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Going Premium

5 Dec 2016

By: Ray Gaul

Retailers and brands need to find new ways to go premium. This means reorganizing stores, training staff, and introducing new brands and services.

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November's Insights - My Perspective

1 Dec 2016

By: Bryan Gildenberg

Welcome to a summary of what was obviously an eventful month in both the macro and retail landscapes! Events are this month’s themes, and no summary of November 2016 would be complete without a point of view on the event of the US Presidential election.

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France Grocery Retail Market Profile: Innovation and Sustainability Report

30 Nov 2016

By: Ray Gaul, Tudor Popa

This report discusses the French grocery retail market and how sustainability topics are evolving within the context of retail competition in the French market.

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Biedronka: The Five Slides You Need

30 Nov 2016

By: Karolina Fiedler

Get an overview of Biedronka's position with this deck that includes a SWOT analysis, sales forecast, and an analysis of major strategic initiatives.

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Tesco eCommerce and Digital: The Five Slides You Need

Get an overview of Tesco's eCommerce and digital capabilities, highlighting major strategic plans, key initiatives, eCommerce sales forecast and SWOT analysis.

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Lidl: The Five Slides You Need

29 Nov 2016

By: Simon Johnstone

Get an overview of Lidl's position with this deck that includes a SWOT analysis, sales forecast, and an analysis of major strategic initiatives.

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Lidl Executive Summary

29 Nov 2016

By: Simon Johnstone

Our Kantar Retail experts’ Executive Summary of Lidl includes a look at the retailer's strategic positioning and an overview of its merchandising, marketing, and operations.

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The Importance of a Good Forecast

28 Nov 2016

By: Ray Gaul

Two Questions: “How will we use the forecast?” "What is our biggest fear if the forecast is wrong?”

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Store of the Week: Auchan Hypermarket - Bucharest, Romania

25 Nov 2016

By: Tudor Popa

The store we visited is the first Auchan opened in Romania (2006), now one of the 8 it operates in Bucharest, also the store where Auchan Romania’s General Manager (GM) Ionut Ardeleanu started his career.

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Who Drives the Black Friday Excitement in Poland?

25 Nov 2016

By: Karolina Fiedler

Social media, eCommerce lobbyists and price comparison platforms have been working hard to promote Black Friday in Poland and convince shoppers to take part. Kantar Retail looks at 2016 execution and the event’s future.