Insights

Russian Men Go Shopping

If you think that grocery shopping is women’s work, think again. In Russia, more than half (52%) of men are making shopping decisions for food, household and personal care products, and 43 percent are making shopping purchases, according to a recent Nielsen Global Survey of respondents with...

Specialty Retailers are Fresh Options in Latin America

Latin America’s warm climate and sustainable agriculture serve up a bounty of fresh food options for consumers, fueling frequent shopping trips for everything from tantalizing fruits to tasty baked goods. Latin Americans shop for fresh foods an average of three times per week, but make four trips...

U.S. Women Control the Purse Strings

Women have tremendous spending power in America today—and it’s growing. Market estimates about their total purchasing power varies, ranging anywhere from $5 trillion to $15 trillion annually. And the scope of that spending is notably vast. Fleishman-Hillard Inc. estimates that women will...