Health and wellness are hot topics around the globe, but the obesity rate is high—and rising. The good news, however, is that consumers around the world are taking steps to take charge of their health.
Perceptions about private-label brands are favorable around the world, but value shares are not correspondingly distributed; they are much higher in developed regions like Europe, North America and Australia.
As snack manufacturers look to tailor offerings to deliver snacks that appeal to both the palate and the psyche, knowing what drives a consumer to pick one snack rather than another is vital to stay competitive in the $374 billion worldwide snacking industry.
U.S. grocers need to gear up for the opportunity online.
Price is not the only consideration that weighs heavily on consumers’ minds when grocery shopping. Health factors, product availability and in-store services are also important considerations. New findings from a Nielsen online survey of respondents from 56 countries around the world provide...