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Carrefour-Tesco Strategic Alliance: Get ready for a smaller world

13 Jul 2018

By: Derya Yildiz, Tudor Popa

Carrefour and Tesco entered a three-year strategic purchasing partnership spanning across brands, private label and indirect purchasing. In this report, Kantar Consulting examine how suppliers will work with this new global entity under new set of challenges and opportunities.

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Walking the Big Box: Apparel strategies at mass retailers

13 Jul 2018

By: Tiffany Hogan

Mass retailers are getting more competitive in the apparel space with new brands and merchandising approaches.

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Ramadan and Eid 2018: Global retail initiatives

In recognition of Muslims' growing penetration and spending power, more retailers and brands elevated Ramadan and Eid merchandising and promotions this year. Here's an overview of Ramadan retail activity around the world.

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Lowe's Executive Summary

12 Jul 2018

By: Hannah Hayes

Our Kantar Consulting experts’ Executive summary of Lowe’s, including strategic positioning and overview of merchandising, marketing, and operations focus areas.

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Followers: 48

Prime Day 2018: What to expect during Amazon’s members-only sales event

10 Jul 2018

By: Meaghan Werle

Prime Day is now a 36-hour event. Consistent with previous Prime Days, Amazon will generate anticipation with media and countdown deals, while using the occasion itself to encourage trial and adoption of its latest initiatives.

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Followers: 121

PillPack acquisition shows Amazon’s continued strategic investments toward better U.S. outcomes

We unpack how acquiring PillPack is expected to benefit Amazon as it moves to break into and disrupt the $3.5 trillion healthcare sector.

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New consumer realities: The evolution of promotional activities

The increasing volume and detail of data harnessed through the consumer lifecycle needs to be fully leveraged to derive meaningful insights. We look at the evolution of promotional initiatives and the growing importance of targeted activities.

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Target: Walking the box

5 Jul 2018

By: Ben Antenore

Target is remodeling its stores to reflect its recent strategic shifts, hoping to renew its ‘Expect More. Pay Less’ promise and drive traffic.

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Walgreens Boots Alliance Q3 2018 results

2 Jul 2018

By: Kate Senzamici

Walgreens Boots Alliance turned in a strong Q3 performance for fiscal 2018. The Retail Pharmacy USA segment saw sales increases across retail and pharmacy, boosted by the newly-acquired Rite Aid stores. Retail Pharmacy International sales and comps were down; specifically, U.K.

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Rite Aid Q1 2019 results

2 Jul 2018

By: Kate Senzamici

During Q1, Rite Aid completed the sale of 1,932 stores for $4.2 billion to Walgreens Boots Alliance. The reduced number of stores, plus previous exclusion from certain pharmacy networks, contributed to softer sales and comps across the retail and pharmacy segments.

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Amazon: Executive summary

29 Jun 2018

By: Meaghan Werle

Our Kantar Consulting experts’ Executive Summary of Amazon includes a look at the retailer's strategic positioning and an overview of its merchandising, marketing, and operations.