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October report on shopping behavior: Shoppers retain a 'maintain' mindset

2 Nov 2018

By: Caroline Dumas

Key trends emerging from Kantar Consulting’s ShopperScape® survey include September shopping activity was slow, the spending intentions landscape remains relatively unchanged, Walmart continues to grow its lead in share of preference for casual apparel.

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Metro: The five slides you need

2 Nov 2018

By: Amar Singh

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of Metro Canada for a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, financial review, summary of key initiatives, and supplier implications.

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A retail landscape without Sears?

2 Nov 2018

By: Rachel McGuire

Sears’ Chapter 11 filing last month makes a retail landscape without Sears a more likely (though not inevitable) scenario. Though the demise of a 100+ year-old stalwart would be a significant change in that landscape, Kantar Consulting believes that the shopper impact would be modest.

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US eCommerce outlook: Category group forecasts

31 Oct 2018

By: Doug Hermanson

This slide deck summarizes Kantar Consulting’s U.S. online and in-store category spending forecasts to 2023. Additionally, gain access to all data and charts for fifteen online categories through a link on the webpage.

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Walmart Canada: The five slides you need

31 Oct 2018

By: Amar Singh

Kantar Consulting's overview of Walmart Canada includes a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, growth forecast, and an analysis of major strategic initiatives.

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Shopper: The conversion problem in home improvement: Aligning with new in-store expectations and emerging categories to drive engagement

30 Oct 2018

By: Hannah Hayes, Caroline Dumas

While the home improvement channel has been reaping benefits from a positive macro environment in recent years, taking a deeper look at shopping and conversion trends over time gives a better sense of the underlying growth drivers and implications for suppliers at home centers.

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Graphic Insights: Which retailer will win Halloween 2018?

While shoppers look to spend less on Halloween assortment this year compared to 2017, EDLP and discounter retailers will experience more treats than tricks this October.

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Seasonal retail pulse: Halloween 2018

Kantar Consulting examines the big, cross-channel themes emerging from the Halloween 2018 selling season, providing examples of in-store and online execution, as well as shopper spending intentions.

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Kroger Investor Conference: What we’re listening for

29 Oct 2018

By: Tory Gundelach

At Kroger's investor conference this week, senior officers will share the company’s goals and plans for the future. We will be listening for progress against Restock Kroger, future partnership activity, and any changes in investments.

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Hidden gems of the grocery channel: Q4 2018

29 Oct 2018

By: Elley Symmes

Kantar Consulting examines the big, cross-channel themes emerging from the Halloween 2018 selling season, providing examples of in-store and online execution, as well as shopper spending intentions.

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eBay: The five slides you need

29 Oct 2018

By: Christina Anderson

Kantar Consulting's overview of eBay includes a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, growth forecast, and an analysis of major strategic initiatives.