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.
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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.
Award-winning digital marketing agency Search Laboratory has launched a new whitepaper detailing how businesses can adapt their online strategy to increase sales.
Food and Drink Federation: continued access to EU preferential trade agreements vital to avoid significant drop in export
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has published a report today showing that food and drink exports have increased by 5.1% to £11.3bn in H1 2019 compared to the same period in 2018. Yet the rate of growth is lower
Over a year on from the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Capgemini Research Institute has found that companies vastly overestimated their readiness for the new regulation with just 28% having successfully achieved compliance; this is
EcoAct, the international climate and sustainability consultancy, has today published its climate change business leaderboard for the UK, ranking FTSE 100 companies on climate related sustainability reporting and announcing the top 20 for outstanding efforts.
Zynstra, the leading provider of purpose-built software powering the retail edge, today released more findings from its C-Store Technology Insight Report, which identifies the key priorities and obstacles c-store retailers face as they look to deliver better customer experiences and
In an age of artificial intelligence and automation, new research finds that the ability of workers to improvise and innovate is already underused.
Retailers must begin to develop personalisation strategies if they want to enhance the shopping experience for customer’s, says Cohaesus, a strategic digital consultancy and developer based in central London.
Cumbrian-based garden centre Hayes Garden World has released a shocking report as part of their campaign to promote meat-free BBQing to its customers this ahead of the bank holiday weekend.
A new report, Health on the Shelf published today (26 July 2019) by the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) and Slimming World, exposes the marketing tactics used to drive sales of unhealthy products and reveals that supermarket layout, pricing
Irish food and drink producers’ preparedness for Brexit spikes, as the levels of stockholding doubles
As the Brexit deadline approaches once more, the Bord Bia Brexit Barometer 2019: Results & Actions, published today, reveals that Irish food and drink firms’ preparedness for Brexit has jumped to 93%.
Shrinkage is costing UK retailers almost £11bn annually – the highest of any country in Europe, a new report has discovered. Following feedback from retailers in 11 countries, the report also reveals the most stolen items and tactics used by dishonest shoppers.