August 10th, 2016
Monitoring demographic trends is a vital part of business strategy for any consumer goods or services company as changes in population size will impact the consumer market potential. Shifts within a population profile, such as diversity or ageing, will also change demand and provide new opportunities.
August 9th, 2016
There is an increase in consumption of plant-based food and beverages among consumers as they are often perceived as more natural, sustainable and healthy. Some consumers, suspicious of antibiotics and hormones, are either reducing or stopping meat consumption altogether. Health, wellness, taste, nutrition, ethical sourcing and sustainability will be the main focus of food and […]
July 6th, 2016
According to our research, many developing economies are shifting from saving to investing behaviors with the global middle class forecasted to grow to more than one billion consumers by 2020. These shifts open up a world of opportunity for investors.
June 20th, 2016
Euromonitor International has recently completed the full publication of its 2016 Packaging edition, with the final research installment – the Beverage Packaging 2016 edition data – published in May 2016.
June 8th, 2016
Passport Ethical Labels is our brand new database created in response to the growing movement towards social responsibility and sustainability.
May 24th, 2016
While children may represent a dwindling demographic in terms of share of the population, they are a growing market force with unprecedented purchasing power and influence on the household budget. This strategy briefing takes a close look at the global impact of the young generation and its attitudes towards technology, health, culture and relationships on […]
May 22nd, 2016
Euromonitor International is pleased to provide our blog readers with the executive summary of our new economic outlook Global Economic Forecasts: Q2 2016.
April 27th, 2016
When looking at away-from-home tissue products, developed markets do not offer much growth as many of the markets are already saturated. Manufacturers should be examining the growth of correlating industries to examine new areas for growth, especially in the consumer foodservice industry. Monitoring growth in the foodservice industry can give away-from-home tissue companies a better […]
April 21st, 2016
At its annual developer’s conference, Facebook announced it would add Chatbots to its messenger app. These bots are designed to mimic human behaviour and some of them will be able to assist users with purchasing goods using the Facebook Messenger app. Retailers need to be aware that users cannot pay using a chatbot yet, although […]
April 20th, 2016
The global fresh food market grew by 2 percent in 2015, reaching 2.2 billion tonnes. Home cooking made a return in Western Europe and North America which led to more consumers buying fresher ingredients. Three categories in fresh food performed particularly well in 2015: pulses, fish and seafood and eggs. Conversely, meat continues to […]