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Father's Day in the UK, 2018

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Father's Day in the UK, 2018
Published: July 5, 2018 Content info: 106 Pages
Description

The "Father's Day in the UK, 2018", report forms part of GlobalData's Retail Occasions series, and offers a comprehensive insight into the consumer dynamics and spending habits of British consumers for Father's Day. The report analyses the market, the major players, the main trends, and consumer attitudes.

More consumers bought into Father's Day in 2018, with overall penetration up 3.4ppts to 51.4%. While this is still lower than the percentage of consumers that spent on Mother's Day - 63.6%, it highlights that there is a growing demand for this occasion.

Scope

  • A greater percentage of UK consumers participated in Father's Day in 2018, with more shoppers spending on both retail products (50.0% versus 47.0% last year) and leisure activities (9.5% versus 7.1% last year).
  • Although less consumers purchased food and drink overall for Father's Day this year as fewer people cooked meals from scratch, a greater proportion of Father's Day shoppers bought alcohol for the occasion.
  • With value for money, low prices and convenience being the three of the top four key drivers of retailer choice it is no surprise that the grocers and Amazon remained the main retailers used for gift purchases.

Reasons to buy

  • Using our in-depth consumer insight to learn which areas within Father's Day shopping are most important to ensure that product offerings are catering to the needs and wants of customers.
  • Understand what drives consumers to use a retailer for their purchases, such as convenience, value for money and delivery options in order to maximise sales potential.
  • Use our in-depth analysis of the leading retailers for the Father's Day occasion in order to understand how to appeal shoppers and maximise market share.
Table of Contents
Product Code: VR00097C

Table of Contents

THE KEY FINDINGS

  • The Key Findings
  • More consumers participated in Father's Day
  • Alcohol was the most purchased food & drink category
  • The grocers and Amazon remain first choice for gift purchases
  • Trend insight - stores
  • Trend insight - online

CONSUMER ATTITUDES

  • Key findings
  • Buying dynamics
  • Financial wellbeing
  • Financial spending
  • Father's Day spending
  • Father's Day activities
  • Dining out choices
  • Dining in choices
  • Father's Day statements
  • Retailer selection
  • Retailer ratings - grocers
  • Retailer ratings - non-food retailers

SEASONAL FOOD & DRINK

  • Key findings
  • Retailer selection
  • Channel usage
  • Device usage
  • Fulfilment
  • Retailer used
  • Spending
  • Buying dynamics

GIFTS

  • Key findings
  • Retailer selection
  • Channel usage
  • Device usage
  • Fulfilment
  • Retailer used
  • Recipient
  • Average spend
  • Buying dynamics

CARDS & GIFT WRAP

  • Key findings
  • Retailer selection
  • Channel usage
  • Device usage
  • Fulfilment
  • Average spend
  • Retailer used
  • Buying dynamics

METHODOLOGY

  • Technical details: consumer survey work

List of Tables

  • Retailer ratings across key measures - grocers, 2018
  • Retailer ratings across key measures - non-food retailers, 2018
  • What's driving retailer selection (by retailer) - Tesco, ASDA & Sainsbury's, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - fresh meat, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - fish, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - ready meals, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - delicatessen products, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - bakery, deserts & puddings, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - treats, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - alcoholic drinks, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - non-alcoholic drinks, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - fruit & vegetables, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - food & drink gifts, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - food & drink gifts, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - clothing, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - clothing, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - vouchers & money, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - homewares, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - homewares, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - entertainment, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - entertainment, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - grooming & personal care, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - grooming & personal care, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - books, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - books, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - flowers & plants, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - flowers & plants, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - experience, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - DIY & home improvement, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - DIY & home improvement, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - outdoor gardening products, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - outdoor gardening products, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - electricals, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - electricals, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - fine jewellery, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - fine jewellery, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - stationery, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - stationery, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - sports, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - sports, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - footwear & accessories, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - footwear & accessories, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - cards, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - cards, 2017 & 2018
  • Products purchased - gift wrap & accessories, 2017 & 2018
  • Retailers used - gift wrap & accessories, 2017 & 2018

List of Figures

  • Father's Day 2018 shopper penetration (by demographic and by region) & 2017 shopper penetration
  • Father's Day shopper profile, by demographic & by region, 2018
  • Father's Day 2018 retail shopper penetration (by demographic and by region) & 2017 retail shopper penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 leisure shopper penetration (by demographic and by region) & 2017 leisure shopper penetration
  • Financial wellbeing compared to last year, 2017 & 2018
  • How consumers financed Father's day spending, 2017 & 2018
  • Father's Day spending compared to last year, 2017 & 2018
  • The proportion of Father's Day spending on retail vs. leisure, 2018
  • Father's Day activities undertaken, 2018, and ppt change on 2017
  • Father's Day dining out choices, 2017 & 2018
  • Father's Day dining in choices, 2017 & 2018
  • Agreement statements about Father's Day, 2018
  • Retailers that did the best job promoting Father's Day, 2017 & 2018
  • What's driving retailer selection (seasonal food & drink), 2018, and ppt change on 2017
  • Consumers using each channel for purchasing seasonal food & drink (browsed & purchased), 2018
  • Consumers using each device for purchasing seasonal food & drink (browsed & purchased), 2018
  • Fulfilment options for seasonal food & drink purchases made online, 2018
  • Top 10 retailers shopped at for seasonal food & drink, 2017 & 2018
  • Top 10 retailers most shopped at for seasonal food & drink, 2017 & 2018
  • Seasonal food & drink spend, by retailer and by average, 2018 and change on 2017 (£)
  • Father's Day 2018 seasonal food & drink penetration (by demographic) & 2017 seasonal food & drink penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 fresh meat penetration (by demographic) & 2017 fresh meat penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 fish penetration (by demographic) & 2017 fish penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 ready meals penetration (by demographic) & 2017 ready meals penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 delicatessen products penetration (by demographic) & 2017 delicatessen products penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 bakery, deserts & puddings penetration (by demographic) & 2017 bakery deserts & puddings penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 treats penetration (by demographic) & 2017 treats penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 alcoholic drinks penetration (by demographic) & 2017 alcoholic drinks penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 non-alcoholic drinks penetration (by demographic) & 2017 non-alcoholic drinks penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 fruit & vegetables penetration (by demographic) & 2017 fruit & vegetables penetration
  • Planned/impulse purchases (overall seasonal food & drink), 2017 & 2018
  • Planned/impulse purchases (seasonal food & drink categories), 2017 & 2018
  • What's driving retailer selection (gifts), 2018, and ppt change on 2017
  • Consumers using each channel for purchasing gifts (browsed & purchased), 2018
  • Consumers using each device for purchasing gifts (browsed & purchased), 2018
  • Fulfilment options for gifts purchases made online, 2018
  • Top 10 retailers shopped at for gifts, 2017 & 2018
  • Who consumers bought Father's Day gifts for, 2018, and ppt change on 2017
  • Average spend on gifting categories, 2018, and change on 2017 (£)
  • Father's Day 2018 gift penetration (by demographic) & 2017 gift penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 food & drink gifts penetration (by demographic) & 2017 food & drink gifts penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 clothing penetration (by demographic) & 2017 clothing penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 voucher & money penetration (by demographic) & 2017 voucher & money penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 homewares penetration (by demographic) & 2017 homewares penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 entertainment penetration (by demographic) & 2017 entertainment penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 grooming & personal care penetration (by demographic) & 2017 grooming & personal care penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 books penetration (by demographic) & 2017 books penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 flowers & plants penetration (by demographic) & 2017 flowers & plants penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 experience penetration (by demographic) & 2017 experience penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 DIY & home improvement penetration (by demographic) & 2017 home improvement penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 outdoor gardening products penetration (by demographic) & 2017 outdoor gardening products penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 electricals penetration (by demographic) & 2017 electricals penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 fine jewellery penetration (by demographic) & 2017 fine jewellery penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 stationery penetration (by demographic) & 2017 stationery penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 sports penetration (by demographic) & 2017 sports penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 footwear & accessories penetration (by demographic) & 2017 footwear & accessories penetration
  • Planned/impulse purchases (overall gifts), 2017 & 2018
  • Planned/impulse purchases (gift categories), 2017 & 2018
  • Personalisation (overall gifts), 2018
  • Personalisation (gift categories), 2018
  • What's driving retailer selection (cards & gift wrap), 2018, and ppt change on 2017
  • Consumers using each channel for purchasing cards & gift wrap (browsed & purchased), 2018
  • Consumers using each device for purchasing cards & gift wrap (browsed & purchased), 2018
  • Fulfilment options for cards & gift wrap purchases made online, 2018
  • Average spend on card & gift wrap products, 2018, and change on 2017 (£)
  • Top 10 retailers shopped at for cards & gift wrap, 2017 & 2018
  • Father's Day 2018 card & gift wrap penetration (by demographic) & 2017 card & gift wrap penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 cards penetration (by demographic) & 2017 cards penetration
  • Father's Day 2018 gift wrap & accessories penetration (by demographic) & 2017 gift wrap & accessories penetration
  • Planned/impulse purchases (overall card & gift wrap), 2017 & 2018
  • Planned/impulse purchases (card & gift wrap products), 2017 & 2018
  • Personalisation (overall cards), 2018
  • Personalisation (card products), 2018
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