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Presentations

19/05/2020
With the UK once again on the brink of recession, we examine key differences from an economic, retail and shopper perspective.
12/05/2020
Lidl Ireland has launched a WhatsApp chatbot to help people identify the quietest times to shop.
05/05/2020
This presentation builds on IGD’s pre-COVID market and channel estimates and provides a point-in-time view on the potential shifts in context of three scenarios for the US, China and the UK. These shifts are indicative of what may lie ahead. A detailed breakdown of channel shares is provided for the totality of 2020 with a reference to 2021.
28/04/2020
We look at how the discount channel could change in a post Coronavirus (COVID-19) world through 10 hypotheses and what it could mean for suppliers.
28/04/2020
We look at the impact of the pandemic on our five discount trends, shaping the discount channel, we identified for 2020. We also explore various areas to watch across Europe, North America and Latin America where the channel is expected to succeed.
20/04/2020
In this report we look at the strategies of the leading operators and how value, variety and excitement could enable strong growth in a post-Covid19 environment.
06/04/2020
Aldi Suisse has added electronic crowd monitoring systems at 110 of its busiest stores.
27/03/2020
To face any potential staff shortage and to help meet the high demand during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, Lidl is planning to hire more than 1,000 temporary employees.
11/03/2020
In this month’s snapshot: Lidl’s loyalty app looks set to become borderless, a closer look at sustainability and US and Canada dollar store openings.
10/03/2020
As Aldi and Lidl both continue to expand their store estates, the discounters come into easier reach of shoppers and often closer proximity to their competitors and each other. We visited newly opened Aldi and Lidl stores within a few meters of each other in Watford, and in this presentation highlight the different features we saw that ease the shopping trip and appeal to shoppers.