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Consumer health in the Philippines continued to register strong positive sales growth during 2021 as the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic spurred sales across numerous key categories. Among the most categories was vitamins and dietary supplements, with consumers flocking to these products as a preventative measure against the COVID-19...

  • OTC
  • Healthcare
  • Philippines
  • Smoking Prevalence
  • Analgesic Medicine Sales

In 2021, social distancing measures enforced by the government to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 continued to affect channel dynamics in South Korea. E-commerce was a particular beneficiary of ongoing home seclusion, recording another year of double-digit current value growth in 2021, while store-based retailing witnessed marginal...

  • Retail
  • South Korea
  • Online Retail Sales
  • Retail Revenue

E-Mart Inc entered discounters in 2016 as the growth of hypermarkets, the company’s core business, had gradually plateaued. Since the launch of its No Brand banner, the company has aggressively expanded its presence by opening close to 300 outlets across the country and started a franchise business in 2019. However, the conflict of interest...

  • Retail
  • Grocery Store
  • South Korea
  • Online Retail Sales
  • Preferred Payment Method

One of the major changes seen in the behaviour of Philippine consumers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and, in particular, the imposition of quarantine lockdowns and social distancing protocols, has been the increased interest in physical exercise. For much of 2020 and during early 2021 however, all gymnasiums, sports clubs and fitness...

  • Sport Nutritional
  • Philippines
  • Online Retail Sales
  • Life Expectancy