USA  presentations


Businesses around the world and from all sectors are currently investing heavily in robotics, aiming to develop greater efficiency and competitiveness In this report, IGD showcases 18 innovations in robotics from around the world which are relevant to the grocery industry, addressing the needs of businesses and shoppers.
Innovation of the week: Selfycart has launched a self-checkout app for Rainbow Grocery, a San Francisco based cooperative grocery store.
We identify the leading tactics from North America’s leading value formats and channels, they key retailers to watch, and the opportunities for suppliers as this segment grows in focus and importance.
Innovation of the week: 7-Eleven partnered with drone start-up Flirtey for the delivery, which the companies said was the first time a drone has legally delivered a package to a U.S. resident who placed an order from a retailer.
What makes these operators stand out, how are they looking to grow and what can you learn from them?
Ramadan has become a season of increased consumerism. Retailers and manufacturers need to understand how to take advantage of the opportunities it brings. Check out this report to see how businesses around the world capitalise on this festival for 22% of the world’s population…
We look in-depth at Ahold Delhaize, which will become the eighth largest grocery retailer globally following the merger of the two companies, and examine its short term priorities for 2016 in Europe and the US.
Reporting back following our time in Bentonville, we look at ten ways in which the retailer is changing, including its focus on fresh foods, private label and pricing initiatives, and what it means for your business.
Innovation of the week: Target is testing a robot in store that track inventory on store shelves . The retailer is conducting a one-week trial at one of its department stores in downtown San Francisco.
Innovation of the week: JC Penney is targeting customers using Pinterest in a new campaign ahead of Mother's Day on May 8 in the USA. 
The first in our series of insight presentations looking at retailers’ largest stores focuses on key category initiatives.
An update on AmazonFresh and its latest developments from across the world and what it could mean for UK grocery retail
This guide provides you with our analysis of the latest retailer results and key developments in North America, along with the top five trends to watch in the region this year.
As we kick off 2016, we assess the performance of the top six global grocery retailers in 2015, review the top line strategic initiatives for the year ahead, as well as some predictions of what to expect over the coming 12 months.
What makes these operators stand out, how are they looking to grow and what can you learn from them?
Innovation of the week: New Seasons grocery stores, US, are adopting Digimarc Barcode technology, which speeds up check-out time and allows customers to scan packaging with smartphones
Innovation of the week: Whirlpool’s new connected appliances have integrated Amazon’s Dash Replenishment Service.
With convenience one of the hot retailer channels that is set to drive growth in the coming years, we pull out our pick of ten convenience retailers to watch from across the globe.
Innovation of the week: PepsiCo’s Hello Goodness™ vending initiative offers a selection of good and better-for-you food and beverage products on-the-go.
We showcase some of the favourite stores we have visited during 2015, what’s great about them and the inspiration retailers and suppliers can take from them.
We take a look at how Loblaw is driving innovation in its private label offer through a focus on four distinct missions and how this aligns with its digital strategy.
Our retail analysts are continually travelling the world to identify global best practices and innovations in grocery retailing. In this guide we highlight the best regions and markets to visit to see some of the leading format, category and technology-based initiatives, and showcase the retailers to watch.
Innovation of the week: ShopWithMe stores are a blend of the best of online and offline shopping to create a truly personalised experience.
Innovation of the week: A self-scanning robot will help make sure that shelves are not empty in-store, and products are correctly displayed and priced.

Innovation of the week: The Holiday Odyssey tells a season-long story with the spotlight on many of its top Christmas holiday toys and products.