Food-to-go latest research


From across Europe, we bring you seven examples of great convenience retailing.
UK supermarkets and convenience players have developed their food-to-go offers in recent years. In this report we explore how discount players are approaching this mission and look beyond the UK for global examples that meet this mission well.
Schwarz Group, X5 Retail Group and Carrefour will be driving the growth in CEE. However, retail regulations in some markets restrict the growth. Find out about retail trends and development which we forecast for 2016 and onwards.
What makes these operators stand out, how are they looking to grow and what can you learn from them?
We bring you three key trends from the German retail market.
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.
Shoppers are increasingly shopping ‘little and often’. Retailers are responding to this by having convenient solutions for their shoppers across the channels. We share the changes seen in the market, and assess the implications for suppliers.
We look at the success factors driving Whole Foods Market’s growth, and what you can learn from this innovative retailer.
Innovation of the week: In Japan Starbucks is trialling technology for customers to order and pay with a single touch of their smart phone.

The London food-to-go sector comprises a unique competitor set, showcasing a huge variety of concepts and formats and offering inspiration for anyone interested in food trends and developing consumer behaviour.