Tag Archives: Mintel

Two beauty trends set to impact the market

Mintel has announced the two beauty trends set to impact the global beauty and personal care market over the next decade: the panorama of humanity and identity traders. These trends are expected to have implications for manufacturers, companies, brands and consumers. The Panorama of Humanity As consumers explore the line …

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A third of urban Australians prefer eco-friendly packaging

A third (32 per cent) of urban Australians prefer to buy products sold in eco-friendly packaging, according to new research. Research company Mintel also found that 34 per cent of urban Australians prefer products made by sustainable sourcing methods. The findings come at a time when the issue of plastic …

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Are British blokes too manly to be green?

According to Mintel, British men lag behind women when it comes to maintaining good environmental habits. But could gender stereotypes be holding them back? This is the thorny question Mintel’s new research raises. Overall, Mintel found that 65 per cent of Brits say they’re trying to live more ethically than …

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International news: UK online grocery sales set to surpass $18.6 billion

The value of virtual shopping baskets is growing at a faster rate than physical ones, in the UK, with Mintel forecasting 12 per cent growth in 2017. The growth in the market comes as an increasing number of shoppers are choosing to forgo their trip to the supermarket. Almost 29 …

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Research reveals habits of online Chinese shoppers

New research from global market-intelligence firm Mintel suggests that one in three Chinese consumers has bought food online from Australia and New Zealand. Food is the leading product for Chinese consumers to buy online from Australia and New Zealand, followed by baby food and baby products, the research indicates. Another …

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E-cigarettes lose their spark as smoking cessation aids

New research from Mintel has revealed that the number of UK smokers using e-cigarettes to quit smoking is declining. Over the past two years, the proportion of smokers or former smokers using e-cigarettes to kick the smoking habit in the UK has dropped from 69 per cent in 2014 to …

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Vegan food launches soar since 2014: Mintel

Research from Mintel reveals a 92 per cent increase in the number of food products launched with a vegan claim between 2014 and 2016, while one in eight carried a vegetarian claim. According to Mintel, the rise in vegan- and vegetarian-friendly launches reflects a growing appetite for meat-free foods among …

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