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The most competitive market in retail

19 Nov 2018  By: Ray Gaul

Retailing in the Week Ahead, Week 47 Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy on 15 September 2008 – 10 years and two months ago. Over the past few months, many newspapers have been ‘memorializing’ the 10-year anniversary of the collapse of the global banking system by discussing ...

 
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In the first holiday season since the liquidation of iconic category specialist Toys R Us, many uncertainties lingered leading up to this crucial selling season. With shoppers looking for a new toy destination, suppliers seeking new outlets to make up for lost Toys R Us share, and retailers ...

 
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eBay, one of the first major online marketplaces, continues to see growth as it has worked to reposition itself, grow its portfolio, enhance its technology, and improve its structured data. Despite its growth, it has not grown as fast as some of its biggest competitors and regularly sees new ...

 
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Tomorrow at its Meeting for the Investment Community, Walmart will make its annual announcements around shifts in its go-to-market strategy. The Kantar Consulting Walmart team will be reviewing the presentation for the key headlines, including Walmart’s capital expenditure plans, CEO Doug ...

 
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Discounters on the move

15 Oct 2018  By: Ray Gaul

Retailing in the Week Ahead, Week 42 Kantar Consulting recently held a workshop in Frankfurt for International Key Accounts leaders calling on European Grocery Discounters – specifically Aldi Nord, Aldi Sued, and Lidl.  This was Kantar Consulting’s 15th Annual workshop on these ...

 
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As organizations look to adapt to a world of interconnected commerce, many are adapting and rethinking traditional structures, roles, systems, and processes. There is no one size fits all approach to organizational design, but the importance of cross-functional collaboration and agility are ...

 
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This week, Lidl began an app-based eGrocery trial across five postcodes of Ireland’s capital, Dublin. The service excludes general merchandise but offers rapid delivery of items from Lidl’s core assortment. Chilled, frozen and ambient goods are covered by the offer, along with BWS. Shoppers ...

 
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Snap and Amazon are testing a new visual search feature that allows users to shop for products using the Snapchat app. Users who point the Snapchat camera at a physical product or bar code are directed to a similar item’s product detail page on Amazon’s website or mobile app to complete ...

 
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Target held its first-ever Target Fun Run sales event last week, offering over 100 deals on Cartwheel in key categories like beauty and home. The event attempted to drive traffic (especially to the store) from Target’s most loyal guests in two ways: boosting app adoption by offering deals ...

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