In a new gender-focused study, we looked at consumer confidence, economic sentiment and spending intentions by gender over the past five years to understand how the needs and wants of female consumers have evolved.
Mega-cities such as Jakarta, Manila and Bangkok come to mind when companies and investors think of ASEAN. While these mega-cities are important to consumer market, they do not dominate consumer demand.
While ASEAN has been enjoying economic recognition in recent years, many businesses approach the region as a single entity and surprisingly, little is known about the many cities and regions that make up the archipelago.
In addition to being hyper connected and digitally driven, Millennials are focused on personal experiences. And for many, those experiences happen away from home. Notably, Millennials are very interested in travel—and shopping along their journeys.
In addition to being hyper connected and digitally driven, Millennials are focused on personal experiences. And for many, those experiences happen away from home. Notably, Millennials are very interested in travel. In fact, they travel more than any other generation, including Baby Boomers.
Part of the fun of shopping is the thrill of the chase and 62% of Malaysian consumers say they enjoy taking the time to find bargains.
1 in 2 Malaysian consumers feel anxious when their mobile devices are not close at hand. The struggle is real and in an increasingly connected world where news, retail shopping, banking and entertainment are all available 24/7 on a variety of mobile devices, fear of missing out (FOMO) is a...
As a consumer group, Millennials are just starting to flex their spending power, which will grow significantly in the coming years. While they’re years from fully establishing themselves, they’re already having a marked impact on the global consumer landscape.
Are you progressing, prepared or pessimistic about the future? Can you see around the next corner? Is your business model ready to navigate ubiquitous change?
The migrant segment in Malaysia has been growing quickly in recent years, as the pace of growth in the nation has sparked a massive influx of foreign workers from neighbouring countries.