Where is grocery retail heading in North America?

Date : 02 March 2021

Stewart Samuel

Program Director - Canada

Last month our Future Talk webinar looked at where grocery retail is heading in North America, with a focus on store of the future developments. This replay is available for subscribers only.

Part one: from store of now to the store of the future (2:00 minute mark)

  • Covid-19 and grocery formats
  • Future store elements
  • Five big bets for the store of the future

Part two : inside Walmart’s omni-store concept presented by Paula Bonner, SVP for Format Development and Real Estate, Walmart Canada (20:00 minute mark)

  • The journey the business has taken to apply learnings to their omni-store concept
  • See the latest concepts they are rolling out across their chain through their remodel program, driving one-stop shop convenience for their customers around their major pillars of grocery, health and wellness, general merchandise and fashion

Source: IGD Research

Part three: how will hard discount retail evolve in the US? (38:00 minute mark)

  • Learnings for physical format development from Aldi and Lidl in Europe
  • How last-milers are disrupting the traditional discount model in Latin America

Retail Analysis subscribers: click here to view the replay.

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