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We look at how private label in Europe is developing in line with shopper trends. Focusing on Greece, Sweden and Turkey which has gained volume and value share accounted for by private label. Meanwhile, France, Portugal and Switzerland has fallen in share.
Our latest half yearly update on UK variety discounters B&M, Home Bargains, Poundland, Poundstretcher and Wilko. This includes their trading priorities, performance and key developments.
Several major European discounters are accelerating their expansion plans in city centres. They have had to adapt their stores’ format and flex their range to be able to fit in this new environment. With their high population density, European cities are also an opportunity to test ecommerce and new payment solutions and learn from such initiatives.
Aldi and Lidl continue to disrupt grocery retailing in the UK, growing well ahead of the market. Growth is mainly being driven by the retailers’ rapid store expansion. However, both retailers are making continuous inroads in other areas, with the aim of driving organic growth. In this presentation we use data to explore these new initiatives and investments further.
In this report we look at how discounters in the UK are winning with families. We consider not only their strong value offering, but also the other tactics they employ to engage with the family shopper.
“Variety discount” is an umbrella term for a broad array of global retailers delivering value through efficient operating models. It is often used interchangeably with high street discounters, dollar stores, and other terms. In this report we explore the roles of value, variety and experience in the variety discount channel.
A deep-dive in the discount channel in Europe, the largest contributor to grocery market growth in the next five years. A closer look at the top 10 discounters, where they operate, their priorities and latest developments. Understand the strategies and trends influencing this channel.
On 7 June, Aldi opened its first two stores in Shanghai, China, marking the discounter’s first bricks-and-mortar presence in Asia. We assess the retailer's journey in China so far, how it is flexing its model and what we think about the move…
As the UK prepares to leave the European Union, we update our five year forecasts for the grocery market, quantifying the opportunities available in each retail channel. Drawing on a combination of economic base data from official sources and retailer specific forecasts, we set out our growth expectations.
We give a half yearly update on UK variety discounters B&M, Home Bargains, Poundland, Wilko and Poundstretcher. This includes their trading priorities, performance and key news from the half year.