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Alibaba Group Executive Summary

Kantar Retail’s executive summary of the Alibaba Group: key strategies, growth forecasts, merchandising approach, and markets of operation.

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Alibaba Group: The Five Slides You Need

Our Kantar Retail experts’ Point of View on Alibaba Group, Key Initiatives, Key Financials, Growth Forecasts, and Supplier Implications.

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Lunar New Year 2017: Year of the Rooster Retail Highlights

The Year of the Rooster had a strong showing across retailers in China, while elsewhere around the world the retail focus on Lunar New Year continued to grow.

Blog Post
Followers: 158

What to Expect Following the Change of Zabka Polska Owner

23 Feb 2017

By: Karolina Fiedler

After endless speculations, Zabka Polska will soon change hands. The current owner, a private equity fund Mid Europa Partners signed a deal with CVC Capital Partners, ending its five year investment into the network.

Article

Amazon’s Four Stages of Development: A Practical Guide for Suppliers’ Selling Strategies

22 Feb 2017

By: Robin Sherk

Amazon operates as a platform, with four formulaic stages of development as it expands in a market. This article details these development stages and discusses the key planning considerations for suppliers at each stage.

Article

Alibaba and the Opportunities for Brands

22 Feb 2017

By: Malcolm Pinkerton

China’s Alibaba is building an ecosystem to dwarf that of Amazon, with ambitious plans to dominate not just eCommerce, but commerce. This retail behemoth needs to be part of your strategic plans.

Blog Post
Followers: 291

Looking Backward to Look Forward – Reachable & Relevant Shoppers

20 Feb 2017

By: Ray Gaul

When attempting to answer what is the future of shopping? We believe that it helps to look backward to see forward.

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The Science Behind Lidl’s Store of the Future

17 Feb 2017

By: Simon Johnstone

In basic terms, science is the study of biology, chemistry, and physics. These studies, specifically biology and chemistry, can be applied to help suppliers understand Lidl’s Store of the Future.

Article

Auchan Chairman Steps Down as Retailer Sets Sights On 2025

14 Feb 2017

By: Tudor Popa

As Auchan Holding's Chairman of the Supervisory Board steps down, we look to answer several of the questions that arise as the organization heads towards an increasingly uncertain future.

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Aldi Executive Summary

14 Feb 2017

By: Simon Johnstone

Kantar Retail’s executive summary of Aldi in Europe: key strategies, growth forecasts, merchandising approach, and markets of operation.