One of the top three convenience retailers in Japan will enter the UK market and become a leading player by 2016. That’s one of 20 opinions expressed by convenience consultants, SRCG, in their new Shape of Convenience 2016 report. The
David Shukri, senior business analyst at the IGD, explored what the future may hold for convenience stores at the IGD Convenience Retailing 2011 event on 11 November 2011. Reporting IGD research, Shukri said the convenience market is forecast to grow
Robert Wiseman Dairies has named Spar Goring and Spar Ponthir as two of its National Champions 2011 for excellent community retailing. The Capper-owned stores beat thousands of stores from across the UK and were nominated by local customers. A total
Adoption of new consumer technologies and the growth of online retailing will create opportunities for retailers and manufacturers but supply chains will be driven by the need for shared information, according to the IGD’s head of supply chain, Tarun Patel.