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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.

UK retailers’ sustainability strategies 2022

We explore the top 10 retailers’ sustainability strategies and their latest initiatives. 

HFSS update: a look at retailers' progress so far

An overview of how UK retailers have been modifying their assortments, merchandising, store design and shopper marketing ahead of October’s new rules.

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Tesco Slovakia has stopped printing and distributing regular weekly leaflets. The promotional offers are now available via digital leaflets in the Clubcard app and on the tesco.sk website. The move is expected to save 1,700 tons of paper annually and will also enable shoppers to access more tailored promotions.

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Suppliers continue to face pressure from governments to reach new environmental standards, to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees and helping retailers to achieve their environmental objectives. Danone announced it plans to reduce methane emissions, as Nestlé and Mars Wrigley Australia introduce paper packaging to increase recyclability. Danone pledges to reduce methane emissions Danone ann...
European value retailer Action’s strong performance in 2022 underlines how variety discount's growth shows no signs of slowing down. The retailer’s double-digit like-for-like sales are a good reminder that this often-forgotten section of the discount channel warrants more attention. Key figures from Action’s fantastic 2022 Sales in 2022 were +30%, to €8.9 bn   Like-for-like sales +18%...
To coincide with the International Green Week 2023 trade fair in Berlin, we look at some recent sustainability initiatives from Edeka, Lidl, REWE, Penny and Aldi Süd. Edeka responds to new food-to-go legislation From 1 st January 2023, all food-to-go and drinks containers provided to shoppers in Germany must be reusable. The new packaging law aims to reduce the amount of disposable packagi...
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