Tag: Kantar

festive shopping aisle

Christmas cost more

Christmas dinner was more costly for consumers in 2021, according to the latest grocery sales data from Kantar.
Pandemic restrictions hit the hospitality sector hard in 2021, but off sales continued to perform well as Scottish consumers socialised at home.

Top Scottish Off Sales Brands 2021

The pandemic effect can still be felt in the off-trade, although some are heading back to hospitality
Reduced shopping frequency is a pandemic trend that appears to be sticking.

Shopping less often

THE latest grocery sales figures suggest consumer shopping behaviour has started to stabilise in the UK – with one pandemic trend likely to continue into the future.
Empty petrol pumps

Shortages start to bite

Kantar and Nielsen have both revealed that a shortage of petrol at the pumps earlier this autumn hit grocery spending in the UK.

Better options for the planet

CONSUMERS across the globe are increasingly expressing their desire for products with less plastic packaging, according to data from Kantar.

Big shop on the way out

A SHIFT in grocery spending habits could be on the horizon, according to Kantar, with the data specialist’s latest take-home grocery figures suggesting consumers are returning to pre-pandemic habits.
Men gathered in tartan kilts and Scottish Jerseys

Super score for grocery

A SUMMER of sun and sport helped to drive growth for UK supermarkets.

Baskets fall as visits rise

MORE people are going to the shops than at this time last year, but footfall is still below pre-Covid levels, according to Kantar.

Hospitality hits sales

The reopening of the UK hospitality industry has had a negative effect on supermarket grocery sales, according to research by NielsenIQ and Kantar
Mackie's chocolates

Premium pushing on in convenience

Premium chocolate has been performing well over the last year, according to Mackie’s of Scotland.
Queue at co-op store

Store visits on the rise

The number of trips to brick and mortar stores has increased for the first time in a year, according to the latest figures from data analysts Kantar and Nielsen IQ.

New look for frozen pizza pack

Goodfella's packaging has been given a facelift across its entire portfolio – including PMPs – bringing packs in line with the brand’s ‘Made With Respect’ message

Store trips on the rise

In-store shopping is on the rise and the number of online orders is declining according to new figures from NeilsenIQ and Kantar
Florette mixed salad bag

Winning friends with salad

SCOTTISH consumers should be able to meet up with friends again this summer and – weather permitting – barbecues are sure to be fired up across the land.
online grocery shopping

No stopping online sales

ONLINE grocery sales reached record highs, in February, according to the latest figures from data specialists NeilsenIQ and Kantar.
online supermarket shopping

Online sales buck trends

The latest lockdown has triggered the highest ever levels of January online grocery sales, with British shoppers spending £1.4bn on online groceries in the four-week period.