The consumer tissue and hygiene industry is expected to see continued growth beyond 2021, supported by improved health awareness, product accessibility and incomes, particularly in developing markets. As consumers continue to prioritise efficacy, multifunctionality, value, and a clean and ethical positioning, brands that are accessible, purpose-driven, digitally-savvy and keen to build around consumer need states are most likely to thrive in the long run.
Consumer lifestyles and purchase decisions are increasingly leaning towards more sustainable practices. Sustainable supply chain, reduction in non-recyclable plastic packaging, and alternative fibres are among the strategies being adopted by the industry to meet changing demand in global tissue products.
From demographic shifts, such as the new three-child policy in China, to product access, innovation, and disruption from reusable products in sanitary protection and adult incontinence, disposable hygiene in Southeast Asia and China reveals a diverse set of challenges and opportunities ahead.
By working alongside the biggest names in global tissue manufacturing, Tissue World Miami has developed a unique and productive relationship with the entire tissue industry value chain. Tissue World Miami exists to connect innovative products, services and technologies with decision-makers at the forefront of the industry.
Companies around the world are struggling with price increases due to disruptions in local and global supply chains. It is critical for companies to stay aware of changing online prices and understand how competitors' products are faring.