Carrefour’s Atacadão to Come to France in 2023

As part of its strategic plan for the next five years, Carrefour, Europe’s largest food retailer, announced that its Brazilian discount chain Atacadão will expand into France in the fall of 2023. Another key part of Carrefour’s plans is to grow private label share in both food and non-food categories. Judith Kolenburg shares details in a special report. In other news, Joop Elderhorst reports on the evolution of private label and reveals categories that are driving growth. Avaiable in English only. Click here to download video.

Opportunities in Eastern Europe: Spotlight on Poland

Private label share has experienced double-digit growth in Eastern Europe this past year. In Poland, one of the bigger economies in the region, the discount and convenience formats are performing particularly well.  News anchor Judith Kolenburg profiles Biedronka, Żabka and other big players in these two formats. In other news, Hans Kraak reports on the aging population. This demographic is expected to increase significantly over the next few years, presenting big opportunities for retailers. Available in English only. Click here to download video.

Trends and Innovation in the Plant-Based Market

The growing plant-based market offers many opportunities for the grocery industry. Innovation, strong business partnerships and consumer input are at the centre of this burgeoning retail segment. Henrik Lund, CEO of Danish plant based company Naturli’ and chairman of the Danish Plantbased Food Association, discusses some of the key drivers of the plant-based philosophy and rising opportunities for private label. Available in English only. Click here to download video.