Health, wellbeing and ethics presentations

Presentations

09/10/2019
7-Eleven in Japan has outlined plans to wrap the nearly 2.3bn rice balls it sells a year in packaging partially composed of plant-based plastics.
01/10/2019
Finland's K Group will introduce a tool that will show its K-Plussa customers the carbon footprint of their food purchases from K Group’s grocery stores.
01/10/2019
The Forks is an ethical and supportive online store that operates on a membership model, allowing it to offer prices up to 50% lower than traditional organic stores.
24/09/2019
Kaufland has launched a new logo, which it will add to private label products to highlight those that use eco-friendly packaging.
18/09/2019
M&S is partnering with infarm – an urban farming platform - to deliver a range of fresh produce grown and harvested in a selection of M&S London stores.
18/09/2019
Edeka has introduced a new label it will add to its private label cosmetics products to highlight they are microplastics-free.
17/09/2019
As plastics reduction becomes a more important focus in fresh produce, we round-up retailers' latest activity and strategies for more sustainable packaging.
13/09/2019
As industries and consumers become more engaged with the organic sector, we look at how specialists continue to lead the market. The presentation provides a source of inspiration for how retailers could evolve their organic offering. For manufacturers, organic specialists provide a view on how the market could develop and how they may need to prepare in the future.
29/08/2019
We explore the ways in which convenience retailers in the UK are enhancing their focus on health to engage shoppers. Illustrated with examples from Co-op, Eat17, Tesco and SPAR, amongst others.
28/08/2019
Albert Heijn has launched an online map showing a production line of its private label products around the world.
28/08/2019
Rewe Group's discount chain Penny is adding QR codes to some of its products in order to provide shoppers with additional supply chain information.
13/08/2019
Shoppers can now scan Asda milk bottles to find out how to correctly recycle them. With reducing plastic waste high on shoppers' agendas, Asda has joined forces with dairy company Arla to launch a new augmented-reality app to help customers recycle more.
13/08/2019
On July 1 2019, Shanghai put into effect a mandatory sorting scheme, requiring residents to separate rubbish into four categories: recyclable, hazardous, wet (perishable) and dry (other) waste. Putting something in the wrong bin can mean fines up to RMB 200 ($29) for individuals, while violating companies and organisations risk penalties of up to RMB 50,000 ($7,262).
07/08/2019
A.S. Watson Group announced that it has entered into an exclusive partnership agreement with Prenetics, a leading genetics and digital health company in Asia and Europe.
07/08/2019
Alibaba has partnered with one of China’s leading drug companies, Sinopharm, to dispense over-the-counter (OTC) medicines.
30/07/2019
We visited The Clean Vic, the UK’s first no & low alcohol pub, as the retailer appeals to this growing health and lifestyle trend.
17/07/2019
Our team of experts have pulled together a selection of the best fresh categories that we have seen across Asia over the past 12 months.
10/07/2019
Health and freshness at the heart is one of the key trends shaping the landscape of grocery retailing in Asia. We provide four ways that retailers are driving this trend.
03/07/2019
In Germany, around 45 million male chicks from laying hen breeds are culled every year. In order to stop the chick culling, the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) has funded the development of a viable solution for gender identification in hatching eggs.
01/07/2019
This report covers six examples of Brazil-based retailers celebrating their fresh ranges. This covers a mix of store formats located in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo.
13/05/2019
Vending solutions are one way that retailers and brands can ensure shoppers can get their products 24 hours / 7 days a week. Within this report we showcase 23 interesting vending solutions we have seen from around the world, from health related vending solutions through to vending on the go, reverse vending and the future of vending. We present case studies from PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, 7-Eleven, Walmart, Alibaba and many more retailers and brands.
25/04/2019

Be inspired by the latest store concepts from Colruyt, Ahold Delhaize, Carrefour, Casino, SPAR Belgium,  Lidl and Aldi.

This report covers:

  • Stores to visit by channel - convenience, supermarkets, hypermarkets and discount
  • Trends in action -  Differentiation through design, Health wellbeing, lifestyle and premium, Food-to-go, Local sourcing, Private label, Digital and technology
16/04/2019
In the second part of this report, we explore how retailers and manufacturers are offering greater choice, support and convenience to shoppers to encourage healthily lifestyles.
This includes:
  • Reformulation and new product developments from brands and private labels
  • Information and education on pack, at shelf edge, and across the shopper journey
  • Tailored technology solutions to offer personalised support
  • Meals made easy including meal kits and on demand delivery
12/03/2019
‘Help me be healthy’ is one of the five trends we expect to shape and influence the global retail market in 2019 and beyond. In this report we explore the ways in which retailers and brands around the globe are inspiring shoppers to lead healthier lives.
12/02/2019
We look in detail at health & wellness trend to identify the key strategies being adopted right now, look at the focus on plant-based menus, nutritional signposting, freshness and superfoods.