Global Trends 2020

Conscientious Health

Special shopping hours for vulnerable

In Australia, Woolworths have designated 7-8am as a protected shopping window for their vulnerable customers – including the elderly and disabled. This is to ensure that they have a safe shopping space, away from aggressive panic buyers, and are able to get the food that they need.

Source: https://www.yourlifechoices.com.au/health/news/special-hours-for-older-shoppers

Climate change, food and sustainable behaviours

Climate change is putting pressure on brands to appear sustainable, but also creating massive opportunities for them.

The changing faces of healthcare

With rapid IT and bio-tech developments, healthcare is changing rapidly. We see a trend towards patients wanting and having more control over their own healthcare, and with it, the emergence of peer-to-peer