sweden Date: 7th June 2016 Speaker: Filipe Oliveira, Senior Analyst, Euromonitor International Global Home Improvement is a US$ 270bn strong market, second only to the Home Furnishings category within the Home & Garden universe. Whilst global sales have registered double digit period growth over the past five years, there […]
May 13th, 2016
Date: May 23-25, 2016 Location: Estrel Hotel, Berlin, Germany Event Description: The Savoury Snacks Production Course is a three-day educational programme organised by the European Snacks Association where attendees learn in detail about industry best practice and the latest practical applications of new technology, both to improve product quality and consistency, and to achieve potentially significant cost savings. […]
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. […]