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UK variety discount: channel snapshots H2 update
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.
How European discounters are expanding in urban locations
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.
UK food discount: data underpinning growth
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.
A revolutionary manure robot for barn floors
The Lely Discovery 120 Collector is a revolutionary manure robot designed to clean solid barn floors.
Pret's digital trial store
Pret is trialling several new digital innovations in its Houndsditch, London, store. The store in located in a busy office district of the city of London.
Company Shop Group
Company Shop Group is the UK’s leading distributor of surplus food and household items. Read this report to find out more about how Company Shop Group operates and how it is using its redistribution model to make a difference within the industry.
We explore best-in-class Halloween execution from retailers and suppliers from across the globe. See how retailers are creating convincing campaigns, bringing the store to life and executing the key categories this year.
Themes in UK convenience retail 2019: revisited
We revisit the five themes shaping convenience retailing in the UK identified at the start of the year. We feature fresh new examples from retailers including Co-op, Eat 17, Premier, and SPAR, amongst others. See how retailers are responding and the opportunities for suppliers.
UK Retail and Shopper Trends: Q4 2019
Our selection of key insights from across Retail Analysis and ShopperVista from the last three months. This report includes the latest macroeconomic and shopper sentiment data, retailer results and market shares. We also highlight the latest channel and market trends, and new store formats.
Tesco launches plant-based range
Tesco has launched a plant-based range, called Plant Chef. The private label range offers shoppers an alternative to traditional family meals.
UK grocery & foodservice wholesaling 2019: sector performance & statistics
The latest update of IGD’s unique wholesaling sector dataset, evolved specifically to track the key changes occurring in the channel such as the growth of online/electronic ordering and the shift into delivery service.
Store of the Year 2019 Finalists
Our selection of these stores globally show how and where retailers have pushed boundaries to create innovative, original formats. They’ve put shoppers first, using insight and new thinking to develop unique offers.
M&S brings urban farming into stores
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.
Taking produce plastic-free
As plastics reduction becomes a more important focus in fresh produce, we round-up retailers' latest activity and strategies for more sustainable packaging.
How discounters are winning with families: Aldi and Lidl UK
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.
Robots deliver Coca-Cola products at Alton Towers
Coca-Cola European Partners has launched an autonomous delivery trial of its drinks to customers at Alton Towers Resorts.
Themes in UK convenience retail 2019: Targeting shoppers’ health agenda
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.
Summer retail activation 2019
We explore how retailer and brands are capturing shopper spend this summer through price and promotions, making the events more convenient and showcasing ethical standards in health and sustainability.
Restaurant chain hires robotic waitress
A British chain of restaurants and tea rooms based in London claims to be the first in the UK and Europe to introduce a robotic waitress to serve its customers.
Leading European Discounters
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.
Inside Sainsbury’s pop-up no & low alcohol pub
We visited The Clean Vic, the UK’s first no & low alcohol pub, as the retailer appeals to this growing health and lifestyle trend.
No-deal Brexit: possible impacts on UK shoppers
For the first time, the Office for Business Responsibility has considered what impact “no-deal” Brexit might have on the UK economy. This presentation picks out the key points for UK shoppers.
In-home unattended delivery
We present eight case studies from around the world of retailers that are driving forward with unattended in-home delivery, and look at some of the key considerations for this new service.
Amazon Prime Day 2019
We review Amazon Prime Day 2019, how the event has evolved over the years, and the opportunities for manufacturers and retailers. This report covers: • The history of Prime Day • Examples from this year’s event including key categories and how brands are using Prime Day • How competitors are responding • Implications for suppliers and retailers
UK food-to-go market 2019
We assess the state of play in the UK food-to-go market, with current and future market size projections, designed to help you understand the dynamics within each segment to make the most of your food-to-go growth opportunity.