There may have been a small uplift in economic recovery recently, but research shows consumers do not believe this will last. Over two-thirds (69%) of consumers have less confidence in the economy for 2021 than they do right now, Epsilon-Conversant’s
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The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has today published a report which shows that exports of food and drink in the first half of the year fell for the first time since 2015. The data shows that when compared to
UK consumers lagging behind Italy, Spain and Germany when it comes to awareness of sustainability in fashion
Sustainability is a hot topic for the fashion industry and is now starting to enter the conscience of UK consumers, with high street brands such Zara and H&M bringing out successful sustainable collections.
Almost half of UK consumers plan to use more online services post-pandemic, ForgeRock survey reveals
The Covid-19 pandemic has triggered a deep, widespread and likely permanent shift to buying goods and services online rather than in-person across a wide range of sectors and age groups, a new survey of British consumers has found.
Fastest growing brands Ocado, Deliveroo and Just Eat reflect massive growth in home delivery during pandemic, finds BrandZ Top 75 Most Valuable UK Brands ranking
Online retail and take-away brands Ocado, Deliveroo and Just Eat are the UK’s fastest growing brands according to the 2020 BrandZ™ Top 75 Most Valuable UK Brands report, launched today by WPP and Kantar.
63% of British Muslims feel supermarkets have outdated and lazy campaigns related to Ramadan and halal produce, study shows
Mud orange, the award-winning creative agency helping brands to connect with diverse audiences, today launches findings from its first m.economy research on food and drink. The never previously explored insights reveal British Muslims’ motivations, behaviours and attitudes towards dining, grocery
Less than half of retail workers say their employer is prepared for a second wave of COVID-19, study finds
In a sweeping survey of employees and business leaders across 11 nations, The Workforce Institute at UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) found only a fraction of employees (20%) felt their organisation met their needs during the initial months of the COVID-19
Latest data from retail experts Springboard reveals that footfall across UK retail destinations declined by -3% last week from the week before, however, all of this decline was driven by a -6.8% drop in activity in high streets whilst in
A lack of training has left frontline retail associates underprepared to perform during the pandemic, research from the latest report from Axonify, the modern training and communication solution for frontline associates, has revealed.
One third of e-commerce companies are choosing to opt-out of participating in peak season campaigns this year: an unprecedented rise from only 6% in 2019, according to research published by Yieldify. However, consumer demand is trending in the opposite direction,
The UK food-to-go market has experienced significant challenges in 2020 and will continue to be impacted by COVID-19 over the next three years, according to the latest forecast from IGD. The new research, formed in consultation with the industry, predicts
Fragrance sales are leading the recovery in the UK prestige beauty market according to The NPD Group. The prestige fragrance market reported sales of £1.3 billion in 2019 and post-lockdown, since the reopening of non-essential retail stores, fragrance has recovered
Seismic shift in consumer spending habits with 60% prioritising purchase of essential items, Selligent study shows
Selligent, the intelligent omni-channel cloud technology company, today published its third annual Selligent Global Connected Consumer Index, a global study of 5,000 consumers focused on brand interactions and expectations. This year’s study finds seismic shifts in consumer behaviour and changing
Six months of lockdown have changed how we shop – and 81% of us are going to stay that way, study shows
Research has revealed how the UK’s shopping habits have transformed over the past six months of coronavirus. In fact, the number of Brits who think their shopping habits have changed permanently has gone up from 60% in April to 81%
Take-home grocery sales growth in Ireland slowed to 13.7% year on year during the 12 weeks to 6 September 2020, the latest figures from Kantar reveal. Slowing growth suggests shoppers are starting to return to more normal habits following the
Latest data from retail experts Springboard reveals that footfall across UK retail destinations rose by +2.4% last week from the week before. This week marked the first full week of the "rule of six" being in force, but appeared not
Nation ditches open plan layouts, eats outside all year round and grooms while working, new John Lewis report reveals
Today, John Lewis & Partners has published a report entitled “The Flexible Living Report: Redefining The UK’s Homes For a New Chapter in Twenty-First Century Living”, which reveals how our homes have been carved up, redrawn and modified over the
A new survey conducted by global packaging leader Smurfit Kappa has revealed that British consumers are making a statement by demanding more sustainable packaging from brands before making online fashion purchases. The survey, which was conducted with consumers across four
Twinings, McCain and Mars are among the top FMCG product innovators in the UK, reveals a new list released today by Nielsen BASES. The Top 25 Breakthrough Innovations list celebrates recent product innovations across various FMCG categories in Europe.
New data released today by Adyen, the global payments platform of choice for many of the world’s leading companies, underscores the importance of omni-channel retail in mitigating sector and wider economic turbulence caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
In a recent survey, over half of customers polled revealed that they tend to buy from a brand with a big personality.
A third of retail workers say it’s become more difficult to deal with customers since COVID-19 outbreak
As the retail industry looks to get back on its feet, one third (33%) of UK retail workers have admitted that they’ve found dealing with shoppers more difficult than before the COVID-19 outbreak. This according to the latest ‘Work Different’
Investment in sustainable innovation will help brands win a growing Eco-Active consumer group. With $1 in every $5 spent on fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) products coming from an environmentally conscious consumer, Kantar’s Who Cares Who Does study demonstrates green
Apparel retailers launching free delivery en masse by the New Year in bid to win back shoppers, finds Brightpearl
Apparel retailers are launching a range of new online services as a response to Covid-19 and in a bid to lure shoppers to make more online orders.
The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar show take-home grocery sales rose by 10.8% during the 12 weeks to 6 September 2020. While it marks the sector’s fifth consecutive period of double-digit growth, sales slowed in August as