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Inside Iceland’s new Swift convenience format

See how the retailer integrates frozen categories within an effective, broad-based convenience range.

Inside Sainsbury’s new Neighbourhood Hub stores

We explore key elements of Sainsbury's new Neighbourhood Hub format. The new stores are a food-led extension of the retailer's convenience offer and are set up to serve longer missions due to their size and location.

Strategic outlook for Casino France

In this presentation we look in-depth at the retailer’s strategic priorities in the medium term at a global level and how they are being implemented and driving growth to 2022 specifically in France

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Global trends in convenience retail 2021

Five global trends that will shape convenience retailing in 2021 and beyond, with examples from Europe, Asia, North America and Latin America.

The leading convenience markets and retailers in Asia

We identify key convenience trends in Asia, leading markets and largest retailers in the region, and explain what this might mean to you.

UK convenience trends 2021

Five trends that will shape the UK convenience channel in 2021 and beyond. Each trend is brought to life using case studies already in operation, as well as the latest ShopperVista convenience channel insight. 

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This week Co-op announced ambitious plans to sell fully carbon neutral own brand food and drink by 2025 – a world first.  This target is part of a new 10-point climate plan which sets out how the retailer will achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2040 - ten years ahead of the government’s own ambition.

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7-Eleven has opened its eighth Evolution Store in the U.S. This time, the concept features Raise The Roost Chicken And Biscuits and Parlor Pizza foodservice options. First Evolution Store to feature two fast food restaurants Source: 7-Eleven, prnewswire All Evolution Stores include foodservice, but the latest in Manassas, Virginia features two different brands, Raise the Roost Chick...
As Sainsbury’s reveals a strong operating performance in its full year 2020 results, we explore the retailer’s priorities for as it progresses its Food First strategy. Key numbers for 52 weeks to 6 March 2021 Grocery sales +7.8% and total ex fuel retail sales +7.3% Strong Q4 LFL growth of +11.3% Online grocery sales +119.6%, with capacity reaching 850,000 slots per week by year end...
Retailer OXXO, owned by the FEMSA beverage and retail company, is the largest chain of convenience stores in Latin America. It ended 2020 with 19,566 stores, of which 19,295 are in its domestic market Mexico. Government restrictions on mobility throughout the pandemic has led to challenging trading conditions for the businesses, which relies heavily on sales from on-the-move and transient ...

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