Germany presentations


We look at the innovations and developments we expect to drive grocery retailing in Western Europe in 2019. Retailers are continuing to invest in foodservice, health, wellness and lifestyle choices. Ecommerce and digital are also being used to reduce friction in the customer journey.
In February 2018, Zalando invested in the German startup, Magazino, which specialises in developing robots for intralogistics, the art of optimising, integrating, automating, and managing the logistical flow of information and material goods within the walls of a distribution centre.
We share our forecasts for online, in some of the world's leading markets.
In April, cosmetics retailer Douglas partnered with German rail company Deutsche Bahn to offer free treatments on the trainline between Hamburg to Berlin.
IGD’s Chief Economist looks at some of the forces shaping food and drink retail in the EU.
Bringmeister, the online supermarket of Edeka, and Cary Services are offering unattended home groceries deliveries straight to customers' fridges in Berlin.
We take a look at the trends set to shape retailing in Western Europe in the year ahead.
IGD's store visit programme has seen our experts continue to visit innovative stores across Europe. In this insight presentation we highlight our selection of standout stores from across the region.
We provide our strategic outlook on the development in the European grocery retail market in both Western as well Central and Eastern Europe, with insight to the strategy of the leading players like Lidl, Carrefour, and Tesco. The report will illustrate key themes across the European grocery retail market and see how the region’s top retailers are driving and being driven by these changes. A channel-by-channel analysis and insight will highlight trading priorities and strategy of the region’s largest retailers.
The best stores we've visited over the last year.