Featured insights and store visits from Europe

Europe’s leading grocery retailers in 2026

Your essential guide to trading with Europe’s largest grocery retailers.

Europe’s channel forecasts
2022 - 2027

This report shares the European view of our channel forecasts to 2027, combining data from 21 major markets across the region.

Discount by numbers - Europe outlook to 2026

This report will give you key data and insight to help you better understand why this is a channel of growth for the future and identify where the opportunities for growth are. 

Top stores to visit in 2022

Our new study ‘Top stores to visit in 2022’ showcases 60 global stores that are pushing the boundaries and driving our industry forward. Stores have been selected that align with the five themes of our Store of the Future 2030 model.

The war in Ukraine: its impact on grocery retailing globally

In this presentation we look at the short-term impacts and implications that the conflict could have on grocery retailing globally.

Latest News

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European value retailer Action’s strong performance in 2022 underlines how variety discount's growth shows no signs of slowing down. The retailer’s double-digit like-for-like sales are a good reminder that this often-forgotten section of the discount channel warrants more attention.

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Carrefour is trialling autonomous delivery robots in Belgium as it plans to expand through franchising. Meanwhile, Delhaize is partnering with startup Kazidomi to offer a range of sustainable and healthy products. Carrefour Belgium experiments with autonomous delivery robots… Carrefour Belgium reveals its testing a self-driving robot to deliver small online orders until the end of Spring. T...
Morrisons has updated its investors on full year trading for the 52 weeks ending 30 October 2022, noting that “ with continued high food inflation, rising interest rates, an ongoing cost of living crisis and the war in Ukraine set to enter its second year, there is a continuing sense of uncertainty in consumer sentiment .” Group revenue for the year was up 2.2% to £18.4 bn, from £18.0 bn last ...
Asda has announced three change proposals as part of “ its ongoing efforts to improve customer experience in its stores and drive sustainable growth for the future .” Selected night shifts to go The first proposal will see the replacement of the overnight ambient and frozen shifts in 184 smaller superstores, with colleagues restocking ambient products between 7pm and midnight, and frozen pr...

Presentations

26/01/2023
A guide to France’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
24/01/2023
Edeka's cooperative model allows independent retailers greater freedom to create truly remarkable stores. Be inspired by two Edeka stores in Düsseldorf, Germany run by Zurheide Feine Kost we visited in December 2022. The report focusses on store design, and in-store category activation and differentiation.
24/01/2023
We highlight five trends that we expect to shape the European grocery retail market over the next 12 months and beyond. Our trends have been built using our in-depth European markets research, allowing us to provide retailer examples and key considerations for retailers and suppliers.
24/01/2023
Understand what you can learn from Portuguese retailers, as they continue to evolve their operations to meet shopper demands.

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5-year forecasts to 2027

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