Shopper trends and in-store influencers

Shopper trends Q&A

What influences shoppers to buy products in Aldi or Lidl beyond price? How are the latest shopper trends evolving in the health and beauty category? Vanessa Henry answers a range of topical questions and shares some new insight on influencing the shopper in-store. 

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Enter the IGD awards

Enter IGD AwardsEntering the IGD Awards is free and easy. Any company, of any size, in the food and grocery industry is eligible.

About IGD - a research and training charity

About IGD

IGD helps the food and consumer goods industry deliver the needs of the public. Using our insight and expertise, we ensure the industry and its employees are equipped to secure a sustainable future where everyone has affordable, safe and reliable food and consumer goods. 

Feeding Britain's Future job success

Last year, Marshfield Bakeries took part in Feeding Britain’s Future and helped Jazmine Wilson find a job. Here’s her story.

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Tesco's click, commute, collect

Tesco click and collectTesco has installed a new click & collect location at Arnos Grove tube station in London. We tested the service to see what we thought of this new flexible solution for grocery shopping.

Upcoming events

Every year we have a great line-up of conferences and events covering many areas of consumer goods retailing worldwide. Many events, through our Leading Edge initiative, are free to attend.

For a full list of all our planned events, have a look at our interactive calendar.

Fruit and vegetable portions in composite foods

Calculating and communicating fruit and vegetable portions in composite foods

This updated free guide sets out principles for businesses on how to calculate and communicate portions of fruit and vegetables in composite foods....

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India's evolving grocery market

India’s evolving grocery market: unorganised vs. modern retail

Following a recent trip to a land of ‘unorganised retail’, Laura May looks at how the Indian grocery landscape is evolving as international retail players enter the market.

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The online and multichannel revolution

The online and multichannel revolution

With online grocery shopping growing rapidly and multichannel becoming more mainstream, Lisa Byfield-Green examines what is driving this phenomenal growth. As the online channel continues to evolve, retailers are recognising the need to move faster...

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Technology and sustainability

The evolution of retailers sustainability strategies

Toby Pickard explores how technology and transparency steer the sustainability agenda for many companies in the food and consumer goods industry.

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Improving product availability

At IGD’s first ever product availability forum in March businesses discussed the growing importance of availability to their success and shared the journeys they have been on to improve it. Representatives...

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How to kick-start grocery retail

The biggest grocery retailers are experiencing challenging market conditions. Price competition is fierce, discounters are growing, and the way people shop is changing. Is grocery missing out on economic...

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What next for discount shoppers?

What next for discount shoppers?

What's driving growth for food discounters? Rob Carpenter looks at how shopping habits are changing and what this means for the future of the food and consumer goods industry.

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Careers at IGD

We're looking for people passionate about food and grocery to join our team. Current vacancies include...

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