Much like the sentiment felt among European consumers, many North Americans expect the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) to last for quite some time. That means the inordinate rise of in-home food and beverage consumption we’ve seen this year will likely continue for the foreseeable...
Beyond the buzz created around the early release of Starbuck’s Pumpkin Spice Latte, there is something big brewing in the U.S. coffee market. Nielsen data shows that the ready-to-drink coffee category is hot, and a steady stream of innovation is fueling this dollar sales growth.
The Negroni—a bitter Italian cocktail—is making a comeback in local bars and restaurants throughout the U.S. But who's ordering them and how can your on-premise establishment benefit from their resurgence?
Many year-end celebrations center around feasts that often put turkey and ham in the spotlight, but no gathering is ever truly complete without an assortment of baked goodies as well.
Within the U.S., Thanksgiving is a big week for fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sales in brick-and-mortar stores. So far, the week of the holiday was the highest grossing week of 2018.
Despite the annual arrival of common allergens, over-the-counter allergy medications have not experienced a corresponding a lift in sales this season. In fact, sales have declined slightly.
Is it too early for pumpkin spice? According to Nielsen’s Friday morning data, sales of American’s favorite fall flavor are already moving off shelves.
Across the U.S., many shoppers are in the midst of the back-to-school season. And Nielsen’s Friday morning data for the week ended Aug. 11, 2018, shows that back to school shopping has been a bit of a mixed bag for categories across FMCG.
Across the food service industry, actions are being taken to limit the use of plastic straws to reduce environmental impacts. But have consumers drawn their last straw when it comes to FMCG purchases?
According to Nielsen's Friday morning data for the week ending July 21, 2018, we haven’t seen this year’s Prime Day sales blitz negatively affect manufacturer’s total brick-and-mortar sales during the same week.