Our new Irish Consumers & Sustainability report shows Irish people are willing to educate themselves when it comes to environmental awareness and recycling grocery products, and believe it’s the responsibility of retailers to reduce the amount of packaging used on grocery products.
Every year, across Europe, we generate 25 million tonnes of plastic waste, but less than 30% is collected for recycling.
New data shows headline growth in the last four weeks was +1.5%, compared with +1.9% during the previous four-week period, and a stark contrast to the +3.1% for the equivalent period last year.
A new era of sustainability is rising and it’s touching every corner of the world. Consumers in markets big and small are increasingly motivated to be more environmentally conscious and are exercising their power and voice through the products they buy. But why do these shifts feel so urgent?
Following a record summer of spending, shoppers are tightening their purse strings in anticipation for the upcoming holiday season, signalled by a slowdown in grocery sales.
With rising consumer uptake across e-commerce categories, online FMCG growth is accelerating across the globe. In fact, we estimate that online FMCG growth will accelerate four times faster growth than offline sales in the next five years.
This report looks at the changing FMCG e-commerce landscape in eight markets (Colombia, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Taiwan, Thailand, United Arab Emirates), influenced by 10 key drivers, along with deep insights for each of these markets.
A slight drop in consumer sentiment in the second quarter was reflected in a slight pullback in spending in certain markets, as skepticism about the future had some consumers feeling as though their free cash would be better served in savings rather than on discretionary purchases.
E-commerce is becoming an important factor in further driving fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) growth across major markets globally. View our webinar to explore the framework of 10 key drivers for e-commerce success and which combination of drivers are importance based on their respective markets.
Following a bumper summer of spending, consumers have returned to their regular shopping behaviours and more usual levels of grocery spend.