November 28th, 2016
Ringing in at USD30 billion in retail sales in 2015, sanitary protection remains the second largest product category globally, after nappies/diapers/pants. While over a quarter of all sales are still coming from the developed markets of North America and Western Europe, the demand for the products in these markets has been unfavourably affected by a […]
November 25th, 2016
North American tissue marketplace shows a high level of saturation. While retail brands struggle with high per capita and household penetration, slow population growth and pricing pressures, AFH segment is facing challenges that stem from fundamental structural changes and budgetary constraints across institutional channels. Product customization, new technologies in tissue and nonwovens, cost efficiencies […]
October 22nd, 2016
Peaking in 2015, strong consumer and government support formed in favour of the removal of the UK’s 5% VAT on sanitary protection products – the so-called “Tampon Tax”. UK consumers engaged very strongly with the idea that, while items such as razors and Jaffa Cakes were zero-rated, the VAT on tampons specifically, and the cost […]
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 19th, 2016
Name: Hygienix Date: 24-27 October Location: Orlando, FL Link: http://www.inda.org/events/hygienix16/index.html Event Description: Hygienix is a must for anyone in the absorbent hygiene and personal care industry. Come, and you can network with world renowned speakers. Connect with industry peers. Find out what’s happening around the world, what trends are emerging, and what the possibilities are […]
September 8th, 2016
Name: RISI North American Conference Date: October 4-6 Location: San Diego, CA Event Description: Join industry colleagues in San Diego for the Thirty First Annual RISI North American Conference. This is the premier forum to immerse yourself in all aspects of the forest products industry. Discover how RISI’s deep industry expertise will help you understand […]
September 1st, 2016
Dates: 27 – 29 September 2016 Location: Istanbul Congress Center, Istanbul, Turkey Description: in line with the growing tissue demand in this region, Tissue World Istanbul provides a dedicated one-stop platform for the industry from Eastern Europe, Russia, the CIS, the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa, to meet, network and understand the intricacies involved […]
July 19th, 2016
Location: Shanghai, China Date: 10th-11th Oct. 2016
June 30th, 2016
INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabric Industry, held its World of Wipes International Conference at the Sheraton Grand Chicago Hotel 7-10 June.
May 21st, 2016
Euromonitor International is pleased to present an interview with Molly Hayward, co-founder of Cora, a tampon subscription service that provides consumers with 100% organic cotton tampons in a discreet and elegant format.