Category Archives: Consumers Trends

Beer Consumption Returning To Pre-pandemic Levels. But Rising Costs Likely To See Profitability Gains Lost.

“Just released Statistics New Zealand figures show that overall beer consumption has returned to pre-pandemic levels. The data for the first six months of 2022 shows overall beer available for consumption in New Zealand has rebounded from the lows seen in 2020 due to the enforced lockdowns which closed hospitality businesses. The 7.25%[1] increase for the first six months of the

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Reactions to Marin and Albanese show how women’s alcohol consumption is treated differently from men’s

Gendered expectations around alcohol are far from equal. Safety suggestions around alcohol and even the way that alcohol is marketed are very much dependent on gendered use and expectations. Even the perception of the “appropriateness” of drinking is often viewed though a gendered lens. This has been demonstrated recently by reactions to social drinking by two prime ministers: Sanna Marin

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