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Delivery robots in Cambridgeshire via Co-op
Food delivery robots will soon be taking to the streets of Cambourne as part of a pilot organised between Cambridgeshire County Council and Starship Technologies, in partnership with the Co-op.
Lush trials a new venture into automated retail via vending
Lush has opened its first ever 24 hour, automated retail experience in Coal Drops Yard at King’s Cross, London.
Age verification technology at Co-op
Age Scan is a new feature on Co-op’s self serve tills.
Kantar: GB market shares
Kantar market shares are generated using Kantar Worldpanel's till-roll scanning methodology and extrapolated using a sample of 30,000 households. Figures are calculated over a rolling 12 week period and include VAT.
UK results tracker
Download the latest like-for-like and profits data published by UK retailers.
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.
Strategic outlook for Co-op
We look at the strategic priorities for Co-op, the UK’s largest consumer co-operative, as it balances its core values and long term goals with changes brought about by COVID-19.
UK channel forecasts: 2022-2027
Understand the opportunities and challenges within the UK retail grocery market and component channels in IGD's newly updated five year forecasts.
Platinum Jubilee retail activation, 2022
This year marks the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, making her Britain's longest reigning Monarch.
Shopper marketing highlights: May 2022
See in store initiatives and activations designed to drive demand, create impulse purchases; or accelerate category growth from suppliers and retailers in the UK.
M&S introduces Connie the countingpillar
At Marks and Spencer’s recently opened store in Stevenage we spotted a stock counting robot.
M&S utilises electronic shelf edge labels and cameras
M&S’s Stevenage store is using electronic shelf edge labels, along with what looks like cameras to monitor stock availability.
Asda uses data solution for mark-down and food waste reduction
Asda has collaborated with Whywaste on a new data solution that will simplify the supermarket’s mark-down process and in doing so, reduce food waste.
Home Bargains profile
A guide to Home Bargains and its operations today. Updated half yearly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel and must see stores.
A guide to Poundland and its operations today. Updated half yearly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel and must see stores.
A guide to B&M and its operations today. Updated half yearly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel and must see stores.
Eating out trends 2022
See the top trends shaping the eating out market in 2022 and beyond, with examples from operators leading the way around the world.
Retailers’ responses to inflation globally
A global overview of the impact of rising costs on grocery retailers and their suppliers in major markets. How shopping habits and channel dynamics are evolving. How retailers are reacting and adapting to try to continue to deliver value to their shoppers.
M&S offers wayfinder tech to shoppers at a second store
M&S has used Dent Reality for the second time to offer shoppers wayfinder technology in-store.
M&S offers free wine tasting in-store
M&S is using a celebrity to highlight its private label wines, while offering samples of wine for free.
How Asda evolved its produce offering
Following Asda's improvement programme for its fresh produce proposition we look at the measures the retailer put in place to improve its quality credentials in a key category.
Lidl’s laundry detergent refill station
Lidl GB has launched a 6-month trial of a liquid laundry detergent refill machine.
Co-op is to stop use-by dates on all its own-brand yogurts to help reduce food waste
Co-op is to stop use-by dates on all its own-brand yoghurts to help reduce food waste
Optimising electronic shelf edge labels
A Welcome store (a Southern Co-op franchise) in Sholing, Southampton is using electronic shelf edge labels throughout the store.