Brexit: Deal or No-Deal

Deal or no deal, retailers and manufacturers have to carefully plan how they are going to handle the withdrawal of the UK from the EU, if that is what happens. In the 46 years that the UK has been a member of the EU, companies have built up deeply integrated supply chains. The private label industry is getting ready for the worst-case scenario. Join news anchor Judith Kolenburg and reporters Pascal Kuipers and Hans Kraak for their analysis of what supermarkets and their suppliers are doing to defend themselves. Click here to download video.

Thinking Beyond Aldi and Lidl

While the expansion of Aldi and Lidl worldwide is continuing, home grown chains in some European markets appear to have kept their competitors at bay. Host Edgar Elzerman talks with Jan-Benedict Steenkamp, whose new book “Retail Disruptors: The Spectacular Rise and Impact of the Hard Discounters” offers some insights into their success and competition in some European markets. Available in English only. Click here to download video.

A Taste of the Good Old Days

Consumers are looking back to traditional cooking but not just their favourite "Grandma's recipes". They want local and they want fresh. Many retailers have answered by promoting local farming and other sustainable trends. Join Chef Berry as he tastes and tests some of these local products that bring consumers back to their childhood. Available in English only.   Click here to download video.