Insights

Confidence Attitudes in Latin America Run Hot and Cold

At 3,212 feet tall with a plunge of 2,648 feet, Angel Falls in Venezuela isn’t the only part of Latin America with drastic peaks and valleys. Nielsen’s latest Global Survey of Consumer Confidence shows that consumer confidence sentiment also varied widely in the region. Brazil led confidence in...

Millennials: Breaking the Myths

Millennials may be many things, but they may not be what you expect. Millennials are the social generation. They’re the founders of the social media movement—constantly connected to their social circles via online and mobile. They prefer to live in dense, diverse urban villages where social...

Resilient, Receptive and Relevant

With a current buying power of $1 trillion that is forecasted to reach $1.3 trillion dollars by the year 2017, the importance of connecting with African-American consumers is more important than ever. Importantly, these consumers are distinct from other consumer groups, and understanding them is...

African-American Consumers are More Relevant Than Ever

With a current buying power of $1 trillion that is forecasted to reach $1.3 trillion by the year 2017*,the importance of connecting with African-American consumers is more important than ever. As detailed in a new report published by Nielsen in collaboration with the National Newspaper Publishers...

15.9% of Americans Struggle With Hunger

Hunger is a huge issue in today’s world, and you might be surprised to know that it’s not only a problem in emerging countries, but also in developed ones. For example, one in six people in the U.S. is struggling with hunger. From a cost perspective, in 2011, food insecure people reported...

Latina Power Shift

Hispanic women are a key growth engine of the U.S. female population and are expected to become 30 percent of the total female population by 2060, while the non-Hispanic white female population is expected to drop to 43 percent.

Webinar: Boomers - Marketers Most Valuable Generation

In 5 years, 50 percent of the U.S. population will be 50+. Despite numbers of 80 million strong, they have been unaddressed by many marketers and advertisers since aging out of the popular 18-49 group. Why have some brands passed them by? What are others doing successfully for a group that is...

10 Things to Know About Today’s Female Consumer

Think you know a thing or two about women? They’re dynamic consumers and worth paying attention to. Here are a few reasons why. ESPN’s “NFL Regular Season” was the top cable TV program among American women age 21-24 in November 2012. Eighty-nine percent of women in developing countries have...