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Like in all regions, COVID has impacted the food and consumer goods landscape in Asia, altering shopping habits, forcing retailers to rethink their strategies and accelerating trends. With omicron and the pandemic continuing to dominate headlines globally, what does this mean for the grocery industry across Asia in 2022? We have pulled out five trends that we believe will continue to evolve at pace, shape the market and influence retail strategy.

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We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Asia in 2022.
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A guide to India’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.

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