Grocery Retailing - US - July 2018
"The grocery industry will become $700+ billion strong within the next five years. During this time, it’s likely that additional mergers and acquisitions will occur as competition inside and outside the industry (eg from restaurants) intensifies. While consumers’ grocery shopping behaviors may be rather status quo for now, this will also change as channel shifting picks up again in favor of those who can keep prices down and convenience up."
- Diana Smith, Associate Director - Retail & Apparel
This report looks at the following areas:
- Sales inch slightly up as food costs rise
- Strong preference for in-store shopping
- “Slow leak” at traditional supermarkets
- Loyal to location and low prices
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