COVID-19 reports

Access our in-depth Coronavirus (COVID-19) insight reports. The insights in this section cover the whole food and grocery supply chain from manufacturing and logistics to retailing and the shopper perspective.

Reports

Presentations

22/04/2020
Although food retailers have seen significant spikes in sales and are expected to benefit from elevated demand in the short term, the overall financial outlook is less clear. We look at the factors impacting sales growth, costs and profitability over the coming months and what these mean for the trading relationship.
22/04/2020
As the first country to come out of lockdown, China is providing a glimpse of what the future holds for food-to-go globally after the initial impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) lessons.
21/04/2020
Coronavirus brought a surge in demand for Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) in March 2020. Senior leaders now have to think further ahead. This presentation outlines six strategic considerations for CPG businesses.
16/04/2020
A weekly update highlighting five of the recent changes in shopper behaviour and sentiment we have seen in our ShopperVista data looking at financial confidence, changing shopping missions, store choice drivers and channel usage.
16/04/2020
This report explores how retailers and brands are pivoting their approaches to seasonal events in response to coronavirus (COVID-19), and highlights the challenges and opportunities ahead.
15/04/2020
In this report, we look at how Taiwan has responded to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, outlining government policies, business activities and retail predictions to look out for.
15/04/2020
Understand current and planned stockpiling, overall and at a category level, of food and groceries as a result of Coronavirus. Categories include tins and packaged foods, toilet paper, cereals, medicines, frozen food, dairy, petfood, household products, hot drinks, fresh meat and fish, alcohol, hand sanitiser and hand gels, sweet and savoury snacks, soft drinks, fresh produce, bakery, table sauces and cooking sauces, chilled products, jams and spreads, health and beauty products, baby products.
09/04/2020
To help retailers and manufacturers understand the phases businesses have or will go through during the pandemic we have created a model looking at four phases of development and how it might impact on operations.
08/04/2020
As Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to have a serious impact around the world, we examine how retailers are helping communities cope during the pandemic.
08/04/2020
A weekly update highlighting five of the recent changes in shopper behaviour and sentiment we have seen in our ShopperVista data looking at financial confidence, changing shopping missions, store choice drivers and channel usage.