More consumers are using product information and labels on food packaging, nutrition and fitness to meet personal health goals. Fusing Nielsen data with nutritional information from The George Institute reveals the positive impact the Health Star Rating is having on brands in particular categories.
The news that Amazon is coming to Australian shores has the local retailing community set for something of a shake-up; and the pharmacy sector is not immune to the imminent disruption. In January 2017, 38% of Australians were aware of a potential Amazon launch, this increased to 47% by March 2017.
As the world collaborates on the United Nation’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, good data are critical to the world’s ability to set goals, generate plans and measure our collective progress.
When asked to pick the attributes they seek when purchasing all-purpose cleaners, 40% around the world say they want environmentally friendly benefits and nearly as many (36%) say they don’t want harsh chemicals.
What makes a strong corporate reputation? While few brands would argue the need for effective management, quality products and a strong social responsibility platform, many are overlooking one of their greatest assets when it comes to reputation management: their employees.
In a recent survey, Nielsen asked corporate leaders and the general public to describe the current state of corporate social responsibility. The gap in perceptions between the two groups is striking. So what’s driving the gap?
As concerns about the environment and corporate sustainability continue to build momentum around the world, understanding the connection between sentiment and purchasing actions has never been more important. Have companies risen to meet consumer expectations?
In a world of choice, social responsibility is increasingly a factor for purchasing one product over another. In fact, 66% of respondents say they’re willing to pay more for products and services that come from companies who are committed to positive social and environmental impact.
If we know that consumers are engaging more with brands that are going green, producing sustainable products and giving back, do we have insight into which causes resonate the most? And are there discernible preferences between men and women? The short answer is yes.
The Q3 2014 Australian Multi-Screen Report - compiled collaboratively by Nielsen and Australia's official television audience measurement providers, OzTAM and Regional TAM – provides the trends in video viewership beyond conventional television sets.
The Q2 2014 Australian Multi-Screen Report - compiled collaboratively by Nielsen and Australia's official television audience measurement providers, OzTAM and Regional TAM – provides the trends in video viewership beyond conventional television sets.
The Q1, 2014 Australian Multi Screen Report - compiled collaboratively by Nielsen and Australia's official television audience measurement providers, OzTAM and Regional TAM – provides the trends in video viewership beyond conventional television sets.
Do consumers really care about conscious capitalism when it comes to buying decisions? Are they willing to pay more for products and services that come from companies that engage in actions that further some social good? For a growing number of consumers around the world, the answer is yes.
Today’s digital consumer has opened many doors for marketers, but they’ve also posed some unique challenges for an array of industry participants – advertisers, media owners and content providers. With so many touch points out there, the opportunities are growing. What’s more, the mobility of these devices provides brands multiple opportunities to engage with consumers at the right time, in the right place.
Shopper research highlights that what shoppers say does not necessarily equal what they do, as 99 percent of their behaviour is subconscious. Observing and demystifying what consumers are really feeling, and translating this to what they are doing in store, was a key focus for a recent effort between Nielsen’s Shopper team and Wrigley – one of the largest manufacturers retailing at the front of store.