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Similar Holiday Growth? It Probably Doesn’t Feel Like it to Most Retailers

18 Jan 2017

By: Doug Hermanson

Even though by most topline measures the holiday was similar to last year that’s not likely how most retailers are characterizing it as online sales went from disrupting to dominating the holiday period.

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Kantar Retail’s U.S. Outlook for 2017+

Kantar Retail’s guide to U.S. macroeconomic, shopper, and retailer expectations will be a critical resource for companies developing plans for 2017+. This is one of three must read Kantar Retail expectations decks for 2017+.

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Kantar Retail’s Global Outlook for 2017+

Kantar Retail’s outlook for 2017+ spans eight global themes, 10 retailers, and six continents to equip retail players with the foresight to succeed amid the deceleration of global FMCG.

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Gifts, Bonuses, and Dues

16 Jan 2017

By: Ray Gaul

Imagine, for a moment, three large stacks of money. Go on, use your imagination. Make them big stacks of money. Have you got the image in your mind? Ok, great. Now, call the first stack of money, “The Gift.” Call the second stack, “The Bonus”, and the third, “The Dues.”

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2017 FMI Midwinter Executive Conference Briefing Guide

13 Jan 2017

By: Diana Sheehan, Elley Symmes

The 2017 FMI Midwinter Executive Conference is coming up in Scottsdale, AZ. Kantar Retail’s executive briefing guide has been developed to provide foundational insight to help to prepare for your meetings with top retailers at the event.

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Global Macro Outlook

12 Jan 2017

By: Doug Hermanson

The recently updated global macro outlook indicates growth for retailers and suppliers in 2017 won’t be uniform across the largest global markets.

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Aldi (USA) Executive Summary

11 Jan 2017

By: Mike Paglia

Kantar Retail’s executive summary of Aldi USA: key strategies, growth forecasts, merchandising approach, and markets of operation.

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Aldi (USA) The Five Slides You Need

11 Jan 2017

By: Mike Paglia

Our Kantar Retail experts’ Point of View on Aldi USA - SWOT Analysis, Key Initiatives, US Shopper Profile, Key Financials, Growth Forecasts, and Supplier Implications.

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Apparel Holiday Results: Telling Us What We Already Know

11 Jan 2017

By: Tiffany Hogan

I’m assuming I’m not the only one that returned from the holidays with an inbox full of emails that spelled out just how disappointing the holiday season was for many of our favorite stores.

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Shopper: Why Shop Club? The Shopping Experience at the Clubs Compared

10 Jan 2017

By: Timothy Campbell, Rachel McGuire

Positive shopper experiences are important both to drive traffic growth at the club level and to build lasting brand equity for suppliers.