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11 April 2019
See our latest shopper infographic 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 out more about the differe...
09 April 2019
Find out which events are most appealing to shoppers and how events can influence behaviour. DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF REGULAR UPDATES Keep up-to-date with developments shaping the industry; sign up to our newsletters and be the first to hear about the latest industry news, IGD research and events. SIGN UP The best way to experience the benefits of S...
18 March 2019
Food-to-go ranges aren’t new to forecourts, but they are receiving more focus. For example, we’re seeing new partnerships, like Shell’s collaboration with Jamie Oliver, as forecourt operators improve their ranges. Our data shows some important differences between food-to-go shoppers in general and their forecourt counterparts. We investigate what makes forecourt food-to-go shoppers stand out...
14 March 2019
In my savvy shopping blog in February, I noted that a minority of shoppers (36%) had been spending more carefully since the EU Referendum. Our latest research shows that 29% of shoppers claim Brexit may encourage them to buy more new / different foods from around the world when doing their supermarket shop (a significant increase from 22% in Jan’19).  New behaviours in the year ahead ...
14 March 2019
Read our snapshot of shopper attitudes towards new and different products 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 t...
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. Source: IGD ShopperVista; ALL shoppers, January ’19 While many shoppers are worried about what Brexit might mean for both the UK economy and their own finances, only a minority...
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 grocery 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...