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6 key takeaways from our new report on online grocery in the uk

6 key takeaways from our new report on online grocery in the uk
This week RESEARCHFARM publishes a new report looking at the UK Online grocery sector and its future development. [...]

Heading for a sea-change in UK online grocery

Heading for a sea-change in UK online grocery
The UK online grocery sector is highly innovative and disruptive - and it provides a template to the rest of the world. [...]

The rise of Amazon as an online grocer

The rise of Amazon as an online grocer
There are clear limitations to the Amazon model in online grocery, forcing the company to innovate. However in the long run these limitations might actually work in Amazon’s favour. At [...]

8 reasons why Amazon is turning into the logistics company of the century

8 reasons why Amazon is turning into the logistics company of the century
The most innovative Amazon business unit is currently Amazon logistics. The unit deals with much more than just the logistics by which it ships orders to its customers. [...]

Will the battle between Amazon and ebay see a repeat in foodservice?

Will the battle between Amazon and ebay see a repeat in foodservice?
Without wanting to dismiss ebay, Amazon has won the battle in ecommerce (in the West at least). A couple of big and bold bets have paid off for Bezos’ company [...]

FMCG players in the USA should get ready for Lidl now

FMCG players in the USA should get ready for Lidl now
There is a misconception among US FMCG suppliers that Lidl is planning to exclusively distribute private label products in the USA. [...]

ResearchFarm on Bloomberg

ResearchFarm on Bloomberg
Daniel Lucht, global research director at ResearchFarm, discusses earnings from Inditex and outlook for the European retail sector overall. He speaks with Francine Lacqua on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.” Watch [...]

The boom in fresh drives up grocery salaries but also margins and will transform today’s grocers (2/2)

The boom in fresh drives up grocery salaries but also margins and will transform today’s grocers (2/2)
Continued from our previous blogpost: The boom in fresh drives up grocery salaries but also margins and will transform today’s grocers (1/2) And for trends such as in store retail [...]

The boom in fresh drives up grocery salaries but also margins and will transform today’s grocers (1/2)

The boom in fresh drives up grocery salaries but also margins and will transform today’s grocers (1/2)
As the relentless march of online continues, future job losses in bricks and mortar based retailing seem inevitable. That said, the remaining jobs will be higher paid and of better [...]

AmazonFresh and Morrisons – Five implications

AmazonFresh and Morrisons – Five implications
1) We are talking about Amazon and PrimeNow, not YET a full scale roll out of the Fresh model (which has its own logistics set up). 2) Apart from hiring [...]