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May 24, 2016, 15:00 ET Dois terços dos brasileiros possuem pelo menos um animal de estimação, aponta GfK

 Mais da metade (56%) da população mundial e dois terços (75%) dos brasileiros possuem pelo menos um animal de...


May 24, 2016, 15:00 ET La mayoría de quienes tienen mascota radican en América Latina, Rusia y los EE.UU.

- Más de la mitad de la población mundial tiene al menos una mascota - Argentina, México y Brasil tienen los mayores...


May 24, 2016, 04:00 ET Pet-owners Dominate in Latin America, Russia and USA

- Over half of people internationally have at least one pet  - Argentina, Mexico and Brazil have highest percentage of...


May 24, 2016, 04:00 ET Les propriétaires d'animaux de compagnie dominent en Amérique latine, en Russie et aux États-Unis

- Plus de la moitié des habitants de la planète possèdent au moins un animal de compagnie  - L'Argentine, le Mexique et...


May 20, 2016, 10:50 ET China treibt Wachstum bei weltweiten Smartphone-Verkäufen

  - Smartphones im unteren Preissegment stützen das Absatzwachstum  - Steigende Durchschnittspreise gleichen die...


May 19, 2016, 00:00 ET Global Smartphone Sales Growth Driven by China

- Low-end smartphones continue to drive market volume growth   - Increases in average selling price partially offset volume...


May 10, 2016, 04:00 ET Hong Kong, América del Norte y los Emiratos Árabes Unidos tienen las poblaciones más "conectadas" del mundo

Hong Kong y América del Norte tienen los consumidores más conectados del mundo, pero las personas en los Emiratos Árabes Unidos se...


May 10, 2016, 04:00 ET Hong Kong, North America and UAE Are World's Most "Connected" Populations

Hong Kong and North America have the world's most highly connected consumers - but people in the United Arab Emirates are closing in fast.  ...


May 10, 2016, 04:00 ET GfK divulga ranking dos países mais conectados do mundo

- Chile é líder na América do Sul; - Brasil é o mais conectado entre os BRICs –A GfK acaba de divulgar os...


May 09, 2016, 03:00 ET American Pets Appear to be Addicted to Chicken; Spanish Pets Prefer Variety

Despite being one of the biggest pet food markets in the world by value, America's pet owners appear unimaginative in their choice of pet food...


May 05, 2016, 05:00 ET Channel Collision: Drivers of Online and In-store Shopping Are Not as Sharply Divided as you Think

Traditionally, the primary drivers for online shopping are seen as being consumers' desire for better price, time saving and choice, in particular...


Apr 28, 2016, 05:00 ET Les épargnants sont plus nombreux que les épicuriens, à l'échelle internationale

À l'échelle internationale, les personnes dont le comportement consiste à « économiser maintenant » sont...


Apr 28, 2016, 05:00 ET Savers Just Outnumber Fun-lovers, Internationally

Internationally, people with a 'save now' mindset just outnumber people with a 'have fun now' mindset.   GfK asked 27,000 internet users...


Apr 28, 2016, 05:00 ET 45% dos brasileiros querem poupar agora, aponta estudo global da GfK

Uma pesquisa global da GfK com a população online de 22 países perguntou a 27 mil consumidores o quanto concordam ou discordam da...


Apr 28, 2016, 05:00 ET Hay más ahorradores que amantes de la diversión en todo el mundo

GfK preguntó a 27.000 usuarios de internet en 22 países cuán de acuerdo o en desacuerdo están con la frase "Quiero disfrutar la...


Mar 17, 2016, 06:00 ET Top 3 Most Important Corporate Responsibilities, According to Consumers

- Consumers say companies should focus on providing good jobs, good quality products and being environmental  The top three most important...


Mar 17, 2016, 06:00 ET Les 3 principales responsabilités des entreprises, selon les consommateurs

Les consommateurs déclarent que les entreprises devraient chercher en priorité à fournir de bons emplois, des produits de bonne...


Mar 17, 2016, 06:00 ET Las tres responsabilidades corporativas más importantes, según los consumidores

Las tres responsabilidades más importantes para las empresas hoy, vistas con los ojos de los consumidores, son ofrecer buenos empleos para las...


Mar 15, 2016, 09:00 ET European Optics Market Over €17 Billion in 2015

GfK has announced its latest figures for key European optics markets (Italy, France, Spain and Germany), confirming a turnover of over €17...


Mar 02, 2016, 08:05 ET Globale Smartphone-Verkäufe erreichten im vierten Quartal 2015 Spitzenwerte

- Rasantes Wachstum des Smartphone-Markts in China verstärkt die Nachfrage  - Schwellenländer der APAC-Region, der Nahe...


Mar 02, 2016, 06:37 ET Global Smartphone Sales Hit a Quarterly High in Q4 2015

- Smartphone growth acceleration in China drives demand   - Emerging APAC and MEA continue as growth powerhouses  - GfK...


Feb 25, 2016, 05:00 ET Virtual Interactions 'As Good as Being There' for Nearly a Quarter of Online Consumers

Internationally, 23 percent of online consumers say virtual interactions can be as good as being there in person.  GfK has published...


Feb 04, 2016, 09:00 ET Brasil y Argentina se encuentran entre la mitad superior de las marcas nacionales "más admiradas"

- Brasil se adelanta a Grecia, aumentando su ventaja sobre la Argentina - Rusia, China y Singapur empujan a la Argentina más...


Feb 04, 2016, 05:00 ET Brasil é marca nacional mais prestigiada da América Latina aponta GfK Nation Brands Index 2015

- Brasil amplia vantagem sobre a Argentina - Argentina e México perdem posições  O Brasil é a marca...


Feb 01, 2016, 08:56 ET Dedicamos un promedio de 4 horas semanales al cuidado personal. ¿Por qué?

Las principales razones por las que deseamos vernos bien Las conclusiones presentadas por GfK a partir de una encuesta en 22...