Fast-moving consumer goods and GDP growth in Q4 2018 was strongest in Asia-Pacific, and consumers in the region feel the best globally about their financial well-being. Comparatively, only 37% of consumers in Europe believe their conditions have improved over the past five years.
In this edition of the Nielsen Total Audience Report, we are happy to share year-over-year comparisons of media use to show how consumer behaviors have shifted across comparable measurement intervals.
The Nielsen Changing Consumer Prosperity report reveals consumers' sentiment toward their financial situations and explores the behavior and impact on spending, and how this has changed over time.
The fall season offers sports fans many reasons to grab their sweaters and head out the door to meet-up with friends and family to watch a game on the big screen.
As of May 2018, more than 14% of all TV households—or 16 million homes—had “over-the-air” (OTA) TV status, and that number is on the rise. As consumers look for more on-demand and cost-effective options, there has been a resurgence in this cable status segment.
As new products emerge, they risk overcrowding already crowded shelf sets, and so, the need to mindfully manage innovation efforts is essential. However, innovation is an area where mining data can be a particularly painstaking—and resource consuming—task.
Confidence on a global scale ended the third quarter two points higher than in the previous period and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sales in many countries are trending upward as a result.
While American consumers still claim to spend twice as much on in-home consumables as they do on dining out, when compared to 2011, Americans are spending nearly 2% more on dining out, and 2% less on food and beverages at home.
Access and convenience are two key factors that determine how people consume media at different times. So, is prime time still relevant in this era of device fragmentation? The answer is a resounding “Yes.”
Millennials represent 26% of households across America. And not only do Millennials hold great potential as the new wave of parents, they also carry their fair share of weight when it comes to FMCG spending—which will grow as they progress in their careers.
It's undisputed that internet accessibility, mobile technology and digital innovations are redefining consumers every interaction and will continue to enable and disrupt many aspects of consumers' lifestyle well into the future.
Veterans are a unique consumer group that offers marketers opportunities to either create brand awareness or extend their existing relationships with these consumers. With today's population at nearly 20 million across the U.S., the marketing appetite is here now as this group offers distinct consumer habits as they fold back into their everyday lifestyles after their service terms end.
Music is the universal language of the U.S. population. Nielsen's 2018 Music 360 report is a powerful source of consumer behaviors and attitudes, filled with a comprehensive range of self-reported data to help you deeply understand today's music consumer.
A look at how companies in a crowded segment like craft beer can tap into growth after the initial innovation buzz fades.
This global report on sustainability looks at the forces of change moving this mega trend forward: environmental challenges, increasing consumer demand, and how governments and corporations are responding more aggressively.
Some trends, like avocado and charcoal, started small and grew into something more mainstream. But if you're looking to spot the next big trendy ingredient claim, you'll need a scientific approach to land on something with true staying power.