FMCG in China is set to recover steadily in 2023
FMCG market is set to recover despite challenges ahead.
Kantar Worldpanel as one of China’s Best Workplaces
Kantar Worldpanel named as the Best Workplaces™ in Greater China
China FMCG: Still Volatile — but with Signs of Hope
China’s FMCG sector continues to show resilience despite ongoing Covid challenges.
China FMCG increased by 3.1% in the latest 12 weeks
Consumers maintained their stockpiling behavior as COVID outbreaks continued.
24 FMCG companies reached over 100 million households
24 FMCG companies reached over 100 million urban Chinese households.
COVID Resurgence Dents Eco-Shopping Habits in China
In 2022 ‘The Green Advocates’ has decreased in size and now accounts for 26% of the population.
How meal delivery is transforming Foodservice
Read our global report on the recovery of Foodservice industry after the pandemic.
China FMCG up 3.9% in the first 9 months
The latest Kantar Worldpanel China data reported a 6.1% increase in FMCG in urban China in the Q3.
Full Report: Beauty Trends in Asia 2022
Uncover Beauty Shoppers’ Behaviour in the Age of Inflation
Cost of living crisis dents eco-shopping habits
Read the report to understand the reasons behind the declining number of ‘Eco Actives’ shoppers.
Ready, Steady, Shop Vol. 1 - Headwinds for Online FMCG
Access to the report for more insights on the slowdown in online FMCG penetration.
Beauty Trends in Asia 2022
Uncover Beauty Shoppers’ Behaviour in the Age of Inflation
FMCG sales in China continued to recover in August
Sales in China's FMCG market in the 12 weeks to 12th Aug. 2022 increased by 5.0% on a year-on-year.
Heat wave across China pushed beverage sales
With the heat wave in China spreading to more cities in July, beverage sales surged by 14%.
FMCG Maintained Stable Growth During Q2
China's FMCG market in Q2 increased by 2.8% year-on-year, the same level as the first quarter.
China Beauty: Demand Drivers in Turbulent Times
The China beauty market has more volatile and zooms into the key trends driving consumer demand.
The most chosen consumer brands across Asia
unveiling the ranking of the region’s most chosen FMCG brands across Asia.
Six brands are the most chosen ones of the decade
Vinda entered in the top 10 most chosen brands for the first time in 2021, C&S grew the fastest
Consumer Sentiment Remained Cautious up to Today
China market recovered in 2021 but consumer sentiment remained cautious up to today.
FMCG reported moderate growth, with lockdown extended
Consumers stocked up on food categories while cutting back on beverage and personal care categories.
Brand Footprint 2022
A global ranking of the most chosen consumer brands 10th Anniversary
FMCG in April hit by COVID lockdown
FMCG market reported a 1% year-on-year contraction over the 12 weeks to 22nd April 2022.
Ecommerce grows its share of the global FMCG market
The global grocery market grew 2.1% in 2021, holding on to 2020 pandemic gains.
The First Quarter Saw Robust FMCG Growth
The First Quarter Saw Robust FMCG Growth but a Slowdown Witnessed in March.
Anticipating Inflation in Asia 2022 & Beyond
Understanding how shoppers react to price & inflation to determine your brand growth strategies.
On trend: The evolving Beauty consumer
Simplification and sophistication lead the way to Beauty recovery
Asia: In-home groceries post a continued growth in 2021
FMCG performance across sectors, in general, enjoyed healthy growth.
FMCG market up by 3% in the first 8 weeks
FMCG up by 3% in the first 8 weeks, but the impact of the recent COVID outbreak looms.
Out-of-home snacking & beverages: en route to recovery
Mainland China shows the route to recovery by adapting to increased impulse and on-the-go occasions.
FMCG market* up 7.2% fueled by early CNY shopping spree
Small/Mini Supermarket outshone other modern trade channels, with 12.0% year on year growth.
Creating a competitive advantage through sustainability
Creating a competitive advantage through sustainability
China’s FMCG market recovery well on track in 2021
China’s FMCG market recovery well on track, with full year growth of 3.1% in 2021.
FMCG market climbed by 2.1% in the latest 12 weeks
The E-commerce channel retained a solid growth of 12.7% in the 12 weeks to Dec. 3rd 2021.
China's FMCG Strong Fundamentals Are Still in Place
Both incumbents and insurgent brands will always co-exist in China’s FMCG market.
Asia Report: 2022 Planning Ahead to Win during Festive
What will consumer spending be looking like for 2022?
ASIA Pulse Q3 2021
Convenient retail formats are king amid COVID-19 period across Asia.
23 companies won over 100-million FMCG consumers
23 Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies attracted over 100 million urban Chinese households.
Winning Omnichannel Asia 2021 - Module 3
How to create the right shopper experience & engagement to evolve and sustain?
How can imported brands attract more consumers?
The demand for imported brands remains robust in China.
FMCG market rebounds in the latest 12 weeks
The south of China contributed the most to the overall FMCG market growth in recent 12 weeks.
Double 11 Pre-Sale, Go Big or Go Home
How heated was this year’s Double 11 pre-sale activities?
Asia Webinar: Beauty Trends 2021
Digital ecosystem for Beauty: How to play to win!
O2O further integrates online and offline in FMCG Q3
China FMCG slipped by 1.0% under the impact of natural disasters in Q3 2021
2021 Beauty Industry White Paper
This white paper from Kantar Worldpanel and Ocean Engine.
China FMCG recovers well in first half of 2021
Big-format stores are launching new models to counter growth pressure.
The latest China Beauty Brand Footprint is out !
Kantar Worldpanel released the latest trend report of beauty market.
Inside China's subtle FMCG recovery
COVID-19 changed how Chinese consumers purchase FMCG products they are prioritizing.
The most chosen FMCG brand in China
In 2020, local brands continued to lead China’s Top 10 most chosen brands list.
What Makes an Effective Media Campaign?
An average of 56% of sales contribution driven by media was coming from new shoppers.
How can IMF manufacturers grow their brands?
Focusing more on IMF Stage 4 which targets 3 to 6 years old kids.
China FMCG recovered well with a growth of 10.5% in Q1
The market growth mainly came from the southern regionand online channels.
5G and battery drive smartphone purchasing decisions
Android share is stalling, driven in part by Huawei’s ongoing market losses.
Kantar reveals the world’s 2020 pandemic shopping habit
FMCG growth rate quadruples to 10% globally. Ecommerce grows 45%.
Do you know your LADIES?
Modern Moms are a strategically important group.
iPhone 12 models lead the way for 5G capable devices
Latest data shows 25% of iPhone 12 models were bought for ‘5G capability’ across major Markets.
ASIA Pulse #1 - March 2021
A quarterly update of FMCG market across Asia.
FMCG Consumption is Back To Growth under Stay Put call
Latest data shows sales in China's FMCG market increased by 8.1% year-on-year.
Outlook for 2021: Growth will return to FMCG
Outlook for 2021: Growth will return to FMCG but the path to growth will be very different.
FMCG In China Grew By 0.5% In 2020
In-home occasion is still the growth engine.
Lockdown is eating away at the food takeaway industry
Home meal delivery has smoothed the economic impact of COVID-19 for some countries.
In 2021, can Fragrance return to the 'top tier'?
Although fragrance market is temporarily at a low point, it is worth investing in in the long run.
Impact COVID-19 had on consumption in 2020 and beyond
We’ve gathered ten insights revisiting some of the important trends we discussed early on.
FMCG in Asia sustains a positive growth in Q3 2020
In our Asia Consumer Insights report, Food sector is leading the FMCG market.
Just launched! China Shopper Report 2020 Vol.2
E-commerce now represents 26.7 percent of all FMCG sales in the first three quarters of 2020.
Smaller screens and 5G: next smartphone battleground
There has been an increase in smartphone volume sales in EU5, USA and Australia.
Food companies winning more Chinese Consumers in 2020
Yili rising to the top spot for the first time.
When livestreaming becomes an essential tool in China
The huge potential lies with the considerable amount of user time.
2020 White Paper on China’s Food & Beverage Industry
Food and beverage industry has entered an era of experience economy.
China FMCG is on the road to recovery, up 4.1% in Q3
Online kept growing penetration but sales growth slower than Q2.
How COVID-19 transformed the world’s shopping habits
Omnichannel report 2020 is out.
FMCG in China reports a stable growth of 4.1%
FMCG in China reported growth of 4.1% in value, thanks to increased frequency.
Who care, Who does? 2020
Green credentials are both beneficial to business and the planet.
How to navigate the new normal
Five insights about the market in the post pandemic era.
How online and out-of-home channels impact brands
How does a brand know if it’s currently winning online or suffering from reduced OOH consumption?
Consumers delay smartphone purchasing amid COVID-19
The shift to low price smartphones continues.
China Beauty Market Under the New Norm
Kantar Worldpanel released the latest Beauty Brand Footprint.
E-commerce and O2O fueled FMCG’s recovery in China
Total spending of FMCG grew by 3.5% in the 12 weeks to June 12th 2020.
2019 FMCG trends and new “normal” after COVID-19
Amid stable growth, COVID-19 has changed China shopper behavior substantially.
2020 Asia Brand Footprint
Brands Ensure Growth Using Key Levers Based on Evolving Consumer Needs.
China’s FMCG market continued to show signs of recovery
The penetration gap between JD and Pinduoduo has been continuously narrowing.
Can lost consumption start to be recovered?
So far Covid-19 has driven a loss of 45bn RMB for the FMCG market in China.
Living in COVID-19 times
“What works in ‘A’ market DOES NOT ALWAYS necessarily work in another market”.
Rise of Omni Shoppers in the Omni Channel era
Omni shoppers have higher spending power, accounting for 61% of all buyers.
IMF Market for Past COVID 19
Driven by stockpiling, trip volume increased by 9% which was the key driver of IMF growth.
Did my brand gain share during Covid-19?
If you are the #1 brand you stood a better chance…
Should I promote more to stimulate more demand?
It depends on the category…
Brand Footprint: Local vigour beats global resurgence
Read the findings from Brand Footprint ranking, a global measure of how often brands are chosen.
Webinar: Brand Footprint reveals the most chosen brands
The world’s most chosen FMCG brands will be revealed on the 20th May
Returning Hubei to Growth Post Covid-19
Manufacturers will need to look at how reliant the category and brands are on this province.
FMCG in China down by 6.7% in Q1
Total FMCG market began recovering 7 weeks after new infection cases eased.
Path to Recovery for FMCG post COVID-19
The path to recovery will be different for every brand and category.
Fresh Food Market boosted by Covid-19 in China
Outbreak acts as the catalyst for digital purchase behavior.
Will Covid-19 enlarge consumption in Ice cream?
IH Ice cream enjoyed 18% growth in the first two weeks of the outbreak,outshining FMCG Food.
FMCG down by 3.8% in the last 12 weeks
During the epidemic period, consumers turned to online delivery as they stayed indoors.
How can inflation affect consumers?
Inflation in China has remained relatively stable over the last 6 years.
Treat and Snack amid Covid-19
Targeting new in-home occasions will be key to growth for snacking brands during this special period
Will the Disinfectants boom last after the epidemic?
Vogue or Trend?Will the Disinfectants Boom in Household Cleaning Categories last after the epidemic?
Beauty categories during the epidemic outbreak
How will personal care and beauty categories perform after the outbreak of Covid-19?
Conjectures about the Paper Products after the epidemic
Four Conjectures about the Development of Household Paper Products in the Post-epidemic Era.
Impact of COVID-19 Outbreak on FMCG Market During CNY
The wide spread epidemic will have a profound impact on FMCG categories in Q1 and possibly in Q2.
Growth for dairy amid epidemic
During the Coronavirus outbreak shoppers have increased their demand for diary.
How can beverage brands survive the epidemic?
6.5 billion liters beverage was contributed by China’s top 27 cities in out-of-home consumption.
FMCG in China grew by 5.3% in 2019
FMCG in China grew by 5.3% in 2019 and faces uncertainty with the novel coronavirus outbreak
How does an epidemic affect consumer purchase behaviour
How consumer behaviour changes might bring new challenges and opportunities during the outbreak.
Capture OOH Occasions
‘Winning food & drink occasions Out-of-Home’China sharing is out.
Asia Consumer Insights Q3 2019
The future of Convenience Stores across Asia, particularly in Taiwan and the Philippines.
Double 11 festival fueled the e-commerce growth
E-commerce growth far outstripped that of any other channels
Best Workplaces™ in Greater China 2019'
Kantar Worldpanel is awarded as one of the 'Best Workplaces(TM) in Greater China 2019'.
Consumers pulled back spending ahead of Singles’ Day
FMCG market growth remained strong at 4.7% in the 12 weeks to 1st, November.
China’s Desire for Imports Continues to Grow
Import fever is on the rise in a steady FMCG market, despite an overall GDP growth slow-down
Beauty Trends in Asia report is out
The report findings show that personalised and customised product ranges will be more critical.
Who is winning more Chinese Consumers in 2019?
P&G continue to lead the 100 million consumer club
Keeping up appearances?
The men’s beauty market in China looks to be more promising than in many other parts of the world.
Asia Consumer Insights Q2 2019
Overall FMCG in Asia achieved a +4.8% growth during this year’s second quarter.
Apple and Samsung surge as new launches drive share
iOS market share is growing in all five major European Markets
FMCG in Q3 up by 5.6% amid economic uncertainties
The total spending of FMCG grew by 5.6% in the 12 weeks to September 6th.
What’s driving Coca-Cola’s growth in China?
Micro Moment insights uncover potential opportunities for beverage brands.
New Retail Transformation Enabled growth in China
Latest figures shows consumer spending on FMCG in China reported a robust growth of 6.4% in value
New publication out: Consumer response to plastic waste
Plastic waste is a top concern for 33% of consumers, how this affects retailers and manufacturers?
New report – Winning Omnichannel to grow in retail
What will influence the global FMCG picture as we enter a new decade? Find out in our new report.
618 stimulated sales in online and offline retailers
57.4% of households in urban China purchasing FMCG online for 12 weeks ending 12th July,2019.
Online shopping and inflation heats up during Q2
The total spending of FMCG grew by 6.9% in the 12 weeks to June 14th.
Huawei takes hit in Q2 2019
Android OS market share is growing in five major European Markets, while iOS sees share fall.
E-commerce giants geared up for 618 festivals
Ecommerce remained to be the key driver with high growth of 44%.
No Slowdown for China's FMCG in 2018
2019 Vol.1 China Shopper Report from Kantar Worldpanel and Bain & Company released today.
2019 Asia brand footprint report is out
Kantar, Worldpanel Division Asia reveals the most chosen FMCG brands across Asia
Global online FMCG sales grew by 20% in 2018
Kantar predicts that online will represent close to a third of total FMCG sales in China by 2025.
Key Retailers Enhanced Small Store Type
China kept a steady performance with non-food category being the main growing engine in FMCG market.
Food sector growth in China’s new retail era
Premiumisation,driven by more new categories and new occasions, is the key force behind F&B growth.
Kantar recognized as a 2019 Best Workplace in Asia
Kantar awarded as one of the top companies to work for in 2019 Best Workplaces in Asia.
A Prosperous China Beauty Market
Kantar Worldpanel releases the latest beauty market trend report.
Brand Footprint report, the new FMCG ranking is out
The new edition reveals 31 FMCG brands have been chosen by consumers over 1 billion times.
China FMCG market reported moderate growth in Q1
Kantar Worldpanel reports that the total spending of FMCG recorded a moderate value growth of 2.4%.
FMCG growth slowing in China's key cities
Kantar Worldpanel reports 15% value growth for the FMCG market for the latest quarter up to June 15th 2012.