In these times, when every waking moment is potentially shareable on social media, beauty does seem to be skin deep. The desire to constantly look well-groomed is expanding the beauty market, beyond the conventional boundaries of age, gender, geography and town class.
While most Indian households don’t have the financial means to indulge in eating out, the story is markedly different in urban centres. A sizeable number of Indians living in cities spend significant amounts on eating out.
The adoption of smartphones and the incidence of online financial transactions has always been high among Millennials. Comparatively, Gen X has been slower to adopt technology in general. What’s interesting is that this trend may be losing steam.
The majority of global consumers are exposed to both multinational and local brands. That begs the question: Just how much does the “Made In” moniker influence purchasing behavior?
This edition focuses on how stock levels and consumer prices have actually panned out in comparison to expectations, as well as the extent to which, retailers have understood, adapted and created opportunities around this new tax regime.
As the e-commerce channel expands, the future success of brands will be significantly affected by how successful they are online. As increasingly time poor consumers seek convenience and on-the-go purchases, online sales of FMCG will gain more importance.
Retail e-commerce is an underutilized channel that is about to change rapidly. Discover what the key forces are in winning in this fast changing market environment.
The world is increasingly complex, instrumented and virtual. There’s vast amounts of information about consumers and the factors that influence their behavior that simply didn’t exist in the data warehouse era. Here, we take a closer look at how all this data will affect retail when it comes...
Global consumer confidence showed signs of continued improvement in the second quarter of 2017, with an index score of 104, which was up three points from quarter four 2016.
GST is the biggest tax reform that India has undertaken in recent years. Though fairly well-prepared, a certain amount of disruption is likely as businesses adapt to the implications. As a follow-up to Nielsen’s initial point of view on GST, the attached report Shifting Dynamics: GST- The Nielsen...