Featured insights and store visits from Latin America

Convenience channel inspiration from Latin America

The effects of the pandemic and the changes to consumer behaviour forced retailers in the region to re-evaluate their store proposition and evolve it better me the needs of customers. 

Quick commerce: learnings from one of the world's most advanced regions

In this report we explore how quick commerce has evolved in LATAM over the past 18 months and how we expect this to evolve in the future. 

Inside Grupo Éxito’s first carbon neutral supermarket

We look at Grupo Exito's first carbon neutral store under its innovative Carulla FreshMaket banner.

Mexico Country Presentation

A guide to Mexico’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.

Brazil Country Presentation

A guide to Brazil’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.

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In January 2021, Cencosud announced significant new investment plans, with a projected spend of US$1.8 bn between 2021–2023. The bulk of this was to be invested in refreshing its existing estate and expanding its store network.

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Despite a solid sales performance in the first quarter, against tough comparables, Walmart saw a sharp hit on profitability due to higher costs. We look at the impact on its performance and its updated outlook for the year. Walmart's Q1 key numbers Walmart's total revenue in Q1 increased by 2.4% to $141.6bn, representing an additional $3.3bn Sales in its US stores increased by 4.0%, w...
Since the start of the pandemic, many Mexicans have transitioned their grocery shop to smaller formats, in stores closer to their homes. Initially, this change of habit was to reduce contact and mitigate the threat of the COVID-19 virus, but they have since become accustomed to the time and cost-saving benefits of shopping locally. Mexico has a huge informal economy, meaning large sections of ...
According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, Couche-Tard and EG Group could potentially merge, with the latter valued at around US$16bn. Where do the two businesses overlap? The convenience market in the U.S is highly fragmented, with approx. 150,000 stores trading. Couche-Tard is the second largest operator with about 7,150 sites, while EG has approx. 1,700 stores. The merger could he...

Major markets we cover in Latin America

Presentations

20/05/2022
A global overview of the impact of rising costs on grocery retailers and their suppliers in major markets. How shopping habits and channel dynamics are evolving. How retailers are reacting and adapting to try to continue to deliver value to their shoppers.
19/04/2022
A guide to the retailer and its operations today. Updated twice yearly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel and must see stores.
04/04/2022
Despite financial challenges at a Group level, Casino is an inspirational retailer due to its approach to innovation and its forward-thinking and continually evolving strategy in France, Brazil, and Colombia.
23/02/2022
A guide to Brazil’s grocery market and how we expect the country, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.

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Latin America retail outlook 2022

We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Latin America in 2022.

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