June 29th, 2006
At first glance, the future might not look too bright for Russian vodka companies. Faced with a declining domestic market and increasing competition from international players such as Diageo and, especially, Ukraine’s Soyuz-Victan and Nemiroff, it is hardly surprising to see them looking abroad to potentially lucrative export markets such as the US and the UK.
May 11th, 2006
According to the latest research from Euromonitor International, France still remains Western Europe’s top inbound tourist destination. Spain, at number two, however, has stronger annual growth figures as it is not as dependent as France on US arrivals.
September 27th, 2005
Cosmetics and toiletries products containing natural ingredients are reviving growth in maturing cosmetics markets, according to a new report from Euromonitor International – “The Growth of Natural Ingredients”.
August 12th, 2005
According to the latest research from Euromonitor International, sales of ice cream in Western Europe reached US$20.3bn in 2004, a decrease of 0.4% from the previous year. This stagnant value growth is the result of several key factors, including maturity of demand, concern over dietary issues and increasing competition from private label within the grocery channel.
July 26th, 2005
In this feature, Euromonitor examines the recent rapid development of the vending channel for impulse food and drinks in emerging markets, driven by a more modern vending infrastructure and changes in lifestyles, and eating and drinking habits.
June 23rd, 2005
When set in a global context, not from concentrate 100% juice (NFC juice) is a relatively small category within the soft drinks industry and, due to its relatively higher selling price in comparison to other juice categories, it is seen as a premium product in most countries.
March 16th, 2005
Pet ownership in China is on the increase and attitudes towards pets are changing, with Chinese people demonstrating greater love and care towards their pets, according to the latest report from Euromonitor International.
February 25th, 2005
In a marketplace where geographical expansion is becoming ever more important, prompting Anheuser-Busch to step up its overseas expansion and InBev to gain a foothold in every corner of the world, Anne Nugent, research manager for alcoholic drinks at Euromonitor International, assesses the driving forces within the global beer market.
November 12th, 2004
Eastern Europe offers the global travel and tourism industry a golden opportunity for growth, according to the latest research from Euromonitor International.
October 5th, 2004
One of the key means for companies to extend their products beyond the typical distribution or product development agreement is to push existing brands into new food categories