Global sport's top-line metrics, notably global sponsorship and media rights spend, continued to point in the right direction in 2016 but it was also a year of rapid change across the industry.
In 1990, 57% of Southeast Asia was in poverty and access to daily necessities one could afford was not to be taken for granted. Today, so much has changed that a new niche at the high end of the affordability spectrum has emerged to fan the aspirations of consumers – premiumization.
Globally, more than six-in-10 respondents (63%) say they like when manufacturers offer new products. But while consumers across the globe are enthusiastic about new products, their purchasing patterns vary widely.
Consumer confidence in Asia-Pacific increased in nine of 14 markets measured by Nielsen in Q1, compared to only three that rose in Q4 2014. Nine markets in the region remained at or above the 100-baseline level of optimism. At 130, India reached its highest level since 2011—up one-point from Q4....
Starting the year positively, global consumer confidence saw an increase of one point from fourth-quarter 2014, with an index score of 97. After a slight dip at the end of last year, when all regional confidence scores declined, it was a more upbeat start to the year, as confidence increased...
By Connie Cheng, Executive Director of Nielsen’s Shopper Practice in Southeast Asia, North Asia and Pacific Female empowerment is growing across Asia as women secure better and more independent incomes, higher education and gender equality. In tandem, women’s spending power has increased...
Nielsen Global Survey of Consumer Confidence and Spending Intentions. - Asia-Pacific region reported the highest consumer confidence score compared to the other regions.
Annual Nielsen report identifies key trends & market shifts in the grocery sector in Asia Pacific, reveals that grocery prices remain a point of contention for Asia Pacific consumers.
Today’s Chinese consumer is more sophisticated; gaining competitive advantage in China in the emerging online retail landscape takes indepth knowledge of the consumer.
China’s e-commerce industry already offers major opportunities to retailers; 38% of Chinese consumers shop online.