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Today Oracle announced the 2017 findings of global research that audited 15,607 consumers across four key regions: EMEA (France, Germany, Italy, India, Spain, Sweden, UK) NA (Canada, USA), LAD (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico), and JAPAC (Australia, China) on their retail
Just seven per cent of SME decision makers surveyed in the retail sector invest in technology to meet peak periods, like Christmas, which could put themselves at a clear disadvantage against the online and high street giants.
As today’s major retailers
Mindshare UK, part of WPP, today unveils its research report, The Future of Retail CX (Customer Experience). The Mindshare Futures report identifies A key conclusion is that the store offering will become a real point of differentiation from competitors in
Poor payments experience at the checkout is the weak link in connected customers’ omni-channel shopping experiences, causing retailers lost conversions and customer loyalty, a new report from KPS, a transformation agency, reveals.
Supermarket sales have increased by 3.6% compared with the same period last year, according to the latest grocery market share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, for the 12 weeks to 10 September 2017. This is the sixth consecutive month in which
The warm weather at the beginning of the summer helped propel annual cider sales above the £1 billion threshold for the first time since 2014.
Sales of cider rose 5.5% year-on-year to just over £1.0 billion during the 12 months ending
Strategic digital and multichannel consultancy Practicology has published its first report examining ecommerce opportunities for digital brands in China.
The report highlights the continued growth of the Chinese digital economy, and the increasing importance of Chinese consumers to the global ecommerce
A new study by Adobe and Goldsmiths into the changing nature of consumer loyalty has found that half (50%) of British consumers are loyal to brands that tailor experiences to their needs and preferences. Driven by overwhelming choice (46%) and
The amount consumers across Europe spent on everyday items, such as food, drinks and toiletries, rose by 3.7% in the second quarter of 2017 – the highest level for three years.
Nielsen data on grocery retailers across 21 European countries shows
Consumer spending growth softened to 2.9 per cent year-on-year in August – below the 2017 average of 3.8 per cent – as Brits managed ‘the squeeze’ of higher inflation and subdued wage growth by shuffling their purchasing priorities.
August’s figure was
The market for the sale of prestige beauty products in the UK reported an increase of £60 million in the six-month period January 2017 to end of June 2017 according to The NPD Group, a global information company.
The total prestige
Dune London, one of the most influential global players in fashion footwear and accessories, has seen a 64% increase in return on investment per customer after personalising its media to real people. This has also resulted in a 33% increase in
The market for the sale of anti-pollution prestige skincare in the UK reported an increase of 30% in the six-month period January 2017 to end of June 2017 according to The NPD Group, a global information company. An emerging category
Speed and convenience top consumers’ motivations for choosing to shop in-store, directly impacting bricks-and-mortar conversions, a new report from PCMS, a global provider of unified commerce solutions, reveals.
Original research in the ‘In Full Flight Embrace The Pace: Are You Running
Following the end of the August bank holiday weekend, new research released by e-commerce data expert PCA Predict (a GBG company) found that Monday was the most popular shopping day of this past weekend for UK consumers.
The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar Worldpanel in Ireland, published today for the 12 weeks ending 13 August 2017, show that despite strong sales growth of 3.4% by Tesco, SuperValu has retained the position of Ireland’s largest grocery retailer.
The British economy is benefitting from Brits' lack of will power when it comes to piling up their baskets and straying from their shopping list, new research reveals.
From adding to their wardrobe to filling up their fridge, the average person
Supermarkets are lacking imagination when presenting products to customers online, according to new research.
Imaging and workflow specialist SpinMe studied how 20 of the UK's best-selling brands are displayed on the websites of Tesco, Waitrose, Sainsbury’s, Amazon Pantry, Iceland, Morrisons, ASDA and Ocado.
The survey revealed
With UK gin sales having topped £1 billion and the spirit restored as a staple item in the Office of National Statistics’ Consumer Price Inflation Basket of Goods after a 13-year absence confirmed, there are signs that new product development that
The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks ending 13 August 2017, show Lidl has increased its market share to a new record high of 5.2% – up 0.7 percentage points year on
UK online retail sales were up +11% year-on-year (YoY) in July, according to the latest figures from the IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index. This was the lowest July growth rate for the Index in four years (since July 2013), although
The organic market has continued to grow in the first half of 2017, driven significantly by increased consumer interest in nutrition and a desire for traceability in food sourcing. Some of the biggest areas of growth include fruit (+12.6%), tomatoes
While traditionally, France has not been known as a discount market for food and grocery, times are changing and an increased amount of investment into new discount store concepts is rapidly happening across the country.
Here, IGD’s head of discount and
Almost two in every five (39%) consumers prefer targeted marketing that delivers content relevant to their needs, according to the latest research from Sodexo Rewards and Benefits Services. The research also reveals that one in five (21%) also want to
The athleisure trend will reach new heights this year, pushing the UK sports clothing market to £2.5 billion in 2017, up 8% on 2016, according to GlobalData, a recognized leader in providing business information and analytics.
The company’s latest report states