Future Talk by IGD Retail Analysis:
European grocery retailing to 2026 webinar

Hear our experts bring the data to life, unpick the trends being seen, and pose your questions to the panel.

This interactive session will focus on our newly published European market and retailer data and deep dive into the numbers and the reasons behind what is driving them.

This webinar will focus on the growth drivers in Europe and how markets are set to develop to 2026. We will also consider how this will impact on the region’s retailers and channels. The team will share new data on our grocery market sizes for countries across the region, channel outlook and retailer forecasts.

Discover how we predict grocery retailing in Europe will develop over the next five years. What does this mean in the short term and what is likely to stick and impact on long term trends?

16 September 2021 | 10:00AM - 10:50 BST



Introduction from the host: Simon Wainwright

10:05 - 10:20

Europe: market and channel outlook to 2026: Jon Wright

10:20 – 10:35

Deep dive on the convenience channel in Europe: Charles Chan

10:35 - 10:50

Q+A live discussion panel with IGD experts


David Lloyd, General Manager, UK, Netherlands & Nordics, Alibaba Group

David Lloyd was appointed General Manager for Alibaba Group in the UK, Netherlands & Nordics in 2019, having previously held the roles since October 2016. He is primarily responsible for helping businesses across the UK, Netherlands and Nordics understand and seize the opportunity that lies in wait for foreign brands in China.

He brings extensive knowledge of the retail and technology industries to the role, having spent nine years at Google UK working closely with UK retailers and overseeing the UK retail and technology sectors.

Simon Wainwright
Director of Global Insights

Jon Wright
Head of Europe

Charles Chan
Senior Retail Analyst: convenience channel


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Why should you attend?

Hear directly from our team of market and channel experts

Participate in an interactive session, where you can have your questions answered by our analysts

Gain a broad perspective, including macro-economic factors, shopper behaviours, short term trends and long-term challenges

Use the data presented to build into your business planning and unlock future growth

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