Global information company The NPD Group says results from its COVID-19 British Foodservice Sentiment Tracker shows nine out of 10 respondents agree that temporary closure of out-of-home or eat-out establishments is a sensible precaution. Carried out on 20 March 2020,
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Amidst the COVID-19 epidemic, in-store and online sales of prestige hand soaps have increased significantly in the UK according to The NPD Group. Sales of prestige hand soaps have increased week-on-week since the 26 January 2020 compared to the same
TV sales in Britain jump in the week 15 – 21 March, up +59.5% in volume compared to the same week last year, and +43.3% in value.
Coronavirus week 5: traffic to online grocery stores up +84%, streaming sites up +34%; while tourism and real estate continue to suffer
As much of the global workforce has shifted to working from home, consumer behaviour suggests that the public is stocking up for the long haul as online grocers struggle to keep up with demand. That’s according to new data from
LoveTheSales.com has carried out the first AI analysis of Instagram to discover what really goes into making the world's ultimate influencer. AI identified the 500 most Insta-famous people on the planet (those who rose to fame thanks to social media)
First week of home isolation sees mixed online sales results, IMRG Capgemini Online Retail Index shows
As the Government’s ‘home isolation’ rules kicked in last week, the immediate impact of the Covid-19 Coronavirus on online consumer shopping habits was laid bare. During the first week of the new pandemic guidelines, online retail sales growth was down
British consumers are adjusting to the realities of the economy, spending less but consuming more digital media, according to new data from global consulting firm McKinsey & Company on consumer sentiment during the Coronavirus crisis.
Empty shelves in UK supermarkets have become a common sight over the past couple of weeks. The government has now warned shoppers to only buy what they need, following shortages caused by panic buying. But how much extra have UK
Grocery sales in Ireland increased by 23% in comparison with the same time last year, and by 16% when compared to the previous week, according to the latest data from the week ending 15 March 2020, released today by Nielsen.
The hospitality sector has experienced a 77% slowdown in the past month according to new analysis which lays bare the impact of the coronavirus pandemic for the first time.
Following the UK’s introduction of lockdown procedures in the fight against Covid-19, self-isolating Brits are turning to new pleasures in droves in order to occupy the increased time spent at home. Analysis from leading discount site, VoucherCodes.co.uk reveals that there
According to the latest insights from the Data & Marketing Association (DMA), most marketers believe ‘Discounts and offers’ (49%) and ‘Advice, information or tutorials’ (45%) are the types of email content that help achieve their campaign goals.
The retail industry has seen its biggest shock this century, as Coronavirus spreads globally.
As the world faces an unprecedented health crisis, what impact is the Covid-19 pandemic having on people’s lives and personal finances? And what is their perception of their national government’s response?
More than half of city centre businesses are worried they may face permanent closure due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to a survey by FOR Cardiff.
A new nationwide study has revealed just how little Brits know about the food they buy on their weekly shop.
Grocery sales at UK supermarkets during the week ending 14th March increased by over 22% compared to the same period in 2019. This is equal to an additional £467m more in purchases than this time last year, reveals new data
Small Business Prices has analysed the best regions in the UK to start an independent business looking at metrics such as average survival rate and weekly spend per person. The campaign also reveals which independent businesses have the highest and
Sustainability is one of the hot topics in the prestige beauty market and will shape brand strategy for years to come. Emma Fishwick, account manager at NPD UK Beauty, explains: “Sustainability is the number one topic for brands in the
New data from Kantar shows extra demand in supermarkets is largely being driven by people adding a few extra items to baskets and making more trips, rather than shoppers buying large amounts of the same item in one go.
Website Builder Expert provides visual analysis into importance of consumer reviews for each generation
With nearly 95% of shoppers reading online reviews before making a purchase, the importance for businesses to have a robust and solid review strategy is irrefutable. Website Builder Expert has taken a deep dive into how different generations shop and
The impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) will wipe £12.6bn from retail sales this year, according to preliminary forecasts by GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. This is equivalent to more than Aldi’s total UK sales last year.
Adzooma investigate the shift in consumer searches amidst Covid-19 - what people really want to know and what they’re actually purchasing With the spread of the coronavirus, nations are turning to Google to search for their most crucial items new
New data from NordVPN Teams (one of the world’s largest suppliers of the secure virtual private networks corporates use for enabling online working) shows a massive spike since March 11 in business VPN usage worldwide in the wake of the
Retail intelligence experts Springboard today reveal that we are starting to see the true impact of Coronavirus on consumer activity. The result for the week before last – which began to reveal the potential impact of Coronavirus on consumer activity