UK: New Research Highlights “Huge Opportunity” In Convenience
Significant growth opportunities lie ahead for convenience stores, which are now visited on average 12 times a month – more often than any other type of grocery format, according to findings from IGD’s latest ShopperVista research.
UK: Jobs Cuts Expected At Wilko’s HQ
Wilko has reportedly put around a quarter (170) of the staff at its Worksop HQ into a consultation with job cuts likely.
UK: Frozen Food Sees Continued Growth Despite Wider Grocery Market Stalling
Whilst many parts of the grocery industry are seeing stagnant or falling sales, the value of the retail frozen food market is showing continued growth.
UK: Molson Coors Revamps Cider Brand
Molson Coors has revamped the design of its Carling British Cider only a year after the product was launched.
GLOBAL: Metro And Auchan Agree International Purchasing Partnership
Metro Group and Auchan have announced a major agreement that will see the two retail giants enter into an international purchasing partnership.
GERMANY: dm To Open 170 New Stores Despite Slower Sales Growth
dm-drogerie markt has revealed that it is planning to open around 170 new stores in Germany over the next year, taking its total store count to well above 1,500.
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