Health & beauty and drugstores latest research



We share global best in class examples of retailers operating in the health & wellness category

We look at how Superdrug is creating points of difference between formats to tailor stores to the needs of the beauty shopper.
With the announcement that the largest drugstore chain in the US, Walgreens, is to acquire the remaining 55% stake in Alliance Boots, we review what this could mean for suppliers and spotlight the implications it could have for your business.
Following Loblaw’s acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart earlier this year, the drugstore retailer is piloting an expanded convenience food offering for a smaller format environment. We take a look at the key elements of this and what the impacts could be of offering an enhanced fresh food offer in more urban locations.

We showcase some of the favourite stores we have visited during 2014, what’s great about them and what inspirations retailers and suppliers can take from them.

We look at the top trends impacting the sector, and look at best-in-class implementation.
As a major sponsor of Movember, we explore how Gillette is promoting the event across multiple markets.
Health and beauty retailer, Boots is running an event to drive early seasonal shoppers to its website.
We take a look at how Asian retailers are enticing customers with dedicated concept stores.
We take a look at how Sephora is promoting its loyalty scheme and driving traffic to it’s website through gifting…