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    • 02/23/17
    • Press
    • Financial Services
    • Public Services
    • Trends and Forecasting
    • Global
    • English

    German consumer optimism declines slightly

    After a splendid start into 2017, con-sumer confidence in Germany suffers a minor setback in February. Both economic and income expectations, as well as propensity to buy are expected to decline. The consumer climate forecast for March is at 10.0 points following a level of 10.2 in February.
    • 02/21/17
    • Geomarketing
    • Geodata
    • Global
    • English

    GfK study on product-line purchasing power in Poland

    Poland's 2016 retail purchasing power was approximately €89 bil. Around 43 percent of these funds were spent on food, beverages and tobacco products. Basic supply items – food, clothing, health/hygiene – comprised just under two-thirds of Poland's retail purchasing power. But according to GfK's new study, the amount and distribution of this purchasing power varies substantially from region to region.
    • 02/11/17
    • Press
    • Global
    • English

    GfK shareholders accept voluntary public tender offer by KKR

    KKR voluntary public tender offer for GfK successful
    • 02/10/17
    • Media and Entertainment
    • Media Measurement
    • Global
    • English

    Amazon’s ‘The Grand Tour’ drives into pole position for its online video streaming service

    Amazon’s biggest visual production to date, The Grand Tour, shows clear appeal among UK SVOD viewers. GfK’s established SVOD content tracking and analysis finds that the show swept the board versus other titles viewed on Amazon. It was the most viewed title in both November and December 2016, attracting the biggest audience reach for an Amazon show in the UK since GfK’s tracking service began in 2015.
    • 02/09/17
    • Press
    • Financial Services
    • Public Services
    • Trends and Forecasting
    • Global
    • English

    EU consumer climate at its highest level in nine years

    Results of the GfK Consumer Climate Europe study for the fourth quarter of 2016
    • 02/08/17
    • Technology
    • Consumer Goods
    • Market Opportunities and Innovation
    • Trends and Forecasting
    • Tech Trends
    • Global
    • English

    Smartphone market up 6.6 percent year-on-year in 2016

    Continued 4G expansion in China, plus accelerating growth in Russia, drove global demand over the year. Smartphone sales in 4Q16 totaled 391 million units globally, up six percent year-on-year. All regions except Western Europe saw year-on-year growth in 4Q16.
    • 02/07/17
    • Geomarketing
    • Global
    • English

    GfK Consumer Insights for Mobile Programmatic Advertising

    Mobile data exchange company adsquare is making region-based consumer insights from global market research company GfK available on their platform. The combination of rich consumer insights and a real-time mobile platform takes programmatic advertising to a new level.
    • 02/06/17
    • Media and Entertainment
    • Media Measurement
    • Crossmedia Link
    • Global
    • English

    GfK partnership with Xinsight and Miaozhen to launch GfK Crossmedia Link capabilities in China

    Campaign Performance Analysis (CPA) will be the first solution available as GfK begins a unique expansion of its GfK Crossmedia Link (GXL) services in China. 
    • 01/31/17
    • Press
    • Investors
    • Global
    • English

    GfK down versus prior year – impacted by growth projects

    1.7 percent organic decline in sales
    Adjusted operating income approximately €154 million
    Margin 10.4 percent (prior year: 12.2 percent)
    • 01/27/17
    • Home Appliances
    • Financial Services
    • Consumer Health
    • Health Technology
    • Media and Entertainment
    • Retail
    • Travel and Hospitality
    • Automotive
    • Consumer Goods
    • Home and Living
    • Market Opportunities and Innovation
    • Global Study
    • Connected Consumer
    • Global
    • English

    More people firmly agree with sharing personal data, in return for rewards, than firmly disagree

    Those aged 30-40 are most likely to share data for rewards. China, Mexico and Russia lead for people willing to share data. Germany, France and Brazil have the most people not willing to share data.
    • 01/26/17
    • Press
    • Financial Services
    • Public Services
    • Trends and Forecasting
    • Global
    • English

    Consumer mood remains positive – GfK consumer forecast for 2016 proved accurate

    Findings of the GfK Consumer Climate Study for Germany for January 2017
    • 01/10/17
    • Public Services
    • Consumer Panels
    • Omnibus
    • Government & Academic (North America)
    • KnowledgePanel® (North America)
    • Goverment & Academic (North America)
    • Public Communications and Social Science
    • Global
    • English

    GfK joins AAPOR Transparency Initiative, USA

    Two GfK research divisions in North America – Government & Academic and Public Communications & Social Science – have been accepted for membership in the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) Transparency Initiative.
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