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How Muslim Culture Has Affected Nike’s Target Market

While Muslim women defy a ban to swim in burkinis at French pools, Nike launches a new swimwear line designed for women who wear hijab.

Modesty is a part of the Muslim community and culture. Standards of modesty for Muslims or non-Muslims widely vary from one country to another. Generally, there are many women who have adopted it whether they are Muslims or not. That in turn, has affected the target market for many well-known brands, including Nike.

Setting A Foolproof Online Marketing Strategy for Muslim Brands

ccording to Statista, the halal product market is expected to grow from 45.3 billion U.S. dollars in 2016 to over 58.3 billion by 2022. The largest sector of the global halal industry is Islamic finance with a 43 percent share of the market, followed by halal food with a 36 percent market share. The question is, how do Muslim businesses reach out to the right customer at the right time?

Why Should Muslim Business Owners Adapt to Digital Transformation?

The rapid change and development of digital technologies in the last decade forces companies to follow and adapt to innovations in this area. For the most part, businesses are aware that they have to use digital channels in order to maintain a healthy relationship with their key stakeholders and audiences. But few know exactly how […]

The Inevitable Rise of Digital Advertising Continues

Digital advertising is the promotion of your brand or product through online channels. Social media sites, search engines, and news websites are the areas where digital advertising is most common. Digital advertising is first and foremost an important activity in terms of reaching a wide customer potential of a product or service in a short […]

How the Halal Consumer Market is Developing with the Growing Muslim Population and Islamic Economies

“Halal” is an Arabic word which means “permitted” and it is generally used to describe foods that Muslims are allowed to eat according to Islamic guidelines mentioned in the Qur’an. In Islam, most food and drinks are considered halal unless they are clearly stated as forbidden in the Qur’an and hadith. Muslim consumers prefer that […]

Sustainable Modest Fashion and Muslim Consumers

One of the issues that has been on the agenda for those who have been interested in green marketing during the last few years is sustainability in fashion. What is sustainability and what are the steps taken by brands in this regard? Nowadays, terms such as sustainability, environmentalism, and recycling are frequently brought up. But […]

Digital Marketing Trends for 2020

Traditional marketing and advertising methods that used to be effective in the past could serve the needs of any business and increase the demand for the product or service they offer. But times have changed, and while the need for marketing is still necessary, the channels  which are most effective for marketing process have changed. […]

What is Modest Fashion and Why is it Becoming Mainstream?

Nowadays, the concept of individuality is much more important and social media has become a key platform for people to express their individuality. Generations are changing and the old hijab clothing style is outdated and boring for large number of Millennial and Y generation Muslims. When we do a quick search on modest fashion through […]

The NBA’s Toronto Raptors Partners with Nike to Create Co-Branded Sports Hijabs

Notably, in 2018, Nike, one of the biggest sportswear companies with a current brand value of $32.4 billion (USD) in the world, added a hijab product to its line specifically produced for women athletes. The hijab, called ‘Pro Hijab” was in great demand by Muslim sport lovers.  With this promising initiative, the aim of the […]

Muslim Consumer Market is Expanding: Be Aware of the New Muslim Consumer Landscape

It is a fact that Islam is the world’s fastest growing religion. Therefore, the number of Muslim consumers who have high purchasing power is growing rapidly in every market. State of the Global Islamic Economy Report has indicated that Muslim consumers spent $1.9 trillion in 2015 globally and this figure is expected to be more […]