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Beyond Meat has teamed up with Freshippo to launch its products in the Alibaba Group-owned New Retail supermarket.

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Jonathan Wang, the head of’s 7FRESH, shared his view at the "2020 China Community Business Annual Meeting" organized by the China Chain Store and Franchise Association (CCFA) last week. The main points are summarized here in this article. Driven by urbanisation From the perspective of China’s social structure, community stores are typically defined as those within the life circle of ...
The retailer announced the opening of its 27th store last week. It is Sam Club’s second store in the city of Ningbo, demonstrating the retailer’s commitment and confidence in its development plan in China. Pleasant shopping environment Same as other Sam’s Club stores, this new store has spacious environment. Aisles are nine metres high and three metres wide. Shopping carts with two child ...
China was the first country to be hit by Coronavirus (COVID-19). Now with all eyes are on the recovery, we continue to update this article with the latest developments... June Second wave in Beijing : Beijing has reported more than 100 coronavirus cases in the past two weeks after going almost two months without an infection. The new cases might be linked to imported salmon. As a conseq...


We review Aeon’s current performance, plus progress against key strategic objectives.
We continue the private label series, looking at the five ways retailers are developing private label globally in 2020 and the impact this has on manufacturers and suppliers. This presentation looks in more depth at rapid response to consumer needs and how this has been accelerated by COVID-19.
Retailers' strategies and business models are evolving. They are increasingly building alliances with each other, IT and tech companies and others to enable them to build skill and scale quickly. These collaborations are also helping them deal with challenges that require greater global cooperation or are too big to be dealt with as individual companies.
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Interim grocery channel forecasts: US, China and UK 2020

Hear directly from IGD analysts as they explain the thinking behind the channel shifts in our newly released forecasts for 2020.

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This in-depth guide to China explores the key trends in grocery retail and the growth strategies of the leading retailers in the country.

Five year growth forecasts for the grocery market, the leading retailers and modern trade grocery channels in China.

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