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GfK Archives

Flatscreen TV sales slide in SE Asia

Flatscreen TV sales are falling in Southeast Asia - but consumers are still buying more expensive UHD models.

4G, Asia lead smartphone sales rise

Smartphone sales continue to rise worldwide, driven by increasing popularity of large screen handsets.

Wearable tech drives fitness tracker boom

Nearly 19,000 health fitness trackers were sold in Singapore in the last six months as wearable technology meets fitness...

Connected gadget sales soar in Singapore

Sales of connected devices in Singapore reached more than US$1.8 billion in 2014, according to research house GfK.

In-store shoppers still shop online

40% of shoppers inside stores are using their phones to shop online by comparing prices and seek advice from friends; 36...

Smartphone sales soar in SE Asia

Nearly 120 million smartphones have been sold in the seven key southeast Asian markets in just 12 months. Sales in Singa...

Appliance sales slacken

Southeast Asia’s major domestic appliances (MDA) sector grew slower during the past 12 months due to weaker perfor...

Singaporean fashion shoppers move online

More than two in five Singaporean shoppers have purchased shoes and clothing online in the last three months. And accord...

Smartphone sales surge in SE Asia

Intensifying demand propelled Southeast Asia’s smartphone sales volume by 61 per cent in the first nine months. Th...

Vietnamese shoppers ultra-cautious

Vietnamese are generally more careful when buying goods, compared with the average global consumer, a study has found. S...