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25/04/2017
Food-to-go has been an integral element of the proposition in North American grocery retailing for over ten years. In this insight presentation we look at some of the recent innovations from six leaders in this space and highlight what operators in other markets can learn from the region.
07/04/2017
Innovation of the week: Amazon and Ford have teamed up to offer consumers the ability to use Alexa, Amazon’s cloud-based voice service, in their cars.
07/04/2017
We share some of our favourite formats that we've visited in Q1
17/03/2017
Sally is a salad-making robot that uses 20 different food canisters to prepare and serve more than 1,000 different types of salads.
13/03/2017
We look at how Target is responding the “seismic shifts” in the retail sector by investing $7bn in the business to accelerate the transformation of its digital and physical assets.
08/03/2017
Find out who the top ten grocery retailers are in North America and what they are doing to win in a fast growth and diverse market.
21/02/2017
Piaggio Fast Forward, a sister company of Piaggio Group which is most famous for creating the Vespa scooter, has created a delivery robot called Gita.
01/02/2017
Starbucks is taking the next step towards evolving the digital customer experience by launching voice ordering and paying through the Starbucks mobile iOS app and Amazon Alexa.
31/01/2017
We take a look at how click and collect is developing in the UK, France, and the US. If executed well, click and collect can positively impact the reach of the online channel so it is important to understand its potential.
26/01/2017
Focal Systems, a Silicon Valley start-up, has created a patented technology to provide cutting-edge machine learning and computer vision to address challenges faced by brick and mortar retailers.
25/01/2017
We take a closer look at how Starbucks plans to grow, and where it sees the opportunity for growth.
17/01/2017
We explore what makes Pret special, outline its trading priorities and explore how it plans to continue its impressive recent growth.
16/01/2017
We take a look at who’s winning in the region, and the trends set to shape the sector in the year ahead.
16/01/2017
shelfPoint is claimed to be the first dynamic shelf banner with built-in emotional artificial intelligence capabilities.
11/01/2017
Innovation of the week: Pernod Ricard is aiming to capitalise on consumers’ desire to create and enjoy cocktails at home with the help of digital technology through its connected cocktail library.
20/12/2016
We bring you inspiration for Christmas from retailers around the globe.
19/12/2016
The global grocery retail landscape is changing fast, with significant growth opportunities for your business. Better understand the largest markets and how we see them growing and evolving towards 2021 and beyond.
14/12/2016
We look at Kroger’s multi-format strategy, the growth potential in each channel, and how it’s future-proofing its business through strategic acquisitions.
13/12/2016
We’ve selected the top 15 stores to see in 2017 that bring to life how grocery store formats are evolving globally against a backdrop of key industry trends.
06/12/2016
Innovation of the week: 'Amazon Go’ is a new digitally enabled convenience store, which is approximately 1,800 sq ft in size. Amazon claims to have created the world’s most advanced shopping technology within the store, allowing shoppers to have a ‘Just Walk Out’ shopping experience.
27/10/2016
With the discount channel continuing to grow, discover who the leading dollar store operators are in North America and what their strategic priorities are for the future.
26/10/2016
Facebook users can now order food from restaurants directly from their Facebook pages in the US.
11/10/2016
In this report, we provide an overview of the latest developments in cashless retailing and identify a number of key trends and disruptors, to which retailers and brand owners should pay close attention.
04/10/2016
We review how Halloween is brought to life across different operators and channels in the US, the opportunities in grocery categories beyond confectionery and what learnings can be applied to other seasonal events.
27/09/2016
Target is undertaking a major reinvention of its food offer. We recently visited its test stores in Los Angeles to see some of the early changes which are being made and what they mean for your business.