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Strategic outlook for Costco
In this report we review Costco's grocery retail outlook and strategic priorities for the next five years, We use this to provide considerations and implications for suppliers.
South Korea Country Presentation
A guide to South Korea’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
Asia retail trends 2023
We highlight five trends that we expect to shape Asia grocery retail market over the next 12 months and beyond.
Unmanned store updates prices hourly using AI
Tech startup Cheeseade launches Price Lab, its first unmanned convenience store with hourly price changes in Seoul, South Korea.
Global channel forecasts 2022 - 2027
Against the backdrop of inflation and rising cost of living, we have reforecast our growth expectations for global, regional and country channels to 2027. This report shares the global view of our channel forecasts to 2027, combining data from 42 major markets across all regions. It provides data on different channels’ performance and highlights which regions and markets lead the way in terms of channel development.
Asia Pacific channel forecasts 2022 – 2027
Against the backdrop of inflation and rising cost of living, we have reforecast our growth expectations for global, regional and country channels to 2027. This report shares the Asia Pacific view of our channel forecasts to 2027, combining data from 14 major markets across the region. It provides data by market on different channels’ performance and summarises the key insights and implications for suppliers.
7-Eleven, GS Retail create metaverse convenience stores
South Korean convenience giants GS Retail and 7-Eleven have created metaverse convenience stores to appeal to Generation Z, their key shopper target group.
How 7-Eleven attracts the breakfast crowd
See how 7-Eleven appeals to hungry shoppers in Seoul’s business district with a wide range of breakfast, food-to-go and wine options.
7-Eleven South Korea launches first NFT membership service
7-Eleven South Korea launched an in-store NFT (non-fungible token) membership service to provide an additional platform for its shoppers to obtain rewards.
Global grocery markets growth 2022 - 2027
Against the backdrop of inflation and rising living costs, we have reforecast our growth expectations for the global market and key countries to 2027. This report highlights how inflation is impacting regions and countries differently.
Gold bar vending at the grocery store
GS Retail has announced the introduction of gold vending machines at five locations, including some of its GS25 convenience stores.
Convenience drone deliveries take flight in South Korea
Leading convenience operators 7-Eleven and CU have both introduced commercial drone delivery services in July.
Learnings from convenience in Asia
Asia has some of the most developed convenience markets in the world. Find out what can be learned.
Baskin Robbins opens unstaffed store
Baskin Robbins has launched an unstaffed store called ‘flow’.
Global convenience trends 2022
Five trends that will shape the convenience channel, with examples from Europe, Asia, North America and Latin America.
Asia retail outlook 2022
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Asia in 2022.
Innovative ideas for the future of grocery shopping
To help businesses better prepared for the future, we showcase innovative ideas from Asia that we believe will shape grocery shopping over the coming years.
Health and beauty retail trends in 2022
In this report, we highlight five key health and beauty trends we expect to see in the new normal and propose five key actions for retailers and suppliers to consider as they plan to win in 2022 and beyond.
Packaging free: the global opportunity
Study why refillable packaging is important for retailers and suppliers and understand who is championing dry food refillable concepts and who is extending into liquid refillable formats.
Asia's online grocery landscape in 2021
We quantify growth opportunities of online grocery in Asia, discuss key retailers and leading markets, as well as identify trends that are set to shape future development.
How you can grow in the convenience channel part three
In the final of a three-part series, we deep-dive on the strategic priorities of Magnit, Carrefour, Tesco, Lotte and Auchan.
Asia grocery market sizes 2020-2022
Our new forecasts show that Asia will account for 58% of additional grocery sales generated between 2020-22. However, the impact of COVID-19 and its legacy will impact markets differently across the region. This report will help you understand Asia's growing importance in the global context and which grocery markets will provide your business with the most exciting growth prospects towards 2022.
Convenience opportunities in South Korea
This report discusses the past, present and future of the convenience channel in South Korea, which has the highest convenience store density in the world with one store per 1,000 people.
How you can grow in the convenience channel part two
In the second of a three-part series, we provide recommendations on how to design for the convenience channel, with case studies on growth categories, strategic partnerships and price differential.
How you can grow in the convenience channel part one
In the first of a three-part series, we explain why convenience retail is increasingly important globally and provide recommendations on how you should respond.