Featured insights and store visits from North America

The Americas grocery market sizes 2020-2022

This report will help you understand the importance of key markets in North America and Latin America, including the USA, Canada, Brazil, Mexico and Colombia, and their prospects through to the end of 2022.

North America retail outlook 2022

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

Strategic outlook for Walmart

We look at Walmart's strategic priorities as it aims to become the world's leading omnichannel retailer and build out an ecosystem that is broader than its physical and digital stores.

USA Country Presentation

This guide to USA explores the key trends in grocery retail, the outlook for the country’s differing channels over the five year forecast period and the growth strategies of its leading retailers.

Amazon Fresh, Los Angeles, USA

Amazon has recently launched an innovative physical food retail concept. We look at some of the unique elements of this format including the Amazon Dash Cart and the integration of Alexa, its voice-based assistant.

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We highlight five trends that will shape the convenience channel this year and beyond.

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Loblaw’s drugstore business, Shoppers Drug Mart, is testing vending machines in the Ontario market. Essential items Shoppers Drug Mart is partnering with transit company Metrolinx to test smart vending units at selected GO stations, including Union Station Bus Terminal in Toronto, Burlington GO Station and at Oshawa GO Station . Customers can purchase a wide range of essential items includi...
The Kroger Co. and Nuro have announced an expanded collaboration to ramp up the use of third-generation autonomous vehicles for grocery deliveries. A partnership that dates back to 2018 Back in 2018,  Kroger and Nuro have launched their first delivery pilot  using all-electric, autonomous vehicles. According to Nuro, its third-generation model has double the cargo volume of its secon...
As the leading on-demand delivery service, or quick commerce provider, in North America develops a new ready meals hub, we look at why Instacart is aiming to tap into different delivery segments. Changing competitive landscape Instacart is the most established on-demand delivery service in the US, with over 700 retail partners, including most of the leading grocers. It initially established i...

Major markets we cover in North America


Five trends that will shape the discount channel globally this year including some considerations and implications for suppliers and retailers.
The GIANT Company has opened its fourth store under the GIANT Heirloom Market banner.
Five trends that will shape the convenience channel, with examples from Europe, Asia, North America and Latin America.
The five trends shaping food-to-go around the world this year with examples of the operators and retailers already leading the way.
Our new study ‘Top stores to visit in 2022’ showcases 60 global stores that are pushing the boundaries and driving our industry forward. Stores have been selected that align with the five themes of our Store of the Future 2030 model.

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