COVID-19 reports

Access our in-depth Coronavirus (COVID-19) insight reports. The insights in this section cover the whole food and grocery supply chain from manufacturing and logistics to retailing and the shopper perspective.

Reports

Presentations

31/03/2020
South Africa-based Pick n Pay helped to lift the spirits of over 65s during its elderly hour. The retailer provided each shopper with a free bouquet of flowers.
26/03/2020
In high-demand categories, including paper products, cleaning supplies, pharmacy and canned goods, demand out-stripped supply. With several factors underpinning an elevated level of demand for the next two to three months, retailers are adapting their commercial trading strategies. In this presentation we identify some of the actions retailers are taking and the implications for suppliers.
26/03/2020
This report looks at specific examples of how Asia’s advanced ecommerce environment and the use of emerging delivery technologies assisted supply chains during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
26/03/2020
A weekly update highlighting five of the recent changes in shopper behaviour and sentiment we have seen in our ShopperVista data looking at financial confidence, changing shopping missions, store choice drivers and channel usage.
26/03/2020
In this report, we discuss how grocery shopping has evolved in five different ways in China during the pandemic. These are unlikely to be short-term changes and may not go away when the pandemic is over. These changes will have a long-lasting and profound impact on path to purchase, fulfillment models, supported by new partnerships and innovations. What these changes mean to retailers and brands in other parts of the world and what actions they can take are also discussed.
26/03/2020
In this piece, we detail the circumstances and explore actions manufacturers may consider to mitigate issues and to help maximise availability in the days and weeks to come.
25/03/2020
A look at the changes shoppers made to their normal shopping behaviour as stores responded to increased demand
24/03/2020
As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic affects more parts of the country, we summarise the latest responses from food retailers in the UK to ensure stores function as efficiently as possible and food and groceries remain accessible to all.
24/03/2020
We take a look at the online shopper impact of Coronovirus COVID-19, looking at changes in behavior of online shopping.
20/03/2020
We highlighted five of the recent changes in shopper behaviour and sentiment we had seen in our ShopperVista data earlier this week – here, we take a deep dive into that data and explore the underlying trends among different demographics.