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The 1.7 Billion Consumer Opportunity: Who Stood Out in Retail this Ramadan and Eid?

26 Jul 2016

By: Sara Al-Tukhaim

While Ramadan is associated with a month-long period of fasting from sunrise to sunset, the season and its accompanying holiday represent much more than an occasion to fast.

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The Importance of H1 2016 Results

25 Jul 2016

By: Ray Gaul

This year, planning for H2 effectively across Europe will be more important than ever.

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Can The Pokemon Go Hype Truly Impact Retail?

25 Jul 2016

By: Alvaro Morilla Villanueva

Since Pokemon Go went live, it has become a cultural phenomenon, but, can this phenomenon create some implications for retail? What can retailers and brand learn from this hype?

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Morrisons - The Five Slides You Need

21 Jul 2016

By: Himanshu Pal

Morrisons is the fourth biggest grocer in the UK, and is currently amidst a three-phased (Fix, Rebuild, and Grow) turnaround strategy led by CEO David Potts

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An Introduction to Food Retail in South Africa 2016

21 Jul 2016

By: Kantar Retail Research Team

This white paper discusses how South Africa's route-to-market structure evolved post-apartheid and details the dynamics of the South African consumer goods and food retail markets today.

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Surprise, Surprise!

18 Jul 2016

By: Ray Gaul

Many of you will be looking ahead to the holidays this week. That’s great and well earned. Before you go on holiday make sure your teams can deal with the big challenges in the week ahead. The list is getting big:

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Amazon Prime Day and Mid-July Savings Events

This visual summary examines the key themes and presentation during Amazon’s 2016 Prime Day, as well as competitors’ promotional responses to this rising online shopping event.

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Three Key Themes From Prime Day 2016

Amazon hosted its second annual Prime Day yesterday, a global shopping event offering more than 100,000 exclusive deals for Prime members in the U.S., U.K., Spain, Japan, Italy, Germany, France, Canada, Belgium, and Austria.

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Walmart Global: Q1 2016 Results and Review of Ancillary Services

11 Jul 2016

By: Kantar Retail Research Team

Walmart’s revenue increased 0.9% during the first quarter, even as profitability declined from U.S. wage increases. Kantar Retail reviews the retailer’s results and details how it uses ancillary services to drive traffic, increase baskets, and build loyalty.

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Amazon Prime’s Global Promotion – 12th July 2016

11 Jul 2016

By: Ray Gaul

This week Amazon is running their biggest global promotion for the second year on-the-trot. J.P. Morgan estimated that last year’s Prime Day unlocked an extra USD$400 million in revenue. So is this year’s Prime Day, which begins at midnight on 12.July.2016 something of a big gamble?