UK shoppers are ditching traditional supermarkets in favor of German discount grocers Aldi and Lidl.
Lidl’s Esmara by Heidi Klum range has lived up to expectations and paves the way for material growth through clothing for the discounters.
German discount supermarket chain Lidl has overtaken Waitrose as the UK’s seventh-largest grocer.
How to pronounce Primark… it’s a question that keeps many people up late into the night.
Food and grocery inflation is set to reach 2.5 percent this year – the highest level since 2013.
When it comes to shopping British people are not so fussed where things come from, except it seems for food.
German discount supermarket Lidl is opening its first US stores today.
If supermarkets were parliamentary seats, we would be looking at a majority government for the Conservatives according to the latest poll from GlobalData.
The competition watchdog has launched an initial investigation into Tesco’s planned £3.7bn takeover of Booker, the largest UK wholesaler.
Having already disrupted food retail, discount players are increasingly impinging on the grocers’ share of non-food retail sectors, with homewares becoming the next battle ground.
Discount supermarket Lidl is set to overtake Waitrose to become the UK’s seventh-biggest grocer this year.
As supermarkets battle with suppliers over increased costs following the devaluation of the pound, it is apparent that they don’t have a lot of room to swallow those increases themselves.
Discount players such as B&M and Home Bargains have rapidly expanded in recent years.
Tesco, the UK’s largest retailer, beat forecasts for its full-year profit this morning as its recovery gained pace.
German-owned retailer Aldi is now Britain’s fifth largest supermarket, according to industry data released today by research firm Kantar Worldpanel.
Supermarkets across the country have been forced to limit the amount of iceberg lettuce and broccoli customers can buy.
The UK’s biggest grocers have been among the poster boys for a bumper festive season, but what does their success really say about the state of the grocery sector and what lies in store for 2017?