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Aussies not eating enough fruit

05 July, 2019

Insights reveal while a majority of Australians feel healthy and the health food segment is growing, 67 per cent are overweight or obese, only 17 per cent meet physical activity guidelines and only five per cent eat enough fruit.

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Aussies not eating enough fruit

Rethinking Responsible Packaging

01 July, 2019

Packaging innovation is being challenged by rapidly escalating consumer expectations. As a result, a wide range of initiatives are being trialled and adopted locally and globally to dialup sustainability narratives. Such initiatives are being leveraged to become key brand diff...

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Rethinking Responsible Packaging

No Sugar? No Worries

01 July, 2019

In the MAT concluding 5/5/19, the total beverages category was worth $5.1 billion and grew at 1.9 per cent, with unit growth down 0.7 per cent versus the previous year. The soft drinks segment represented 42.6 per cent share of total beverages, with growth slightly underperfor...

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Why Aussies drank 150,000 fewer bottles of Champagne last year

25 June, 2019

“Moet & Chandon and Veuve Clicquot comprise the other two major brands among the ‘Big 3’ which collectively account for 68% of white champagne varietal sales,” said IRI Insights Director Daniel Bone “Annual declines recorded by all three top selling brands – and Champagne’s to...

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Why Aussies drank 150,000 fewer bottles of Champagne last year

Processed foods losing favour among shoppers as fresh food movement grows

21 June, 2019

Clean eating is sweeping the nation, with grocery shoppers turning away from some types of foods. These are the products which have fallen out of favour among consumers.

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Processed foods losing favour among shoppers as fresh food movement grows

4 ways to boost declining cider sales

19 June, 2019

Fascinating insights have emerged from AusCider 2019, with IRI warning conference attendees the industry is facing a crucial crossroads when it comes to cider sales growth. IRI Insights Director Daniel Bone told conference attendees that cider sales are in decline, down $22mil...

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4 ways to boost declining cider sales

A single and shared understanding is the key to business growth

04 June, 2019

6/4/2019 - A singular and shared understanding of today’s consumers needs to be at the centre of business building strategies and supporting marketing campaigns. Consumers today, as always, are motivated by better shopping experiences and more relevant marketing communications...

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 A single and shared understanding is the key to business growth

Priceline expands partnership with IRI to deliver improved range

03 June, 2019

Market research company IRI announced a significant expansion to its partnership with Priceline on Monday morning which will help the pharmacy deliver an improved range for customers.

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Priceline expands partnership with IRI to deliver improved range

Category Review: Cold and Flu

01 June, 2019

Last year's flu season in Australia was notable for very low levels of flu activity compared with recent years, although there was some geographic variation. Similar to national trends, all states and territories apart from Western Australia experienced these lower flu levels ...

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Category Review: Cold and Flu

Freedom of Choice

01 June, 2019

Recent IRI research has highlighted that over one third of New Zealanders are limiting or completely restricting at least one allergen from their diet. This is aligned with trends we are seeing in the United Kingdom. Interestingly, we are also near the top of the ladder – comi...

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Freedom of Choice

Digital disruption = sales opportunities for FMCG suppliers

01 June, 2019

Digital disruption is creating new sales opportunities for FMCG suppliers. This quick blog provides some tips for FMCG suppliers to maximise their ROI from their digital spend and evolve their supply chain / business model to meet the demands of customers and consumers.

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Why chocolate's still a sweet spot

01 June, 2019

Chocolate bar limited editions shine light on manufacturer performance, while nutritional bars capitalise on indulgence cues.

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How 2011 Enabled Information Resources, Inc. to Develop Strategic & Tactical Advantages

30 May, 2019

Information Resources, Inc. (Chicago, IL) gained its first clients in 1979 and its output over succeeding decades was marked by unmatched invention.

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How 2011 Enabled Information Resources, Inc. to Develop Strategic & Tactical Advantages

Australian Drinks Awards welcomes IRI as a sponsor

29 May, 2019

The Drinks Association is thrilled to announce that IRI will sponsor the Most Distinctive Brand category at the 2019 Australian Drinks Awards.

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Australian Drinks Awards welcomes IRI as a sponsor

Stores must contribute ‘vigorously’ in innovation, says IRI

23 May, 2019

IRI says general stores must contribute “intensely” in innovation to stay aware of quickly advancing buyer patterns. Chief Commercial Officer, Asia Pacific, IRI, Alistair Leathwood, has sketched out the difficulties confronting the retail division in IRI’s ‘Retail Outlook for ...

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The technology challenges facing retailers

22 May, 2019

Australia’s retail sector is facing a number of challenges, driven by advances in technology which have led to an explosion of consumer touchpoints in the market space, according to IRI.

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The technology challenges facing retailers

Supermarkets must invest ‘heavily’ in technology, says IRI

21 May, 2019

Mr Leathwood says evolving technology presents great challenges to the FMCG sector, but opportunities too. “Consumers across the world today are inundated by choice and have easy access to a wealth of information,” he said. “Australian supermarkets must invest…

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Supermarkets must invest ‘heavily’ in technology, says IRI

Cider Australia details conference program

16 May, 2019

Cider Australia has released the details of its final program for its annual conference, AusCider 2019, which is taking place in Hobart next month, opening on 2 June.

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Cider Australia details conference program

IRI Report - The challenges facing the retail sector

16 May, 2019

Alistair Leathwood, chief commercial officer, Asia Pacific, IRI has shared his insights into the challenges facing the retail sector. In IRI’s Retail Outlook for 2019 and Beyond, ‘Staying One Step Ahead’, Leathwood explains issues such as advances in technology and changes in ...

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IRI Report - The challenges facing the retail sector

Loyalty programs must use data carefully to keep consumer trust

14 May, 2019

Loyalty programs are an increasingly important tool for financial services businesses to engage and reward customers. But they are not all created equal. The best ones are powered by technology and aim to genuinely reward consumers.

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