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Unpackaged: The Future of Bottled Water in Germany

Linda Lichtmess

Linda Lichtmess

21 Dec 21

German consumers are increasingly switching from bottled water to tap water. Not only is tap water seen as the more sustainable alternative, but bottled water is becoming a more political issue. Rising competition from tap water is placing pressure on soft drinks as consumers see the increasing appeal of counter-top appliances such as SodaStream that make carbonated water at home possible.

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Quick Commerce in Western Europe: Trends, Operational Models and Prospects

Maria Bogdanova

Maria Bogdanova

20 Sep 21

Quick commerce is gaining traction in Western Europe with Euromonitor International counting 30 companies currently competing on the market, most of which established in the past 10 months and is mainly focused on grocery deliveries. With consumers in the region getting accustomed to fast and ultra- fast deliveries, it is important for brands and retailers to understand the trends, operational models and prospects ahead.

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Plant Power in Western European Functional Beverages

Anna Ward

Anna Ward

25 Jun 21

Complexity is an increasingly important feature of the functionality trend in beverages. Widely recognised botanicals such as chamomile, while still important, are being complemented by other ingredients of plant origin that are currently less…

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Wellbeing and Premiumisation Enable Water in Glass Bottles to Prosper in Turkey

Euromonitor International

Euromonitor International

22 Jun 16

When it comes to packaging of bottled water, compared to glass and other pack types, PET remains the most popular pack type in the world by far. Whilst this also holds true for Turkey, glass bottles are increasingly becoming popular amongst Turkish…

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Euromonitor to Speak at PET Value Chain 2016

Karine Dussimon

Karine Dussimon

9 Feb 16

Event: PET Value Chain Date: 8th – 9th March 2016 Location: Crowne Plaza Amsterdam City Centre, The Netherlands Event Description: Now in its fourth year, this unique and commercially focused conference is fast becoming the key meeting place for the…

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Top Five Opportunities in the Beverages Industry in CIS Region

Euromonitor International

Euromonitor International

18 Jan 16

The economic turmoil in Russia and Ukraine in 2014-2015 echoed across neighbouring CIS countries in terms of devaluation, leading to a down-trading trend in these markets. However, what seems as a negative prospect at first glance has potential…

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The Disruptive Potential of Buy Now Pay Later in Western Europe

Frida Polyak

Frida Polyak

18 Jan 22

One of the key developments of the payment landscape has been the skyrocketing boom in demand for the modern day credit offer: buy now pay later (BNLP). Although the business model already existed pre-pandemic, the uncertain economic environment and easy accessibility significantly contributed to its success in the past year...

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Circular Fashion: Is Eastern Europe Ready for the Transition?

Euromonitor International

Euromonitor International

31 Dec 21

The podcast will explore consumers preferences in the market of Eastern Europe, including the Baltics region. Are Eastern European consumers ready to prioritize sustainability in their purchase decisions?

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Grocery Delivery, Dark Stores and Meals at Home: How Opportunities in Germany are Becoming Best Practice in Global Retail

Stephen Dutton

Stephen Dutton

30 Dec 21

The COVID-19 pandemic profoundly disrupted the market for meals in Germany. With foodservice largely restricted, most food spending is funneled into grocery retail and retailers are leveraging this position of strength, working with grocery delivery startups, to target consumers at home.

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Alle Zeichen auf Grün: Legalisierung von Cannabis in Deutschland

Linda Lichtmess

Linda Lichtmess

21 Dec 21

Am 26. September 2021 haben die Deutschen einen neuen Bundestag gewählt. Die daraus resultierende sogenannte Ampel-Koalition besteht aus der SPD, Bündnis 90 Die Grünen und der FDP. Nach 16 Jahren Merkel und der konservativen CDU/CSU-Regierung scheint das Land bereit für einen Wechsel. Die kommende Regierung verspricht nichts weniger als eine Modernisierung des Landes.

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Unpackaged: The Future of Bottled Water in Germany

Linda Lichtmess

Linda Lichtmess

21 Dec 21

German consumers are increasingly switching from bottled water to tap water. Not only is tap water seen as the more sustainable alternative, but bottled water is becoming a more political issue. Rising competition from tap water is placing pressure on soft drinks as consumers see the increasing appeal of counter-top appliances such as SodaStream that make carbonated water at home possible.

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Eastern Europe Eyed as the Next Silicon Valley: A Chance for Poland to Rise

Indre Zebrauskaite

Indre Zebrauskaite

14 Dec 21

COVID-19 has accelerated online presence and integration of digital solutions to minimise physical human contact. With an abundant pool of IT and tech graduates, well-developed digital landscape and relatively competitive wages, Central and Eastern Europe and especially Poland are being eyed by potential investors as the next Silicon Valley.