Dessert Trends 2019

With all the conversation around healthy eating, the overarching focus is shifting towards “clean foods”that are plant-based, contain low sodium and natural sugars and at the same time are safe for the environment and the society. Today more than ever, consumers are aware of what they eat, where it is coming from and what’s in it. These factors are driving the development…

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Telecom Trends for 2019

2018 was a momentous year for the telecom industry. New trends enabled massive development and changed the landscape of this $3.1 billion industry. While we expect some of those trends to gain further momentum this year, there are also some fresh trends that are expected to steer the industry into new directions.  Here are the top trends…

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Middle Eastern Cuisine Trends

Just like other industries, the food industry is no monolith either. As consumer tastes evolve, newer foods make their way into the consumer palette and, before you know it, these foods become common as fast as their predecessors fade into oblivion. According to a Senior Food Research Personnel from Market Research firm, Mintel, “Flavor is…

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The Japanese Confectionery Market: Growth Prospects

We bet you’ll be surprised to know that Japan is the 6th largest confectionary market in the world. That’s right. While on the one hand Japanese diet is regarded as one of the healthiest in the world, it is equally true that the country has a serious sweet tooth! According to a report by Fitch…

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The Rise of Non-Dairy Milk

  In recent years, plant-based milk has seen a rather dramatic growth, with global sales booming like never before. As per a Neilson Scan data from 2018, dairy-free milk has seen a record growth of more than 150% over 5 years and the upward trend is likely to continue. If current research reports are to be believed,…

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Confectionary category is struggling

With the rising consumer awareness regarding health and wellness, the need for companies to adapt to changing consumer demand is stronger than ever. Consumers are looking for products with less sugar and more real ingredients rather than flavoured ones. As a result, this long - established sector is going through a much required evolution - the world’s…

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The Healthy Nutrition Trend in China

Healthy living is rapidly shaping up to be one of the top priorities for the urban Chinese consumer. This desire for a healthier lifestyle comes as a promising move at a time when China boasts of one of the highest obesity levels worldwide, as well as rate of related diseases such as diabetes. The Chinese Beverage Industry recently…

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The Future of the Feminine Hygiene Product Market

  Feminine hygiene products have long been regarded as something of a taboo, often brushed under the carpet or discussed in hushed tones, almost as if the female body and its workings are something to be ashamed of. Well, enter Female Empowerment. From the days when sanitary napkin advertisements featured women in pristine white pants to today…

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Water-less Personal Care Products – the Latest Beauty Trend!

Do you happen to be one of those who look behind their beauty care bottle and read through the label to avoid harmful ingredients like Sulphates and Paraben? Well, we bet you never checked it for water. ‘Water check’, what? That’s right. Go ahead and check - you will notice that water is mostly the first ingredient…

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Meat-free food options are taking off

The world is shifting towards plant-based eating. Until recently, diets excluding meats were viewed as more of a fad; meat-free food options were neither readily available nor very appetizing. It is all changing now though, with plant-based foods occupying a place in the food industry. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that Plant-based is…

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Things You Can Learn From The Beauty Market

With a plethora of product launches and new social media trends coming up every day, the beauty industry is thriving on newness and innovation. While last year’s red- hot trends - gender-neutrality and sustainability are still holding strong, there are a number of newer beauty trends this year, all set to overturn the industry. We…

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Healthy Snacks, a Big New Food Market

The concept of Healthy Snacks started off as a trend but has become more of a global lifestyle mandate today. As per industry insights by Grand View Research, in 2016 the global Healthy Snacks market was valued at a whopping 21.1 Billion USD. We can only begin to estimate the spike in these numbers in…

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