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Drug shortages: Hard luck or big buck?

17 Oct 2019

By: Kantar Analyst

With recent shortages of popular generic drugs in the UK causing concern ahead of a potential Brexit date, we consider how unexpected out-of-stocks can sometimes mean a windfall for agile suppliers.

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The Big 4 pre-Brexit update: Part 2 – Asda & Morrisons

17 Oct 2019

By: Derya Guvenc

Part 2 of our pre-Brexit Big 4 analysis looks at Asda and Morrisons, with an overview and insight of their near-term outlook and strategy, plus we offer the wider Kantar POV on how suppliers should be positioning their key account relationships now and going forward.

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The Big 4 pre-Brexit update: Part 1 – Tesco & Sainsbury’s

16 Oct 2019

By: Derya Guvenc

With Brexit seemingly imminent, this two-part Kantar analysis surveys the current state of the UK's Big 4 grocers, assessing their current positioning, strategies and priorities to identify the supplier opportunities amid what is expected to be a turbulent time for the sector.

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Consumer Electronics: European sector report

15 Oct 2019

By: Kantar Research Team

Kantar’s new report provides a high-level overview of the sector, exploring the activity of large and disruptor retailers, consumer value shifts and retail innovations. Focusing on Europe’s largest markets, the report assesses how these initiatives translate into key priority actions for suppliers.

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Supermarket sales growth accelerates in the UK

15 Oct 2019

By: Kantar Worldpanel

The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar show year-on-year supermarket sales grew by 1.3% during the past 12 weeks as Sainsbury’s returns to growth and Brexit deadline day approaches.

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Key account planning in Russia

14 Oct 2019

By: Ray Gaul

Following our Russia Key Accounts Workshop last week in Moscow, we examine the biggest issues facing suppliers in the market right now and offer solutions to some of the most pressing problems with major customers.

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The Retail Reveal: Quick Service Restaurants - new brand opportunities from sector transformation

14 Oct 2019

By: Kantar Research Team

Understand how change in the QSR space is opening up new areas to play for suppliers as evolving touchpoints and the need to satisfy different consumer missions create a variety of differing demands from the channel's leading players.

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Ingenious innovations and initiatives: September 2019

From revolutionary payment methods to data-driven NPD, September brought a host of new approaches, both to how to reach and engage with consumers to how to make services stand out in an increasingly competitive landscape.

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China Digital Monthly Newsletter: September 2019

9 Oct 2019

By: Howard Lake

Stay on top of the latest innovations and initiatives from China’s leading eCommerce and O2O players with the monthly Kantar overview of how Alibaba, Tencent, JD.com, and more are transforming the digital retail landscape in this most dynamic of markets.

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Now trending in fashion and beauty retail

8 Oct 2019

By: Tiffany Hogan

Take a look at some recent “outside the box” thinking from the fashion and beauty channels.

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Bio expansion in grocery retail

8 Oct 2019

By: Clara Elbaz

The bio/organic segment is among the fastest-growing in European grocery retail. With examples from France, this report examines the drivers behind this rapid growth and how brands and suppliers need to position themselves to leverage this accelerating trend.