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Majority of tobacco giants failing to advance harm reduction
Majority of tobacco giants failing to advance harm reductionArticle

The first Tobacco Transformation Index finds that the majority of the 15 largest tobacco companies are not making substantive progress in phasing out cigarettes...

28 Sep 2020

Consumer markets under pressure in 2020
Consumer markets under pressure in 2020Article

As Covid-19 shifts the global economic outlook into deep recession, reflecting the impact of social distancing measures on economic activity, no industry remains untouched...

Camilla Butler 5 Jun 2020

Covid-19 to fast-track online grocery shopping beyond 2021
Covid-19 to fast-track online grocery shopping beyond 2021Article

E-commerce is the fastest-growing channel for global packaged food sales, recording a 21% growth in 2014-2019, according to Euromonitor International...

4 May 2020

Johannesburg makes it onto the Euromonitor International Top 100 City Destinations list for 2019
Johannesburg makes it onto the Euromonitor International Top 100 City Destinations list for 2019Article

Johannesburg has retained its place on the esteemed Euromonitor International Top 100 City Destinations List for 2019, and is the only sub-Saharan city that has managed to secure a spot...

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Top 10 global consumer trends for 2020 - Euromonitor
Top 10 global consumer trends for 2020 - EuromonitorArticle

Market research provider Euromonitor International has released its 'Top 10 Global Consumer Trends 2020' report. The annual report identifies the most impactful trends driving consumer behavior, values and habits in the year ahead...

14 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: The future of retailing in sub-Saharan Africa
#BizTrends2020: The future of retailing in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

Sub-Saharan Africa is home to 14% of the world's population and by 2030, the region's population will surpass that of China. The way consumers shop in the region is ever-changing...

Christele Chokossa 8 Jan 2020

Checkout with caution this festive season, warns Spoor & Fisher
Checkout with caution this festive season, warns Spoor & FisherArticle

Spoor & Fisher has warned consumers about the risk of potentially purchasing counterfeit goods when shopping online...

18 Dec 2019

Euromonitor reveals top 100 city destinations for 2019
Euromonitor reveals top 100 city destinations for 2019Article

This year's report, covering the world's leading cities ranked by international tourist arrivals shows that 5 out of the top 10 most visited cities in 2018 are in Asia Pacific, with Hong Kong listed as the most visited city in the world, followed by Bangkok...

3 Dec 2019

Maize production holds great potential for the African continent
Maize production holds great potential for the African continentArticle

Maize meal is the most widely grown crop in sub-Saharan Africa, accounting for 40% of the continent's production and 0.3% of global maize production in 2017...

23 Oct 2019

SA retailers still not fully embracing online opportunity - Accenture
SA retailers still not fully embracing online opportunity - AccentureArticle

A new study by Accenture suggests that traditional retailers in South Africa are putting most of their efforts into their core brick-and-mortar stores as they find online operations expensive...

21 Oct 2019

Key trends across retail channels in Africa
Key trends across retail channels in AfricaArticle

With a growing young population coupled with rapid urbanisation and fast-growing consumer expenditure, Africa offers attractive opportunities for entities wishing to expand into new frontier markets...

Christy Tawii 31 Jul 2019

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7 economic development trends to prepare for Africa 2050Article

What will the Africa of 2050 look like? Being only 31 years away, Africa's population is expected to double and there will be huge economic shifts...

17 Jul 2019

Using e-commerce data to build successful pricing strategies
Using e-commerce data to build successful pricing strategiesArticle

Euromonitor International's new report looks at how building an effective pricing strategy is critical to the successful sales and marketing of any product...

17 Apr 2019

#WTMA19: How tourism became an economic saving grace in sub-Saharan Africa
#WTMA19: How tourism became an economic saving grace in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

A growing number of countries in sub-Saharan Africa have started looking to tourism as a viable option for revenue generation...

Maroefah Smith 17 Apr 2019

Study shows women drive between 70% and 80% of all consumer purchasing
Study shows women drive between 70% and 80% of all consumer purchasingArticle

Marketing is finally moving beyond the "make it pink for the female market" strategy and acknowledging that, as well as shopping for themselves, women tend to control family finances, and also make purchasing decisions on behalf of those in their care, including children and elderly family members...

26 Mar 2019

8 trends driving innovation in sub-Saharan Africa
8 trends driving innovation in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

Across all consumer industries, innovation in sub-Saharan Africa is seeing new products and services offered to address challenges the continent faces...

12 Mar 2019

Euromonitor's top 10 global consumer trends for 2019
Euromonitor's top 10 global consumer trends for 2019Article

Euromonitor International has released its annual list of top emerging trends that provide insights into consumers' changing values and explores how their behaviour is disrupting business...

15 Jan 2019

Why human interaction is still relevant in growing hospitality
Why human interaction is still relevant in growing hospitalityArticle

"Today, there are roughly 124 different roles available across food & beverage, housekeeping, front office and chef departments. This industry is possibly the most diverse environment to cater to varied personality types, and this won't change much in the future."

11 Dec 2018

How Black Friday is changing purchasing patterns in sub-Saharan Africa
How Black Friday is changing purchasing patterns in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

The holiday season starts earlier every year, as three major shopping holidays originating in the US and China, namely Black Friday, Singles' Day and Cyber Monday, are extending to the rest of the world...

20 Nov 2018

4 trends shaping the dining experience
4 trends shaping the dining experienceArticle

A new study by global market research company Euromonitor International highlights emerging restaurant concepts around the world...

29 Oct 2018

26% of alcohol consumed globally is illicit
26% of alcohol consumed globally is illicitArticle

A new Euromonitor International report reveals that one in every four bottles of alcohol that's consumed is illicit.

25 Oct 2018

Chanel buys British swimwear brand Orlebar Brown
Chanel buys British swimwear brand Orlebar BrownArticle

French luxury house Chanel has acquired British tailored swimwear brand Orlebar Brown for an undisclosed sum...

Lauren Hartzenberg 1 Oct 2018

Tesco-Carrefour alliance promises to cut costs through joint buying power
Tesco-Carrefour alliance promises to cut costs through joint buying powerArticle

The announcement by Tesco and Carrefour that they will enter into a long-term, strategic alliance is the latest in a series of consolidation between the major grocery retailers in Western Europe...

4 Jul 2018

How consumer trends are transforming executive DNA
How consumer trends are transforming executive DNAArticle

Executive DNA is not immutable. Requirements shift. Profiles change. Business needs and economic conditions are obvious drivers, but societal factors, technology developments and the spirit of the times play a major role in how executives see themselves, their role and priorities...

Annelize van Rensburg 4 Jul 2018

#WTMA18: Six trends driving growth and change in African tourism
#WTMA18: Six trends driving growth and change in African tourismArticle

Each region is different and coping with different tensions. Mature economies have been struggling to maintain positive growth, and emerging markets have had their own challenges to deal with...

Cari Coetzee 2 May 2018

'Africa Rising' is a global megatrend - Euromonitor
'Africa Rising' is a global megatrend - EuromonitorArticle

Euromonitor International has just released a Shifting Market Frontiers Megatrend forecast in which it pegs 'Africa Rising' as a megatrend...

Louise Marsland 24 Apr 2018

Shoprite Group's discount week helps cash-strapped students stretch their budgets
Shoprite Group's discount week helps cash-strapped students stretch their budgetsArticle

Student Discount Week, available each month at Shoprite and Checkers stores, is assisting cash-strapped students to make their limited funds go a little further...

18 Apr 2018

SA's re-usable sanitary wear market to hit R17bn by 2022
SA's re-usable sanitary wear market to hit R17bn by 2022Article

Cloth diapers, nappies, menstrual cups and other re-usable sanitary wear are growing in popularity as environmentally-friendly options to reduce waste, increase savings and improve general hygiene...

3 Apr 2018

Toys 'R' Us packs up its playroom in the US
Toys 'R' Us packs up its playroom in the USArticle

Toys 'R' Us Inc. is going out of business, shutting all of its 735 toy stores and Babies 'R' Us stores in the US after a failed turnaround...

Lauren Hartzenberg 16 Mar 2018

Footwear and children's wear to remain key growth drivers in apparel market
Footwear and children's wear to remain key growth drivers in apparel marketArticle

Apparel and footwear industry performance in 2017 has seen value sales grow by 4% with sportswear the most dynamic growth area, closely followed by children's wear...

7 Feb 2018

Bacardi to acquire Patrón in $5.1bn deal
Bacardi to acquire Patrón in $5.1bn dealArticle

NEWSWATCH: Family-owned global spirits maker Bacardi Limited has acquired 100% ownership of Patrón Spirits International and its Patron tequila brand...

Lauren Hartzenberg 24 Jan 2018

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Top ten global consumer trendsArticle

The market research company, Euromonitor International revealed the top 10 global consumer trends for 2018...

23 Jan 2018

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Poor flight connectivity, strict visa rules make tourists avoid AfricaArticle

Travel agents and tourist service providers say it is important for African countries to simplify cross-border travel by easing and, in some cases, abolishing visa restrictions...

Maryanne Gicobi 29 Nov 2017

Retailers to watch this Black Friday, Cyber Monday
Retailers to watch this Black Friday, Cyber MondayArticle

Retailers and consumers alike are readying themselves for snaking queues and extended shopping hours in-store and online this Black Friday, falling on 24 November this year...

Lauren Hartzenberg 20 Nov 2017

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Kenya, SA to lead in luxury hotel growth in AfricaArticle

Kenya and South Africa have been named the projected continent leaders in luxury hotel growth in a new report...

10 Nov 2017

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The 'sportification' of natural productsArticle

Consumers are tapping into this trend and the South African sports nutrition market is expected to be worth R812.9 million by 2021...

10 Nov 2017

Johannesburg only sub-Saharan Africa city in Top 100 City Destinations Ranking 2017
Johannesburg only sub-Saharan Africa city in Top 100 City Destinations Ranking 2017Article

Euromonitor International has released the 2017 edition of the Top 100 City Destinations Ranking, incorporating global travel trends to provide insight on how cities are at the forefront of tourism growth...

6 Nov 2017

Top five South African consumer trends - Euromonitor
Top five South African consumer trends - EuromonitorArticle

Global market intelligence company, Euromonitor International, has just released the latest results of the 2017 Global Consumer Trends survey...

17 Oct 2017

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World tourism remains resilient despite global uncertaintiesArticle

“This is the sixth year in a row that travel and tourism have outpaced the global economy, showing the sector's resilience, and the eagerness of people to continue to travel and discover new places..."

Josephine Wawira 13 Oct 2017

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Lego cuts jobs, overhauls business following drop in revenueArticle

Iconic Danish toymaker Lego is set to shed 1,400 jobs after suffering its worst financial performance in over a decade...

Lauren Hartzenberg 6 Sep 2017

The future of shopping malls and what it means for property investors
The future of shopping malls and what it means for property investorsArticle

The decline of malls in the US has caused concern among real estate investors and raises the question of what this might mean for shopping centres in the UK and Europe...

Hugo Machin 5 Sep 2017

Trends driving growth in tourism and travel in Africa
Trends driving growth in tourism and travel in AfricaArticle

At the 41st Annual World Tourism Conference in Kigali, Rwanda, Euromonitor International revealed the key trends shaping travel and tourism in Africa.

29 Aug 2017

Long4Life is a shot in the arm for Holdsport
Long4Life is a shot in the arm for HoldsportArticle

Holdsport's share price has raced ahead in the past year, climbing 12%. This puts the company way ahead of the general retailers' index...

Colleen Goko 14 Aug 2017

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New report focuses on Johannesburg as travel hubArticle

Euromonitor International has released a new travel report focused on Johannesburg as a travel hub for international tourists...

14 Jul 2017

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Research reveals positive development in the African tourism sectorArticle

Through the partnership between WTM Africa and Euromonitor International, research divulged at the exhibition showed that key performance indicators revealed positive development in the travel sector of Africa...

15 Jun 2017

Qatar's packaged food industry to take heavy hit amid diplomatic crisis
Qatar's packaged food industry to take heavy hit amid diplomatic crisisArticle

Qatar's packaged food industry is expected to take a severe blow following the announcement that Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Bahrain are cutting diplomatic ties...

7 Jun 2017

Cutting ties with Qatar: How will this affect tourism in the Middle East?
Cutting ties with Qatar: How will this affect tourism in the Middle East?Article

The governments of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, and Bahrain cut diplomatic ties with Qatar over claims of the country sponsoring terrorism. The travel bans that followed will have a highly disruptive effect...

6 Jun 2017

Terrorism a threat to UK tourism numbers
Terrorism a threat to UK tourism numbersArticle

"For trips taken later in the year, it is likely that some potential visitors will be deterred from travelling to the UK because of safety and security considerations..."

6 Jun 2017

Africa increases high-value production, global trends identify industrial growth
Africa increases high-value production, global trends identify industrial growthArticle

Euromonitor International has released research on how industrial changes are shaping the B2B marketplace around the world...

16 May 2017

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