The Indian modern retail scene : rapidly changing & much more to come

For many UK brand owners wanting to grow internationally, media commentary on the BRICs tends to be weighted away from India or focuses on a few stereotypes that risk missing the sheer pace of change in the market. Here are a few indicators that might prompt a rethink The rise of the malls Indians love […]

Top 10 global consumer concerns in haircare

What is seen to be on trend and new has always been a driver of interest, trial and growth momentum in the haircare category. Beauty market forecasters have undertaken a global survey to understand the key concerns consumers have around their hair. These types of forecasts often make the press headlines but are important in […]

Top 10 in global salon haircare is an old/new world mix

    Industry experts are predicting that the Top 10 salon haircare markets will remain the same through to 2017 at least with a blend of old world (major European markets plus US) and new world markets (three of the BRICs).         The Top 10 group of global salon haircare markets over […]

Top 6 european markets for hair styling

The hair styling market will remain the problem child of the haircare category through to 2016 at least, according to expert forecasts.  In 2016, the top 6 ranking of European markets is forecast to be : Ranked index of 2016 market value Germany (index – 100) United Kingdom (index – 50) France (index – 50) […]