Kantar Retail to highlight key findings of the 2016 China Digital Power Study at a webinar on 21st December

London, 2016-Dec-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Chinese eCommerce market has continued to show spectacular growth. From 2014 to 2015, the market grew more than 30%, with a similar growth rate expected in 2016. It now far outstrips the U.S. eCommerce market by sales value (almost USD600 billion in China versus USD350 billion in the […]

Kantar Retail to partner with Peopleway to create high impact learning organisations

London, 2016-Nov-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kantar Retail, WPP’s global retail and shopper specialist today ( 24th November 2016) announced that it will partner with Peopleway, an award-winning learning impact management specialist. The partnership aims to create high impact learning organisations by combining Kantar Retail’s Capabilities Development expertise with Peopleway’s Impact Management tools and analytics […]

Kantar Retail releases its 2016 annual U.S. PoweRanking® survey results

Norwalk, CT, 2016-Nov-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — PepsiCo and Coca-Cola have topped the rankings of best-in-class manufacturers in the 2016 annual U.S. PoweRanking® survey released by Kantar Retail today (Nov. 2, 2016). Competition also intensified in the retailer rankings, with Walmart and Kroger finishing in a virtual tie for the No. 1 position. The […]

Canadian ShopperSpective: Kantar Retail launches insights solution to provide perspective into shopper behavior and preferences

Toronto, 2016-Sep-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kantar Retail, the global Retail and Shopper Specialists, in partnership with Kantar TNS, has introduced Canadian ShopperSpective, an insights solution created to provide perspective into shopper behavior and preferences in the Canadian retail market. The platform will enable retailers and suppliers to better navigate a rapidly changing Canadian retail environment […]

Kantar Retail to hold its annual eCommerce & Digital Strategy Forum on Oct. 5-6 in New York City

Boston, Mass., 2016-Sep-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kantar Retail, the global Retail and Shopper Specialists, announced today (Sept. 19, 2016) that it will hold its annual eCommerce & Digital Strategy Forum Oct. 5-6 in New York City. The theme of this year’s event is how to bridge the two parallel areas of focus in today’s […]

Kantar Retail and SMI to present eye tracking virtual shopping experience at Path to Purchase Expo in Chicago, September 20-22

Boston, MA and Teltrow, Germany, 2016-Sep-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kantar Retail, the global retail and shopper specialist, has teamed up with innovators in eye tracking SensoMotoric Instruments (SMI), to create a virtual shopping experience that provides precise shopper data in a fully controlled environment. The technology, which utilizes the top-selling Samsung Gear VR head-mounted […]

Kantar Retail to hold its annual Insights Forum in Atlanta on December 7th and 8th

Boston, MA, 2016-Sep-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kantar Retail, the global retail and shopper specialists, will be holding its annual Insights Forum in Atlanta on December 7th and 8th. With a theme of “Achieving Your Future Retail Strategy,” Kantar Retail’s signature industry event will feature industry leading experts exploring a compelling framework for profitable growth […]

Costco offered the best online prices according to comprehensive SKU count and pricing study conducted by Kantar Retail

Boston, 2016-Aug-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — For clubs like Costco, Sam’s Club and BJ’s Wholesale, ecommerce presents both a threat and an opportunity. Though their membership model helps insulate clubs from some online erosion, club shoppers are also more likely than average to cross-shop online. At what point does online cross-shopping eat into club trips? […]

Kantar Retail: British FMCG suppliers and the Brexit

Boston, MA, 2016-Jun-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Shock has arrived on the back of the UK’s historic vote to leave the European Union and Prime Minister David Cameron’s decision to resign.  This shock has resulted in a “Black Friday” effect in financial markets with the price of British Pounds Sterling plummeting and stock markets searching for […]

Kantar Retail released the first of two Breakthrough Insights reports to be distributed in 2016

Bi-annual look at trends re-shaping the global retail industry analyzes evolving environment and changing nature of retailer and supplier work Boston, MA, 2016-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kantar Retail, the global retail and shopper specialist, today released the first of two Breakthrough Insights reports to be distributed in 2016. “Changing What Matters,” a compilation of […]