In this report we explore best-in-class Valentine's Day retail execution in the UK, identifying common trends for 2020.

Chinese New Year is the biggest annual trading event for many markets and retailers across Asia, we round up the activity from 2020 and highlight best in class execution from across the region.

We look at how vegan options for on-the-go consumers have developed this Veganuary and identify opportunities for further growth.  Our findings are illustrated with examples from coffee shops, food-to-go specialists, fast-food operators and retailers such as Costa, Pret, Caffé Nero, Burger King, Subway, Greggs, Co-op and Boots amongst others.

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The long-awaited relaunch of Sparks promises shoppers "good things happen every time you shop".

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While celebrating Canada Day is usually marked by large-scale events and gatherings, we look at how retailers in Canada are adapting their approach this year given social-distancing requirements. Being relevant in the moment These four initiatives highlight how retailers have been able to pivot and ensure their campaigns are relevant for the type of activities that consumers will be partici...
Father’s Day celebration during lockdown this year will look very different for a lot of families. Social distancing will require people to celebrate from a-far and social media and video calling apps will be popular to help connect families. Due to safety measures many activities are not possible, and retailers have come up with creative and exciting ways to make Father’s Day 2020 special. In th...
Alibaba and handled US$136.5bn of sales through their platforms during 6.18, an annual online shopping festival in China that runs from 1 st June to 20 th . Strong numbers show retail is recovering For 6.18, Alibaba achieved gross merchandise value (GMV) of CNY698.2bn (US$98.5bn), over double what it achieved on Singles Day (2020 11.11) last year, which posted record GMV of CN...

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