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May Report on Shopper Behavior: Spending Plans Steady

25 May 2016

By: Kantar Retail Shopper Team

Key trends emerging from Kantar Retail’s April ShopperScape® survey.

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US Category Forecasts: Trends and Implications

25 May 2016

By: Doug Hermanson

This summary slide deck features in depth implications and dozens of graphics for total category, and in store vs. online category forecasts. It follows an abbreviated deck and underlying forecast data files that were separately released earlier in 2016.

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Sam’s Club Q1 2017 Results: Looking Up

24 May 2016

By: Timothy Campbell

Sam’s Q1 results were largely an improvement over past quarters, despite continued challenges with traffic and slowing membership income growth.

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April Retail Sales: Improved Shopper Spending Plans Mostly Benefit Online Sales

23 May 2016

By: Doug Hermanson

Retail sales results reported by the government improved in most channels in April, but remained very uneven. Online competition, price effects, and targeted spending by shoppers likely created a wide gap between leading and lagging channels.

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The Evolution of Online Grocery: The Final Frontier for Regional Grocers

23 May 2016

By: Diana Sheehan

Something fascinating is happening in the U.S. grocery channel. As manufacturers in the channel struggle to understand how to tackle an omnichannel world and how to prioritize the eCommerce side of their largest retail partners, more and more grocers have decided to jump into the mix.

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Video: REdeploy REsources - Charting the Course for the Future

20 May 2016

By: Kantar Retail Research Team

Are you prepared for the transformation taking place in the retail industry? Our new video provides an overview of our REdeploy REsources framework to complement the more detailed report.

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Amazon Q1 2016 Results & Analysis: Solid Growth

20 May 2016

By: Meaghan Werle

Amazon has reported financial results for its first quarter ending March 31, 2016. In addition to examining Amazon’s latest financial results, this slide summary report highlights the retailer’s key developments in Q1 and important themes moving forward in 2016.

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Low-Income Health & Wellness: Barriers and Solutions

20 May 2016

By: Kate Senzamici

Health and wellness is becoming more of a priority for retailers, suppliers, and shoppers. Here we explore the unique barriers that low-income shoppers face, and how retailers and suppliers can help lift the burden.

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Walgreens Boots Alliance - The Five Slides You Need

19 May 2016

By: Brian Owens

Our Kantar Retail experts’ Point of View on Walgreens Boots Alliance - SWOT Analysis, Key Initiatives, Key Financials, Growth Forecasts, and Supplier Implications

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Dun-Dun-Duuun: Confronting the Dreaded Price Increase at Costco

18 May 2016

By: Sara Al-Tukhaim

There are few things more uncomfortable for a club supplier to deal with than having to present a price increase to Costco.