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The rise of beer in India shows no sign of stopping

Although the Indian alcohol industry has traditionally been dominated by stronger spirits, over the last five years beer has been able to make its presence felt with a CAGR of 14.98%. With over 47% population under 25, very low per capita consumption of beer (1.64 liters per person), and sufficient production of the raw material (barley), India has a sea of opportunities for the beer industry.

Published By Datamonitor
04 Jul 2014
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Bottled fruit cider: driving growth in a declining pub industry

As summer approaches, cider is bucking the trend of declining on-trade drinks consumption in the UK. Once a drink associated with West Country farmers, cider has been re-invented and is appealing to a new, younger audience. Brewers should build on the resulting increase in on-trade cider consumption to ensure that the drink's place at the bar is firmly established.

Published By Datamonitor
03 Jul 2014
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New EU allergen legislation: tactics to turn a crisis into an opportunity

The Food Information for Consumers Regulation coming into effect across the EU as of December 13, 2014 changes food labeling for the foodservice industry. Rendering allergen information mandatory on labels and on food that is pre-packed, sold loose, or served out-of-home, the new EU regulation brings some fundamental changes to the way restaurants and caterers operate.

Published By Datamonitor
03 Jul 2014
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Using digital technology to enhance the out-of-home dining experience

Digital technology is becoming more and more common in restaurants as a tool to enhance the customer's experience and increase sales. With 74% of global consumers owning a smartphone, according to Datamonitor's Consumer Survey in 2014, people are increasingly familiar with Internet-enabled devices, and foodservice operators are capitalizing on this trend by implementing guest-facing technology.

Published By Datamonitor
03 Jul 2014
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PLA Innovation of the Week: spirits + cider = an innovative "spider"

Alcoholic ciders have long been accommodating to new flavors, but what happens when you cross alcoholic cider with spirits? The answer is that you get Orwell's amaretto-flavored cider, a new "spider" drink that combines alcoholic cider with spirits-inspired flavor innovation. New in the UK, it is the Datamonitor Consumer Product Launch Analytics innovation of the week.

Published By Datamonitor
02 Jul 2014
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Packaging Innovation of the Month: pop-up pig is sure to please your pooch

Purina Beggin' Party Poppers bacon flavor dog treats are sold in a handy storage tub with a lid that is cutely shaped like a pig's head. The pack immediately catches the eye on shelf and begs to be picked up and examined. Once you do so, you find that the pig's snout is soft and squidgy and can be pushed inwards but quickly pops out again.

Published By Datamonitor
30 Jun 2014
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Sun care in South Africa: changing attitudes toward UV exposure are set to drive this market forward

Protection against UVA and UVB rays is increasingly being incorporated into products in categories other than traditional sun care, such as make-up and haircare. This, combined with changing consumer behaviors and attitudes towards sun care and protection, is creating a dynamic innovation and growth environment for this category both in South Africa and globally.

Published By Datamonitor
26 Jun 2014
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Will vending open up new sales opportunities for beauty brands?

In her recent inspiring webinar The Future of Beauty Innovation, Ramaa Chipalkatti raised the question of future potential trends in beauty retailing, concluding that traditional shops could soon have to make way for vending concepts. However, with the ongoing evolution of e-commerce offering increasingly sophisticated delivery models, is there room for another distribution channel?

Published By Datamonitor
25 Jun 2014
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PLA Innovation of the Week: beat the summer heat with a new freezer snack from South Korea

Beating the summer heat usually means cold drinks or ice cream, but what if a snack could cool you down? That is the proposition with Nongshim's corn snack in a new ice corn flavor. This puffed corn snack is intended to be placed in the freezer 20 minutes before consumption. New in South Korea, it is the Datamonitor Consumer Product Launch Analytics innovation of the week.

Published By Datamonitor
23 Jun 2014
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Can offering functional food and drinks by subscription make them more accessible?

In the US, 81% of people aged over 15 say that they take vitamins, minerals, and/or other food supplements at least a few times a year, compared to 66% who claim to eat foods that deliver a specific health benefit, One concept that might help to break supplements' hold on the market is offering functional food and drinks by subscription.

Published By Datamonitor
18 Jun 2014

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