Trends

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Looking for insights on a specific topic? Take a look at our latest research on the key themes and trends in grocery retail globally. From the evolving models of retailing to the cutting-edge innovations and technology powering them, we examine these developments in-depth, on an on-going basis.

Get the latest insights on Coronavirus (COVID-19) to help your business understand what the food and grocery industry is doing around the world to address the evolving pandemic.

We are spotting thousands of innovations from the food and CPG industry each year from around the world. To help businesses stay up-to-date we present the ones to watch. See all our innovation case studies in our innovation tracker.  

Future-focused insights on the global and regional trends we expect to affect food and consumer goods retailing in the year ahead.

Retailers’ business models are having to change in the face of new competitive pressures. We track how this is impacting food and consumer goods retailing globally.

Technology is enhancing and changing the global food and consumer goods industry. Identify opportunities for your business by staying up to date with cutting-edge developments.

Discover the themes and initiatives at the heart of commercial relationships between product suppliers and their retail customers.

Find inspiration for seasonal events and innovative promotions using our examples of in-store and online execution.

We consider how retailers’ private label strategies are changing and how brands are responding to these challenges.

We explore how retailers and suppliers are responding to rising interest in hot topics including healthier lifestyles, special diets and sustainability.

Explore our series of webcasts keeping you up to date with insights across retail , shopper and supply chain.

To survive and indeed thrive, businesses need to know and understand these four forces and assess the potential impacts and opportunities for their business, and then apply this thinking to their future plans and strategies.

Stay ahead with our round-up and expert analysis of the latest global FMCG news.

Access our COVID-adjusted forecasts on over 400 retailers and grocery market sizes in over 180 countries

Our new research examines how data and technology are transforming retail business models.

IGD forecasts the digital future for the food and grocery industry.