Mintel Reports



 

In-home technology

Thanks to rapid product innovation, the market for in-home technology products is more popular among consumers than ever before. UK homes are more technologically enabled...

Brands – are supermarkets squeezing out brands?

Supermarkets’ own-label offerings have long been a significant part of the UK food sales, holding a share of nearly 29%. The multiple retailers now manage...

Vodka

Vodka leads the UK spirits market in both sales and growth rate, surpassing Scotch whisky in 2007, with sales rising by 29% in volume...

Tea

Backed by greater demand for speciality and herbal varieties, the UK retail market for tea and herbal tea managed to post modest growth in...

Bread

Sales of bread and morning goods rose to nearly £4 billion in 2008. The healthy rise (+11%) in market value in 2008 reflects a...

Carbonated soft drinks

UK carbonates are worth some £6 billion and value growth, though limited, continues (+1.4% in 2008). Despite the vigour of some newer soft drinks...

Deodorants & bodysprays

In value terms, the £459 million UK deodorants and bodysprays market has stagnated. Price promotions, falling frequency of use and a lack of above-the-line...

Fairtrade Foods

A new report from Mintel finds that despite the economic downturn, Brits are still prepared to fork out for Fairtrade. While commodity products such as...

Crisps & snacks

With the continued move towards healthier living, sales of crisps and snacks suffered over the last five years. Now, with manufacturers responding to changing...

Lower alcoholic drinks

Long tainted as desperately uncool, latest research from Mintel finds the market for lower alcoholic drinks (LADs) is booming, as sales here outperform the...

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