GfK calculated the product-line purchasing power for 17 product groups in various European countries.
European consumers spent 30.5% of their available funds for private consumption on brick-and-mortar retail in 2017.
The fashion segment enjoyed a 13.5% share of the EU-28's total stationary retail turnover in 2017.
GfK anticipates a 2018 nominal turnover growth of +2.1 percent for stationary retail in the 28 EU member states. But trends within the individual countries under review vary widely.
GfK's Map of the Month for April shows an excerpt of South Korea's 5-digit postcode boundaries, which are available for the first time from GfK.
The Swiss once again surpass the Germans and Austrians when it comes to purchasing power. But the available net income within each of these countries also varies markedly.
GfK’s new digital maps for Germany, Austria and Switzerland include hundreds of changes to postal and administrative regions, such as municipalities. Up-to-date digital maps comprise the foundation for the precise and error-free geocoding and analysis of company data and market potential.
GfK has released a new, completely overhauled digital map edition for all of Asia. The edition features coverage of 49 countries, ranging from the three BRICS nations Russia, India and China to smaller countries such as Bhutan.
GfK's Map of the Month for March shows an excerpt of Australia's current mesh block and 4-digit postcode boundaries in Sydney.
GfK's latest prognosis of regional retail turnover in 2018 shows promising conditions for retail locations not just in Germany's most populous metropolises, but also in several mid-sized cities.
GfK's Map of the Month for February shows the distribution of 2017 purchasing power for watches and jewelry in New Zealand.
A new GfK study reveals the regional distribution of Germany's demographic traits, such as family type, age ranges and income Levels.