We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the North American food retail market in 2020 and beyond.

Albertsons Companies presentations


We bring you global inspiration from the best counters we have seen in stores around the world.
With 2015 now well underway, we examine how trends we identified at the start of the year are developing across Latin America, identify retailers expanding and consolidating, and look at format developments taking place in both large and small stores.
While retailers and manufacturers continue to compete on price, there are companies who are looking to deliver added value for shoppers without cutting prices. We consider five of the levers that are being used to offer added value, which we expect to see more of in 2015 and beyond.
As Safeway and Albertsons complete their merger, we take a look at the shape of the new organisation, and its reach across the US as the second largest operator of supermarkets.
Against a backdrop of varying economic performance by country, retailers in Latin America continue to invest and expand. We explore the most recent strategic developments and results from the region, look at who’s innovating in small store formats and put the spotlight on Walmex.
We explore the implications of this important deal and assess the impact of the new business on the US market.

Innovation of the week. Take a look at how Albertsons tapped into the Superbowl opportunity with its ‘game on!’ promotion.