The latest figures from Kantar reveal that take-home grocery sales in Ireland increased by 23.2% during the 12 weeks to 12 July 2020. Three months of increased spending meant an additional €577.7 million passed through tills while the nation continued
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As we face the greatest economic crisis of our lifetime, for the 5th year running the ‘Women Count 2020’ has today revealed that gender diversity at the top levels of British business needs urgent attention, with data proving that companies
Latest data from retail experts Springboard reveals that footfall across all UK retail destinations rose over the week by +4.4%, a similar rise to the week before when footfall rose by +4.5%. In England footfall rose by +4% versus +6.4%
Our weekly shop may never be the same according to brand new research which shows lockdown may well have permanently changed Brits’ buying habits.
Although nail bars, beauty and tanning salons have opened their doors, new research has revealed that Brits are set to save nearly £1,500 by continuing to do their beauty and grooming at home.
Motorway service station visits leapfrog pre lockdown figures as restrictions ease, new figures reveal
Leading management and technology specialist for parking and visitor insight, GroupNexus, has identified that during the first week in July, motorway service station visits have now surpassed pre lockdown figures from the same period four months ago, showing an increase
Digital technologies are increasingly exerting pressure on incumbents across industries to fundamentally reconsider their business models while giving rise to smaller, agile players that are enabling innovation and disruption in many aspects of the business, says GlobalData, a leading data
Companies less committed to customer service, despite customer expectations being higher than ever, HubSpot reports
HubSpot, a leading growth platform, today revealed that 31% of customer service professionals believe that their organisations view customer service as an expense rather than an opportunity for growth, up from 23% last year. With 86% of customers experience experts
Retail health at an all-time low but pent up demand may offer a lifeline for retailers, KPMG/Ipsos Retail Think Tank shows
Following its latest health assessment, the KPMG/Ipsos Retail Think Tank (RTT) has determined that retail health worsened severely in the second quarter of 2020. The RTT’s Retail Health Index (RHI) – a quantitative and qualitative assessment of demand, margin and
Adaptive pricing is needed to ensure grid stability as demand for Electric Vehicles increases, according to research by the University of Cologne.
UK business leaders scale back plans to invest in digital transformation, new Cheil UK survey reveals
More than half (56%) of UK business leaders have said they’re not planning to invest more in digital transformation - with 39% saying their plans have remained the same and 17% have even rolled back their plans - despite COVID-19
Global information company The NPD Group says there is clear evidence of a slow but encouraging recovery in the British out-of-home (OOH) foodservice market. Weekly spend to the end of week 28 (Sunday 12 July) recovered to 50% of the
Online share of sales accounted for 14% of all grocery spend in the UK in the last four weeks ending 11th July 2020. This is up from the 13% share recorded in the previous four weeks, and 10% share from
Conscious consumers emerge from lockdown demanding brands to be more environmentally friendly, study shows
A new ‘conscious consumer’, more aware of the environmental impact of their purchases, has emerged from the coronavirus lockdown, a new research report by PFS and LiveArea, has found.
More young Brits are choosing to take post-lockdown camping breaks this summer so they can experience the “unbeatable feeling” of the great outdoors.
One in seven of the UK adults (14%) now working from home admit that they have bought items specifically to look good in the background of their video calls with colleagues and clients, according to new research.
Two-thirds (66%) of shoppers say the safety measures a retailer has put in place to protect them from Covid-19 will determine where they spend their money, a poll has revealed.The survey conducted by Vitreous World for Cennox, the global retail
Latest data from retail experts Springboard reveals that footfall across the UK's retail destinations rose by +4.5% last week from the week before, less than half the rise of +10.6% that occurred during what was the first week following the
FMCG businesses are transforming the way they hire in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic, a new report reveals.
The average number of on-site searches soared, up 82%, during lockdown according to the latest data from Findologic, the leading search and navigation platform, which analysed 10million search queries across 1,000 UK and European ecommerce sites.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) has gone mainstream when it comes to customer interactions, according to a new report from the Capgemini Research Institute. More than half of customers (54%) have daily AI-enabled interactions with organizations – a significant increase from the
A study released today reveals the scale of the UK’s reliance on online services during the Covid-19 pandemic, with consumers predicting their dependency on digital services will surge by 27% upon exiting lockdown measures.
Rotageek, a London-based leader in workforce management solutions, has announced the results of its retail survey, highlighting that there is a real concern among primary grocery shoppers as well as retail employees around contracting Covid-19 in stores. The Ipsos-run survey
With homes across the country full of the aroma of banana breads, a new survey commissioned by nabim (The National Association of British and Irish Millers), undertaken by YouGov, has revealed just how much Britain turned to baking throughout the
Shoppers want more voice-activated demos, augmented reality try-ons and mobile-activated self-checkout options in post-pandemic retail environments as they move to a safety-first consumer mindset, according to new research.