Consumer Products Company Reports
Consumer products represent the largest industry on a global scale. Consumer goods sales make up nearly two thirds of the total world trade. Given the similarity of the product choice offered by market players, companies struggle to make their brands well-known and gain customer loyalty.
The consumer products market have undergone some changes in the XXI century: the supply and distribution channels expanded, international trade conditions were improved, new marketing strategies were worked out. Meanwhile, the demand for consumer products rises, and the competitive landscape becomes increasingly fierce. Products safety and environmental friendliness are the most burning issues nowadays. To hold stable position and respond to the market challenges, companies constantly upgrade their manufacturing techniques, increase capacities, diversify product ranges and seek effective ways to attract new customers.
The research reports within this catalogue highlight the consumer products industry and market dynamics with focus on companies’ performance. The reports provide profiles of various players active in the consumer goods market. Extensive analyses of market strategies developed by consumer products companies, major market drivers and restrains, the market segmentation and opportunities can be found in the research studies. Thorough examinations of the market development trends and common industry products are also offered in the reports.
... . While other large grocers struggle and face uncertain futures, Whole Foods Market has been seeing revenue growth. Features and benefits MarketLine Case ... FY2011 and FY2010. Your key questions answered Which is the largest organic food retailer in the world? What are the opportunities and threats in ...Nov, 2012 26 pages
... the money transfer business had long been Western Union’s main revenue source. Features and benefits MarketLine Case Studies describe topics such ... economic migration drive demand for remittance services in the global market? How will Western Union respond to the challenges posed by increasing regulation ...Dec, 2012 22 pages
... across multiple channels to maximize gains. Disney’s strategy relies heavily on branded creative content that the company can monetize. The main ... describe topics such as innovative products, business models, and significant company acquisitions. Fact-based and presented in an accessible style, they explain ...Dec, 2012 25 pages
... over CNY28bn ($4.3bn) and net income in excess of CNY10bn ($1.5bn). In 2012, Tencent was placed 37th in Millward Brown’s BrandZ 100 most valuable ... point. Consequently, the company is looking to grow its footprint overseas. Tencent has adopted a number of strategies aimed at diversifying its revenue streams ...Dec, 2012 20 pages
... decisions and illustrate wider market and economic trends. Highlights Oasis’ ?7m, 18-month investment program aimed to transform its image, from “the ... omni-channel retail concept. Your key questions answered How to succeed in omni-channel retail. How to build personal engagement through social media ...Nov, 2012 23 pages
... and economic trends. Highlights The global population is growing older, and Novartis Pharmaceuticals provides products aimed at high- and middle-income countries, ... the 45% that healthcare sales contributed in 1996? What mergers, acquisitions, and divestments has Novartis made, and how have these affected ...Dec, 2012 19 pages
... challenges. Features and benefits MarketLine Case Studies describe topics such as innovative products, business models, and significant company acquisitions. Fact-based and ... the home console market with its Wii? How has Nintendo employed innovation, and how successful has it been in doing so? How has ...Nov, 2012 31 pages
Introduction Natura Cosmeticos develops, produces, and sells cosmetics, fragrances, and hygiene products. Its direct sales model is based on a network of more than ... worth $12.3bn. Your key questions answered What makes Natura the largest Latin American cosmetics maker? What are its revenues, competitors, ...Dec, 2012 31 pages
... , following a series of name changes and several acquisitions, would go on to become Lenovo Group Limited, a global IT company with revenues of almost $30bn in its ... in addition to traditional PC products. Your key questions answered How did Lenovo grow from a small start-up company to become the top player ...Nov, 2012 24 pages
... and delivers to the user a small dose of nicotine that can satiate cravings. This market makes some bold claims as to the health benefits and cost ... e-cig market. Your key questions answered Which companies are the electronic cigarette market leaders? How are the tobacco companies becoming involved in ...Dec, 2012 17 pages
... . Your key questions answered What are the potential implications of the JOBS Act? What are the advantages and disadvantages of crowdfunding initiatives? How successful have crowdfunding initiatives been thus far? What impact is crowdfunding likely to have on the traditional investment landscape?Jan, 2013 27 pages
... 862tcf of shale gas, 3.1% of total global recoverable gas resources. As of October 2012 Chesapeake had raised $11.6bn of its $13bn target for 2012 from ... gas properties in Michigan. Your key questions answered How is Chesapeake Energy Corporation combating crippling debts and historically low natural gas ...Nov, 2012 17 pages
... its joint venture TNK-BP since 2003. The company sold its 50% stake to Rosneft in exchange for $17.1bn and 12.84% equity in the buyer. Additionally, BP plans to ... questions answered Why has BP agreed to sell TNK-BP? What will BP and Rosneft gain from the acquisition? What are the risks of the acquisition? ...Nov, 2012 21 pages
... and announced it would put more focus on the UK business with a ?1bn investment. Sainsbury’s was the most profitable grocery retailer for decades before being overtaken ... the credit crunch? Have they lost or gained market share? What have Tesco and Sainsbury's done to retain customers and gain new ones? Have ...Oct, 2012 21 pages
... , footwear, lifestyle accessories, and jewelry and beauty products through its retail website. The company offers more than 50,000 branded and ... decisions and illustrate wider market and economic trends. Highlights ASOS has successfully diversified its offering to include beauty products, maternity wear, ...Oct, 2012 20 pages
... This was attributed to the company’s revival of its business during recession. This case study will examine how Starbucks was affected during ... in 1987 that it began to operate as a chain of coffee bars. The establishment of Starbucks as a coffee retailing chain marked the beginning of a new consumer trend. ...Oct, 2012 18 pages
... goods market as a leading player. Explanation of the plans Unilever has put in place to improve the sustainability of its processes and products. How has ... these changes been costly and what do they mean in terms of Unilever's continued competition with companies such as Procter & Gamble? In conclusion, have ...Nov, 2012 19 pages
Labeyrie Fine Foods Plc. (Labeyrie Fine Foods), formerly known as Alfesca hf., is an Iceland based producer and distributor of sea food products. It operates as a subsidiary of Lur Berri Iceland ehf. The company offers a range of convenience and fine food products under four divisions namely smoked salmon and fish, foie gras and duck products, prawns and shellfish and blinis and spreads. The co…Nov, 2012 15 pages
... Ball Park, Hillshire Farm, Jimmy Dean, Gallo Salame, State Fair, Sara Lee, Bistro Collection, Chef Pierre, Rudy’s Farm, Briar Street, Bryan Foods and Kahn’s. This comprehensive SWOT profile of Hillshire Brands Company provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses ...Feb, 2013 28 pages
Double Coin Holdings Ltd. (Double Coin), formerly Shanghai Tyre & Rubber (Group) Company Ltd, is one of the leading tire manufacturers in China. The company carries out the production and sale of truck and bus radial tires (TBR), off-the-road (OTR), industrial and agricultural rubber tires of 60 specifications and 500 varieties across 100 countries. The company provides all-steel heavy-duty raNov, 2012 25 pages