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17 October 2012
The online food and grocery market is set to be worth £11.1bn by 2017, almost double its current value of £5.6bn, according to the latest research published today (Wednesday) by IGD at its Trading in a digital world conference. This represents a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.6% between 2012 and 2017. UK online grocery retail market Source: IGD Research. All market da...
12 October 2012
This article looks at the online and digital advances the company has already made and what this could mean for suppliers of this and other retailers. Walmart is the world’s largest retailer, a position it developed by adopting a multi-format strategy which stretches to over 10,000 outlets. Despite its size and bricks and mortar origins, it is now also considered a pi...
10 October 2012
About this case study: To help food businesses to understand some of the technologies which could impact food, we are building a series of case studies. These examples are at varying stages of development and their inclusion as case studies is not intended as an indication of the likelihood of their introduction to market. They serve simply to illustrate how technologies might be applied to f...
09 October 2012
Since the recession began, the food and grocery industry has increased the number of promotions This has delivered good value but 44% of shoppers find it difficult to compare prices as a result Although promotions will always be important, there needs to be a balance If the number of food and grocery promotions continues to rise, shoppers will be increasingly confused, accordin...
05 October 2012
A free report telling the story of Feeding Britain’s Future – Skills for Work Week 2012 Includes: Feedback and results of the project The Youth Voice Forum where we got the views of young people Food industry comes to Downing Street to meet the Prime Minister   Employing 3.6 million people across the total supply chain, Britain’s food and consumer goods industry feels...
26 September 2012
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25 September 2012
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24 September 2012
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29 August 2012
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29 August 2012
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