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Dr. Kelly Turner, Author of "Radical Remission" to Appear on Cella's Chat on VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel

Dr. Kelly Turner, author of Radical Remission and founder of the Radical Remission Project, will join Cella Zappia, host of Cella’s Chat radio program on the VoiceAmerica’s Health and Wellness Channel (http://www.voiceamericahealth-and-wellness.com) Thursday, May 1st at 1 p.m. Pacific Time and 4 p.m. Eastern Time.

Recent Study: Direct Selling in Sweden

The busy lifestyles of Swedes act both for and against direct selling. On one hand, it offers consumer the opportunity of shopping in a less stressful environment, and on the other it is a time-consuming process compared to shopping online. However, the majority of Swedes perceive the direct selling process as time-consuming, with the price and quality of the products difficult to compare with similar ones, and the process is viewed as pressurised where the consumer is expected to purchase a...

New Market Report: Beer in Kenya

LogoIn 2012, beer manufacturers in Kenya became increasingly competitive in their bid for volume share, with the competitive environment witnessing the introduction of a handful of new brands, such as Tusker Lite, Castle Lite and Pilsner Ice (which was actually a re-launch). Multinationals sought to increase their presence in the region through these new brands and by securing a controlling interest in local companies; for instance SABMiller owns Crown Beverages while others such as Heineken have...

Recently released market study: Oral Hygiene in Poland - a Snapshot (2013)

LogoOral Hygiene in Poland by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2013. This market covers toothpaste, toothbrush and mouthwash and ancillary oral hygiene products. Market size comprises sales through all retail channels including direct to consumer and via dentists. Market size for Oral Hygiene in Poland is given in PLN with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for Poland. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

New Market Report: Belarus Business Forecast Report Q4 2013

LogoThe breakup of the Belarusian Potash Corporation (BPC) and the subsequent arrest of Uralkali chief executive Vladislav Baumgertner has led to a severe deterioration in the relationship between Belarus and Russia, and poses significant threats to the Belarusian economy.

New Market Study Published: Homeland Security Expenditure in Venezuela to 2018: Market Review

LogoSDI's "Homeland Security Expenditure in Venezuela to 2018: Market Review" provides historic and forecast market sizing and budget allocation, and a top-level analysis of the market.

"Office Building Construction in South Africa to 2017: Market Databook" Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoThis report is the result of Timetric's extensive market research covering the office building construction industry in South Africa. It contains detailed historic and forecast market value data for the office building construction industry, including a breakdown of the data by construction activity (new construction, repair and maintenance, refurbishment and demolition). 'Office Building Construction in South Africa to 2017: Market Databook' provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the office building construction industry in South Africa. It is an essential tool for companies active across the South African construction value chain and for new players considering to enter the market.

Fragrances in Japan - a Snapshot (2013) - New Market Study Published

LogoFragrances in Japan by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2013. This market covers men's and women's fragrances. It excludes body sprays. Market size is based on all retail sales including direct to consumer. Market size for Fragrances in Japan is given in JPY with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for Japan. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

Cigarettes in Ecuador - New Market Study Published

LogoSince there were many changes in legislation between November 2011 and July 2012, there was a positive result for the government, as sales of cigarettes decreased. There were three main changes during this time: an increase in the ICE (a specific excise tax of US$0.08 per stick, which increased to US$0.081 in June 2012); a smoking ban in public closed places; and the health warnings with images portraying the problems and consequences of smoking. These three changes definitely affected sales...

Just Released: "Trends and Opportunities in Turkey Life Insurance Industry to 2017: Market Profile"

Logo"Trends and Opportunities in Turkey Life Insurance Industry to 2017: Market Profile" is the result of extensive research into the life insurance segment in Turkey. It provides insights into the market trends, market size, growth prospects and market efficiency in the Turkish life insurance market, and also provides detailed analysis of various distribution channels in life insurance market.

New Report Available: Nappies/Diapers/Pants in Nigeria

LogoFor a category that still has very low penetration in Nigeria, nappies/diapers/pants obviously has a lot of potential to grow in Nigeria, as growth in the baby and child population is still quite high compared to Western countries. As a result, nappies/diapers/pants posted one of the best growth rates in value terms within retail tissue and hygiene as a whole, with marketing by manufacturers including Procter & Gamble Nigeria helping to raise awareness. There is also growth in the number of...

New Report Available: Fabric Care in Indonesia - a Snapshot (2013)

LogoFabric Care in Indonesia by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2013. This market covers laundry detergents, fabric conditioners and softeners and laundry aids. Market size comprises sales through all retail channels including direct to consumer and excludes sales to professional laundries and launderettes. Market size for Fabric Care in Indonesia is given in IDR with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for Indonesia. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

Just Released: "Deodorants in Italy"

LogoDuring 2012, men's deodorants saw gains in sales, gaining shares from unisex ones, as a sign that men look for product that address their specific needs.

New Report Available: Cars in Turkey - a Snapshot (2013)

LogoCars in Turkey by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2013. This market covers small, medium, large, multiple use and sports utility vehicles primarily for carrying small numbers of passengers. Market size is based on annual new registrations; it excludes second hand sales. Market size for Cars in Turkey is given in new registration with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for Turkey. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

Eye Care in Iran - New Report Available

LogoThere are currently only three official OTC eye care products available in Iran: artificial tears, ophthalmic bath solution, simple eye and vitamin A 250u/g ointment. Although the majority of chemists/pharmacies in Iran offer a range of Rx eye care products under-the-counter to customers without a prescription, most Iranian consumers are very wary of using eye care products without first obtaining the advice and guidance of a doctor.

"Industry Dynamics and Competitive Landscape in Germany Non-Life Insurance Industry to 2017: Market Profile" Now Available at Fast Market Research

Logo"Industry Dynamics and Competitive Landscape in Germany Non-Life Insurance Industry to 2017: Market Profile" is the result of extensive research into the non life insurance market in Germany, covering its dynamics and competitive landscape. It provides insights into the growth prospects, market efficiency in the German non life insurance market, and also provides analysis of various distribution channels in the market. This report also provides an overview of the leading companies in the non life insurance market.

Recently Released Market Study: Research Report on China Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Vaccine Market, 2013-2017

LogoMeasles, mumps and rubella are major infectious diseases that threaten the health of children. Measles is a kind of acute respiratory infectious disease caused by measles virus with rashes covering the whole body. Mumps is a kind of respiratory infectious disease caused by mumps virus, which can violate organs including various gland tissues, nervous system, liver, kidney, heart, joint, etc. Rubella is a kind of acute respiratory infectious disease caused by rubella virus with light constitutional symptoms and lymphadenectasis behind the ears and on the necks, without koplik spots.

Report Published: "Colour Cosmetics in Russia - a Snapshot (2013)"

LogoColour Cosmetics in Russia by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2013. This market covers eye, face, lip and nail colour cosmetics for women. It excludes nail varnish remover, medicated products including lip salves and cosmetics hardware such as false eye lashes and nails. Market value is based on sales through all retail channels including direct to consumer and selective outlets. Market size for Colour Cosmetics in Russia is given in RUB with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for Russia. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

Polishes in Switzerland - New Market Study Published

LogoPolishes continued to suffer in 2012 due to consumers' changing attitudes towards household chores. Leading increasingly hectic lifestyles, consumers tended to favour spending their free time on leisure activities rather than scrubbing and polishing their houses. As a result, they sought to buy time- and labour-saving products such as multipurpose cleaners and dry electro-static wipes.

"Wine in the Czech Republic" Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoThe unstable purchasing power of Czech consumers negatively affected wine in 2012. The consumption of wine stagnated and a considerable share was purchased at promotional prices. Czech consumers continued to drink more white wine than red wine and they showed more interest in quality wine. Wine shops with a wide grape-type offer of draught wine (alongside bottled wine) became more popular as they offer quality products at good prices. Local wine producers, both large and regional, supplied more...

Just Released: "Better for You Beverages in Hong Kong, China"

LogoBFY beverages were increasingly common in 2012 with the majority of beverages manufacturers offering at least one BFY variant. Manufacturers focused more on BFY beverages towards the end of the review period to better answer the needs of consumers' rising health consciousness.

Digital Cameras in Italy - a Snapshot (2013) - New Market Report

LogoDigital Cameras in Italy by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2013. This market covers DSC and DSLR digital still cameras. It excludes second hand sales and sales to professionals not bought through retail channels. Market size is based on sales through all retail outlets including direct to consumer. Market size for Digital Cameras in Italy is given in unit with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for Italy. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

New Market Report Now Available: The Future of the Fish and Seafood Market in Poland to 2017

LogoThe Future of the Fish and Seafood Market in Poland to 2017 is the result of Canadean's extensive market research. The report presents detailed analysis on the Fish and Seafood consumption trends in Poland, historic and forecast Fish and Seafood consumption volumes and values at market and category level, brand share and distribution channel data. This report brings together Canadean Intelligence's research, modeling and analysis expertise in order to develop uniquely detailed market data. This allows domestic and foreign companies to identify the market dynamics to account for Fish and Seafood sales overall and to know which categories and segments are showing growth in the coming years.

New Market Research Report: Dishwashing Products in Colombia - a Snapshot (2013)

LogoDishwashing Products in Colombia by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2013. This market comprises all products for hand and machine dishwashing. Market sizes are based on sales through all retail outlets and direct to consumer. Market size for Dishwashing Products in Colombia is given in COP with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for Colombia. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

Market Report, "Health and Wellness Tourism in China", Published

LogoIn spite of recording double-digit current value growth of 12% during 2012, health and wellness tourism in China remained seriously underdeveloped at the end of the review period. Sightseeing remains the top priority for the majority of domestic tourists and for this reason, domestic health and wellness tourism is a very underdeveloped area among tour operators and there are few well-designed travel routes and itineraries for health and wellness tourism in China. Medical tourism, meanwhile,...

"Life Insurance in India - a Snapshot (2013)" Is Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoLife Insurance in India by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2013. This market covers whole of life and term life insurance taken out by individuals and employers. Market size comprises gross new life insurance premiums on products which pay out only on policy holder's death or diagnosis of a terminal illness. Market size for Life Insurance in India is given in INR with a minimum of five years' historical data. Market Forecast is provided for five years. Included with this snapshot is socio-economic data for India. Population, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Exchange Rates.

Recent Study: The Bruneian Defense Industry - Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights to 2018: Market Profile

LogoThis report provides analysis on competitive benchmarking along with top companies active across the Brunei defense industry. It features insights into the recent activity and strategic initiatives of key public sector companies that support the industry. The information is divided into sections such as company overview, products and services and alliances, to give the reader an understanding of the business environment in which the defense industry operates.