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Quick commerce has emerged as a new route to market, providing new opportunities to engage and sell to shoppers. 

Online trends 2021: ecommerce 2.0

For 2021 and beyond, we summarise the key trends for the online channel. We're moving into ecommerce 2.0, as businesses shift their focus to online profitability and integrating online and offline. 

Impulse online

This report explains why impulse online is a challenge. There are twenty best practice ecommerce examples from around the world, ranked by impact. 

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This report will help you understand the different ways in which you can sell your products online, the strengths and weaknesses of each model, and key global developments. 

Online profitability: in-store picking

In the first, of a four-part series, we estimate the P&L for retailers using in-store picking for click and collect and home delivery.

How to sell new products online

Learn how to support new products online from the basics through to advanced tactics.

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Quick commerce is becoming increasingly competitive in Latin America. The sector is currently dominated by local operators, including Rappi, Cornershop (recently acquired by Uber), and iFood. These businesses have profited from their local know-how, such as understanding consumption habits and knowledge of LatAm’s complex road networks, which is fundamental for logistics and delivery.  

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Food delivery platforms are piloting a common acquirer model to support hawkers so they will not need to pay commission or onboarding fees. What is it? Deliveroo, FoodPanda, Grab and WhyQ will be participating in this pilot covering 400 stalls across 14 hawker centres. Hawker centres are open-air food courts in Singapore that typically charge between SGD3.50 (US$2.60) to SGD5 per meal (US$3...
Sainsbury’s has announced the relaunch and expansion of its same day and one-hour rapid delivery as it evolves its online offer to cater for changing shopper preferences. Relaunch of same day delivery service Sainsbury’s will introduce same day delivery and collection services to 100 more stores by the end of October, so that customers ordering before midday can receive a delivery after 5pm...
Walmart has developed a new platform to make it easier for shoppers to identify products that are built better for them and for the planet. Icons used to identify two groups of products The new platform is integrated into Shoppers will be able to quickly identify products that meet independent and authoritative standards for promoting personal well-being and reducing their envi...

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Innovation tracker

We are spotting thousands of innovations from the food and CPG industry each year from around the world. To help businesses stay up-to-date we present the ones to watch. See all our innovation case studies in our innovation tracker.