US wage growth continued to comfortably outpace inflation. Retail sales growth strengthened.
In this report, we outline the scale and potential of retail and e-commerce in Southeast Asia. We discuss the opportunities in e-commerce platforms that brands can leverage, and the strategies brands can adopt to enter the e-commerce market in Southeast Asia.
This is the second report in our US Back-to-School series for 2019. Here, we assess the digital trends that we expect to see this shopping season.
Insights from Cosmoprof North America 2019: Top Five Insights from Three Days at the Beauty Industry’s Leading Event
The Coresight Research team was in Las Vegas for Cosmoprof North America 2019. The three-day event was jammed with opportunities to see the latest trends in the industry and learn from key players how they’re using new strategies to tap the potential of the fast-changing market.
Xcel Brands x Coresight Research Monthly Fashion Trend Report: Top Trends Include Satin Skirts and Utility Dresses
The Monthly Fashion Trend Report highlights the fashion trends that are emerging, growing and maturing- offering insights for designers, planners, retailers, buyers and merchandisers.
The Fashion Trend Monthly Data Report report accompanies the Xcel Brands x Coresight Research Monthly Fashion Trend Report.
The Coresight Research team attended Cosmoprof North America 2019 in Las Vegas. The theme for the wrapup report covers innovative amd emerging brands.
The Coresight Research team attended Cosmoprof North America 2019 in Las Vegas. The theme for day two was CBD: all retailers want in on the trend.
Insights from Cosmoprof North America 2019 Day 1: “All Beauty Brands will be Clean Beauty Brands in the Future”
The Coresight Research team attended Cosmoprof North America 2019 in Las Vegas. The theme for day one was, “Beauty with a conscience is driving innovation across all beauty categories.”
US inflation softened a little, while wage growth remained unchanged. Retail sales growth weakened.
Growth in the $89B US menswear market is driven by demand for more casual apparel. Athletic menswear brands, Nike, Adidas, and Under Armour, are taking market share from traditional brands.
At midyear, we take stock of the major trends we identified in January to see how they have played out in global retail in the first half of 2019, and identify two new trends we think will be significant in later 2019 and into 2020.
Alibaba’s supermarket chain Freshippo’s introduction of Pick’n Go leverages China’s growing away-from-home-breakfast market, expected to be worth ¥840 billion (around $126 billion) by 2021. The new store format is also part of Freshippo’s effort to diversify its revenue streams.
Several major trends have solidified in the first half of 2019. The new e-commerce law has driven customers to buy though official, regulated channels, putting daigou on a downward trajectory.
We look at the growing importance of sustainability in retail and, using the results of a consumer survey, we offer a case study of a sustainably positioned retail business — Watermill Express.