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SPAR South Africa has published full year results for the year ending September 2020, saying turnover rose 13.5% to ZAR124.3 bn (US$8.1 bn). The company’s operating profit increased by 15.6% to ZAR3.4 bn (US$220.6m), with its profitability ‘positively impacted by a change in sales mix as increased home consumption drove higher-margin grocery and fresh categories’.

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Growth in the Irish grocery market accelerated to +14.4% in the 12 weeks to 1st November, according to the latest results from Kantar. As the nationwide lockdown came into place growth continued to rise, reaching +18.8% in the last four weeks. All retailers saw an increase in sales compared to the previous reporting period, when overall market growth was +11.9%. Growing basket size and moving ...
Musgrave's SuperValu is rolling out its drive-through service to 135 stores, according to the Business Post. Contact-free convenience SuperValu launched its first drive-through store in 2014 in Cork and will now roll this service out to 135 stores, with operational improvements. The updated service will have special drive-through booths, in the style of the model used by fast-food chains...
In the past 12 weeks to 4th October grocery market growth slowed to 11.9%, according to Kantar. However, in the last four weeks it once again increased, to 12.2%. This shows the impact on the market as shoppers once again prepare to spend more time at home due to increased restrictions. We look at these results in more detail. Growth driven by Dublin Dublin saw the strongest regional growth...

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01/10/2020
Major foodservice operators are starting to roll-out new store concepts, developed for the post-pandemic era. We look at five formats and the four key themes linking them together.
21/09/2020
Aldi Süd is expected to generate an additional €14 bn in sales globally between 2020 and 2022. We review its strategic priorities, the sales outlook to 2022 and the impact of COVID-19 on its model.
14/09/2020
During October 2020, Tesco will trial unmanned aerial drone delivery in Ireland.
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