From a position of strength Schwarz implements radical change at Lidl and Kaufland (Part II)

From a position of strength Schwarz implements radical change at Lidl and Kaufland (Part II)
Read our previous post on Lidl (Part I) Another example of the update is the work carried out on the stores themselves. Within the stores much has been invested into [...]

From a position of strength Schwarz implements radical change at Lidl and Kaufland (Part I)

From a position of strength Schwarz implements radical change at Lidl and Kaufland (Part I)
There are clear signs that Schwarz Gruppe is making the format fit for the next stage of its quest for global domination in 2015. [...]

Retailing in 2014 – Roundup

Retailing in 2014  – Roundup
With 2015 just around the corner, we at ResearchFarm have decided to provide a roundup of all our reports released in 2014. This year has focused on e-commerce and m-commerce [...]

Technology of the Future 2014

Technology of the Future 2014
Our latest report – Technology of the Future 2014 and its impact on consumers and retailers, operations and ranges – From sentient devices and AI to the makers’ movement – [...]

Shopping journey of the future – Part IV

Shopping journey of the future – Part IV
By the time Joe returns home, he has received a message from a supermarket that uses sentient technology and social media data mining suggesting that to celebrate this weekend’s excellent [...]

Shopping journey of the future – Part III

Shopping journey of the future – Part III
Our shopper of the future, Joe heads to a consumer electronics retailer to find the right Arduino model for his LED lighting. Having browsed an in-store tablet and still none [...]

Shopping journey of the future – Part II

Shopping journey of the future – Part II
This week, we would like to continue our story about Joe’s journey, our shopper of the future. This follows the release of our latest report Technology of the Future 2014. [...]

Quick focus on Amazon Prime Pantry

Quick focus on Amazon Prime Pantry
Amazon have always loved and been influenced by Costco and their warehouse/club model (and the membership fee which for Amazon became Prime). Pantry is focused on the Costco shopper and [...]

Our Research Director on TV

Our Research Director on TV
Just as the Alibaba float has become the biggest IPOs in history, we would like to remind you of our in depth report into the Chinese e-tail giant, its strategic [...]

About Zalando’s IPO

About Zalando’s IPO
Zalando is in the spotlight this week with its IPO and we would like to remind you that we have a great report available about this retailer. It’s available on [...]