Insights

The Rise and Rise Again of Private Label

There’s a new retail revolution underway, and it’s going to affect the global food industry in ways the market hasn’t seen before. The revolution comes at the hand of store-branded products, which continue to gain share across all major geographies around the globe.

2017 U.S. Music Year-End Report

The surge in music streaming continued throughout 2017. Overall consumption of albums, songs and audio on-demand streaming grew 12.5% year over year. A 59% increase in on-demand audio streams offset track and album sales declines.

The Database: Episode 3, Getting Into the Spirit With Holiday Media

Whether it’s the sound of holiday hits on the radio or holiday movies or TV programming, media plays a big role in getting us into the spirit of the holidays. In the third episode of The Database podcast, a group of experts explore radio and TV consumption around the year-end holidays.

Total Consumer Report, Volume 3

As we begin to reflect—and in many cases celebrate—another year passed, the intent to spend on vacations and holiday excursions has also increased. After covering one’s living expenses, 36% of Americans would spend their spare cash on a getaway, up 12% from a year ago.