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Home Video in Spain: New Research Report Available at Fast Market Research

2013 marked another year of decline for home video, with retail sales falling by 11% in volume terms and 13% in constant value terms. Only BD players registered positive sales growth.

New Report Available: Electronics and Appliance Specialist Retailers in Sweden

Electronics and appliance specialist retailers recorded a 2% decline in value sales in 2013, suffering from an ongoing extreme situation in the category. Over-establishment has led to severe price competition between chains, which often conducted discounting campaigns and which undermined growth potential, despite growing consumer interest in electronics and appliances. The economic uncertainty in recent years as well as services on the internet listing the cheapest stores for specific...

In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Market in Asia Pacific Will Reach $4.2 Billion by 2020 - Allied Market Research

LogoAccording to a new report by Allied Market Research, titled, “In Vitro Fertilization Market in Asia Pacific - Country Analysis by End Users (Clinics, Hospitals, Surgical Centers, Clinical Research Institutes, Banks), Number of Cycles, Revenue, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast through 2020,” the IVF market in Asia Pacific stood at $1.3 billion in 2012 and is estimated to be $1.4 billion in 2013. The IVF market in the region is forecast to grow to $4.2 billion in 2020 at a CAGR of 17.1% during 2013 – 2020. The overall number of IVF cycles performed in the region stood at 329.3 thousand in 2013. The number of IVF cycles in Asia Pacific will continue growing with a fast pace during 2013 – 2020 to reach 779.4 thousand in 2020, registering a CAGR of 13.1% during the evaluation period.

Recently Released Market Study: Biscuits in Saudi Arabia

LogoSaudi Arabia's retail industry is undergoing massive expansion, keeping up with demands put up by a steadily growing population and one of the highest per capita incomes in the region. Grocery retailing, in particular, is witnessing exponential growth. The number of supermarkets and hypermarkets is expected to grow by an impressive scale. Carrefour opened its 13th store in the city of Jeddah towards the end of 2013. Other retailers are also expanding or improving their existing outlets, not...

New Market Report Now Available: China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

LogoMarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity undertaken by an organization to sustain its competitive advantage.

Digestive Remedies in Ecuador - New Market Study Published

LogoObesity was increasingly becoming a major problem among Ecuadorians in 2013. According to the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations), 22% of the population is obese. This is attributed to bad eating habits and a sedentary lifestyle. Despite growing trends of eating healthily and exercising, the majority of Ecuadorians continue to eat meals high in carbohydrates with too much saturated fat, salt and sugar. This is because it is faster to make or buy them and consumers have...

New Market Research Report: Financial Cards and Payments in Vietnam

LogoAll types of financial cards continue to grow strongly in terms of transaction value and number of cards in circulation. An increase in the numbers of ATMs and POS terminals, together with successful cobranding strategies, boosted financial cards in Vietnam. However, the growth rate is slowing as a consequence of the prolonged economic crisis, high inflation rate and increase in bank card fees.

Market Report, "Soup in South Africa", Published

LogoSouth African consumers' income and spending continued to be under significant pressure as a result of the fragile economic environment. Against this background, consumers are increasingly becoming value-conscious and are seeking affordable brands. Consequently, economy soup brands and private label products that are comparably cheaper continued to be popular among South African consumers.

Now Available: Energy Drinks Market in East Europe to 2019: Market Guide

LogoCanadean's, "Energy Drinks Market in East Europe to 2019: Market Guide" provides a snapshot of the Energy Drinks consumption in East Europe. The quantitative data in the report provides historic and forecast consumption data of the market by country, giving a simple overview of the Energy Drinks market trends in the region in an easy to use format.

"Laboratorios LETI S.L. - Product Pipeline Review - 2014" Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoLaboratorios LETI S.L. - Product Pipeline Review - 2014

New Market Study, "Immunicum AB - Product Pipeline Review - 2014", Has Been Published

LogoGlobal Markets Direct's, 'Immunicum AB - Product Pipeline Review - 2014', provides an overview of the Immunicum AB's pharmaceutical research and development focus.

New Report Available: Other Hot Drinks in Kazakhstan

LogoClear trends in consumer habits and preferences were noted and these were reflected in players' distribution and marketing activities. Consumers continued to explore a variety of tastes, like hot chocolate, which although previously known in the country was largely forgotten. Meanwhile, companies looked to compete through building comprehensive distribution networks, as well as through pricing policies and continuous marketing activities. For example, with on-the-go consumption on the increase,...

Now Available: Gum in Singapore

LogoGum is expected to see sales decline 3% to reach S$1.2 million in 2013. This continuous stagnant condition is mainly due to the limited products available in Singapore. Under the regulation, the importing of chewing gum into Singapore was prohibited. Only chewing gum of therapeutic value is allowed to be sold at pharmacies, held behind the counter, where consumers need to ask the pharmacist if they wish to buy it.

Just Released: "Sports and Energy Drinks in Slovenia"

LogoWorsening economic conditions ensured that total volume and current value growth rates for sports and energy drinks in 2013 were down on 2012, and also slower than the respective CAGRs for the entire review period. The category's performance was further undermined by growing public concern about the potentially negative health effects of energy drinks, which accounted for the lion's share of total volume and current value sales and which tend to be high in sugar and artificial additives.

Fruit Powders Market in MENA to 2019: Market Guide - New Market Study Published

LogoCanadean's, "Fruit Powders Market in MENA to 2019: Market Guide" provides a snapshot of the Fruit Powders consumption in MENA. The quantitative data in the report provides historic and forecast consumption data of the market by country, giving a simple overview of the Fruit Powders market trends in the region in an easy to use format.

New Market Study, "Soft Drinks in Guatemala", Has Been Published

LogoIn 2013, carbonates, which represents 36% of total volume sales of soft drinks, showed a marked slowdown compared to the review period, as the category was increasingly affected by competition from juice. Its total volume sales growth fell in 2013 by 1% year-on-year. Juice manufacturers have begun to introduce more competitive prices due to larger pack sizes, especially in the category of fruit-flavoured drinks (with no juice content). Consumers perceive these products as being healthier than...

"Home Insecticides in Finland" Published

LogoHome insecticides recorded a current value sales increase of 3% in 2013. The growing value sales were a result mainly of the VAT increase from 23% to 24%, but also thanks to steady demand for more premium products. However, little manufacturer activity and increasing maturity hindered sales from seeing stronger growth rates.

Recent Study: Klebsiella Pneumoniae Infections - Pipeline Review, H1 2014

LogoKlebsiella Pneumoniae Infections - Pipeline Review, H1 2014

New Market Study, "Still and Sparkling Wine Market in Haiti: Databook to 2017", Has Been Published

Logo"Still & Sparkling Wine Market in Haiti: Databook to 2017" is the result of Canadean's extensive market research covering the Still & Sparkling Wine market in Haiti.

Report Published: "Carbonates in Costa Rica"

LogoThe market of carbonates continued facing a saturating environment in 2013 with segmentation being a key driver, especially in the case of sizes. The increasing trend of offering bigger presentations (even additional 100ml) such as the case of Big whilst increasing the flavour portfolio has strongly impacted value sales growth. The intensifying competition levels and the increasing health awareness continue adding pressure to the main manufacturers, which are forced to maintain their value...

"Consumer Foodservice by Location in the Netherlands" Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoThe vast majority of foodservice outlets in the Netherlands are still found in standalone locations. This is especially the case with traditional Dutch full-service restaurants, cafes/bars and fast food outlets. In 2012, however, foodservice operators in standalone locations were badly hit by the economic downturn, with current value growth slowing sharply on 2011 and transactions and outlet numbers declining. This poor performance reflected the fact that falling disposable incomes and low...

Iced/RTD Coffee Drinks Market in East Europe to 2019: Market Guide - New Study Released

LogoCanadean's, "Iced/RTD Coffee Drinks Market in East Europe to 2019: Market Guide" provides a snapshot of the Iced/RTD Coffee Drinks consumption in East Europe. The quantitative data in the report provides historic and forecast consumption data of the market by country, giving a simple overview of the Iced/RTD Coffee Drinks market trends in the region in an easy to use format.

New Market Report Now Available: Still and Sparkling Wine Market in Jamaica: Databook to 2017

Logo"Still & Sparkling Wine Market in Jamaica: Databook to 2017" is the result of Canadean's extensive market research covering the Still & Sparkling Wine market in Jamaica.

Just Released: "Public Administration, Defence and Social Security in Turkey: Industrial Report"

LogoEuromonitor International's Industrial reports provide a 360 degree view of an industry. The Industrial market report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the Public Administration, Defence and Social Security market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market - be they new product developments, packaging innovations, economic/lifestyle influences, distribution or pricing issues. Forecasts illustrate how the market is set to change.

Just Released: "Drinking Milk Products in Singapore"

LogoDue to the increasing health conscious trend, healthier types of products are more accepted by consumers. Fat free and semi-skimmed cow's milk register faster growth than full-fat cow's milk. While consumers are seeking the nutritious value offered by milk, they are also unwilling to consume unnecessary fat.

Vending in Slovakia - New Report Available

LogoValue sales of vending in Slovakia grew by 5% in current terms in 2013. Vending value sales were positively affected by rising average prices and a widening product range (particularly for packaged foods vending). Vending is the least-important category within non-store retailing, and in 2013, it accounted for a 4% value share and overall sales of EUR31 million.

New Market Research Report: Video Games in Taiwan

LogoWith the popularity of smartphones and tablets, mobile games have become very popular. Consumers are entertained by mobile games during leisure time or when taking public transportation. Both smartphones and tablets have seen a fast increase in uptake by local consumers. The growth in popularity strongly drove value growth in mobile games during the review period. However, the other categories besides digital gaming within video games, namely video games hardware and software, were slightly...