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The Science Behind Lidl’s Store of the Future

17 Feb 2017

By: Simon Johnstone

In basic Terms, Science is the Study of Biology, Chemistry and Physics. These Studies, specifically Biology and Chemistry can be applied to help suppliers understand Lidl’s Store of the Future.

Article

Lidl’s U.S. Landing: Triangulating the Anticipated Shopper Base

16 Feb 2017

By: Mike Paglia

Lidl’s first stores in the U.S. are opening this summer. Get Kantar Retail’s perspective on who will shop there and more importantly, where they will come from.

Article

January Retail Sales: Mostly Positive Start to the New Year

16 Feb 2017

By: Doug Hermanson

According to government-reported sales results, growth improved in January. But shoppers were less sanguine according to some measures. This article dissects this contradiction and what it means for the 2017 outlook.

Shopper Article

Shopper: Exploring Health and Wellness via High-Interest Shopper Segments: Identifying and Indulging

16 Feb 2017

By: Kate Senzamici

“Health” and “wellness” are two distinct concepts—encompassed by different needs, attitudes, products, and trip missions. The second in a two-part series, this article explores the Identifying and Indulging quadrants of the Retail Health and Wellness Framework.

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It’s Official: Lidl to Open First U.S. Stores This Summer

16 Feb 2017

By: Mike Paglia

Understand that Lidl will not be just a bigger Aldi. Lidl will have a bigger assortment, more categories, and a larger proportion of national brands than its German rival.

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Costco: The Five Slides You Need

15 Feb 2017

By: Timothy Campbell

Our Kantar Retail experts’ Point of View on Sam's Club - SWOT Analysis, Key Initiatives, Key Financials, Growth Forecasts, and Supplier Implications.

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Sam's Club: The Five Slides You Need

14 Feb 2017

By: Timothy Campbell

Our Kantar Retail experts’ Point of View on Sam's Club - SWOT Analysis, Key Initiatives, Key Financials, Growth Forecasts, and Supplier Implications.

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BJ's Wholesale: The Five Slides You Need

14 Feb 2017

By: Timothy Campbell

Our Kantar Retail experts’ Point of View on BJ's - SWOT Analysis, Key Initiatives, Key Financials, Growth Forecasts, and Supplier Implications.

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Seasonal Retail Pulse: Valentine's Day 2017

Kantar Retail takes looks at the big cross channel themes emerging from the Valentine’s Day 2017 selling season, providing examples of in store and online execution, as well as key supplier takeaways.

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Followers: 347

Shoppers’ Budgets take some Hits early in the Year

14 Feb 2017

By: Doug Hermanson

Several factors are conspiring to push shoppers against the ropes in early 2017.