United Kingdom presentations

Presentations

28/05/2015

Deflation continues to impact the performance of suppliers and retailers in the UK – but could this phase be coming to an end? Chief Economist James Walton investigates.

26/05/2015
Keep your finger on the pulse of the latest innovative developments in the industry as we share our top picks on topics including Apple watch apps and super-convenient products and services
20/05/2015
Innovation of the week: Tesco Chester introduces dementia friendly features in-store, in line with the retailer’s commitment to customer service and the local community.
19/05/2015
Get better results in the channel, with highlights from our first ever capability survey dedicated to convenience...
14/05/2015
Innovation of the week: Nestlé has partnered with Google to launch a new campaign called ‘YouTube my breaks’, allowing fans to search for the latest trending YouTube videos.
07/05/2015
Innovation of the week: DropIt is a locker service which provides storage for heavy shopping bags, as well as offering same day delivery to customer’s address.
05/05/2015
While price remains at the heart of discussions between retailers and manufacturers, price alone doesn’t deliver value for shoppers. We consider six of the levers that are used to demonstrate value, which we expect to see more of in 2015 and beyond…
24/04/2015
Alongside driving price leadership, Walmart’s focus this year will be on assortment and the in-store experience as it aims to build a more relevant offer...
23/04/2015
Following the release of Tesco’s full year 2014/15 results, we analyse performance and explore how Tesco is reshaping its business to invest in its customer offer
16/04/2015
As grocery retailers are delving further into digital territory, we've tried out some of London’s latest concepts and services to evaluate how they are enriching the shopping experience, and the opportunities that could be unlocked by the grocery industry…  
16/04/2015
Molson Coors’ beer brand Carling has partnered with travel company Expedia, in a promotional competition ‘Brighton or Barbados’, offering the chance to win a May Day bank holiday getaway.
16/04/2015
Innovation of the Week: Argos has launched an online Birthday Club, offering parents inspiration, tips and discount on supplies and gifts. 
14/04/2015
As we launch our new food-to-go hub page, we explore some of the main developments and routes to growth in a channel that is attracting growing interest...
27/03/2015
As mobile grows in influence and social media becomes more sophisticated, personalisation is becoming a key theme. We look at 5 innovations to watch in this space.
24/03/2015
While retailers and manufacturers continue to compete on price, there are companies who are looking to deliver added value for shoppers without cutting prices. We consider five of the levers that are being used to offer added value, which we expect to see more of in 2015 and beyond.
24/03/2015
We explore the latest strategic developments by the key players to sharpen their position on value and what they mean for suppliers.
19/03/2015
In March 2015, we visited the Retail Business Technology Expo in London. Here are our selected highlights of what impressed us most
19/03/2015
The UK chancellor has now issued the last budget before the 2015 election. This presentation investigates key forecasts and policy measures.
18/03/2015

As David Potts starts work at Morrisons, we look at the likely areas of focus for the incoming chief executive of the UK’s fourth biggest grocer.

13/03/2015
In its third year of partnering with Comic Relief for Red Nose Day, we consider how Maltesers is looking to raise £1m for the charity.
05/03/2015
Innovation of the week: Skipchen café allows customers to "pay as you feel" for surplus food from supermarkets and restaurants.
04/03/2015
As Walmart responds to the rapidly evolving landscape, we review its priorities for 2015 which include improving core operations, future proofing its store estate through digital integration, and investing in online fulfilment, capability and assortment.
25/02/2015
We look at the trends that have contributed to the success of the channel and what to expect from UK discounters this year
11/02/2015
In increasingly competitive environments, retailers and manufacturers are looking to offer innovative promotions in order to stand out from the crowd. In this insight presentation we highlight five of our favourites from 2014, lessons from which we believe will be emulated in 2015.
10/02/2015
Amazon’s full-year revenue grew by 20% in 2014 to reach US$88.99bn. IGD’s Retail Analysis and Supply Chain teams look at the leading drivers of growth and innovation in its major markets.