Vegan beauty is now well-and-truly entrenched in mainstream channels, with larger brands and retailers recognising the importance of this trend.Read More
Science and beauty are intrinsically linked, with the latter comprising an industry which employs hundreds of thousands of scientists globally.Read More
With the rising adoption of minimalist principles, growing "bucket lists", a renewed focus on sustainability and the shunning of alcohol by Gen Z, consumers are looking for new ways to treat themselves and their loved onesRead More
Alex Avery, Pragma’s managing director for airports, travel and commercial spaces, discusses how food and beverage is transforming airport retail.Read More
Consumers are becoming increasingly conscious about how their purchasing behaviour is impacting the environment and wider community.Read More
Travel locations provide a great opportunity for gift retailers, but too often they miss out by limiting the category to souvenirs.Read More
Personalisation is a growing trend in the retail market, and one which has not yet been fully exploited.Read More
We are delighted to announce two promotions within our senior team at Pragma.Read More
Over the next month, the Pragmatist will explore an area that cuts across several retail sectors: the gift market.Read More
We are very much looking forward to exhibiting at Revo once again.Read More
The farm-to-table movement has been growing for some time, as attitudes shift around sustainability, seasonality, food safety, and freshness.Read More
Having emerged out of the highly competitive New York foodie market in 2010, `One Dish Wonders' quickly made their way to the UK and continue to grow in popularity.Read More
There will be some significant changes to the existing Pragma offering in order to position the business for further success.Read More
As the food and beverage sector becomes increasingly competitive and hard to break into, “kitchen incubators” have been devised to support and foster culinary and food development businesses.
Many diners are rejecting branded chains in favour of venues which house multiple food options in one place. Inspired by Hawker centres in the Far East, food halls are becoming a craze - the place to eat - favoured by foodies for the variety and point of difference they offer.
The cycling market has been of interest for both operators and investors for some time and our analysis shows that although this is still a large and growing market, certain segments stand out as having high growth potential.
The UK indoor climbing market is scaling new heights.
We are delighted to announce that Pragma has been awarded "Strategic Advisory Firm of the Year for 2019" in M&A Today.Read More
The Pragma team is delighted to have supported Mobeus Equity Partners in its acquisition of Star Brands Limited (Star Brands).Read More
The global outdoor market will be worth $19.6 bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 5.6% from 2018 – 2026, according to Transparency Market Research.