Tissue and Hygiene

Euromonitor to Speak at World of Wipes 2017

by April 6th, 2017

Name: World of Wipes Date: June 12-15 Location: Gaylord Opryland Resort | Nashville, TN Link: Event Description: This four-day full immersion in the World of Wipes® (WOW) will give you the up-to-the-minute insight you need to stay qualified and relevant in this dynamic industry. Get up to speed on emerging technologies, new regulations, new […]

Key Tissue and Hygiene Research Highlights for 2017

by March 7th, 2017

  The 2017 Tissue and Hygiene research, now available to access on Passport, provides latest insights into the industry performance in 2016 and key prospects through to 2021. KEY RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS 1. Overall, tissue and disposable hygiene products demonstrate a positive growth trajectory globally, although economic and political headwinds continue to impact demand in a […]

Private Label Continues Penetration in Romania

by February 21st, 2017

Despite the fact that the average wages in Romania are still notably smaller than in developed countries, private label’s penetration in Home Care and Tissue and Hygiene industries remains significantly low. This could be mainly explained by dominating share of multinational players that historically preserve confident leadership in this country. However, over the next five […]

Banana Pads in Rwanda: Interview with Elizabeth Scharpf, CEO of Sustainable Health Enterprises (SHE)

by January 8th, 2017

Euromonitor International had the opportunity to interview Elizabeth Scharpf, CEO of Sustainable Health Enterprises (SHE). SHE is a social venture whose first initiative, the SHE28 campaign, aims to provide affordable sanitary protection to girls and women in emerging markets where there is a lack of access to affordable products. In impoverished areas, sanitary pads typically cost more […]

Family Planning and Contraception: Challenge for Sanitary Protection

by 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 […]

Away-From-Home Tissue Market in North America: Structural Changes, Challenges and Opportunities

by 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 […]