Tag: research digest

Pouring away own-label beer
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Is own-label losing relevance in convenience?

There has been a long-term decline in convenience baskets containing own-label items, according to research from HIM &...

online grocery shopping
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Number of Brits online grocery shopping falls by 4%

Brits now spend £12.3bn online grocery shopping, up 9%, but surprisingly the number of consumers buying online has...

Brexit: unzipping Britain from EU
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Shopper pessimism around Brexit grows

Research among 1,000 shoppers carried out in the first week of March by HIM has confirmed a growth...

Stacking shelves
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Retail employment falls for 13th consecutive quarter

The latest British Retail Council Employment Quarterly Report reveals that total retail employment has fallen for 13th consecutive...

Brexit
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Brexit fears set to hit Scots’ spending

A new PwC study has found that Scottish consumers are among the most concerned about the economic impact...

Whole Foods Market
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HIM: food-to-go ‘to grow by £0.5bn in three years’

The latest food-to-go market report from HIM predicts the market will grow by £0.5bn in next few years...

Absent shop worker
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Absenteeism ‘corrosive to employee engagement’

Staff that fail to turn up for work has long been a serious problem in local retailing, but...

Christmas: sad Santa
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‘Worst Christmas in a decade’

UK retail businesses experienced “their worst Christmas in a decade”, according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC). Total...

Woman shopping
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Fewer shoppers using c-stores, says Shoppercentric

Shoppers are turning their backs on c-stores in favour of supermarkets and discounters, according to a new survey....

Lonely man
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Over six in 10 retail workers ‘feel lonely’

Over six in 10 people (63%) working in the retail and wholesale sectors feel always, often or sometimes...