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November 2018

Black Friday is becoming a force in Europe!

Looking back at 2017 Black Friday highlights can help set expectations for this year’s big day.

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September 2018

Australia and New Zealand Games Market Review

Total games industry sales have fallen recently in Australia and New Zealand, but accessories and game cards are surging, and leading game titles are still breaking records.

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August 2018

Foodservice Australia
Out-of-Home Eating Trends, Second Quarter 2018

Older Millennials and the 50+ age group drove gains in foodservice. For both groups, conservative spending behaviour is a defining characteristic.

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August 2018

Getting to the Meat of the Matter in Australia’s Foodservice Industry

Nearly half of the 4.8 billion annual foodservice occasions in Australia include a meat product, and that number is growing. Here’s a closer look.

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July 2018

Play To Win: 15 Sports Across 19 Countries

Consumer spending in the global sports market is growing, and that means there is abundant opportunity for companies that know how to get the right products in the right places for the right people. See what we see — by country, by sport, by use, and more.

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June 2018

Global World Cup Insights

How is the Cup affecting the restaurant industry around the world? Which toys are benefitting? Which jersey is most popular? Discover The NPD Group's World Cup coverage from around the world.

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June 2018

Growth in afternoon snack stands out in Australian out-of-home market

Foodservice consumers remain conservative in terms of what they buy and how they buy it, but afternoon snack is booming, driven largely by supermarkets.

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May 2018

The Digital Age of Foodservice in Asia Pacific

Technology is enabling an unprecedented level of convenience for foodservice consumers and it's growing rapidly as digital convenience tools continue to evolve.

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April 2018

What’s on the Foodservice Horizon in 2018?

Consumer spending in the Australian foodservice industry increased by 2% in 2017, supported by increases in both visits and average cheque. Whilst this does mark a slowdown for overall industry growth, there were a number of bright spots in the market.

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April 2018

Digital Delivery Around the World

Over the past couple of years in the 13 global foodservice markets NPD tracks, digital delivery has been one business area growing steadily in every country.

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March 2018

Global Toy Industry Opportunities Amid Toys“R”Us Closure

The toy industry is reeling from the news of the Toys"R"Us closure, but this might be good news for some. Global toys expert Frédérique Tutt looks at which European players could benefit during this industry disruption.

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March 2018

Foodservice Australia
Out-of-Home Eating Trends, Fourth Quarter 2017

Spend increased, due exclusively to average cheque. Visit growth stalled. However, both quick service restaurants and retail posted modest traffic gains.

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March 2018

Post-Toy Fair Blues

Globally, fewer toys were sold during Holiday 2017 than 2016. Why? How can this be overturned? Frédérique Tutt explores how parents shopped, and what opportunities lie between the challenges facing the toy industry today.

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January 2018

The Digital Age of Foodservice in Asia Pacific

In just 10 slides, discover the impact of technology on foodservice, including insights into the digital consumer, the changing competitive landscape, and what the future holds.

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January 2018

Toy Sales Globally and in the U.S. Both Grow by 1 Percent in 2017, Reports The NPD Group

On par with the world’s collective performance, toy sales in the United States, the world’s largest toy market, grew by 1 percent to $20.7 billion in 2017

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January 2018

The NPD Group’s Ciara Clancy to Provide Insights on the Digital Foodservice Consumer at First-Ever QSR Media Asia Detpak Conference

QSR Media Asia is organizing its first-ever QSR Media Asia Detpak Conference & Awards 2018 for international brand owners.

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December 2017

Foodservice Australia The Delivery Market Down Under

One trend worth watching to make smarter business decisions is the rise of delivery in Australia. Here’s a look at our latest insights

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December 2017

Foodservice Australia
Out-of-Home Eating Trends, Third Quarter 2017

With the overall economic picture still mixed in Australia – GDP up, but real wages growing slowly – consumers remain cautious, a trend reflected in the foodservice sector.

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October 2017

Rise of Australian Retail – Foodservice Meals and Snacks

Take a glance at the rise of Australian Retail

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October 2017

Video Games Australia

The reliable industry data and the know-how to separate passing fads from solid trends you need to keep your footing in the competitive world of video games.

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October 2017

Toys Australia
The State of Play

The most up-to-date sales data and deep industry analysis to help you succeed in the Australian toy market.

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October 2017

Foodservice Australia
Tracking Food Attributes in Australia

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September 2017

Foodservice Australia
Out-of-Home Eating Trends, Second Quarter 2017

Foodservice spend up in Australia

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June 2017

Foodservice Australia
Out-of-Home Eating Trends, First Quarter 2017

Australian families drive growth in foodservice as overall industry slows

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May 2017

Tracking Australia's Toy Market

Here’s a look at what we’re watching right now.

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March 2017

Foodservice Australia
Out-of-Home Eating Trends, Fourth Quarter 2016

Australia’s foodservice industry affected by cautious consumer outlook

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January 2017

Premiumization, delivery, Millennials, and more: Forecasts in foodservice

NPD analysts look at trends in the global foodservice markets in a video presentation from the Sirha Lyon 2017 conference.

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December 2016

Foodservice Australia
Out-of-Home Eating Trends, Third Quarter 2016

Third Quarter 2016 – Broad economic gains also felt in Australia’s foodservice industry

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April 2016

Q4 2015 Foodservice Global Executive Topline

The Australia economy continued to expand at a moderate pace.

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November 2014

Driving Millennial Traffic

See how much Millennials’ visits matter to Quick Service Restaurants, which daypart they own, how their average cheque measures up to other consumer groups’ spending, and more.

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