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Target talk: Target’s same-day delivery pilot shows promising results

16 Feb 2018

By: Ben Antenore

Target’s pilot in Manhattan gives a window into how it will operate same-day delivery and what the retailer has the potential to learn.

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Understanding Shifts in Mexico’s Retail Landscape

14 Feb 2018

By: Elley Symmes

Mexico continues to exemplify best-in-class merchandising and retailing with a rapidly changing shopper base. After spending last week observing shifts in the market since Q1 2017, we at Kantar Consulting have come down to three core themes worth highlighting.

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Seasonal Retail Pulse: Valentine’s Day and Super Bowl Sunday 2018

Kantar Consulting examines the big, cross-channel themes emerging from the Super Bowl and Valentine’s Day 2018 selling season, providing examples of in-store and online execution, as well as key supplier takeaways.

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Improved retail growth in 2018

12 Feb 2018

By: Doug Hermanson

Expect stronger growth, but persisting challenges for retail in 2018. Here’s a quick look at the macro trends shaping our recently released channel forecasts.

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The Retailization of Healthcare: Issues and Solutions for Community Pharmacies

12 Feb 2018

By: Brian Owens

The global market for health and wellness offerings reached a reported $686 billion in 2016 and is expected to grow to $815 billion (3.5% CAGR) by 2021. Community pharmacies play an integral role in the delivery of healthcare where loyal shoppers are prioritized before foot traffic.

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Predictions in Retail

12 Feb 2018

By: Ray Gaul

For those that missed the discussion, here is a recap of what we predicted and what it means for retailers and suppliers in 2018.

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BJ’s Wholesale: Surfing the Screen

9 Feb 2018

By: Timothy Campbell

BJ’s is upgrading its online platforms with better a better assortment and user interface to keep up with member preferences.

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Sam’s Club: Surfing the Screen

9 Feb 2018

By: Timothy Campbell

Sam’s Club is investing in convenient fulfillment options and time-saving online features for its members while emphasizing assortment quality and highlighting discount programs.

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Costco: Surfing the Screen

9 Feb 2018

By: Timothy Campbell

Costco is adapting to changing online competition by partnering with third parties and developing better in-house fulfillment on Costco.com.

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Whole Foods’ Prime Position: The Arrival of Prime Now Delivery

8 Feb 2018

By: Meaghan Werle

Amazon brings Prime Now delivery to Whole Foods. What does Amazon’s latest move mean for its broader online grocery offer?

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Holiday 2017 Shopper Review

6 Feb 2018

By: Rachel McGuire

Spurred by positive macroeconomic factors and a plethora of deals, shoppers expanded their holiday shopping routines in 2017; Walmart and Target were notable beneficiaries of those expanded routines.