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2018 UK Consumer Opportunities: The Experience Economy

Consumer spending on experiences - everything from travel to restaurants, bars and hairdressing - continues to rise faster than that on goods, sold both in shops and online. On the face of it, this is bad news for retailers. But can they adapt to survive by incorporating experiences into their in-store offer?

Why buy this report?

  • Identify the fastest growing areas of the experience economy;
  • Improve your understanding and evaluation of the opportunities offered by the experience economy;
  • Focus future business development on the customer groups with the fastest-growing spending in this area;
  • See which spending areas are forecast to see the fastest growth or the largest value growth and which will lag behind;

What’s in this report?

2018 UK Consumer Opportunities: The Experience Economy by ConsumerCast provides a detailed analysis of how much consumers spend in this area and the speed of growth (2012-17) by age group in the following categories:

  • Restaurants/cafés;
  • Drinks in pubs and bars;
  • Independently-booked travel;
  • Package holidays;
  • Hairdressing/beauty;
  • Sports admissions;
  • Gambling;
  • Cinema/theatre/gigs/clubs.

It also provides more detailed breakdowns by age and income group for spending trends on restaurants and hotels and recreation and culture.

It provides more detailed profiles and assessments of what major retailers are doing to make the most of experience spending (Debenhams, John Lewis, Next and Tesco).

The report also forecasts the major spend growth opportunities between 2017 and 2021 for core areas of the experience economy by household age and income profile, as well as more detailed forecasts by age group for individual spending categories.

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