The Chinese shapewear market seeks comfort and quality in domestic brands

the shapewear market in China

The Chinese shapewear market is the largest in Asia. According to QYResearch, from the consumer side, China’s shapewear market accounted for 18% of global sales in 2018. China’s huge market demand and growth potential have attracted almost all international giants to carry out related businesses in China; at the same time, domestic shapewear companies represented […]

The snacks market in China is becoming meatier, more convenient and healthier

snacks market in China

Driven by both increase in spending power and willingness to consume, the scale of snacks market in China has continued to expand.  According to Qianzhan, the Chinese snack market is expected to maintain a compound growth rate of over 6%, and was around 2.7 billion yuan in 2020, and by 2025 is expected to exceed […]

The olive oil market in China driven by health-oriented consumers

EVOO market in China olive oil

While extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) may be a staple in many countries’ cuisine, especially in southern Europe, it only has a very marginal use in China. Usually associated with foreign brands and healthy cooking, EVOO is rarely used in Chinese kitchens where soybean and rapeseed oils are more prevalent. Healthier cooking habits drive Chinese […]

China’s baby wipes market is driven by consumption upgrade

China's baby wipes market

The Chinese wipes market has grown dramatically, from three to seven billion US dollars from 2014 to 2019. In 2019, the growth rate reached 21.5%. China’s baby wipes market is the top segment of the Chinese wipes market, which is segmented into baby wipes, regular sanitary wipes, make-up removal wipes and sanitary wipes for women. […]

The anti-aging market in China: a new growth point for the Chinese cosmetics market

anti-aging skincare market in China

Anti-aging products in the market have become more and more prevalent. Despite the ageing population, the consumer base of the anti-aging market in China is becoming younger and younger. With millennials becoming the main consumer group, the anti-aging market demand is showing a burst of momentum. The scale of the anti-aging market in China reached […]

Burberry in China: Sales increasing faster than any other region

burberry in China

Burberry Group Plc is a British luxury fashion house that distributes clothing, fashion accessories and licensing fragrances. Its distinctive tartan pattern has become one of its most widely copied trademarks in China. Burberry is most famous for its iconic trench coat, which was invented by founder Thomas Burberry. The company has flagship stores and franchises around the world, […]

The tea market in China: Analysis of the largest tea market in the world

the tea market in China

There are 7 types of tea leaves in China: green tea, yellow tea, white tea, oolong tea, black tea, dark tea, and floral tea. Since 2014 the new style tea is becoming popular in China. The new style tea (新式茶饮) consists of fresh tea leaves and milk or cream. It also includes tea’s with toppings […]

Costa Coffee in China: Becoming omni-present in China’s coffee market

Costa Coffee in China

Although coffee got off to a late start in China, coffee shops are now scattered through tier-1 and tier-4 cities alike, and consumption is on the rise. One chain that captures the premium side of China’s coffee market is Costa Coffee. This case study of Costa Coffee in China shows how the British coffee shop […]