Metro Group presentations

Presentations

11/03/2020
As competition and low levels of volume and value growth continue to affect markets in Europe, buying groups like AgeCore, AMS, Coopernic and EMD are becoming increasingly strategic for retailers looking to drive efficiencies throughout their businesses. In this insight presentation we provide an overview of the key groups, their members and their size.
20/12/2019
This guide to Germany explores the key trends in grocery retail, the outlook for the country’s differing channels over the five year forecast period and the growth strategies of its leading retailers.
10/10/2017
Food-to-go is becoming an increasingly key element of the global food retail growth story. Here we share some of the best examples of how retailers are successfully targeting the fast expanding food-to-go opportunity.
09/08/2017
The best stores we've visited over the last year.
22/06/2017
We look at the opportunities by channel for the German grocery market over the next five years.
13/03/2017
We identify how Metro Group plans to win over the next five years and the supplier opportunities as it pursues international expansion, develops its online business and splits the non-food and food operations.
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.
12/09/2016
Asia is becoming increasingly important for future growth. However, the development of modern trade varies considerably across the region. We predict how the landscape will transform as we move towards 2021 and the collaboration opportunities that exist.
07/09/2016
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.
31/08/2016
Started off as a messaging service, WeChat has undoubtedly become the number one social media platform in China, with over 700 million active monthly users. As it continues to reinvent itself, it has also fundamentally changed how people communicate, shop, and interact with brands.
09/06/2016
Innovation of the week: Metro Group is to trial the use of Starship robots in-store in Dusseldorf, Germany.
02/03/2016
In Berlin, Metro Cash & Carry has launched Europe’s first in-store vertical farm in collaboration with food start-up INFARM.
29/02/2016
Check out our hot five trends to watch in Asia in 2016, plus understand the outlook for the regions economy, its retailers and what we think is important for your business to consider…
04/08/2015
We are witnessing how mobile payment is changing the retail world in China. Will it happen in the rest of the world?
27/07/2015
As Central & Eastern Europe faces mixed economic fortunes in 2015, we reflect on what this means for retailers and suppliers. We also explore how retailers are reaffirming their commitments to Russia, as well as reviewing the latest developments at Metro Cash & Carry, Carrefour & Agrokor.
07/07/2015
As the key themes of this year’s Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit, we look at how trust and innovation can help to unlock growth.
02/06/2015
As Western Europe’s macroeconomic position appears to be improving in 2015, we reflect on where and how this is feeing through into retailers’ results.
We also look at how retailers and manufacturers are developing health and wellness strategies to meet shoppers’ desire for better-for-me ranges.

25/03/2015

Metro Inc in Canada has launched a number of personalisation tools as continued development of its digital ecosystem, including a personalised flyer.

05/03/2015
Following important recent developments from the likes of Lidl, REWE and Metro, is the German market on the cusp of major change?
03/02/2015
Despite the diverse development in Central and Eastern Europe, the key challenge in 2015 will be to sustain growth and margins. New price strategies, store innovation and grocery e-commerce could help it.
05/11/2014
As Central Europe faces deflation and Eastern Europe faces inflation, we round up the latest headline news, review retailer performance and strategy, investigate who’s winning and explore how Russia is driving format innovation.
27/10/2014

As Metro celebrates its 50 years anniversary, we examine how it is innovating and developing in China to better serve and engage local business and shoppers.

14/07/2014
Who will capture share in the convenience channel? What implications could the developments in the Czech market have on the other markets in Central and Eastern Europe? Find out in our recent market visit.
01/11/2013
We look at how the German hypermarket chain Real is creating more value for shoppers through its new discount range.
01/10/2013
Alongside the latest trends and news from the region, we examine the outlook for channel growth in Western Europe to 2016 and look in-depth at the Netherlands where changing shopper patterns and poor consumer confidence are leading to changes in the market and what you can learn from market’s developments.