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Watsons’ loyal shoppers share what it’s like to be treated to a luxurious vacation in Boracay

Nov 18, 2019 - 2:55 PM

All 20 raffle winners were given a 3-day, 2-night stay at Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort and Spa

British shoppers begin to feel post-Brexit pinch

Aug 17, 2016 - 10:20 PM

It looks probable that consumer purchasing power will be significantly diluted over the coming months warns an analyst

A pedestrian walks past a shop with a closing down sale promotion in Liverpool, north west England, on August 17, 2016.  From computers and cars to carpets and food, Britain's decision to leave the EU is beginning to hit consumers in the pocket, having already spread uncertainty through the property market. The consequences of the shock vote have so far been mainly theoretical, but recent data suggest that the country's tumbling currency is about to reach the High Street. The Office for National Statistics publishes retail sales figures for July on August 18, 2016.  / AFP PHOTO / PAUL ELLIS

Time-conscious Filipinos spur convenience store growth

Jun 10, 2015 - 1:48 PM

According to Nielsen’s Shopper Trends report 29 of Filipinos said they visited convenience stores in the past 4 weeks compared to only 8 in 2012

Pinching points: How to take advantage of rewards systems

Apr 08, 2015 - 3:51 PM

Would you really benefit from a rewards card? Here are some tips on how to make it work

Online shoppers warned vs toxic beauty products

Mar 22, 2015 - 2:30 PM

The EcoWaste Coalition warns consumers against beauty products with hazardous materials such as mercury amphetamine sibutramine and steroids being sold online

BANNED. Slimming products banned by Hong Kong's Department of Health. EcoWaste Coalition says these are being sold at OLX. Photo from EcoWaste Coalition

Nielsen: More Filipinos choose to dine out than make own meals

Oct 22, 2014 - 8:38 PM

An increasing number of Filipinos prefer to consume ready to eat meals because of their fast paced and time strapped lifestyles the report says

Filipinos prefer to save than shop – survey

Oct 31, 2013 - 8:40 AM

Despite being the second most optimistic in the world Filipinos shoppers prefer to save their money than to spend it

SAVERS. Most Filipinos prefer to save than shop, according to survey results of Nielsen.

Watch closely how, what rural shoppers are buying

Sep 06, 2013 - 2:24 PM

Consumer spending in rural areas is growing faster than in urban areas a study showed

Suspects of Megamall heist caught on CCTV

Jan 27, 2013 - 9:36 PM

The faces of the men were clearly captured by the CCTV cameras after the robbery in the country s 3rd largest mall

SHUTTERS DOWN. Citizen journalists live tweet what was going on inside the mall during the incident

Filipinos among most active online bargain seekers in Asia - Nielsen

Sep 04, 2012 - 4:42 PM

Around 61 of Filipino online shoppers were actively in search of deals higher than the 39 average in the Asia Pacific region