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15 February 2019
With Brexit scheduled for 29th March 2019, there’s no certainty on what this will really mean for shoppers. Join us on our One month to go: Brexit update webcast on the 27th February for more information. While many shoppers are worried about what Brexit might mean for both the UK economy and their own finances, only a minority (36%) currently say they are modifying their spendin...
15 February 2019
Discover the savvy shopping behaviours being adopted as Brexit approaches. DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF Newsletters Get the latest industry news and insights straight to your inbox with our range of newsletters. Sign up here The best way to experience the benefits of ShopperVista is to try it ...
13 February 2019
Valentine’s Day is a great excuse to treat ourselves and our loved ones and a great opportunity for retailers to drive footfall, basket size and trade-up. With this in mind, we were interested to see what UK households have planned this Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day is not for everyone Only 46% of 16-54-year olds plan to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year, with over 1 in 5 choosing no...
01 February 2019
Hear IGD future thinkers Toby Pickard, Vanessa Henry and Chris Irish discuss the global retail trends we expect to see in 2019. DOWNLOAD THE SLIDES IGD Futures The future of food and gorcery Find out more
21 January 2019
One of the mega shopper trends we identified in our Shoppers of the Future research last year was experimentation. Shoppers in the future will increasingly experiment with their shopping and meal preparation to broaden their repertoires.  “80% of shoppers claim they are open to trying new and different food and non-food products, services and experiences in the future”. Extensiv...
17 January 2019
Find out shoppers’ attitudes to Brexit and the five mega-trends DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF Newsletters Get the latest industry news and insights straight to your inbox with our range of newsletters. Sign up here Join us for Your Brexit Update Review latest developments around B...
09 January 2019
Happy New Year! We hope you have had a good break over the festive period. I think it is fair to say that 2019 is shaping up to be an eventful year. The impact of Brexit on shoppers Source: IGD ShopperVista; Base: 1,000+ ALL shoppers, Dec’18 Brexit is set to dominate the headlines and will have a knock-on effect for the food and grocery industry. Our latest data reveals that many...
21 December 2018
Have the phone calls from your buyer started to be less frequent? Or have the requests for data and analysis dried up? Then you could be a casualty of the ongoing shifted in who owns the knowledge and insight. Historically suppliers would be the experts in the category and retailers would rely on their category knowledge. However, change is a foot three trends are converging meaning ownership o...
19 December 2018
Find out how shoppers are focusing on provenance this month. DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF Newsletters Get the latest industry news and insights straight to your inbox with our range of newsletters. Sign up here The best way to experience the benefits of ShopperVista is to try it To find ...
19 December 2018
With just three months left to go before Brexit, there is still no certainty about business outcomes. It is possible to imagine anything from “minor inconvenience” to “severe disruption”; for more information see our range of articles and guides on Brexit. Shoppers’ concerns With Brexit being at the forefront of the news agenda, it’s not surprising that more shoppers say they are wo...