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Optimising best practice in global loyalty programmes
Loyalty or reward schemes have never been more top of mind for grocery retailers.
Strategic outlook for A.S. Watson
In this report we review A.S. Watson's grocery retail outlook and strategic priorities for the next five years.
Netherlands Country Presentation
A guide to the Netherlands’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
Strategic outlook for Ahold Delhaize
An in-depth review of the retailer's current and future performance, including an update on its strategic priorities and what this means for suppliers.
Albert Heijn is experimenting with true pricing
Albert Heijn (AH) is experimenting with price dynamics to test customers willingness to spend a bit more money to cover the social and environmental cost of their purchase.
Identifying new opportunities in retail food-to-go and eating out
Inspiration from the retailers leading the way across the globe in small and large stores.
Global channel forecasts 2022 - 2027
Against the backdrop of inflation and rising cost of living, we have reforecast our growth expectations for global, regional and country channels to 2027. This report shares the global view of our channel forecasts to 2027, combining data from 42 major markets across all regions. It provides data on different channels’ performance and highlights which regions and markets lead the way in terms of channel development.
Europe’s channel forecasts 2022 - 2027
Against the backdrop of inflation and rising cost of living, we have reforecast our growth expectations for global, regional and country channels to 2027. This report shares the European view of our channel forecasts to 2027, combining data from 21 major markets across the region. It provides data by market on different channels’ performance and summarises the key insights and implications for suppliers.
Jumbo to install ESLs in all stores
Jumbo will use electronic price labels in all its stores in the future.
Dynamic pricing to reduce food waste
Albert Heijn is utilizing electronic shelf edge labels and Artificial Intelligence to dynamically reduce the price of fresh produce throughout the day to reduce food waste.
A guide to the retailer and its operations today. Updated twice yearly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel, and must-see stores.
Global grocery markets growth 2022 - 2027
Against the backdrop of inflation and rising living costs, we have reforecast our growth expectations for the global market and key countries to 2027. This report highlights how inflation is impacting regions and countries differently.
How sustainability initiatives continue to evolve in 2022
In our sustainability trends 2022 report we highlighted five trends we expect to retailers to implement as part of their sustainability strategies during 2022, and beyond.
Europe’s leading grocery retailers in 2026
Your essential guide to trading with Europe’s largest grocery retailers.
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.
Albert Heijn launches 'AH Packaging Free'
Albert Heijn is launching a new packaging free concept to help shoppers incorporate sustainability into their daily shopping. This new concept fits towards Albert Heijn’s ambition to use 20m kilos less packaging material by 2025.
Albert Heijn launches waste-me-not bags
Albert Heijn has launched ‘Waste-me-not bags’. These contain fruit and vegetables nearing the end of their expiration dates.
12 ways Lidl and Aldi are evolving their models
We review 2021 to highlight some of Aldi and Lidl's major developments and how they are transforming their models.
Overview of forecourts globally part two
Deep dive on the business priorities of five forecourt operators in Europe, plus retailers that you should watch in other regions.
Overview of forecourts globally part one
Inspiration on forecourt convenience stores from around the world.
Omnichannel in Europe
In this presentation, we define omnichannel retailing and look at how it impacts on retailers' and suppliers' operations.
Sustainability in Q3 2021
15 examples of sustainability-focused innovations changing the food and grocery industry during the third quarter of 2021.
Europe: 10 challenges facing the supermarket channel
In this presentation, we look at 10 challenges currently facing the supermarket channel in Europe and how retailers are working to overcome these.
The future for forecourts in Europe
The impact of energy transition to forecourt convenience stores and how you can prepare.
How loyalty programmes are evolving in Western Europe
After a period of comparative inactivity, loyalty programmes are coming back into focus as retailers look to collect data to support long-term growth.