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Post-COVID-19: how the pandemic is re-shaping food retail tends in North America
We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the North American food retail market in 2020 and beyond.
Retail trends presentations
Leading global online retailers in 2027
Understand how the leading, global, online grocery retailers are driving growth and winning channel share in their markets and how online’s share of omnichannel retailers' sales is set to grow to 2027. Take inspiration from the likes of Amazon, Alibaba, Leclerc, JD.com, and Walmart, amongst others, and appreciate the implications for retailers and suppliers.
Global drugstore trends 2023
We look at six trends that will shape the drugstore channel globally in 2023 and highlight the key considerations for retailers and suppliers.
UK grocery retail market forecast 2023-2028
Looking at how the UK grocery retail market and its channels are expected to perform over the next five years.
AI unleashed: 10 retail companies using ChatGPT
Understanding the potential and limitations of ChatGPT and other generative AI platforms.
Category snapshot: meat, fish, and poultry
Encompassing areas such as merchandising, brands and private label, shopper marketing, pricing and promotions and international inspiration, this report sheds some light on the endeavours of major UK grocers to capture a bigger share of the category.
Optimising best practice in global loyalty programmes
Loyalty or reward schemes have never been more top of mind for grocery retailers.
Tesco overhauls fresh food
Tesco has unveiled several new concepts in its merchandising of fresh food categories such as produce, meat, fish and poultry, plant bakery and deli at its Extra store in Hatfield. The Hatfield store was one of several to receive the upgraded in-store bakery concept last year and is the first to see the introduction of The Fresh Market concept in produce and a much-improved look and feel in plant bakery and chilled categories.
UK convenience trends
We explore five things driving the evolution of the UK convenience sector in a year of high inflation and cost-of-living challenges.
Strategic outlook for Tesco
An in-depth review of Tesco's current and future performance, including a full exploration of the retailer's strategic priorities.
Hypermarkets and supermarkets channel 2023
We explore where hypermarket and supermarket growth will come from at both regional and country levels.
Category snapshot: beer, wine and spirits
Encompassing areas such as merchandising, brands and private label, shopper marketing, pricing and promotions and international inspiration, this report sheds some light on the endeavours of major UK grocers to capture a bigger share of the BWS category.
Next-generation retail: unlocking new revenue opportunities
Driving revenue and profit growth in a changing landscape
The new value equation
Delivering value in an era of unparalleled choice and economic turbulence.
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.
Health trends 2023: force for healthier futures
This report delves into five diverse areas of health, ranging from healthcare and nutrition to wellbeing, sustainable diets and emerging health trends.
Global convenience trends 2023
An overview of the channel’s key markets, leading retailers and five trends set to shape its medium-term outlook.
Latin America retail trends 2023
An overview of the region’s key markets, leading retailers and five trends set to shape its medium-term outlook
Global online trends 2023
We look at six trends that will shape the online channel globally in 2023 and highlight the key considerations for retailers and suppliers.
Technology trends 2023: task technology
We outline the five leading technologies shaping retail in the year ahead and highlight those that should be on your radar.
Elevated health & beauty offer at Tesco
With Sainsbury’s making great strides in the roll-out of its own department store-style beauty concept, it is fair to suggest that the health & beauty proposition at Tesco was looking a little jaded in comparison. This situation seems set to change with signs that Tesco has established a new blueprint for an improved offer in at least two of its Tesco Extra stores.
UK Valentine’s Day 2023
In this report, we review best-in-class execution in the UK from Valentine's Day in 2023 and focus on the key points to consider for 2024.
Global discount trends 2023
We look at five trends that will shape the discount channel globally in 2023, utilising our extensive global research to present examples from the retailers leading the way.
Africa and Middle East retail trends 2023
We highlight five trends that we expect to shape the Africa and Middle East grocery retail market over the next 12 months and beyond.
Sustainability trends 2023: savings for the planet
In this report, we delve into five specific sustainability trends that will have the greatest impact on the grocery retail landscape in the coming year.
North American retail trends 2023
We highlight five trends that we expect to shape the North American grocery retail market over the next 12 months and beyond. Our trends have been built using our in-depth North American market research, allowing us to provide retailer examples and key considerations for retailers and suppliers.