As recent events have caused major supply chain disruption with many physical stores abandoned, e-commerce has never been more under the spotlight. The double-digit growth the industry has seen over the last few years looks set to continue, while consumer
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A new white paper from logistics and warehousing specialists, Bis Henderson Consulting, ‘Preparing supply chains for a new retail landscape post Coronavirus (COVID-19)’, argues that many of the changes that we can expect to see in retail were already on
The Report on Jobs, published today by KPMG and the REC, signalled substantial falls in demand for both permanent and short-term retail workers in April.
Consumer appetite for online shopping and convenience will continue to accelerate post-lockdown, new Capgemini report shows
Consumer appetite for online shopping and convenience will continue to accelerate post-lockdown, according to a new report from Capgemini. The study, The consumer and COVID-19: Global consumer sentiment research in the consumer products and retail industry, is based on a
ZEAL Creative, the UK’s most effective brand activation agency, has launched a new strategic white paper exploring how the Coronavirus pandemic has affected UK grocery shoppers.
Supermarkets are in the spotlight as a key crux keeping the country fed and watered as the UK enters its fourth week of lockdown. As such, many supermarkets have announced big recruitment drives, from shop floor workers through to logistics
Today, a new report by Klarna, the leading global payments provider enabling over seven million consumers in the UK to pay later in store and online, analyses the psyche of consumer purchasing habits and what retailers can do to stay
Online shoppers say account opening can make or break their relationship with retailers, new report shows
Only a third (37%) of online shoppers in the UK and U.S. are fully satisfied with their experiences when opening new online accounts with retailers. Trulioo, the leading global identity verification provider, today announced the findings of a survey, released
Poor e-commerce planning and execution will cost direct to consumer brands £304k in 2020, study shows
2020 is set to be a dark year for direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands if they don’t fix their e-commerce planning and execution, according to a new study commissioned by digital commerce experts Greenlight Commerce and BigCommerce, the leading open SaaS e-commerce
Half of employers not geared up for remote ‘smart’ working, amid coronavirus fears, new whitepaper shows
Forty eight per cent of businesses in the UK are not in any way set-up to be able to accommodate workers who may need to self-isolate – should they display any symptoms of a cold or flu.
As the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to impact the global economic landscape, Berkeley Research Group's (BRG) Retail & Consumer practice has released a report that outlines the market forces and contingency planning considerations retailers should undertake to prepare
The UK's JD Sports and discount retailer B&M have been ranked in a league table of the world's 50 fastest growing retailers, compiled for Deloitte's Global Powers of Retailing 2020 report.
Axis Communications, the market leader in network video technology, has published its latest whitepaper, Cyber security: the biggest threat to retail which highlights the increasing threat posed by cyber attacks to today’s retail industry. The paper documents the measures that
New report by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield explores how consumers in UK and Europe will be shopping by 2029
Today, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield unveils its biggest retail trends report to date,‘Westfield How We Shop: The Next Decade’, which predicts 2025 will be the experience tipping point in retail when more than half of retail space in stores will be dedicated
Capgemini report: automation provides competitive edge for retailers to bring customers back in store
As automation technology continues to mature, it is becoming increasingly a point of competitive advantage, with consumers responding positively to the improved convenience that it can deliver. However, in order to capitalise on this trend, retailers will need to prioritise
Consumer behaviours shift to indulgence at home as Nielsen reveals the year’s top fastest growing products
Britain has ramped up its spend on chocolate, crisps, soft drinks and spirits as stay-at-home consumers have turned to indulgent treats, reveals new data from Nielsen for The Grocer’s 2019 Top Products Survey.
Leading garden centre, Hayes Garden World, has released a report exploring consumer buying habits and trends at Christmas time.
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has published a report today showing that Q3 food and drink exports have increased by 8.3% (y-o-y) to £6.2bn, largely driven by export value growth to non-EU countries (+13.1%), which was over twice that
The Food and Drink Federation and Santander have launched a new report highlighting the growth opportunities and challenges for the food and drink sector for 2020.
A new report published today reveals that 75% of UK shoppers want supermarkets to only stock food from sustainable and ethical sources. Adding even more pressure for retailers already on the frontline of heightened consumer demands, 72%of UK shoppers also
Although the vast majority (84%) of companies in the food and grocery industry believe they are performing better today than they were five years ago on diversity and inclusion, fewer than half (45%) of businesses have adopted a co-ordinated strategy
dunnhumby: 85% of grocery retailers lack nous to use insights to monetise data and drive customer experience
dunnhumby today released The Future of Retail Revenues Must Be Data Led, a November 2019 commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting that found 85% of grocery retailers globally lack the capabilities, technology, people and processes to use insights to monetise
With 78% of consumers asking for products to be made healthier without compromising on taste, research and training charity IGD has published a new guide for food businesses to help them review and set portion sizes. The guide identifies opportunities
Click and regret: Brits wasting over half a billion pounds every year online on unwanted goods, Gekko finds
A new report – Click and Regret- from marketing agency Gekko has today revealed the shocking waste now involved with online shopping. According to the survey, £641m is the astonishing figure consumers are wasting online every year buying goods they
Research conducted with over 2,000 consumers by Qudini, a London-based retail software company, reveals that some of the UK's best known High Street brands are considered irrelevant by youth demographics.