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Europe’s leading grocery retailers in 2026

Your essential guide to trading with Europe’s largest grocery retailers.

Europe channel forecasts 2021 – 2026

New five-year forecasts for grocery channels across Europe that gives your business a view on the pandemic’s impact to 2026 and where to prioritise investment for future growth.

Discount by numbers - Europe outlook to 2026

This report will give you key data and insight to help you better understand why this is a channel of growth for the future and identify where the opportunities for growth are. 

Top stores to visit in 2022

Our new study ‘Top stores to visit in 2022’ showcases 60 global stores that are pushing the boundaries and driving our industry forward. Stores have been selected that align with the five themes of our Store of the Future 2030 model.

The war in Ukraine: its impact on grocery retailing globally

In this presentation we look at the short-term impacts and implications that the conflict could have on grocery retailing globally.

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Couche-Tard reported total revenues increased by 37.3%, an additional US$17.0 bn, to US$62.8 bn, in its 2022 financial year. The company reported broad based growth across geographies, store-based sales, and for fuel, which was driven by rising prices, rather than increases in volume.

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B&M has provided a trading update for the 13 weeks between 27 March and 25 June reporting that group revenues fell 2.2%, on a constant currency basis, to £1.16 bn. Like-for-like sales in the retailer’s core UK B&M estate fell 9.1% as it had to contend with challenging comparatives versus 2021 and poor weather in 2022. April proved to be an anomaly in B&M UK’s performance In the core B&M UK ...
Italy’s market leader Conad has announced its 2021 results, its total network achieved a turnover of €17 bn an increase of 6.5% compared to 2020. Conad claims its market share has consolidated over the last 12 months, reaching 15.07%. Conad plans to continue to invest €1.8 bn for its three-year investment plan (2021-2023) to modernise its sales network, which focuses on shopper needs, sustainab...
Flash delivery service Gorilla plans to exit Belgium, as Colruyt starts trialling its home delivery service and Amazon sets up to enter the market. Separately, Delhaize reveals its reducing is private label prices by up to 30% and Russian discounter Mere faces challenges in the market.      Gorilla exits from the market Recently Gorilla the German flash delivery service confirmed they plan ...

Presentations

01/07/2022
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.
30/06/2022
This latest update of IGD’s unique wholesaling dataset seeks to measure the continuing pandemic impacts affecting the sector in 2021 as well as tracking the key changes occurring in the channel such as the adoption of online/electronic ordering and the shift into delivery service.
30/06/2022
A guide to WBA and its operations today. Updated half yearly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, key personnel and must see stores.
29/06/2022
In this report, we review the cashierless stores in London, and give our view about what the industry should expect to see next.

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