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20/08/2019
We explore how retailer and brands are capturing shopper spend this summer through price and promotions, making the events more convenient and showcasing ethical standards in health and sustainability.
14/08/2019
Ahold Delhaize has launched Nature’s Promise Kids, an extension of it’s Nature’s private label range. The range contains plant-based food products that contain non-GMO ingredients.
24/07/2019
We present eight case studies from around the world of retailers that are driving forward with unattended in-home delivery, and look at some of the key considerations for this new service.
22/07/2019
We look at how Walmart is digitising its stores, associates and customers to create a data-driven in-store ecosystem
18/07/2019
We review Amazon Prime Day 2019, how the event has evolved over the years, and the opportunities for manufacturers and retailers. This report covers: • The history of Prime Day • Examples from this year’s event including key categories and how brands are using Prime Day • How competitors are responding • Implications for suppliers and retailers
15/07/2019
In this round-up we share our key highlights and trends that impressed us over the last few months in the course of our store visits. Within this report we present examples from retailers in a number of markets including Boots, Waitrose, X5 Retail Group, Giant Direct and many more.
12/07/2019
We look at Ahold Delhaize's priorities for the next five years in light of its Leading Together strategy, which it announced in 2018. We provide forecasts on how and where the retailer will generate nearly US$100bn in sales by 2023 and what is going to drive that growth.
12/06/2019
Ecosystem based retail has emerged as one of the new buzzwords and operating models in the sector. In this report we introduce the ecosystem model and what suppliers need to consider as a priority.
03/06/2019
We look at four factors, including format reinvention and celebrating their localness, helping regional retailers like HEB, Overwaitea, Publix and Wegmans to thrive and grow in the competitive and fast-changing North American food retail market.
03/06/2019
US car manufacturer Ford and Agility Robotics explore how a new robot, Digit, can help get packages to peoples’ homes efficiently with the help of self-driving vehicles.
22/05/2019
We look at Walmart's strategic priorities for the next five years, what it's going to take to lift sales to $635bn and how it’s developing an ecosystem that will become its platform for growth in future years
15/05/2019
Learn how you can use social platforms to generate online sales.
14/05/2019
Truman’s has created four non-toxic household cleaning products that are delivered to users’ homes in patented refill cartridges.
30/04/2019
In this round-up we share our key highlights and trends that impressed us over the last few months in the course of our store visits. Within this report we present examples from retailers in a number of markets including Sainsbury's, Aldi, Lidl, Kroger and many more.
10/04/2019
Walmart is partnering with Google to offer voice ordering capabilities for its online grocery shoppers.
08/04/2019

We review Ocado's current performance, its growth forecasts for the next five years, plus progress against key strategic objectives.

Included in this report:

  • Ocado's five year sales forecast
  • Ocado's strategy
  • Ocado's international agreements
  • Ocado Smart Platform innovations
  • Ocado's fulfilment and delivery operations
02/04/2019
New York City-based Caper has developed a customised shopping trolley (cart) that scans products as shoppers put them in the trolley, so shoppers don’t have to waste time at a checkout.
01/04/2019

We look at Amazon's strategy, its results and the opportunities for manufacturers.

12/03/2019
‘Help me be healthy’ is one of the five trends we expect to shape and influence the global retail market in 2019 and beyond. In this report we explore the ways in which retailers and brands around the globe are inspiring shoppers to lead healthier lives.
05/03/2019
Using IGD's 'Global retail trends 2019' as a framework, we explore how private label and brands are evolving and consider the implications of this.
05/03/2019
FedEx has launched an autonomous delivery service, the FedEx SameDay Bot. FedEx is collaborating with companies such as Lowe’s, Pizza Hut, Target, Walgreens and Walmart to help assess retailers’ autonomous delivery needs.
04/03/2019
Robot technology has made significant advances in terms of functionality and affordability, plus artificial intelligence is allowing machines to communicate more effectively with human beings. This has resulted in a number of retailers trialling in-store robots to improve efficiencies and free staff up to do more valuable roles. In this report we showcase 15 examples from around the world of how robots are being deployed in-stores.
01/03/2019
We review the outlook for Costco over the next five years and identify the company' top growth markets, including US, Canada, Mexico and UK. We look in-depth at its global strategic objectives across its wholesale and club store estate and how it is investing in its ecommerce operations, enhancing its technology and developing its range as it looks to grow revenues beyond US$200bn by 2023.
26/02/2019
Kellogg’s, Accenture, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, have collaborated to develop and pilot a solution that embeds eye tracking technology in a mobile virtual reality (VR) headset to reinvent how brands and retailers gather critical consumer data and perform market research.
20/02/2019
Amazon has launched an online platform, Amazon Live, that allows sellers to live-stream videos showcasing their products.