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Veganuary 2023

In this report, we explore the growing trend of veganism and highlight key themes this year. 

How are UK variety discounters activating Christmas?

Find out how variety discounters in the UK are activating Christmas 2022. 

Christmas during a cost-of-living crisis

This report explore five key themes spotted this Christmas including, celebrating on a budget, opportunities to indulge and giving back initiatives.  

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Ocado has enjoyed a record Christmas period. The retailer saw sales growth of 15% and orders up by 13% over the five days to Christmas. Ocado has retained its guidance for its 2022 financial year performance, after posting retail revenues of £549.4m, up 0.3% for the 13-week period to 27 November 2022. This was below its initial prediction of mid-single-digit sales growth.

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We round up Iceland’s recent promotional offers as it looks to win shopper spend in the countdown to Christmas amid the cost-of-living crisis. Switch retailers to save Iceland is running a ‘switch & save’ promotion, highlighting its low prices versus other retailers. Our shopper research indicates that shoppers are actively looking around for good deals and don’t mind doing their shopp...
Our analysts are sharing our favourite ads from around the world this season. We hope you enjoy them. Wishing you a great holiday from all of us. 1. Walmart, USA 2. Kroger, US 3. Coles, Australia 4. ALDI, Australia 5. Eden, The Philippines 6. REWE, Germany 7. El Corte Ingles, Spain 8. Boots, UK 9. Albert Heijn, Netherlands
Shoppers are very much in the swing of preparing for Christmas. Over the past couple of years, shoppers have longed for a ‘normal’ Christmas. Unfortunately, 2022 again brings new challenges and this will create unique shopping behaviours. Once again, we have been out asking UK shoppers what their plans are for this Christmas. Where will they shop? How will they shop? What will they eat? These ...
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