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Australia outlook 2017
With two of Asia-Pacific's largest retailers battling it out for market leadership, plus the potential market entries of new contenders, 2017 will likely be another exciting year in the evolution of Australian grocery retailing.
UK Christmas trading review 2016 & new year outlook
We review the performance of the UK’s leading grocery retailers, compare their tactics, and identify the successful elements of their trading strategies. We also look at the key issues that will shape trading in the year ahead.
North America outlook 2017
We take a look at who’s winning in the region, and the trends set to shape the sector in the year ahead.
15 store formats you must visit in 2017
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.
UK Christmas forecast and retailer strategies 2016
We assess the prospects for the sector this Christmas and how retailers plan to make the most of the festive opportunity.
Discounter Innovations 2016
In this report, we round up in-store highlights that demonstrate steps forward in innovative thinking from various global players within the discount channel.
Price, Promotions & Loyalty in the UK: Autumn 2016 Update
In our latest round up developments in price and promotions and loyalty, we explore how Halloween and Diwali activity was stepped up, and review the latest price and private label investments
Australia outlook - H2 2016
We round up the latest performance from Australia’s leading grocery retailers, plus review how the five big trends that we identified earlier this year have played out. What is clear is that the dynamics in the Australian market are shifting, but is your business set up to capitalise?
Halloween: how the US activates the season
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.
Europe Outlook 2017
As we look ahead to 2017 and the outlook for Europe’s largest retailers, this presentation provides you with our analysis of who is winning, why and the key developments from the likes of Aldi, Carrefour, Lidl, Metro and Tesco.
The future of retail
Why future scenario planning is vital in today’s market.
Price, promotions & loyalty: UK & Ireland update, Summer 2016
With market growth remaining elusive, we round up of the latest initiatives in price and promotional strategies from across the sector.
UK Online channel outlook: 2016-2021
Understand the future development of the online channel and how to position your business to benefit from it.
UK Channel Opportunities: 2016-2021
Understand and benefit from channel growth opportunities in the UK grocery market with our new five year forecasts
Three key trends in Switzerland
We bring you three key trends from the Swiss retail market.
Australia outlook 2016
Australia’s grocery landscape is set to become more competitive than ever in 2016, so what do we think are the top five trends that will drive growth and how are retailers looking to respond?
UK retailer strategies in price, promotions & loyalty: Q1 2016 update
We explore the latest developments as retailers step up investment in lower prices and work harder to drive footfall.
UK Christmas trading review and outlook for 2016
We take stock of the sector’s performance through the festive season and explore retailers’ priorities for the year ahead.
UK Discount: five opportunities driving growth
We explore five key ways the UK’s discount players are creating opportunities to drive their current success forward in the grocery market.
Christmas 2015: UK festive trading outlook
With signs of improving shopper optimism, we assess the prospects for the food & grocery sector this Christmas and how retailers plan to make the most of opportunities.
Australia in focus
Australian shoppers are becoming increasingly demanding in terms of loyalty and value, we round up the latest retailer performance and what is happening in order to respond to the increasingly changing landscape.
UK retailer strategies in price, promotions & loyalty: Autumn update
We highlight the latest strategic developments being implemented in the key areas of Christmas, targeting time-pressed parents and communicating food strengths and assess how individual retailer strategies are evolving.
Winning with the in-store experience: three US retailers the world can learn from
As supermarket retailers globally place greater emphasis on the in-store experience to drive traffic, we look at the elements which enable three very different US grocery retailers to deliver an outstanding in-store experience.
Aldi: five strategic initiatives
As Aldi shows signs of softening its hard discount focus, we look at growth priorities, the role of brands, private label evolution and format development…
French retail in focus: in-store in Lille
We spent time in Lille to see the French grocery market from a different perspective, one that is less focused on flagship stores and innovation, but more centred on how competitors are facing up against one another on the ground in a more typical French town. Here’s what we found.