United Kingdom presentations

Presentations

07/07/2020
Keep track of senior appointments in UK grocery retail as we pass the mid-point of the year. This edition features Amazon, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Waitrose & Partners.
06/07/2020
Frugalpac has developed a paper wine and spirits bottle.
02/07/2020
We look at how the UK convenience channel could change in a post Coronavirus (COVID-19) world.
01/07/2020
We continue the private label series, looking at the five ways retailers are developing private label globally in 2020 and the impact this has on manufacturers and suppliers. This presentation looks in more depth at rapid response to consumer needs and how this has been accelerated by COVID-19.
26/06/2020
Retailers' strategies and business models are evolving. They are increasingly building alliances with each other, IT and tech companies and others to enable them to build skill and scale quickly. These collaborations are also helping them deal with challenges that require greater global cooperation or are too big to be dealt with as individual companies.
26/06/2020
In these unprecedented circumstances, a sustainable food system is increasingly important to consumers. To help your business plan for the pandemic and beyond, IGD has developed hypotheses of how the UK sustainability agenda will evolve in the short and longer term.
22/06/2020
We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the Western European food retail market in 2020 and beyond.
16/06/2020
Global health and beauty case studies bring to life the different ways retailers and brands are connecting with shoppers and consumers during COVID-19. From viral Tiktok campaigns to amuse and educate, to virtual reality product try-on, we consider how accelerations in social media and technology might shape the post-COVID landscape.
11/06/2020
How retailers can maximise the sales opportunity as consumers switch from eating-out to dining-in during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The report includes examples of new innovation from retailers such as Sainsbury's, Musgrave, S-Group, FamilyMart, Ahold Delhaize and Loblaw.
08/06/2020
Starbucks had begun boosting digital capabilities and transforming stores to serve “third place” needs (a place outside work and home) before lockdown but announced it will accelerate these plans to drive sales in a post-COVID world.
02/06/2020
Co-op is scaling up autonomous deliveries across Milton Keynes and surrounding towns and villages in response to increased demand during COVID-19 restrictions. The service is now available in eight Co-op stores, with six new stores added since March. 
28/05/2020
Aldi is implementing an automated traffic light system at the entrances to its stores, to control the flow of customers.
22/05/2020
In this report we have identified six hypotheses focused on how health and wellness trends could evolve both for individuals and households and wider societal trends.
21/05/2020
After the UK’s coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown forced French bistro chain Côte to close its 96 UK restaurants, in just two weeks it launched a new direct-to-customer (D2C) home delivery service of restaurant-quality ready-to-cook meals and drinks.
21/05/2020
Asda is trialling a “virtual queuing” system that means shoppers do not have to queue up outside its store due to social distancing measures during the coronavirus pandemic.
19/05/2020
Avery Berkel’s Temperature Controlled Grocery Lockers offer retailers an effective unmanned Click & Collection (C&C) solution.
19/05/2020
This report maps out the momentous changes to the grocery sector resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic over the last three months. It explores how shopper behaviour has changed, the impact of the virus on retailers, how the pandemic might change retail in future and what this means for suppliers.
19/05/2020
With the UK once again on the brink of recession, we examine key differences from an economic, retail and shopper perspective.
15/05/2020
We look at the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on our five global convenience trends we identified for 2020, with convenience channel forecasts and case studies from North America, Europe and Asia for inspiration.
12/05/2020
The EU Horizon2020 SecondHands consortium has announced the completion of its revolutionary robotic platform, ARMAR-6.
06/05/2020
This report looks into what is required to re-start foodservice supply chains post-coronavirus (COVID-19), looking at considerations from the points of view of foodservice outlets (such as food-to-go operators, restaurants, pubs, leisure and non-commercial sectors) , wholesalers, distributors, suppliers and manufacturers.
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.
04/05/2020
After closing all stores in reponse to the coronavirus lockdown, Costa Coffee is starting to gradually reopen . We visited a drive thru to see how it had adapted to new safety measures.
01/05/2020
We continue the private label series, looking at the five ways retailers are developing private label globally in 2020 and the impact this has on manufacturers and suppliers. This presentation looks in more depth at the role of exclusive brands.
29/04/2020
This is part of a series of reports that highlight how the world could change after the COVID-19 pandemic. This report looks at how "more frequent business disruption" could affect the industry in the future and explores ways businesses can prepare to mitigate against it.