Videos

06/08/2020
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.

Amazon presentations

Presentations

20/08/2018
We give a summary of the stores that have been shortlisted for the IGD Small Store of the Year award.
14/08/2018
Amazon and Whole Foods Market have launched a grocery pickup service for US Prime members that means they can pick up their Whole Foods Market orders in as little as 30 minutes, all without leaving their car.
10/07/2018
Amazon has launched Delivery Service Partners, a new programme that allows entrepreneurs to start their own package delivery business under the Amazon brand.
03/07/2018
Amazon has secured the rights to 20 Premier League matches a season from 2019 in a three-year deal.
20/06/2018
Amazon has announced that it is launching a French-speaking version of Alexa in France.
11/06/2018
One year on from the deal, we take a look at the latest developments and what's next for Amazon and Whole Foods Market.
11/06/2018
The strategies and initiatives helping retailers to globalise are changing. Instead of investing in every country, retailers are increasingly building alliances with companies to enable them to build skill and scale quickly. We consider the partnerships being built at the moment and look in-depth at four key companies.
01/05/2018
Amazon has announced that Prime members can now request in-car delivery through Amazon Key.
13/03/2018
Australia's grocery landscape is changing rapidly. For all the latest retailer results and the five big trends that we think will shape the market in 2018 and beyond, check out this report…
30/01/2018
Diageo has launched a new skill for the Amazon Echo Show in the UK to help shoppers make cocktails.
02/01/2018
Bellfield Brewery is the first UK brewery to embrace new voice controlled devices, using artificial intelligence to drive sales.
08/11/2017
Amazon’s innovative new service enables unattended in-home delivery at no extra cost.
17/10/2017
We highlight the three key themes from IGD Online and Digital Summit 2017
28/09/2017
We review both Coles and Woolworths FY17 results and look at who is winning in the market. Plus, get up to speed on all the latest developments in Australia, including Amazon's plans to enter the market and how existing retailers are reacting.
21/09/2017
The new Instant Pickup service allows Prime and Prime Student members to shop for essential items such as food, cold drinks, personal care items and electronics.
19/09/2017
Find out how to improve the visibility of your products online through effective imagery.
18/09/2017
We offer our latest insight on the online shopper and give you 10 tips to sell more online. We'll help you influence shoppers to try your brand and make your products easier to order.
06/09/2017
Ocado is the first UK supermarket to launch an app or ‘skill’ as Amazon calls it, for Amazon Echo devices.
22/08/2017
As retailers focus on delivering the basics, how are loyalty mechanics boosting customer satisfaction? We shine the spotlight on summer activity, update on UK and international loyalty developments, and share inspiration from beyond grocery.
17/08/2017
Our Asia Outlook H2 report reviews the five big trends that we think will help shape the grocery retail landscape in Asia highlighted in H1, plus provides insight on the latest retailer performance.
14/08/2017
We look at UK online market, retailers' strategies and help you plan for the future.
11/08/2017
How Amazon is creating a ‘speak easy’ shopping experience to grow its ecosystem
07/08/2017
Within this report we showcase six examples of how the physical store is using transformative technology to become so digitally advanced that the stores no longer need staff to operate certain functions.
18/07/2017
With disruption at an all-time high in the North American market, we look at what's shaping the market and what's rising up the retail agenda.
21/06/2017
Amazon to acquire Whole Foods Market - what will this mean for both retailers and the wider grocery sector?