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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
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 five 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.
UK Christmas 2022 trading review
After a year dominated by the cost of living challenges, what would this mean for Christmas 2022? Find out what drove festive performance, the retailer results and channel trends.
Eating out trends 2023
What’s set to shape the eating out market over the next 12 months and beyond?
Global retail trends 2023
We highlight six trends we expect to shape the global retail market over the next 12 months and beyond.
UK trends 2023
We highlight the five trends we expect to shape the UK market over the next 12 months and beyond.
Reimagining the hypermarket: A look at Auchan Portugal’s new store concept
There can be no denying that hypermarkets are going through a period of reinvention and this process has been really brought to life by Auchan Portugal in its recently opened store in the affluent town of Cascais near Lisbon. It is an innovative take on the hypermarket concept, encompassing new restaurants, a rooftop garden and terrace and interesting takes on food-for-now and food-for-later.
Christmas during a cost-of-living crisis
This report explore five key themes spotted this Christmas and provides a summary of retailers' campaigns and in-store execution.
World Cup 2022
Check out how brands and retailers are activating for the World Cup across the different channels, including in-store, online, quick commerce and food-to-go.
Tesco Express: the next generation
We take a look at the new ‘store of the future’ iteration of Tesco Express, which brings together digital signage, dayparting, new fixtures and loyalty mechanics to offer value and experience to urban shoppers.
Continente: excellence in merchandising
Although the hypermarket concept might be stressed, Continente shows a way forward by creating credibility and authority in general merchandise as well as driving excellence in store design, fresh, merchandising and shopper marketing.
New AI scales in Woolworths – a world’s first for shoppers
Woolworths is adding new AI scales that show the exact price of fruit and vegetables, as well as the weight of the items.
We explore best-in-class Halloween execution from retailers across the globe, including the UK, US and France.
Diwali 2022, UK
Diwali is a festival of lights and is celebrated by almost 1.3m people in the UK.
Donnybrook Fair, Dundrum
We visited Donnybrook Fair, Dundrum to see how Musgrave has created a destination for premium food-for-now and food-for-later solutions in this major south Dublin retail location.
Find out how retailers and brands helped shoppers prepare for 2022’s back-to-school season amid the cost of living crisis. We review four areas, including meal options, school uniforms / clothing, classroom supplies and hygiene and personal care products.
Retailer priorities: winning today and tomorrow
Retailers and suppliers are operating in the most complex environment for decades.
Denmark country presentation
A guide to Denmark’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.