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The future for forecourts in Europe

The impact of energy transition to forecourt convenience stores and how you can prepare.

Global convenience trends 2022

Five trends that will shape the convenience channel, with examples from Europe, Asia, North America and Latin America.

Your guide to convenience retail globally

Best in class convenience stores from leading markets and retailers from around the world.

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Convenience channel inspiration from Latin America

What you can learn from convenience stores in the region.

A guide to Southeast Asia convenience landscape

We provide an overview of Southeast Asia convenience landscape, identify leading retailers and markets in the region and what this means for suppliers.

UK convenience market 2021

We put the numbers on sector performance in the first half and share our projections for the full-year out-turn plus our five-year forecast to 2026.

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As new laws are rolled out in Poland, X5 appoints a new general director for Pyaterochka proximity stores and Maxima expands its range of vegan products, we round up news from the region.

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We highlight some of the latest loyalty programmes from convenience retailers around the world, including 7-Eleven, Circle K, Valora, Sheetz, and more. IGD view: customer lifestyle loyalty As more retailers upgrade the functionality of their mobile apps, new ways to interact with consumers will be available. Embedding loyalty programmes and personalised communication will help integrate off...
The future of Ministop convenience chain in South Korea has finally been decided. Over the last few years, uncertainty around its ownership has surfaced a number of times, for example in 2018 and last year . Lotte beats Shinsegae to acquire Ministop  According to Inside Retail, Lotte Group, which operates the third largest convenience chain 7-Eleven in South Korea, has acquired Minis...
We highlight five trends that will shape the convenience channel this year and beyond. RA subscribers can access the full report here . 1) Return of regional divergence COVID-19 removed a lot of the nuances between convenience stores in different markets and regions globally. Many retailers incorporated a wider selection of pantry and essential items. While some categories w...

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Overview of forecourts globally

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Best in class inspiration

Operators in focus

How you can grow in the convenience channel

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The convenience channel’s global outlook

Growth opportunities

Multiformat retailers trading convenience stores

Retail Analysis 5–year forecasts

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Use our retailer and market forecasts to 2026 for your long-term strategic planning.