Sales of body care products declined by 10% from 2007-12 (19% when adjusted for inflation) to reach $2.5 billion, with the steepest declines seen in 2010 and 2011. This poor performance is likely due to a prolonged period of economic uncertainty that has consumers adjusting their use of non-essentials. What’s more, new product launches have not returned to pre-recession levels, offering consumers little in the way of offerings ...
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Issues in the Market
Insights and Opportunities
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Market Size and Forecast
Segment Performance—Hand and Body Lotion
Segment Performance—Body Anti-Aging Lotion
Retail Channels—Drug Stores
Retail Channels—Other Retail Channels
The Natural Supermarket Channel
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Body Care Selection
Impact of Race and Hispanic Origin
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Brand Share—Hand and Body Lotion
Brand Share—Body Anti-Aging Products
Companies/Brands by Average Price per Unit—Hand and Body Lotion
Companies/Brands by Average Price per Unit—Body Anti-Aging Products
Innovations and Innovators
Key Household Purchase Measures—SymphonyIRI Builders Panel
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Appendix: Other Useful Consumer Tables
Appendix—SymphonyIRI Builders Panel Data Definitions
Appendix: Trade Associations