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EU Horizon2020 SecondHands consortium develops a cobot
The EU Horizon2020 SecondHands consortium has announced the completion of its revolutionary robotic platform, ARMAR-6.
Re-starting a foodservice supply chain during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
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.
Interim grocery channels forecasts: US, China, UK 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.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): how Costa Coffee is reopening for drive thru
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.
Five ways retailers are developing private label globally in 2020 - exclusive brands: private label 2.0
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.
Post-coronavirus (COVID-19): how the pandemic will change grocery retail - preparing for more frequent business disruption
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.
Global store highlights: Q1 2020
In this round-up we share our key store highlights for Q1. Be inspired by our pick of stores and retail execution from retailers in a number of markets including Amazon, Leclerc, Take&Go, and CS Fresh, amongst others.
Post-coronavirus (COVID-19): strategic challenges in the UK
Coronavirus brought a surge in demand for Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) in March 2020. Senior leaders now have to think further ahead. This presentation outlines six strategic considerations for CPG businesses.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): four business phases during the pandemic
To help retailers and manufacturers understand the phases businesses have or will go through during the pandemic we have created a model looking at four phases of development and how it might impact on operations.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): stores at the heart of the community
As Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to have a serious impact around the world, we examine how retailers are helping communities cope during the pandemic.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Diageo forms new partnerships to create sanitiser
Diageo, maker of Johnnie Walker and Smirnoff, has pledged to help create over 8m bottles of hand sanitiser.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): how retailers are using websites to help online shoppers
We share how retailers, from across the globe, are communicating to online shoppers in the evolving Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): UK online retailers response
We share how UK online retailers are using online content, operations and supply chain to help colleagues and shoppers.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): BrewDog makes sanitiser
BrewDog has started making hand sanitiser at its distillery in Aberdeen in response to the UK shortage
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Contactless payment limit increases
Contactless payment limits will rise from £30 (US$53) to £45 (US$79) from April 1 in the UK.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): UK retailer responses
As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic affects more parts of the country, we summarise the latest responses from food retailers in the UK to ensure stores function as efficiently as possible and food and groceries remain accessible to all.
Europe’s top 10 grocery retailers in 2024
We provide our strategic outlook on the development of Europe's grocery retail market, with insight on the strategy of leading players. We illustrate key themes across the region and see how its leading retailers are driving these changes and being affected by them.
A closer look at Tesco’s Aldi Price Match
We review Tesco's new price matching intiative to show the structure of the range included and how it is being implemented in-store and online.
Private label: activating along the path to purchase
We look at the path to purchase and how retailers can promote their private label ranges and products at different stages.
Six ways UK food discounters are enhancing their appeal
As Aldi and Lidl both continue to expand their store estates, the discounters come into easier reach of shoppers and often closer proximity to their competitors and each other. We visited newly opened Aldi and Lidl stores within a few meters of each other in Watford, and in this presentation highlight the different features we saw that ease the shopping trip and appeal to shoppers.
Trends in UK convenience retail 2020
From the emergence of new categories to meeting distinct missions, we examine five trends shaping UK convenience retailing in 2020 and beyond.
Five ways retailers are developing private label globally in 2020
We look at the five ways retailers are developing private label globally in 2020 and the impact this has on manufacturers and suppliers. Throughout the year, we will look in more depth at key areas, including sustainability, purchasing groups and the role of exclusive brands.
In this report we present an overview of sustainable development and identify how the three sustainability pillars (environment, social and economic) relate to the food and grocery industry. Furthermore, we highlight examples of how technological advancements enable retailers to develop sustainability initiatives.
UK Christmas trading review 2019 & new year outlook
We compare the festive strategies and trading performances of the UK’s leading grocers and look ahead to factors influencing trading in 2020. For each major retailer that has reported (Aldi, Lidl, Morrisons, M&S, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Waitrose & Partners) we provide details of festive performance and analyse the factors that shaped their results. Trading data and results analysis from other retailers is also included.
Valentine’s Day 2020
In this report we explore best-in-class Valentine's Day retail execution in the UK, identifying common trends for 2020.