Aldi tops Australia supermarket rankings, yet again

Inside Retail

Discount supermarket chain Aldi has topped the Canstar Blue Most Satisfied Customers Award, putting nine wins in its basket over the last 11 years. While close to one fifth (18 per cent) admit that they could save more money in another supermarket but chose to stay loyal.

Online only supermarket Geezy Go launches in Sydney

Inside Retail

New on-demand food and grocery service Geezy Go has launched a digital supermarket serving Sydney, aiming to compete with Woolworths and Coles. . The online supermarket offers an under 20-minute delivery service, promising products priced similar to or lower than its rivals.

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Forget Amazon Go, experts reveal the supermarket of the future

Inside Retail

Digital shelf, dark store and a fresh food playground – is this the future of supermarkets? The consulting company has developed a new supermarket concept, in partnership with design agency Le Projet Hope, that blends online with offline and old shopping habits with new processes. .

Panic buying is back. Are supermarkets better prepared?

Inside Retail

Videos and images of bare toilet paper shelves have once again surfaced online as consumers fall into old habits, forcing supermarkets to bring back purchase limits on high demand items. Varying approach from supermarkets . Are supermarkets better prepared?

Are members-only supermarkets the future of grocery?

Inside Retail

Two new stores opened last week, offering a supersized format of Alibaba’s Freshippo supermarkets to paying members. The rise in members-only supermarkets . Members-only supermarkets have become popular in Asia in recent years.

Is convenience the new battleground for supermarkets?

Inside Retail

In July, German supermarket brand Aldi opened its first Corner Store concept store in North Sydney to little fanfare. But the opening comes at an interesting time for the convenience supermarket, space with Covid taking a bite out of sales for Woolworths and Coles smaller format stores.

Aussie supermarkets back pact to eliminate plastic waste by 2025

Inside Retail

The post Aussie supermarkets back pact to eliminate plastic waste by 2025 appeared first on Inside Retail. Business Featured Post Latest Sectors Supermarkets Supply chain Sustainability Aldi Coles Woolworths

Forget Amazon Go, experts reveal the supermarket of the future

Inside Retail

Digital shelf, dark store and a fresh food playground – is this the future of supermarkets? The consulting company has developed a new supermarket concept, in partnership with design agency Le Projet Hope, that blends online with offline and old shopping habits with new processes. .

Why Amazon’s New “Just Walk Out” Supermarkets Will Change Everything. Forever

Retail Focus

Their apps open, supermarket executives also enquire: “But who’ll own the data …?”. Second, think about how retail and supermarket buildings could be affected: Just Walk Out will also mean “just walk in, anywhere.” Everyone has something to say about Amazon.

Aldi to trial first checkout-free supermarket

365 Retail

Aldi is trialling its first checkout-free store to allow customers to shop at the supermarket and exit without the need to pay at a till. The discount supermarket chain said the store is in London but declined to give further details of the location of the trial site.

Aldi named top supermarket by customers, Roy Morgan

Inside Retail

Aldi has been deemed 2020’s supermarket of the year in Roy Morgan’s latest customer satisfaction awards. The survey is calculated from an annual survey of 50,000 Australians, and previously led Aldi to win best supermarket in 2016, 2014 and 2012. “We

Is convenience the new battleground for supermarkets?

Inside Retail

In July, German supermarket brand Aldi opened its first Corner Store concept store in North Sydney to little fanfare. But the opening comes at an interesting time for the convenience supermarket, space with Covid taking a bite out of sales for Woolworths and Coles smaller format stores.

How online supermarket Send can fulfil bold promise of 15-minute delivery

Inside Retail

An exclusively online supermarket is rolling out across metro Sydney and Melbourne this month to capitalise on the demand for quick and convenient grocery delivery. The post How online supermarket Send can fulfil bold promise of 15-minute delivery appeared first on Inside Retail.

Supermarkets – how retail is changing for the giants of grocery

I Vend

The COVID surge for supermarkets The pandemic hit many retailers hard, with stores shut and high streets deserted. According to industry experts The Grocer magazine, UK supermarkets continue to see high levels of growth. Blog Supermarket Grocery latest

Staffordshire supermarket selects EDGEPoS

Talking Retail

Newly-opened Fresh n Save supermarket in Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, has installed Henderson Technology’s EDGEPoS. Faizaan Hussain, This story continues at Staffordshire supermarket selects EDGEPoS.

Fascia Guide: Costcutter Supermarkets Group

Talking Retail

This story continues at Fascia Guide: Costcutter Supermarkets Group. Fascia Guide costcutter costcutter supermarkets groupCostcutter Criteria for becoming a member: Store sizes range from 700sq ft to 7,000 sq ft. Costs of becoming a member: No joining or membership fee.

Morrisons becomes first supermarket to completely remove plastic carrier bags from store

Talking Retail

Paper bags will cost 30p and be available alongside other reusable options including string, This story continues at Morrisons becomes first supermarket to completely remove plastic carrier bags from store. Industry News morrisons plastic carrier bags supermarkets sustainability

Supermarkets and food producers to trial traffic light eco-labels

Talking Retail

This story continues at Supermarkets and food producers to trial traffic light eco-labels. Front-of-pack environmental scores on food products are set to be introduced as part of a new pilot organised by the non-profit organisation Foundation Earth.

Gousto dinners produce 23% less carbon emissions than supermarkets

Retail Times

Today, findings from environmental services company Foodsteps, reveal that dinners from leading recipe box Gousto, produce 23% less carbon emissions than equivalent meals from supermarket stores*.

Pret a Manger to open stores in Tesco supermarkets

365 Retail

Pret a Manger is to start opening stores in Tesco supermarkets after its city centre cafes were hit by dwindling numbers of office workers. The coffee and sandwich chain said it will open the first of four shops in June at Tesco’s Kensington supermarket.

Tesco to end buying partnership with French supermarket Carrefour

365 Retail

Tesco has said it will end its buying partnership with French supermarket chain Carrefour after three years. Supermarkets Tesco and Carrefour will end their buying deal (Nick Ansell/PA). Financial Food & Beverage News Physical Supermarkets Carrefour tesco

Supermarkets must do more to reduce plastic, say consumers

Talking Retail

Some 69% of people believe supermarkets and retailers are responsible for reducing the amount of plastic used, while 40% say they are “very concerned” about the amount of plastic packaging. This story continues at Supermarkets must do more to reduce plastic, say consumers.

Autonomous Mini-Supermarket tegut…teo Expands in Germany

Retail Touch

German grocery chain tegut… has piloted a fully automated mini-supermarket concept in Fulda, Germany, with plans to open another three locations in 2021 and, eventually, hundreds of the digital self-service stores across the country.

Grocery Stores and Supermarkets Product Placement Guide

Kuusoft

How do you design and organize product placement in your grocery store or supermarket? The post Grocery Stores and Supermarkets Product Placement Guide appeared first on The Official Kuusoft Blog. Here are six factors to maximize your grocer profits.

Which? announces Lidl as cheapest supermarket in May

Retail Times

Lidl has been revealed as the cheapest supermarket in May, according to the latest monthly analysis from Which? Retail News Retailer News Lidl

Morrisons’ chief executive champions ‘renaissance of the British supermarket’

Retail Times

Morrisons' chief executive David Potts has spoken of the ‘renaissance of the British supermarket’ today at an online event being run by the charity retailTRUST into the future of the retail industry and retail employment.

Supermarkets seek clarity from Government over mask-wearing after July 19

365 Retail

Supermarkets and retail bosses are seeking further Government guidance regarding mask-wearing, despite the Prime Minister confirming that the legal requirement to wear them will be lifted. Supermarkets are calling for more guidance over face masks (Andrew Matthews/PA).

Woolworths Supermarket Anchors Fishermans Bend Transformation While Nodding to Building’s Industrial Past

Retail Touch

Woolworths supermarket is driving one phase of this project with its Fishermans Bend Neighbourhood Shopping Centre, which opened in July. By 2050, approximately 80,000 people will live in Fishermans Bend, which stretches from the City of Melbourne to the City of Port Phillip in Australia.

Wagamama launches home-cooking supermarket range

365 Retail

Wagamama is launching a range of “cook at home” products for sale in supermarkets as part of the pan-Asian chain’s post-pandemic growth strategy. Wagamama has launched a range of supermarket pastes, sauces and meal kits (Wagamama/PA).

Morrisons takeover approach: Who wants to buy the supermarket and why?

365 Retail

billion takeover approach from a US private equity firm amid speculation that more UK supermarkets could be snapped up. UK supermarkets have been buoyed by the pandemic over the past year as sales were boosted by the closure of non-essential shops and hospitality firms.

Improving the dine-in offers at supermarkets…

Retail Insider

One of the great mysteries in foodservice over the years has been just how uninspiring the cafes have been within the major supermarkets. Tesco is certainly not alone in now looking to address the poor situation of eating within supermarkets.

Why Amazon’s New “Just Walk Out” Supermarkets Will Change Everything. Forever

365 Retail

Their apps open, supermarket executives also enquire: “But who’ll own the data …?”. Second, think about how retail and supermarket buildings could be affected: Just Walk Out will also mean “just walk in, anywhere.” Everyone has something to say about Amazon.

Haribo struggling to reach supermarket shelves due to lorry driver shortage

365 Retail

Supermarkets are working closely with their suppliers to ensure that consumers still have access to the same great selection of goods. The post Haribo struggling to reach supermarket shelves due to lorry driver shortage appeared first on 365 RETAIL | Retail News.

Driver shortage could push food prices higher, warn hauliers and supermarkets

365 Retail

Supermarkets and hauliers have warned that shoppers could face long-term higher prices for food as result of systemic changes to the supply chain. File photo dated 24/07/2020 of a shopper in a supermarket in east London.

Lenta completes acquisition of Billa Russia supermarket business

Retail Times

Lenta, one of the largest multi-format retail chains in Russia, today announces that its indirect subsidiary Lenta LLC has completed the acquisition of Billa Russia supermarket business. Retail News Retailer News Lenta

Online sales from supermarkets fall back slightly as shoppers return to stores

Talking Retail

Online sales from supermarkets dipped 10% in the month to 14 August compared with the same period last year, according to Nielsen figures. This story continues at Online sales from supermarkets fall back slightly as shoppers return to stores.

Filipino Specialty Supermarket Seafood City To Launch Online Store

Retail Touch

Seafood City Supermarket , which sells Filipino specialties and general grocery items in 32 stores in the U.S. and Canada, is rolling out its first-ever online store and mobile app for consumers within the delivery or pickup radius of its locations.

Craft distillery turning wasted fruit into gin is backed by supermarket Aldi

Retail Times

Herefordshire-based fruit farmers turned craft gin distillery, Penrhos Gin has won a life-changing competition to have its bottles stocked in 900 supermarket stores and online.

Bottle Up announces UK supermarket expansion with Morrisons

Retail Times

Bottle Up is thrilled to announce its ongoing UK expansion with Morrisons to bring their innovative, affordable, sustainable sugar cane BPA-free pre-filled water bottles to over 300 of Morrisons stores throughout August; the retailer will sell Bottle Up’s refillable bottles at the majority of its stores by the end of 2021.

Scottish grown AVA strawberries now available in supermarkets across the UK

Retail Times

This week over 74 tonnes of premium Scottish-grown AVA strawberries will hit supermarket shelves across the UK. Fresh fruit Marketplace Product Time AVA strawberries

Online grocery growth slows as shoppers spend £8bn in-store at UK supermarkets, Nielsen reports

Retail Times

Total till sales at UK supermarkets maintained steady growth at 4.6% However, online grocery sales growth has slowed to 25%1, as UK shoppers return to supermarket stores following the easing of the UK’s national lockdown, reveals new data released today by NielsenIQ.

Purina Pilots Interactive Endcaps in Pet Aisles of 200 Supermarkets

Retail Touch

This pilot, expected to roll out to 200 stores by the end of June 2021, represents Perch’s largest deployment in the pet category and the supermarket vertical.

itsu launches sriracha seaweed thins into supermarkets nationwide

Retail Times

itsu – the Asian-inspired healthy food brand – is launching sriracha seaweed thins, continuing to meet consumer demand for adventurous, savoury snacks amidst a surge in popularity for condiments with spice and flavour. First to market, itsu is the #1 seaweed snacks brand in the UK (99% market share).