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


In our latest London city guide we share inspirational formats from three of the UK capital's food-to-go hot spots.
Hong Kong remains a great destination to uncover new retail innovation, we reveal the 10 best stores you should visit in the city in 2019.
Our pick of some great stores to see in Edinburgh and Glasgow.
We present our pick of the best new convenience store formats in London.
Our pick of the best stores to visit in Zurich. We highlight key trends in the market across multiple formats.
We look at the key trends shaping the food hall movement and highlight our pick of five to see in New York
We assess how stores are demonstrating value, fresh-focus and innovation in Barcelona. Explore winning retailers, such as Carrefour and Mercadona, alongside inspirational local specialists, like Condis and Plusfresc...
Russia’s grocery retail market has become increasingly innovative in 2016 and 2017. We bring you some of the latest modern grocery stores in Moscow, a city at the forefront of Russia's retailing modernisation.
Our pick of the best stores to visit in and around the UK's thriving fourth largest conurbation.
Read this guide to see our selection of the top 10 stores to visit in Cologne. This includes stores from the region's leading grocery retailers, as well as smaller, specialist operators.