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Waitrose: strategic priorities in 2017
Exploring Waitrose’s recently released 2016/17 full year results, with a focus on the retailer’s trading priorities for the year ahead.
Private label in Western Europe
We explore six trends shaping private development in Western Europe. Focus areas include creating ranges that echo changing shopper trends, driving new sales opportunities and using products to hero key categories.
Mother’s Day overview, UK
Showcasing best-in-class execution for Mother’s Day 2017
Morrisons uses AI to improve availability in store
Morrisons is using artificial intelligence (AI) to improve stock availability in-store, along with helping it improve efficiencies and customer service.
Morrisons: strategic priorities in 2017
As Morrisons releases its 2016/17 full year results we explore the opportunities for suppliers as it delivers against its ‘Fix, Rebuild and Grow’ strategy.
UK Retail and Shopper Trends: Q1 2017
Stay up to date with the latest economic data, shopper trends and channel forecasts, and see examples of the great initiatives in retail from across the globe.
Hello Fresh opens first UK pop-up
Hello Fresh, the meal delivery company, has opened its first retail space in Old Street station during March.
UK Spring Budget, 2017
The Chancellor has announced his new Budget, intended to continue fiscal consolidation in preparation for Brexit. IGD summarises the forecasts and policy measures most relevant to grocery businesses.
UK Grocery & Foodservice Wholesaling 2017
The latest update of IGD’s unique wholesaling sector dataset, providing performance statistics by route to market, customer channel and broad product category and also including top line forecasts out to 2021.
Food-to-go in retail: six retailers in Europe to learn from
We look at six retailers who are driving the agenda in food-to-go.
Habitat: Sainsbury’s hidden gem
We take a look at Sainsbury’s newly acquired Habitat business and the opportunities it creates.
Valentine’s Day overview, UK
Showcasing best-in-class execution for Valentine’s Day 2017
Robotic fruit and vegetable picker
Ocado is testing a robot hand that can pick and pack fruit and vegetables.
Variety discount growth drivers to 2021
Read this report to understand the key opportunities to unlock growth with the UK’s biggest variety discount players.
Click and collect
We take a look at how click and collect is developing in the UK, France, and the US. If executed well, click and collect can positively impact the reach of the online channel so it is important to understand its potential.
Trading with Starbucks
We take a closer look at how Starbucks plans to grow, and where it sees the opportunity for growth.
Western Europe outlook 2017
We take a look at who’s winning in the region, and the trends set to shape the sector in the year ahead.
UK Christmas trading review 2016 & new year outlook
We review the performance of the UK’s leading grocery retailers, compare their tactics, and identify the successful elements of their trading strategies. We also look at the key issues that will shape trading in the year ahead.
Trading with Pret a Manger
We explore what makes Pret special, outline its trading priorities and explore how it plans to continue its impressive recent growth.
Diageo and Deliveroo put ‘spirit’ into the holiday season
It has been reported that Diageo has launched ‘thebar.com’, a new alcohol home delivery service across the UK, with Deliveroo.
UK Grocery Market Outlook, 2017 and Beyond
With business planners now turning their thoughts to 2017 and the years beyond, IGD Chief Economist James Walton considers the current state of the market and what might happen next.
Global Market sizes 2016–2021
The global grocery retail landscape is changing fast, with significant growth opportunities for your business. Better understand the largest markets and how we see them growing and evolving towards 2021 and beyond.
Global excellence in food-to-go: 7 ways to win
What are the key factors that define success in the food-to-go arena and who can you learn from?
UK market forecast 2016-2021: an update following the vote to leave the European Union
Following the release of new official forecasts, we update our UK grocery market projections to reflect possible impacts of the UK leaving the European Union.
15 store formats you must visit in 2017
We’ve selected the top 15 stores to see in 2017 that bring to life how grocery store formats are evolving globally against a backdrop of key industry trends.