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Retail Tissue in Spain

23 pages • By Euromonitor International

In 2015, retail tissue grew by 1% in both volume and current value terms. Two conflicting trends impacted retail tissue. On one side, the decline in the Spanish population and a reduction in the cocooning effect, led to a slowdown in the growth of demand. On the other hand, innovation, centred on premiumisation, drove value upwards and represented...

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Mar 2016

Incontinence in South Africa

20 pages • By Euromonitor International

Incontinence remained a niche category within the South African tissue and hygiene market in 2015. Social stigma, a lack of education, high average unit prices and a relatively young population remained barriers to category performance. Euromonitor International's Incontinence in South Africa report offers a comprehensive guide to the...

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Mar 2016

Wipes in Spain

23 pages • By Euromonitor International

Wipes products are not considered essential in Spain as Spaniards tend to prefer other personal cleaning methods. Consequently, their penetration is still limited with baby wipes accounting for 65% of overall value sales in 2015. With the exception of baby and facial cleansing wipes, sales were based on impulse or limited to occasional purchases....

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Mar 2016

Away-From-Home Tissue and Hygiene in Spain

19 pages • By Euromonitor International

A recovery from the economic recession and record tourist flows helped the institutional, consumer foodservice and lodging channels to register positive growth. Consequently, AFH tissue and hygiene took advantage of this trend and increased sales through these channels. Euromonitor International's Away-from-Home Tissue and Hygiene in...

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Mar 2016

Retail Tissue in France

21 pages • By Euromonitor International

Kitchen towels recorded value growth in 2015 mainly due to the popularity of home-made patisserie and desserts, as households sought to recreate professional-level pastry recipes at home. In these activities, kitchen towels are very often used for a variety of applications. Toilet paper sales thrived on the ongoing cocooning trends, whereby...

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Mar 2016

Incontinence in France

21 pages • By Euromonitor International

Demand for disposable incontinence products continued to be structurally driven by the ageing population in 2015. The number of persons aged 65+ years, for example, rose by 2% over the previous year. In addition, the advent of several innovative incontinence products which are more discreet, comfortable and efficient also contributed to reducing...

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Mar 2016

Tissue and Hygiene in Spain

53 pages • By Euromonitor International

Demographic trends, the high penetration levels of retail and hygiene products and the post-recession economic situation shapes the industry’s performance in 2015. These factors resulted in sluggish current value growth, which characterised tissue and hygiene over the review period. The economic crisis led most Spanish consumers to become...

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Mar 2016

Tissue and Hygiene in France

56 pages • By Euromonitor International

Tissue and hygiene continued to record retail value growth in 2015, although the various categories registered disparate performances. Retail tissue was the growth driver and thrived mainly due to the strong pace of product innovation and an increasing trend towards home-based activities and gatherings. Incontinence recorded the fastest retail...

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Mar 2016

Nappies/Diapers/Pants in France

23 pages • By Euromonitor International

The number of live births fell by almost 3% in 2015. The ongoing morose socio-economic conditions and a series of terror attacks throughout the year were deterrents to procreation among French households. Historically low birth figures over the review period also negatively affected demand for standard and junior variants. As a direct consequence,...

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Mar 2016

Kimberly-Clark BV in Tissue and Hygiene (Netherlands)

2 pages • By Euromonitor International

Kimberly-Clark aims to retain its leading position in tissue and hygiene in the Netherlands. To stay ahead of the competition, the company emphasises product innovation and technological development. More recently, a particular focus of the company was to improve its ecological credentials, as it believes that environmentally friendly products...

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Mar 2016

Wipes in the Netherlands

26 pages • By Euromonitor International

Wipes continued to record a current value decline in 2015, but at a lower level than in the previous two years. In general, the category was severely negatively affected by the difficult economic environment over the last couple of years of the review period. Amid uncertainty about economic prospects, consumers turned away from wipes, as many...

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Mar 2016

Sanitary Protection in the Netherlands

25 pages • By Euromonitor International

Per capita use of sanitary protection amongst women aged 12-54 years old in the Netherlands declined slightly in 2015, dropping to 301 units per woman per year. In general, however, per capita use of this group had been hovering around 300 units per women per year since 2009. This level of use is expected to continue over the forecast period....

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Mar 2016

Away-From-Home Tissue and Hygiene in the Netherlands

21 pages • By Euromonitor International

The key trend in AFH tissue and hygiene sales in 2015 was the improved general economic context. After a few difficult years with low growth, or even declines, rising unemployment and stagnating disposable income levels, the Dutch economy had returned to growth. Consequently, AFH tissue was able to turn the corner and post marginal current...

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Mar 2016

Incontinence in Italy

24 pages • By Euromonitor International

Italian health organisations have determined that approximately over three million people in the country suffered from incontinence during 2015. This number of people is consistently increasing as a result of the ageing population in the country, and the reality that incontinence is a primarily age-related health problem; in excess of 30%...

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Mar 2016

Tissue and Hygiene in the Netherlands

58 pages • By Euromonitor International

Following three exceptionally difficult years with little GDP growth and rising unemployment from 2012 to 2014, the economic outlook for the Netherlands improved substantially on most indicators in 2015. As a consequence, tissue and hygiene retail sales also showed a marked improvement in 2015 compared to previous years. Retail tissue returned...

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Mar 2016

Sanitary Protection in Italy

26 pages • By Euromonitor International

In recent years, sales of sanitary protection experienced little to no change in Italy, and the category is thought to have already reached its peak in terms of size. In 2015, sales decreased to €535 million, which is in accordance with the overall trend for tissue and hygiene. It is expected that there are minimal chances for improvement...

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Mar 2016

Incontinence in Switzerland

23 pages • By Euromonitor International

Incontinence remains the category with the most growth potential in tissue and hygiene. It is an industry estimate that between 6% and 8% of the Swiss population are incontinent; however, only 70% of incontinent Swiss people are estimated to use actual incontinence products, whilst the rest rely on their own self-help solutions. This appears...

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Mar 2016

Nappies/Diapers/Pants in Italy

25 pages • By Euromonitor International

Competition and demographic changes were two strong influences impacting the development of nappies/diapers/pants in Italy. The consumer base in Italy is being affected by the declining birth rate, and a greater number of brands and private label producers were launched, creating competition for the leading companies. This competition is especially...

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Mar 2016

Tissue and Hygiene in Switzerland

56 pages • By Euromonitor International

Sophisticated tissue and hygiene solutions can be found in any Swiss household and in public health facilities. This extensive baseline consumer group, combined with net migration to Switzerland and demographic change, as well as companies’ continuous consumer activation efforts, resulted in stable growth for tissue and hygiene in 2015. Notwithstanding...

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Mar 2016

Nappies/Diapers/Pants in Switzerland

19 pages • By Euromonitor International

Nappies/diapers/pants is a largely mature category in Switzerland. Per capita consumption reached 1,092 units annually amongst children aged 0-36 months in 2015. The per capita consumption in Switzerland is higher than the average consumption in Western Europe, indicating little potential for volume growth to be higher than the birth rate...

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Mar 2016

Away-From-Home Tissue and Hygiene in Italy

23 pages • By Euromonitor International

With the exception of hospitals/healthcare, there was a decline in sales values in almost all AFH distribution channels. The decline in sales values was caused mainly by the decreasing rate of employment in Italy, while the exception of hospitals/healthcare was caused by the ageing population. There were a number of different causes of negative...

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Mar 2016

Incontinence in Greece

21 pages • By Euromonitor International

Regardless of the instability impacting Greece’s political and economic landscape, incontinence registered positive growth in 2015. This is largely due to the ageing population in Greece but also to the low penetration rates that incontinence products still have in the country. Euromonitor International's Incontinence in Greece report...

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Mar 2016

Away-From-Home Tissue and Hygiene in Switzerland

21 pages • By Euromonitor International

AFH hygiene continued to perform strongly in 2015, with demand for incontinence products being fuelled by significant untapped potential and demographic changes. Meanwhile, AFH tissue was highly mature and saturated, with extensive private label involvement. The rather limited growth in 2015 was thus in line with this traditionally consistent...

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Mar 2016

Sanitary Protection in Switzerland

20 pages • By Euromonitor International

Sanitary protection is a largely mature category in Switzerland, with high levels of per capita consumption. Per capita annual consumption amongst women aged 12-54 reached 308 units in 2015; higher than the average usage in Western Europe, as most women of menstruating age regard sanitary protection as essential, and they do not use alternatives...

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Mar 2016

Retail Tissue in Switzerland

23 pages • By Euromonitor International

It was both convenience and increasing cocooning and environmental awareness that shaped Swiss consumers’ behaviour in retail tissue in 2015. It was the combination of these underlying consumption patterns, paired with increasing quality for money expectations that shaped the overall category. Population growth, which was mainly ascribed to...

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Mar 2016

Retail Tissue in Italy

28 pages • By Euromonitor International

In 2015, we saw the retail tissue trend, which started in earlier years, continue to progress, and the demand for products of high quality pushing up the costs of production, raw material costs, and taxes. As it would have caused a decline in volume sales, these costs were not passed on to consumers. These circumstances caused a split between...

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Mar 2016

Incontinence in the Netherlands

23 pages • By Euromonitor International

Volume sales of incontinence recorded another year of solid growth, increasing by 4% in 2015. This was the third consecutive year that incontinence posted volume growth of 4%. The principal factor behind volume growth remained the steady increase in the population aged 65+, which constitutes the key target population for sales of incontinence...

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Mar 2016

Nappies/Diapers/Pants in the Netherlands

24 pages • By Euromonitor International

Nappies/diapers/pants has undergone relatively consistent volume declines since the early 2000s, with annual falls in the range 0-2%. Volume sales in 2015 followed the historic trend, posting a decline of 1%. Overall, however, the downward trend in volume sales slowed over the review period – a development reinforced by data for 2015. The...

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Mar 2016

SCA Hygiene Products Nederland BV in Tissue and Hygiene (Netherlands)

2 pages • By Euromonitor International

SCA Hygiene Products Nederland aims to achieve future growth through both further brand acquisitions and the expansion of its presence in the retail and AFH industries. The company places great emphasis on technological innovation and increased efficiency. It will continue to pursue a dual strategy of strategically positioning its own brands...

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Mar 2016

Tissue and Hygiene in Italy

69 pages • By Euromonitor International

Although 2015 saw yet another decline, tissue and hygiene is beginning to see tentative signs of recovery in Italy, both in terms of value and volume. The tough economic climate, along with Italians’ lower purchasing power and confidence, has negatively affected the category in the review period, as well as in 2015. The real change will be...

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Mar 2016