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 Market Research for Greece

Euromonitor publishes reports on industries, consumers and demographics in Greece.

  • Industry specific reports offer insight into market size and market share in Greece; as well as industry trends in each specific industry.
  • The Consumer Lifestyles in Greece report examines national lifestyle habits, ranging from health and living standards, income and earning patterns, eating and drinking habits, to home ownership trends.
  • Greece in 2030: The Future Demographic contains information on long term population changes, population by gender, consumer segment: babies, infants, toddlers, children, tweenagers, teenagers, studying age, young-adults, middle-aged adults, and the elderly.

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Country Report

Baby and Child-Specific Products in Greece

According to latest Eurostat data, the number of births in Greece reached 94,100 in 2013, compared to 100,980 in 2012 (National Bureau of Statistics data), 106,000 in 2011 and 117,900 in 2009. The continuous decline in the number of births is related...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 28 | Add to cart | View details

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Bath and Shower in Greece

Amidst the recession, companies continue an all-out war of promotions and discounts in bath and shower, hindering value growth, which declines by 4% in 2014. The biggest category within bath and shower, body wash/shower gel, has been saturated by ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 29 | Add to cart | View details

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Colour Cosmetics in Greece

Financially-ridden Greek consumers remained focused on the staples of colour cosmetics (mascara, foundation/concealer, powder, lipstick) during the financially difficult 2014, and opted for value-for-money offerings. Offers and discounts were ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 31 | Add to cart | View details

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Deodorants in Greece

Product-wise, two main trends characterised deodorants in 2014. The first and main trend, which is here to stay, is favouring variants with fewer chemicals, which translates to increasing demand for paraben-free, and secondarily for aluminium-free ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 26 | Add to cart | View details

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Depilatories in Greece

Contradictory trends influence the performance of depilatories in Greece. While the recession originally forced women to reduce visits to salons and opt for depilation at home, increasing offers and discounts for laser hair removal makes this ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 23 | Add to cart | View details

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Fragrances in Greece

2014 was yet another year of decline for fragrances in recession-ridden Greece, but this fall seems to become more moderate. Sales of fragrances, being luxury items, have been severely hit ever since the recession came about. The recession trends ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 28 | Add to cart | View details

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Hair Care in Greece

High levels of innovation characterised hair care in 2014. Product features and developments previously found only in the niche category of salon hair care are now flooding the supermarkets. Product innovation is mainly focused on two areas; the use ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 32 | Add to cart | View details

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Men's Grooming in Greece

Men’s grooming is particularly affected by the recession, given that consumers are opting increasingly for products that can cover the needs of the whole family instead of gender-specific ones. This trend translates to losses for men’s grooming, with...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 25 | Add to cart | View details

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Oral Care in Greece

Despite the recession, oral care displays a positive performance in Greece in 2014, as Greek consumers are trying to use prevention to avoid visits to the dentist that can actually cost them more. In fact, protection from caries, the most common ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 28 | Add to cart | View details

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Beauty and Personal Care in Greece

The ongoing recession along with its devastating effects on disposable incomes take their toll on beauty and personal care value sales for yet another year in 2014. However, stabilisation trends are emerging in volume sales across a number of ...

May 2015 | US$2,650 | Pages: 119 | Add to cart | View details

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Sets/Kits in Greece

Sets/kits remains among the least affected categories by the recession, as these products represent a good value-for-money alternative against single products in categories like fragrances, colour cosmetics and skin care. Nevertheless, the ongoing ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 23 | Add to cart | View details

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Skin Care in Greece

Skin care remains the biggest single category within beauty and personal care in Greece. Faced with a plethora of choices, Greek consumers have come to look for products with specific features that fit their needs. At the same time, amidst the ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 35 | Add to cart | View details

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Sun Care in Greece

Products that combine sun protection with tanning features (‘tan-boosters’), constituting the upcoming 'tan and protect' category represent one of the most dynamic trends in sun protection in Greece for 2014. Another upcoming trend, which is expected...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 27 | Add to cart | View details

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Apparel Accessories in Greece

Spontaneous shopping declined considerably over the review period in Greece, with only a small difference in 2014, given that consumer confidence remains quite low. Greek consumers still avoid non-essential purchases especially on items they only buy...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 18 | Add to cart | View details

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Childrenswear in Greece

Parents in Greece seemed more willing to spend money on childrenswear in 2014 as the economic conditions in the country stabilised. The category had a four-year period of continuous falls during the recession and lost 28% of its value since 2009. In ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 18 | Add to cart | View details

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Footwear in Greece

High unemployment levels and the increased need for practicality and convenience drove demand for everyday, casual items to the detriment of formal and fancy footwear. High-heeled shoes lost share as Greek women opted for flat or low-heeled shoes. In...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 19 | Add to cart | View details

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Hosiery in Greece

Consumers in Greece suffered a five-year period of economic repression with serious losses of income, falling spending budgets and high unemployment rates during 2014. This period led to a series of changes in consumer perceptions and preferences, ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 17 | Add to cart | View details

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Jeans in Greece

The recession boosted the need for convenient, handy and practical clothing which lasts longer and is multifunctional, so that it can be worn on a variety of different occasions. What is more, high unemployment meant fewer people were obliged to wear...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 22 | Add to cart | View details

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Menswear in Greece

Fashion trends are rather important to Greek consumers and men in particular. Men in Greece follow fashion trends even though the harsh economic environment over the past five years shifted demand towards more affordable items and brands. Naturally, ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 25 | Add to cart | View details

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Apparel and Footwear in Greece

Apparel and footwear current value growth was positive in 2014, albeit marginally so. The effects of the recession were still evident in everyday lives and in consumer choices, but demand seemed to be boosted slightly by the stability of the ...

May 2015 | US$2,100 | Pages: 84 | Add to cart | View details

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Sportswear in Greece

Greek consumers are more willing to take up sport; it is reported that sports activities actually benefited from the recession and the downfall of the Greek economy. There are practical reasons behind this trend, as consumers now do not have as much ...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 15 | Add to cart | View details

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Womenswear in Greece

Womenswear appeared to start recovering in 2014 after five consecutive years of declines. Greek consumers are still not confident about making big purchases and spending serious amounts of money; however they are starting to spend more on cheap items...

May 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 26 | Add to cart | View details

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Health and Wellness in Greece

Continuing the review period trend, health and wellness products saw a decline in value terms in 2014. This was partly due to a decline in volume sales across a number of health and wellness foods and beverages, and partly due to some of the most ...

Apr 2015 | US$2,100 | Pages: 94 | Add to cart | View details

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Other Hot Drinks in Greece

Within chocolate-based flavoured powder drinks, child-specific products continued to outperform adult ones in 2014. Adults have cut down on their consumption of chocolate-based flavoured powder drinks, in the context of health and wellness concerns ...

Apr 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 22 | Add to cart | View details

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Hot Drinks in Greece

With consumers left with less money to spend, one of the key outcomes of the recession was the rise of a cocooning trend, with ever more Greeks spending time at home. Spending at foodservice outlets declined again in 2014, as fewer consumers could ...

Apr 2015 | US$2,100 | Pages: 40 | Add to cart | View details

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Tea in Greece

Despite the lack of a tea drinking culture in Greece, tea performed better than expected in 2013 and 2014, although it witnessed a decline in both value and volume terms in both these years. Large investment in the category by Unilever Hellas SA was ...

Apr 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 23 | Add to cart | View details

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Coffee in Greece

Espresso was a key driver of growth for coffee in both the off-trade and on-trade channels in 2014. In both channels espresso outperformed instant coffee and filter coffee. Its performance was also dynamic in the on-trade channel where ever more ...

Apr 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 23 | Add to cart | View details

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Nappies/Diapers/Pants in Greece

Further declines in the birth rate, largely due to the economic downturn and financial instability, hinder volume growth for nappies/diapers/pants in Greece. Nevertheless, in 2014 the decline in the number of births was more moderate in comparison to...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 23 | Add to cart | View details

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Tissue and Hygiene in Greece

In line with the extensive use of promotional activities and discounts, initiated both by manufacturers and retailers, tissue and hygiene products sales displayed negative value growth once again in 2014. The recession resulted in fierce competition ...

Mar 2015 | US$2,650 | Pages: 60 | Add to cart | View details

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Retail Tissue in Greece

Promotional activities and the products’ commodity status are the key drivers for growth in retail tissue. In this context sales were relatively resilient to the recession with most product types not witnessing major losses in volume terms.

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 23 | Add to cart | View details

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Sanitary Protection in Greece

Current value sales of sanitary protection declined amidst aggressive promotional activities by all players in towels in particular. Discounting is less prevalent in pantyliners; however, with towels accounting for a higher proportion of the ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 26 | Add to cart | View details

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Wipes in Greece

There were no developments in wipes over the past two years, and this restricted growth in sales. Maturity is a key obstacle to growth for baby wipes, which is the largest category within wipes in Greece, while other wipes types suffer from a lack of...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 28 | Add to cart | View details

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Away-From-Home Tissue and Hygiene in Greece

The sharp rise recorded in the number of inbound tourist arrivals in Greece during 2013 and 2014 boosted demand for AFH tissue as demand increased among the operators of hotels and other hospitality establishments throughout the year. In 2014 volume ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 19 | Add to cart | View details

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Cotton Wool/Buds/Pads in Greece

Cotton pads are taking market share from de-make up facial wipes. In value terms, cotton pads is for the third consecutive year the largest area within cotton wool/buds/pads. Pads performed better in volume, yet in value their growth was hindered by ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 23 | Add to cart | View details

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Incontinence in Greece

Demographics and promotional activities drive the incontinence category in Greece forward, with volume sales registering positive growth despite the economic downturn. The fact that Greece has an ageing population creates prosperous ground for growth...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 24 | Add to cart | View details

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Home Insecticides in Greece

Home insecticides attracted robust investment by manufacturers, with several strong new product launches taking place in 2014. Innovation focused on new concepts and new formats, with dual function electric insecticides, foams and portable battery ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 20 | Add to cart | View details

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Laundry Care in Greece

Liquid tablet detergents was under the spotlight in 2014 with more launches taking place during the year. Lenor, Skip and Omo entered the category, resulting in a year of dynamic growth in both value and volume terms. In view of its novelty, capsules...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 30 | Add to cart | View details

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Home Care in Greece

In line with the extensive use of promotional activities and discounts, initiated both by manufacturers and retailers, home care recorded negative value growth in 2014 for another consecutive year. As a result of sales declining considerably since ...

Mar 2015 | US$2,650 | Pages: 68 | Add to cart | View details

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Polishes in Greece

Sales declined by 15% in both retail volume and value terms in 2014.The decline in sales was mostly due to polishes being a saturated category and influenced by changes in fashion and lifestyle trends, rather than the economic downturn. Specifically,...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 19 | Add to cart | View details

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Surface Care in Greece

Concentrated products were the focus of new developments in surface care in 2014, with manufacturers introducing products that promised advanced efficiency with a smaller amount of product. Consumers though did not respond to the trend so far, with ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 27 | Add to cart | View details

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Toilet Care in Greece

Manufacturers invested heavily in the toilet care category in 2014, with ITBs being the key focus area. Multi-purpose ITBs were under the spotlight of developments. Duck and Bref introduced new ITBs that claim to have multiple properties, such as ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 22 | Add to cart | View details

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Air Care in Greece

In view of the ongoing recession and shrinking disposable incomes Greeks began to rationalise their purchases and this took its toll on air care in 2014, which was amongst the most affected categories in terms of losses. Over the review period value ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 21 | Add to cart | View details

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Bleach in Greece

Despite maturity and no innovation, bleach proved to be a recession-proof category. Bleach continued to have commodity status in Greece and was regarded as synonymous with hygiene. With its very low selling price, sales of bleach were not affected by...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 18 | Add to cart | View details

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Dishwashing in Greece

No major developments occurred in dishwashing in Greece in 2014, yet sales performed slightly better in comparison to the previous year. Hand dishwashing witnessed positive, albeit marginal growth in volume terms. Automatic dishwashing products on ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 24 | Add to cart | View details

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Bottled Water in Greece

2014 saw an impressive increase in tourist arrivals. This provided a substantial boost to bottled water sales as tourists account for around 12-15% of overall bottled water consumption in Greece. Increasing tourism, however, was not enough to ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 25 | Add to cart | View details

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Carbonates in Greece

Carbonates started to show signs of a recovery in the off-trade channel in 2014, witnessing marginal volume growth. This was mostly due to the products’ performance in supermarkets, where sales increased as a result of aggressive discounting.

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 32 | Add to cart | View details

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Concentrates in Greece

The launch of Lipton Ice Tea & Honey continued to generate growth for powder concentrates in both current value and volume terms in 2014. The category, which has suffered from a lack of investment and innovation for several years, was rejuvenated by ...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 25 | Add to cart | View details

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Juice in Greece

2014 was a better year for juice, with promotional activities stimulating consumer interest in the category. Although juice consumption has dropped tremendously from previous years, the category is gradually recovering, with growth remaining negative...

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 30 | Add to cart | View details

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Soft Drinks in Greece

2014 was a better year for soft drinks, with the market starting to show signs of recovery. Growth rates remained negative in most categories but the decline in sales was more moderate in comparison to previous years. Negative growth was mostly ...

Mar 2015 | US$2,100 | Pages: 76 | Add to cart | View details

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RTD Coffee in Greece

Starbucks Discoveries was introduced to the Greek market in October 2014 by Arla Foods Hellas SA. In view of the time that the launch took place, its impact on the category was marginal, although it is set to become a driver of growth in 2015.

Mar 2015 | US$1,000 | Pages: 23 | Add to cart | View details
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