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Packaging Innovation of the Month: a herb garden in your fridge

We are all guilty of buying jars of dried herbs and spices for use in a particular recipe, only for them to lurk at the back of the kitchen cupboard, often never used again. Equally, we all know that fresh herbs taste great, but pre-packaged cut varieties only have a short shelf life and not everyone has the space or green fingers required to cultivate their own herb garden at home.

Published By Datamonitor
29 Jul 2014
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PLA Innovation of the Week: a new toilet paper designed with travel in mind

Summer means vacations for many, and that often means leaving the comforts of home. However, new Sanft & Sicher Classic Extra toilet paper can help to make travel easier, since each roll includes an "innovative mini-roll" designed for traveling, playing sports, or everyday living. New in the Czech Republic, this product is the Datamonitor Consumer Product Launch Analytics innovation of the week.

Published By Datamonitor
28 Jul 2014
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Private label: untapped opportunities for the Brazilian dairy market

Brazil is one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, and its high consumption of dairy products should be supported to continue this performance. Branded domination means that there is an opportunity for domestic and foreign stores to launch their own private labels, which can be more competitive on price. This move will only be successful, however, if quality and innovation are high.

Published By Datamonitor
25 Jul 2014
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The expansion of frozen yogurt franchises

Frozen yogurt franchises are spreading worldwide. This trend began in the US, where two young men opened a store in 2005, called Pinkberry. This company now has almost 250 stores and is present in 19 countries on four continents. It spread to the UK, and frozen yogurt bars are now expanding across the country, with names such as Yoomoo, Tutti Frutti, Samba Swirl, Moosh, Yogland Yuforia, and Snog.

Published By Datamonitor
24 Jul 2014
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Easy-to-use sun care heats up the global market

According to Cancer Research, 13,348 people in the UK alone were diagnosed with malignant melanoma skin cancer during 2011, and since then there have been 2,209 recorded deaths from the disease; experts point to sun exposure as the most common cause. Increasing awareness of this issue will continue to drive the market, with multifunctional and easy-to-apply products being areas to watch.

Published By Datamonitor
21 Jul 2014
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China: the new Eldorado for foreign cheese-makers

Despite the 2008 scandal when tainted melamine was found in milk and infant formula, China's dairy imports are expected to see growth of over 20% in 2014, led by milk. In particular, processed cheese has gained momentum and its consumption has expanded over the recent past as Chinese consumers develop an appetite for Western flavors, leaving untapped opportunities for foreign producers.

Published By Datamonitor
18 Jul 2014
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PLA Innovation of the Week: a ready-to-drink vodka spritz intended to give wine a run for its money

There are not many healthful, refreshing alternatives to wine that are aimed at women. This is this gap that new Nola vodka spritz intends to fill with a fruit-flavored, ready-to-drink vodka spritz that has about half the ABV and 35% fewer calories compared to a typical glass of pinot grigio. New in the UK, this product is the Datamonitor Consumer Product Launch Analytics innovation of the week.

Published By Datamonitor
14 Jul 2014
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Pucker up: drinking vinegar is a new trend to watch in the beverage sector

The tradition of drinking vinegar goes back centuries in Japan, where samurai warriors reportedly drank apple cider vinegar to boost their strength in preparation for battle. However, the rest of the world is just beginning to catch on to Japan's secret, as drinking vinegar is beginning to stake a claim as a rising trend to watch in soft drinks, cocktails, and more.

Published By Datamonitor
10 Jul 2014
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How personal care can soothe minds: the future of scents for stress relief

The global economic downturn has resulted in a world of stress-overloaded consumers. Global respondents to Datamonitor's 2014 Consumer Survey placed stress second on a list of 47 health concerns, with 45% of the global population saying that they are concerned about it right now. Globally, consumers are desperately in need of de-stressing.

Published By Datamonitor
09 Jul 2014
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Neuromarketing: why the FMCG world is on the cusp of a scientific revolution

Just over a decade ago, author Michael Lewis published a book named "Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game." It told the story of how a man named Billy Beane - then general manager of the Oakland Athletics baseball team - revolutionized the way that teams recruited players. He did so by dismissing the adage that identification of talent was about "gut instinct" and "feel."

Published By Datamonitor
09 Jul 2014

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