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

31/05/2019
We assess the development of omnichannel retail in Asia, how the food and consumer goods industry will evolve over the next five years and what businesses need to do to survive.
26/04/2019
In April 2019, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority blocked a proposed merger between the UK’s second and third largest retailers. In this report we look at how Sainsbury’s and Asda intended to combine their businesses and the benefits they envisaged for stakeholders.
10/04/2019
Walmart is partnering with Google to offer voice ordering capabilities for its online grocery shoppers.
18/03/2019
We take an in-depth look at the discount channel in Latin America. We focus on key markets, like Brazil, Colombia and Mexico, and the retailers driving growth in the channel, including ara and Bodega Aurrera. We consider the trends supporting the channel's expansion across the region, including private label growth and the targeting of core shoppers, and the implications of the channel's growth on suppliers.
05/03/2019
FedEx has launched an autonomous delivery service, the FedEx SameDay Bot. FedEx is collaborating with companies such as Lowe’s, Pizza Hut, Target, Walgreens and Walmart to help assess retailers’ autonomous delivery needs.
28/02/2019
We review the size of the online grocery opportunity in China, the leading online retailer strategies and four trends that are driving online growth.
20/02/2019
Walmart’s Store No. 8 incubator has announced the launch of its second portfolio company, Spatial&. It will focus on the opportunities to create virtual reality commerce (V-commerce) experiences.
07/02/2019
We’ve picked five new concept stores that are tech-laden, data-driven, delivery-oriented and ultimately integrating online and offline shopping in China.
24/01/2019
Shenzen is one of the most exciting cities to visit to see the evolution of modern retail in China, we examine what is driving this and why you should consider investing in the Greater Bay Area.
15/01/2019
Walmart is partnering with Udelv to test its autonomous delivery vans in Surprise, Arizona.