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Post-COVID-19: how the pandemic is re-shaping food retail tends in North America
We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the North American food retail market in 2020 and beyond.
Retail trends presentations
In-store in the US: a snapshot of current priorities
We highlight 10 in-store initiatives we've spotted following our recent visits to stores in the USA and the opportunities to learn from.
California's retailers set the pace with health trends
California is one of the most advanced regions in the world when it comes to health and wellness trends.
A.S. Watson’s sustainability strategy
Find out how A.S. Watson and its brands are striving to build for a more sustainable future through its four CSR pillars.
How Supeco is evolving to fulfill shoppers’ main shopping missions
Understand how Carrefour's discount supermarket banner, Supeco, is evolving its stores to fulfill shopper missions, to compete with market leader Mercadona.
Platinum Jubilee retail activation, 2022
This year marks the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, making her Britain's longest reigning Monarch.
How is quick commerce evolving globally?
Quick commerce has been one of the fastest growing and innovative segments of the food and consumer goods industry. We highlight how the landscape has evolved by region, the players you should be prioritising, market sizes for UK, USA and Australia, and an in-depth look at the business models and profitability of the channel.
Retailers’ responses to inflation globally
A global overview of the impact of rising costs on grocery retailers and their suppliers in major markets. How shopping habits and channel dynamics are evolving. How retailers are reacting and adapting to try to continue to deliver value to their shoppers.
Portugal country presentation
A guide to Portugal’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr 2022
In this report we explore five key themes seen this Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr and highlight ways to win shoppers and maximise spend during this period.
Easter: retail execution in the UK, 2022
Spending for Easter 2022 is expected to exceed pre-pandemic levels, as people look forward to a more normal Easter and celebrating it with friends and family without worrying about COVID-19 restrictions. Against this backdrop we look at best-in-class retail execution from retailers and brands across the UK and beyond looking to drive excitement and boost spend.
UK retail and shopper trends Q2 2022
The latest retail and shopper trends report considers the key trends shaping the UK retail landscape in Q2 2022, including inflation and shopper confidence. We also take a look at the UK eating out market forecast, five trends shaping UK convenience retailing and sustainability.
UK convenience trends: five trends shaping UK convenience retailing in 2022
As the UK exits the two-year pandemic period we explore five trends driving the 'new normal' of the convenience channel in 2022.
Central and Eastern Europe retail outlook 2022
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Central and Eastern Europe in 2022.
Australia retail outlook 2022
The latest retailer results, our forecasts for how the market will grow towards 2026, plus five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Australia in 2022.
Western Europe retail outlook 2022
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Western Europe in 2022. These include showcasing value, automation and sustainability.
Global discount trends 2022
Five trends that will shape the discount channel globally this year including some considerations and implications for suppliers and retailers.
Global convenience trends 2022
Five trends that will shape the convenience channel, with examples from Europe, Asia, North America and Latin America.
Food-to-go trends 2022
The five trends shaping food-to-go around the world this year with examples of the operators and retailers already leading the way.
North America retail outlook 2022
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across North America in 2022. These include digitising the store experience, evolving ecommerce models and the emergence of new business models.
Asia retail outlook 2022
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Asia in 2022.
Online trends 2022
For 2022 and beyond, we summarise the key trends for eCommerce and the online channel.
Global retail trends 2022
We highlight five key trends that we expect to shape the global retail market over the next 12 months and beyond.
The UK convenience market 2021 - sector performance in the second pandemic year
Drawing on the IGD Convenience Retailing Survey 2021 we put the numbers on sector performance in the first half of the year and share our projections for the full-year out-turn plus our five-year forecast to 2026.
Walmart: the view from the top
Walmart's president and CEO, Doug McMillon, shares his perspectives on current trading, business priorities and the retailer's evolution. We look at 10 key issues, what they mean for your business and the implications as you plan ahead.
North America retail outlook 2021: performance to date
We look at how the market has been performing and assess whether the trends we highlighted at the start of the year remain relevant in the USA and Canada. The report also details the sales performance of the leading retailers as they come up against last year's surge in demand.