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Walking the Box: Lowe’s Holoroom

22 Jul 2016

By: Nicole Santosuosso

The Holoroom is Lowe’s new virtual reality design and visualization tool aimed to help shoppers to envision their kitchen and bath remodels. Lowe’s launched the first Holoroom in select stores in Toronto in 2014, and has since launched its “next generation” of the tool in 19 stores in the U.S.

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Walking the Box: 7-Eleven

22 Jul 2016

By: David Marcotte

7-Eleven has embarked on a global refresh and rebuild of existing stores to counter improved competition. See how the company has focused on remerchandising with new private label products and signage.

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Virtual Reality’s Role in Home Improvement: Lowe’s Holoroom Takes Project Planning to New Heights

22 Jul 2016

By: Nicole Santosuosso

Lowe's latest innovation, “The Holoroom,” takes a new spin on home project planning, using virtual reality technology to allow shoppers to envision their projects before purchasing products in the store.

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Smaller Retailers Stand to Win Big in Ahold-Delhaize Divestiture

21 Jul 2016

By: Elley Symmes

As one of the final steps in its pending merger, Ahold and Delhaize will divest 86 stores in states where both retailers operate. These divestitures give smaller, regional grocery players an opportunity to expand their store footprints and competitive position.

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Walking the Box: Walmart

21 Jul 2016

By: Laura Kennedy

After a year of demands for EDLC and pullbacks on merchandising across the store, POP has begun to reappear at Walmart, pointing to new opportunities for brands to introduce excitement and “retailtainment” into the store experience.

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June Retail Sales: Stronger Spending Plans Lift Growth

21 Jul 2016

By: Doug Hermanson

According to government-reported retail sales results, top-line retail sales growth picked up in June. Stronger shopper spending plans were not distributed evenly across channels due to online competition, price effects, and shifting shopper preferences.

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Home Depot Executive Summary

21 Jul 2016

By: Nicole Santosuosso

Kantar Retail’s executive summary of Home Depot analyzes the retailer's key strategies, growth forecasts, merchandising approach, and markets of operation.

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Lowe's Executive Summary

21 Jul 2016

By: Nicole Santosuosso

Kantar Retail’s executive summary of Lowe's analyzes the retailer's key strategies, growth forecasts, merchandising approach, and markets of operation.

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Kroger’s Q1 2016 Results: Slow, Steady, Strong

20 Jul 2016

By: Diana Sheehan

In Q1 2016, Kroger proudly announced 50 straight quarters of identical supermarket sales growth, while improving profitability and continue to integrate the Mariano’s/Roundy’s organization into its portfolio.

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Delhaize USA - The Five Slides You Need

20 Jul 2016

By: Elley Symmes

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