City guides

IGD visits retail hot spots around the world. Use our city guides to see innovative food retail formats around the globe, and to make the most of your trips to these markets

Presentations

05/02/2018
Read this city guide to see a selection of innovative and exciting stores, showcasing the best of Seoul.
23/01/2018
As Seattle becomes a key destination for an increasing number of food and grocery suppliers, we've identified 15 great stores to visit in the city. These include innovative concepts such as Amazon Go and Starbucks Roastery, and inspirational independent operators, including PCC Community Markets and Metropolitan Market.
05/12/2017
Our pick of the top ten grocery stores to see in Ireland’s cosmopolitan capital.
13/11/2017
With several new concepts and launching this year, New York continues to be one of the leading global cities to see innovation in action. We’ve selected the top 10 grocery stores to visit in Manhattan, along with innovative farm-to-table food-to-go operators and some of the latest non-food flagship concepts.
03/11/2017
Paris is an increasingly important market for retailers to trial new format developments and evolve their offer. We review the trends driving growth in the market and in which stores see them in action.
24/10/2017
We present five influential retail formats that highlight the latest trends in mission-focused shopping, healthy eating and digital empowerment, together with our pick of new food-to-go concepts.
14/09/2017
Read this city guide to see how the best retailers in Kuala Lumpur compete in this dynamic market.
30/08/2017
Our pick of the best convenience stores to see in Manchester's city centre.
25/05/2017
Vienna offers a range of new store concepts from the leading retailers. We highlight some of the best stores to see in the city to see the latest fresh-led formats, price-led retailers and convenience concepts.
17/05/2017
Berlin provides an opportunity to see a range of new store concepts from discounters and those competing with them. We highlight some of the best stores to see in the city to see the latest fresh-led formats, price-led retailers and premium concepts.