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The impact of inflation on UK grocery retailing
We investigate five key questions as value becomes the major challenge for retailers, suppliers and shoppers in the year ahead.
Food-to-go in retail
This report covers the latest developments in food-to-go in small and large stores around the world.
Poland Country Presentation
A guide to Poland’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
Discount by numbers - Europe outlook to 2026
The discount channel is set to add more than €100 bn of sales by 2026 in Europe, more than any other modern retail channel in the region.
Valentine’s Day UK, 2022
Alongside Valentine’s Day in-store execution from ten UK retailers, we highlight innovative and emerging trends and products. This includes the quick commerce offering, dine-in deals and celebrating self-care.
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.
Switzerland Country Presentation
A guide to Switzerland’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over 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.
UK retail and shopper trends Q1 2022
We look at the key trends shaping the UK retail landscape in Q1 2022.
Belgium Country Presentation
A guide to Belgium’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
Veganuary UK, 2022: is plant-based the future?
This Veganuary, over 600,000 people pledged to switch to a plant-based lifestyle just two weeks into the month-long campaign.
Global discount trends 2022
Five trends that will shape the discount channel globally this year including some considerations and implications for suppliers and retailers.
UK Country Presentation
A guide to the UK’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
Sustainability in Q4 2021
10 examples of sustainability-focused innovations changing the food and grocery industry during the forth quarter of 2021.
Austria Country Presentation
A guide to Austria’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
Kaufland and Lidl repurpose plastic packaging
Kaufland, Lidl and PreZero plan to reduce the use of plastic by repurposing old packaging from German households, as part of the group’s wider REset Plastic strategy.
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.
Germany Country Presentation
A guide to Germany’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
What will Christmas 2021 look like?
After a challenging festive season in 2020, people are looking forward to a more normal and memorable Christmas in 2021.
Strategic outlook for Lidl
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.
UK retail and shopper trends Q4 2021
We look at the key trends shaping the UK retail landscape in Q4 2021.
Early Christmas in-store activation in the UK
This year we spotted retailers in the UK stocking Christmas products earlier than usual.
Lidl to launch Eco-Score labelling trial
Lidl GB is trialling the Eco-Score label on products in stores to help shoppers make more sustainable decisions quickly and easily.
Lidl Belgium’s skin cancer awareness campaign
Lidl Belgium has worked with Sundo and Test-Achats to launch 10 sun cream dispensers (SMOTspots) at popular tourist destinations in the country.
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.