Videos

06/08/2020
We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the North American food retail market in 2020 and beyond.

Walmart presentations

Presentations

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.
21/09/2016
Innovation of the week: the next phase in autonomous vehicles could be the driverless trolley that guides customers around stores.
19/09/2016
We look at the latest trends from megacities across Latin America to identify where future growth opportunities lie.
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.
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.
30/08/2016
The second in our series of insight presentations looking at retailers’ hypermarkets and supermarkets looks in-depth at 10 key centre store categories, providing global inspiration for how companies are looking to evolve these areas.
01/08/2016
We identify the leading tactics from North America’s leading value formats and channels, they key retailers to watch, and the opportunities for suppliers as this segment grows in focus and importance.
26/07/2016
What makes these operators stand out, how are they looking to grow and what can you learn from them?
30/06/2016
Challenging economic conditions in many markets have led shoppers’ focus on value in many Latin American markets to grow. This has been demonstrated in several different ways, but a key trend in many markets has been the growth in cash and carry purchasing by consumers. Here we look at how the format is evolving across key markets.
15/06/2016
Innovation of the week: Walmart has opened a new hybrid Seiyu store in Tokyo, Japan. It is designed to address the demands of omnichannel shopping. This is Walmart’s first-ever hybrid Seiyu store. The format was specifically designed to satisfy the digital and physical shopping needs of Japanese customers.