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JAB Grows Share and Influence in US Foodservice with Panera Bread Purchase

by May 1st, 2017

JAB Holding Company’s purchase of Panera Bread is the latest example of market consolidation in US foodservice. Euromonitor discusses how JAB might leverage Panera’s meal-oriented menu offerings to complement its portfolio of brands and increase daypart coverage as well as JAB’s growing influence in global foodservice and what the Panera transaction means for the future […]

Ageing: A Changing Narrative: A Top Global Consumer Trend for 2017

by April 25th, 2017

As 2017 unfolds, consumers aged over 50, the most vocal and youngest of whom are part of a generation known for their outspoken views, the baby boomers, are living a changed ageing narrative with shifting perceptions and attitudes towards maturing. This sees articulate ‘ambassadors’ and organisational advocates ‘disrupting ageing’ via louder consumption demands, shifting work […]

Has the Southern European Airline Industry Recovered from the Economic Downturn?

by April 8th, 2017

The Southern European states of Spain, Italy, Greece and Portugal were some of the hardest hit countries during the economic downturn of 2008-2009. Rising unemployment, falling incomes and decreased consumer confidence quenched the high pre-crisis performance of many industries — one of them being airlines. An economic recovery has been witnessed across these countries with […]