Shoprite store visits

Our store visit reports feature floor plans, store photos and full commentary written by our team of international retail experts. Dozens of reports are made every year of stores that feature new concepts in food and grocery retail.

Presentations

In this report we highlight four global sustainability trends we expect retailers to implement as part of sustainability strategies during 2021, and beyond.
Exploring how retailers and manufacturers globally are continuing to commit to and invest in sustainability initiatives. Furthermore, we investigate whether there has been an acceleration or pulled back from their sustainability initiatives during and as a result of the pandemic.
This guide to South Africa explores the key trends in grocery retail, the outlook for the market over the five year forecast period and the growth strategies of country’s leading retailers.
Understand the trends we expect to see in Africa, from retailers putting a stronger focus on ROI, to providing value and digitising operations, amongst others, that will shape grocery retailing in 2020.
Understand the trends we expect to see in Africa that will shape grocery retailing in 2018.
Understand how the top 5 retailers in Africa are performing. Take a look at their strategic priorities for the future and the types of shoppers they are targeting. Get our insight on what we believe suppliers can learn from this.
Understand the economic backdrop for retailers operating in Africa. Take a look at the challenges they are facing, how they are dealing with them, and the five main trends we are seeing across the region.
With grocery retailing in sub-Saharan Africa at different stages of development and evolution, understanding the differences and how to prepare for change will be key. In this report, we look at five considerations for companies planning for the region's future growth, while also reflecting on the starting point in 2016.
As 2015 progresses and with economic growth varying by country, we consider the trends and developments that have driven retailing growth across Africa since the beginning of the year.
As 2015 begins with the region’s economic growth less secure than in recent years, we look at how expansion is set to continue, with new competitors entering specific markets and the wider region, as well as the evolution of private label and online strategies.