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UK Retail and Shopper Trends: Q1 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.
Waitrose creates virtual shelf for B Corp products
Waitrose has created a virtual shelf on its website signposting a range of goods made by B Corporation certified businesses.
Pub offers beers in exchange for miles run
New Balance has opened its first ever Pub, ‘The Runaway’, where the currency used is miles run and logged on Strava.
Wholesale app free giveaway
As part of celebrations to mark RNF’s 10th anniversary and the launch of its white-label app offering BEAM COMMERCE RNF is giving away four, fully-branded ordering apps for free.
UK Christmas trading review 2018 and new year outlook
We compare the festive strategies and trading performances of the UK’s leading grocers.
Hear Nick presenting the results here.
Self-raising vertical merchandising solution
Vertical Vendors are a merchandising solution for convenience stores, food and grocery outlets and other retail environments.
Waitrose offers freshly-made sushi via rapid delivery
Waitrose & Partners customers are able to have freshly-made sushi delivered to them within two hours.
UK’s first robotic barista
US coffee shop, Roasting Plant Coffee has made its UK debut.
Food to go trends in focus: health and wellness
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.
Valentine’s Day 2019
In this report we explore Valentine's retail execution across different channels and countries, identifying common trends for 2019.
Tesco delivers groceries by robot
Tesco customers in Milton Keynes can now have their groceries delivered by robot.
Exploring the latest store concepts in health & beauty
We showcase in-store health and beauty developments from three leading UK retailers.
Iceland’s reverse vending machines
In May 2018, Iceland claimed to be the first UK supermarket to install a reverse vending machine in its store, in support of the UK Government’s recently announced intention to introduce a Deposit Return Scheme in England.
Ocado creates palm oil-free aisle
Online retailer Ocado has introduced a palm oil-free ‘aisle’ to its website and the Ocado app.
Veganuary UK 2019
We review how retailers and suppliers in the UK are helping shoppers be vegan for January.
Convenience retailing in Jersey
Understand the unique opportunities and challenges of island retail.
Europe grocery retail market sizes 2018 – 2023
Europe is often overlooked and dismissed as a low, slow growth region. However, our in-depth look at key countries, such as Russia, Germany, and the UK, and their expansion opportunities shows how the region is set to enjoy good growth to 2023. For nimble retailers and suppliers Europe should remain a focus for profitable growth.
Food-to-go trends 2019
Get up to speed on what we see as the key influences and trends to watch out for in the year ahead, and see how retailers and food-to-go specialists alike are driving innovation to reach new customers, missions and locations.
Western Europe outlook 2019
We look at the innovations and developments we expect to drive grocery retailing in Western Europe in 2019. Retailers are continuing to invest in foodservice, health, wellness and lifestyle choices. Ecommerce and digital are also being used to reduce friction in the customer journey.
M&S launches interactive sourcing map for fish
Marks & Spencer (M&S) has launched an interactive map that shows customers and stakeholders where every type of fish or seafood it sells is either caught or farmed.
Christmas 2018: innovation wrap-up
We review retailer and supplier Christmas innovations across the globe, and showcase themes shaping the festive season this year.
Christmas 2018: UK market forecast and retail execution
We explore best-in-class retail execution in UK supermarket retailers this year.
UK Christmas 2018 results planner
Our guide to when to expect Christmas trading updates from UK retailers and how IGD will cover them.
Top 16 stores you must visit in 2019
We’ve selected 16 innovative store concepts to visit in 2019 that showcase several of the latest trends shaping format development globally. These include the growing role of technology, underpinning both ecommerce and customer engagement, and the creation of immersive in-store experiences.
UK movers and shakers Q4 2018
We provide an updated overview of the key executive changes amongst UK retailers and suppliers that took place in the final quarter of 2018.