United Kingdom presentations

Presentations

07/10/2020
We visit Loughborough to trial Aldi’s new click and collect grocery service, and consider what might come next for the discounter as it develops its ecommerce offer.
06/10/2020
We explore the implications for Asda and its suppliers of its expected acquisition by the owners of EG Group and TDR Capital.
01/10/2020
Major foodservice operators are starting to roll-out new store concepts, developed for the post-pandemic era. We look at five formats and the four key themes linking them together.
30/09/2020
Understand current and planned stockpiling, overall and at a category level, of food and groceries as a result of Coronavirus. Categories include Tins and packaged foods, Toilet paper, cereals, medicines, Frozen food, Dairy, Petfood, Household products, Hot drinks, fresh meat and fish, alcohol, hand sanitiser and hand gels, sweet and savoury snacks, soft drinks, fresh produce, bakery, table sauces and cooking sauces, chilled products, jams and spreads, health and beauty products, baby products.
29/09/2020
Tesco is launching a nationwide innovative scheme to stop food from going to waste.
29/09/2020
Morrisons has expanded its food box delivery service with its new ‘Serve Our Students’ initiative, aimed at helping self-isolating university students.
25/09/2020
This report covers the UK quick service restaurant (QSR) market, its challenges and opportunities, and the latest trends. It includes profiles of the key players - McDonald's, KFC and Burger King - as well as innovative smaller operators, such as Five Guys, Neat Burger and Jollibee. We look further afield for inspiration from creator, Habit Burger Grill and Sonic, and identify the implications and opportunities for suppliers.
25/09/2020
Drawing on the IGD Convenience Retailing Survey 2020 (supplemented with data from the Retail Data Partnership) we put the numbers on sector performance in the first half of the year and share our projections for the full-year out-turn plus the outlook to 2022.
22/09/2020
Our food-to-go predictions for 2020 and beyond. This year our report considers four possible scenarios for the future of food-to-go from 2020-2022. Focussing on the most likely scenario, we examine the short and longer term impacts on each sub-sector (coffee specialists, food-to-go specialists, QSR, convenience/forecourts and supermarkets/hypermarkets) and highlight implications for operators, retailers and suppliers.
22/09/2020
As part of its 50th birthday celebrations, frozen food specialist Iceland has brought back products from the past. It has also introduced brands and its private label products in their traditional packaging too.
15/09/2020
The latest UK grocery retail appointments
14/09/2020
Tesco has launched ‘Tesco Red Door’, a crowd sourced approach to disruptive innovation.
04/09/2020
Independent craft brewer BrewDog has said it has become the world’s first carbon negative international beer business.
03/09/2020
Lidl’s loyalty programme Lidl Plus is being rolled out across Europe. It is 100% digital and available in 12 European countries via a bespoke app. This report gives an overview of the app and its different features.
02/09/2020
Six Waitrose supermarkets and three John Lewis stores will trial a virtual queuing system to help with social distancing during COVID-19.
26/08/2020
This report gives an overview of retailer and shopper responses to the pandemic over the last quarter, including the latest like-for-like sales and shopper confidence index. We also take a detailed look at how shoppers are increasingly seeking value, and the changing eating in and dining out landscape.
24/08/2020
Weezy is an online supermarket platform designed for rapid on-demand grocery shopping.
19/08/2020
As the UK emerges from the COVID-19 lockdown, these new forecasts map out how we expect the pandemic to shape the future of the grocery market and retail channels. Drawing on a combination of official data and expert insights we present four scenarios for market growth and detailed channel narratives.
19/08/2020
UK-based grooming brand King of Shaves has transformed two of its top products to use environmentally friendly packaging.
18/08/2020
Based on the latest trading updates, we look at what the changing priorities for suppliers and where the focus is shifting to as they plan to trade the second half of the year.
18/08/2020
COVID-19 is forcing retailers to rethink the function and features of their physical stores, providing new impetus for innovation. Find inspiration from global operators in our Q2 highlights.
17/08/2020
Asda has launched a new fleet of carbon fiber delivery vans, as it aims to reduce carbon emissions and reduce the number of miles driven each day.
17/08/2020
Sainsbury’s is using CCTV and artificial intelligence to catch shoplifters in stores.
13/08/2020
Sainsbury’s is trialling a virtual queuing system to test whether the technology will help customers stay safe, save time and shop conveniently in stores.
13/08/2020
Ahead of the switchover, we review progress made by Ocado, M&S and Waitrose since the new joint venture was announced