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Kantar’s top 50 US and global retailers of 2019

17 May 2019

By: Kantar Research Team

Who’s rising, falling, or holding steady in the world of retail? Find out in our latest rankings of the top 50 U.S. and global retailers.

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Pyaterochka’s new consumer value proposition

17 May 2019

By: Vadim Khetsuriani

Pyaterochka, the Russian proximity channel leader, is testing several in-store innovations to enhance the shopping experience and optimise store performance. We visited the new concepts to examine these enhancements and changes, which reflect bigger shifts in strategic priorities for the group.

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Carrefour Majid Al Futtaim (MAF): The five slides you need

16 May 2019

By: Himanshu Pal

Learn about the latest strategies and developments at Carrefour Majid Al Futtaim with a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, key initiatives, growth forecasts, and supplier implications.

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Alibaba ready for global lift-off…but are suppliers prepared?

15 May 2019

By: Howard Lake

With another impressive year behind it, China’s online leader is focused on growth at home and overseas, but where will this rapid ride take it next, and how can brands and suppliers jump on board for maximum advantage?

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Amazon International: Q1 2019 Results and Analysis

13 May 2019

By: Harriet Leach

In addition to detailing Amazon’s latest financial results, this slide summary report highlights key International initiatives in Q1 and the overarching strategic focus areas moving forward in 2019.

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Premiumization in the Czech Republic: Taking advantage of rising consumer wealth

10 May 2019

By: Vadim Khetsuriani

The Czech economy is forecast for healthy growth, meaning premium products are increasingly in favour with shoppers. But how can suppliers exploit this opportunity, and which retailers are making the most meaningful connections with Czech shoppers?

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European value retail becomes a channel in its own right

9 May 2019

By: Kantar Research Team

Europe’s value retail sector is growing, driven by price-conscious consumers and increased recognition from big brand suppliers about the benefits of working with these retailers. Here, we examine the explosive growth of this space and its impact for FMCG and other suppliers.

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‘Wellthy’ consumers drive growth for ‘Hybrid Pharmacy Models’

8 May 2019

By: Hanna Ryngmark

Ahead of Kantar's Pharmacy, Health and Wellness event in London this June, we examine how a mix of operational complexities and shifting shopper needs is driving change across the European Drug & Pharmacy sector.

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Followers: 433

Small Stores and Wide Assortments

7 May 2019

By: Ray Gaul

Changing formats and increased channel blurring means more complexities and problems for suppliers as retailers pursue innovation around small-store formats. As tech advances intensify this change, we consider the potential impact on key accounts going forward.

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Macroeconomic Data Revisions

7 May 2019

By: Karolina Fiedler

With economic conditions in a constant state of flux, understanding how macroeconomic data behaves is crucial for accurate planning. Here, we explain why KRIQ's data is changing and what it means for you.

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New Tools for Success: Leveraging Tech To Navigate Disruption

7 May 2019

By: Derya Guvenc

As retailers worldwide fixate on growth, global players are looking to tech solutions for effective operation as channels become increasingly irrelevant. Brands and suppliers must, therefore, be aware of the emerging trends reshaping retail basics and changing how they do business with key accounts.