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In the 12-weeks prior to 14th June take home grocery sales grew 13.7% year-on-year, according to the latest figures from Kantar. This is a slight slow down from the previous 12-week period where sales growth was 14.3%. We explore the growth in more detail and look at key retailers' performance.

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Iceland's founder and executive chairman, Sir Malcolm Walker and chief executive officer Tarsem Dhaliwal have taken full ownership of Iceland after buying out its remaining external investor Brait. The next step in Iceland's future Iceland has been owned by various parties throughout its history, with Brait undertaking a management buyout in 2012. The South African investment company had a ...
The 12-week period to 17th May saw grocery sales rise 14.3%, the fastest rate since comparable records began in 1994, according to the latest figures from Kantar. We look at the results in more detail and performance from key retailers. Shoppers conducted fewer, larger shops The 12 weeks to 17th May included the pre-lockdown rush to the shops in March and eight weeks of stay-at-home advice....
Iceland has released its first public Food Waste Report, announcing a 23% reduction in food waste and a new nationwide food redistribution initiative. Zero food waste sent to landfill Source: Iceland Food Waste Report Iceland has reduced its food waste by 2,500 tonnes over the last two years. The retailer has done this using the 'target, measure, act...

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01/07/2020
An essential summary of trading priorities, latest developments, and other key commercial insights for Iceland.
23/06/2020
Kantar market shares are generated using Kantar Worldpanel's till-roll scanning methodology and extrapolated using a sample of 30,000 households. Figures are calculated over a rolling 12 week period and include VAT.
19/05/2020
This report maps out the momentous changes to the grocery sector resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic over the last three months. It explores how shopper behaviour has changed, the impact of the virus on retailers, how the pandemic might change retail in future and what this means for suppliers.
16/04/2020
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