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European retail trends 2023

We highlight five trends that we expect to shape the European grocery retail market over the next 12 months and beyond.

Europe’s channel forecasts
2022 - 2027

This report shares the European view of our channel forecasts to 2027, combining data from 21 major markets across the region.

Discount by numbers - Europe outlook to 2026

This report will give you key data and insight to help you better understand why this is a channel of growth for the future and identify where the opportunities for growth are. 

Top stores to visit in 2023

We showcase 30 inspirational stores across the globe which align with the key themes of our Store of the Future 2030 model.

The war in Ukraine: its impact on grocery retailing globally

In this presentation we look at the short-term impacts and implications that the conflict could have on grocery retailing globally.

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Auchan has announced it will be opening two Auchan Discount stores in Romania, the French retailers first attempt to enter the discount channel in any of its markets.

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German hypermarket retailer Kaufland will add Decathlon sports stores next to five more locations in 2023. Enhancing the shopper experience Following the success of their first partnership in Karlsruhe, Kaufland and Decathlon will be teaming up in five more locations in 2023. The agreement sees Decathlon open stores on Kaufland rental space. Other sites will involve old Real stores, that...
CK Hutchison reported its retail revenue (A.S. Watsons) fell by 2.0% to HKD169.6 bn (US$21.9 bn), and its earnings (EBITDA) decreased by 11% to HKD14.3 bn (US$1.8 bn) in its full year 2022 results. In local currencies, its total revenue increased by 6%, while EBITDA declined by 2%. Performance of A.S. Watsons across different markets and businesses • Healthy and Beauty China sales decreased...
Circle K’s parent company, Couche-Tard, has entered into a firm offer to acquire assets from TotalEnergies in Germany and the Netherlands, and a 60% controlling interest in its Belgium and Luxembourg entities. The €3.1 bn deal is subject to regulatory approvals and will be submitted to relevant employee representative bodies. Adding over 2,000 sites This deal covers operations across 2,193 ...


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5-year forecasts to 2027

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