Tag: research digest

Lovehearts
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Price key when choosing sugar confectionery

New data from the latest Shopper Intelligence grocery shopper measurement programme has confirmed price is consumers’ most important...

Highland cow
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Quarter of consumers would stop buying Scottish if prices rose by 15%

Although they want to buy Scottish food and drink, one in four Scots would buy a non-Scottish alternative...

sandwich
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Next generation has big appetite for food to go

Post-millennials are ‘extremely engaged’ with the food-to-go market and are hungry for ranges that meet specialist dietary requirements,...

Cigarettes in plain packaging
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Retailers expect tobacco rules to impact negatively

New research commissioned by Palmer & Harvey shows that local retailers have major concerns about the impact the...

One Stop store in Fallin
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Multiple operators push convenience store numbers up

The number of stores in the convenience sector has grown marginally over the last 12 months, increasing by...

clock
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Retailers ‘reducing the number of hours being worked’

The latest British Retail Consortium Retail Employment Quarterly, for Q1 2017, has found that the equivalent number of...

Laden with shopping bags
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Retail sales growth picks up pace, says CBI

Retail sales growth accelerated in the year to April, with volumes rising faster than expected, according to the...

Ice cream
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‘Occasional indulgence’ sees frozen food soar in UK

The frozen food retail market has once again seen value and volume growth in the 52 weeks to...

Paying by contactless card
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Lunch on the go driving contactless payments

Workers grabbing lunch on the go is one of the key drivers behind a surge in mobile contactless...

Woman shopping
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Young female shoppers behind ‘free from’ growth

The year of 2016 was notable for the rise of 'Free From' products within grocery, with sales of...