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How sustainability initiatives continue to evolve in 2022
In our sustainability trends 2022 report we highlighted five trends we expect to retailers to implement as part of their sustainability strategies during 2022, and beyond.
Europe’s leading grocery retailers in 2026
Your essential guide to trading with Europe’s largest grocery retailers.
A.S. Watson’s sustainability strategy
Find out how A.S. Watson and its brands are striving to build for a more sustainable future through its four CSR pillars.
Albert Heijn launches 'AH Packaging Free'
Albert Heijn is launching a new packaging free concept to help shoppers incorporate sustainability into their daily shopping. This new concept fits towards Albert Heijn’s ambition to use 20m kilos less packaging material by 2025.
Europe channel forecasts 2021 – 2026
New five-year forecasts for grocery channels across Europe that gives your business a view on the pandemic’s impact to 2026 and where to prioritise investment for future growth.
Albert Heijn launches waste-me-not bags
Albert Heijn has launched ‘Waste-me-not bags’. These contain fruit and vegetables nearing the end of their expiration dates.
Netherlands Country Presentation
A guide to the Netherlands’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
12 ways Lidl and Aldi are evolving their models
We review 2021 to highlight some of Aldi and Lidl's major developments and how they are transforming their models.
Ahold Delhaize profile
A guide to the retailer and its operations today. Updated quarterly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel and must see stores.
Strategic outlook for Lidl
An in-depth review of the retailer's current and future performance, including an update on its strategic priorities and what this means for suppliers.
Overview of forecourts globally part two
Deep dive on the business priorities of five forecourt operators in Europe, plus retailers that you should watch in other regions.
Overview of forecourts globally part one
Inspiration on forecourt convenience stores from around the world.
Omnichannel in Europe
In this presentation, we define omnichannel retailing and look at how it impacts on retailers' and suppliers' operations.
Sustainability in Q3 2021
15 examples of sustainability-focused innovations changing the food and grocery industry during the third quarter of 2021.
Europe: 10 challenges facing the supermarket channel
In this presentation, we look at 10 challenges currently facing the supermarket channel in Europe and how retailers are working to overcome these.
The future for forecourts in Europe
The impact of energy transition to forecourt convenience stores and how you can prepare.
How loyalty programmes are evolving in Western Europe
After a period of comparative inactivity, loyalty programmes are coming back into focus as retailers look to collect data to support long-term growth.
The state of discount in the post-COVID world
Despite gaining market shares globally the discount channel posted varied performance from a market to another during the pandemic year. In this report we analyse the performance of the channel in 2020 and its outlook to 2022. We also have a closer look at 10 key markets, providing insights enabling you to quickly understand what to focus on to win.
Picnic trials ‘greenest’ delivery option for shoppers
As it looks to improve the sustainability of its service, pure play ecommerce retailer Picnic is trialling the ‘greenest’ delivery options for shoppers.
10 retailers in Western Europe winning with private label
We look at 10 retailers, from Albert Heijn to Lidl and SPAR Austria and others, winning with private label in Western Europe. We consider how they are investing in their private labels and using ranges to compete, differentiate and gain market share.
Lidl’s sustainability strategy
Explore Lidl’s sustainability strategy and how the discounter has implemented its strategy across the 29 countries it operates within. We focus on how Lidl is championing its sustainability strategy, providing examples of key regions where it is excelling.
Sustainability trends in 2021
In this report we highlight four global sustainability trends we expect retailers to implement as part of sustainability strategies during 2021, and beyond.
Private label trends in Western Europe
In this presentation we look at four themes driving private label innovation in Western Europe: Spotlighting value Hero categories Health and lifestyle Sustainability
Beiersdorf invests in digitally-led skincare start-up
Beiersdorf has invested in skin care start-up, Routinely. Routinely offers personalised skin care via an app.
Sustainability in Q1 2021
Explore 10 sustainability case studies, we have spotted in the food and CPG industry, during the first quarter of 2021.