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Asda is trialling a vegan butcher counter with vegan concept creator, Kbox Global, called Veelicious, in its Watford store. We visited during the counter’s opening week to see how Asda was positioning the offer and activate it for shoppers, as it looks to benefit from growing interest in veganism.

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As Covid infection rates rise, Asda has urged customers not to buy more than they need and offered reassurance on product availability and store safety. Online expansion Asda plans to increase online home delivery capacity from 850,000 to 900,000 slots per week by the start of April. This builds on a 90% increase in capacity since last March. The retailer is also doubling the size of its...
In the 12 weeks to 27 December 2020 the grocery market grew +11.4%, the fastest rate since August 2020, according to Kantar. Growth was driven by Christmas spending and changing shopping habits due to increased restrictions. Here we look at the results in more detail, including an overview of performance in the online and discount channels. Record four weeks of sales With the closure of ...
The UK government has introduced new rules for Christmas, with tighter restrictions in some areas of the country. We explore these, and the implications for the grocery sector. What has changed? A new tier has been introduced for London and much of the south-east The whole of Wales has entered another lockdown Scotland will enter a new lockdown from 26 December Where are the n...

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20/01/2021
We look back at the performance of the UK’s leading grocery retailers over the festive period, analyse trading and channel strategies, and explore how shopper behaviour changed.
07/01/2021
This report covers the latest developments in food-to-go in large stores around the world, taking into account the impact of COVID-19 on innovation. It includes examples from retailers such as Kroger, Prisma, Asda, ICA, Walmart, Heinen, Ahold Delhaize, Grupo Éxito Wow, Coop Sverige, Central Food Hall, Colruyt and Mercadona.
07/01/2021
An essential summary of trading priorities, latest developments, and other key commercial insights for Asda.
06/01/2021
Asda has announced a partnership with vegan concept creator, Kbox Global, to trial a supermarket vegan butcher counter called Veelicious.
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