GfK findings on how satisfied people are with how they look. Over half are fairly or completely satisfied. Teenagers only slightly more likely to be dissatisfied than older groups. Japanese are most self-critical, with over 1 in 10 not at all satisfied.
GfK’s UK Consumer Confidence Index has decreased three points to 1 in May.
The total Small Kitchen Appliances (SKA) market remained resilient during the recession enjoying 10 consistent years of value growth rising to £799m in the 12months to March 2015.
The DIY retail market experienced year on year growth over the past 12 months up until March 2015...
Headphones continue to enjoy a steady recovery from a tough 2013. The market is up 16% in value in the last 12 months compared to the 12 months previously (Apr14-Mar15 vs Apr13-Mar14).
The GfK homewares market as a whole has achieved growth of 2.3%, when the period from January – April 2015 is looked at in isolation.
GfK study on retail conditions in 32 European countries
With the 45th World Earth Day happening this week, GfK publishes survey findings showing how important environmental values are to people internationally.
In Q1 2015 global smartphone sales value rose +8 percent year-on-year as sales of larger screen devices (5”+) continue to drive growth and 4G rapidly gains share
MMS (Mediamätning i Skandinavien) has signed up GfK to integrate their multi-source data streams for traditional and online TV consumption into a single ‘total video currency’.
Consumers setting out to buy a camera for the first time, accounting for around a quarter of market volume in 2014.
The GfK B2B tracked IT market saw an increase of 7% in sales value comparing January – February 2014 to January - February 2015.