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Moneysupermarket.com: lists Halal motor insurance

Salaam Halal insurance has launched exclusively on Moneysupermarket.com, giving both Muslims and non-Muslims the opportunity to compare prices of Shariah-compliant motor insurance products with existing conventional alternatives. The new listing has allowed Moneysupermarket.com to further diversify its current offering in an increasingly competitive space.

Published By Datamonitor
13 Feb 2009
CommentWire
CommentWire

Domino's: pigs fly off the menu as outlet goes halal

Domino's decision to remove pork products from the menu in one of its branches in Birmingham to target more Muslim consumers has attracted harsh criticism from some local customers. Despite this, Datamonitor views this move as a demonstration of the company's commitment to growth in these uncertain times.

Published By Datamonitor
17 Feb 2009
CommentWire
CommentWire

Cadbury: focusing on nostalgia to attract more parents to the brand

Cadbury has relaunched its Curly Wurly, Fudge, Chomp and Freddo bars in new packaging that features elements from their styling in the 1970s and 1980s. By attempting to remold the bars as nostalgia brands, the company could successfully tap into consumer desire for comfort foods in the recession.

Published By Datamonitor
26 Jun 2009
Expert View
Expert View

IMF issues warning on European credit card time bomb

The global financial body has claimed that the UK will be particularly hard hit as part of its warning about potential European losses of over GBP100 billion, representing 7% of the continent's consumer debt. If so, industry players will have to tread carefully as they attempt to maneuver through a poor economic environment and deal with low public support.

Published By Datamonitor
03 Aug 2009
Expert View
Expert View

The FSA's self-cert ban would force a new wave of mortgage options for the self-employed

The FSA intends to force mortgage lenders to take greater responsibility for assessing consumers' ability to pay, in part by imposing a ban on self-certification home-loan products. Such a ban would distort the market, as certain otherwise low-risk sections of the population would find it hard to take out a mortgage, but players can find ways to circumvent the ruling.

Published By Datamonitor
22 Oct 2009
CommentWire
CommentWire

Heineken: has successfully offset declining sales volumes but must now explore new strategies

An expected drop in revenues for Heineken has been more than canceled out through cost-cutting measures and a shrewd pricing strategy. While beer volumes have suffered during the recession, this can be seen as the continuation of a more established trend. Plant closures have helped Heineken to reduce costs, but future profits will need to be driven by alternative methods.

Published By Datamonitor
29 Oct 2009
Expert View
Expert View

Central and Eastern Europe provides opportunities for the cards industry despite the recession

The impact of the financial crisis has been felt across Europe, but that does not mean that opportunities in the card industry have dried up. In the face of contraction across the west of the continent there will be moderate growth in Central and Eastern Europe during 2010, and this will become stronger from 2011, showing that there are still good prospects for issuers with the right strategy.

Published By Datamonitor
12 Jan 2010
CommentWire
CommentWire

AG Barr: strong growth in 2009/10 sales gives hope to firms in the industry

AG Barr expects sales for 2009/10 to reach GBP220m, with profits also set to increase. The group has performed well despite difficult conditions in a category that continues to be maligned due to health concerns. Soft drinks remain affordable and occasional treats in the eyes of consumers, and this success further shows that companies in the sector can still prosper during recession.

Published By Datamonitor
29 Jan 2010
CommentWire
CommentWire

UK: personalized service could help insurers stand out from the crowd

A YouGov survey of consumer attitudes toward personal insurance provisions has found that consumers would be more loyal if the provider remembered them and their history. This apparent desire for personalization could help insurers distinguish themselves in the increasingly price-driven UK market.

Published By Datamonitor
10 Sep 2010

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