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7-Eleven has opened its eighth Evolution Store in the U.S. This time, the concept features Raise The Roost Chicken And Biscuits and Parlor Pizza foodservice options.

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Target has emerged as one of the winners of the pandemic in the US. While digital growth accelerated 145% to account for almost 18% of sales last year, its physical store network was central to this, fulfilling over 95% of digital sales. This year, Target will continue to grow its presence across the US with 40 new stores as it continues to enhance its omnichannel strategy. Increasing capex to...
Amazon's net sales increased by 44% year-on-year (YoY) to $108.5bn, and operating income increased 224%, to $8.1bn for the first quarter (ended March 31). International segment driving growth Amazon’s international segment grew 60%, compared to North America which grew 40%. The international business now accounts for 28% of Amazon’s total sales, versus 25% last year. Amazon continues to lau...
Following a strong first quarter, with consolidated net sales up 12.7%, Hershey has raised its outlook for the full financial year. Having initially forecast sales growth of 2-4%, it now expects growth of 4-6%. Source: IGD Research 1. New at-home behaviours are forming new traditions Families continue to embrace the at-home lifestyle, with its brands central to game and movie nights...


This report will help you understand the importance of key markets in North America and Latin America, including the USA, Canada, Brazil, Mexico and Colombia, and their prospects through to the end of 2022.
Centre store categories are of significant interest and importance for grocery retailers and suppliers. While on one end the centre store drives revenue for suppliers and retailers, the latter benefit from the traffic it attracts to their stores. Centre store categories also provide retailers with the opportunity to encourage shoppers to trade up or drive incremental volume.
Discounters in North America will be adding more than $12bn to the grocery retail industry by the end of 2022, more than the supermarkets and hypermarkets channel together. This is a channel of growth for the future offering many opportunities for suppliers.
We review Walgreens Boots Alliance’s performance, the impact of COVID-19 on its operations and the progress it is making against its four strategic priorities.

Interim grocery channel forecasts: US, China and UK 2020

Hear directly from IGD analysts as they explain the thinking behind the channel shifts in our newly released forecasts for 2020.

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USA channel forecasts 2020-22

Two year growth forecasts for the grocery market, the leading retailers and modern trade grocery channels in USA.

North America retail outlook 2021

We highlight the five trends set to shape the North American food retail market in 2021.

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