The Connected Consumer Chat: Top Trends in Remote Commerce

by , , , , , , , , and April 29th, 2016

  The remote purchase environment continues to drive the m-commerce story line, with consumers increasingly shifting from computers to mobile devices when researching and making purchases. In 2015, for example, Chinese consumers purchased more from mobile devices than computers for the first time ever. This trend will continue in other markets in the near future. […]


The Soft Drinks Market in Brazil

by April 28th, 2016

  The soft drinks market in Brazil grew by 2 percent in 2015 despite unfavorable economic situations in the country. Small and regional players are finding opportunities in powered concentrates, as consumers turn towards these drinks when their available income shrinks. Energy drinks grew by 10 percent in the country as consumers choose natural energy […]


Trends in Fresh Food for 2016

by 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 […]


Key Trends in Industry for 2016

by , , , , and April 19th, 2016

  This year, Euromonitor International is proud to announce global briefings as part of its Passport Industrial research database. The research includes nine industries such as pharmaceuticals, railways, banking and pesticides. In this video, our industrial team identifies key trends in their areas of research for 2016. Watch on YouTube


Singapore: A Main Driver in Research and Development for Pharmaceuticals

by April 16th, 2016

  Singapore is the world 12th largest pharmaceuticals producer, and over 30 drug producers have a research and development presence in Singapore including Novartis, Eli Lilly, Takeda and GSK. Singapore has a highly developed physical and regulatory infrastructure, skilled manpower and easy access to rapidly expanding Asian markets. Although pharmaceutical companies may be dealing with […]


Industry and Consumer Trends Surrounding Spring in Japan

by , , , , and April 10th, 2016

  Springtime in Japan is marked by Hanami, or flower-viewing parties in Japan. It also marks an important time of year for Japanese manufacturers, consumers and industries. Learn more about how tourism, travel, beverages, foods, beauty, fashion, home appliances, technology, and Japan’s economy itself are impacted by springtime in the country. Watch on YouTube