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06/08/2020
We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the North American food retail market in 2020 and beyond.

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15/01/2020
We review the five key trends set to shape the North American food retail market over the next 12 months and beyond.
31/10/2019
Loblaw is partnering with Toronto-based Flashfood, which has developed an app that enables consumers to benefit from deep discounts on surplus food at grocery retailers.
29/10/2019
Avril Supermarche´ Sante´ in Laval is the first retailer to use CultiGo, a revolutionary and environmentally friendly vertical farming platform that can grow a variety of organic micro-herbs on-site all year round.
24/10/2019
Canada’s second-largest food retailer, Sobeys, is partnering with Caper to test an intelligent shopping cart at a store in Oakville, Ontario.
08/10/2019
In this round-up we share our key highlights and trends that impressed us over the last few months in the course of our store visits.
03/06/2019
We look at four factors, including format reinvention and celebrating their localness, helping regional retailers like HEB, Overwaitea, Publix and Wegmans to thrive and grow in the competitive and fast-changing North American food retail market.
12/02/2019
We look in detail at health & wellness trend to identify the key strategies being adopted right now, look at the focus on plant-based menus, nutritional signposting, freshness and superfoods.
22/01/2019
We recently visited the CES Show in Las Vegas to discover the key themes shaping the technology landscape and what they mean for retail.
10/01/2019
Following a year of accelerated change in the North American grocery market, we look at the five trends set to shape it in 2019. We consider how these changes are impacting on key retailers like Walmart, Kroger, Albertsons, Loblaw, Metro, Sobeys and Ahold Delhaize.
29/10/2018
We share our forecasts for online, in some of the world's leading markets.