Retail Construction Market Report – UK 2018-2022

Retail Construction Market Report – UK 2018-2022

The 5th edition of the 'Retail Construction and Refurbishment Market Report - UK 2018-2022' analyses the key issues underpinning the UK retail sector and focuses on the long-term estate strategies and construction and development programmes of the leading retailers in both the grocery and non-food sectors. The report should be of particular interest to retailers, supply chains and construction professionals in the commercial retail sector.

Key issues covered in the report:

Construction output in the retail sector.

Structure, size and value of the UK retail sector - retail sales growth 2012-2017 and forecasts to 2022.
Retail construction supply chains: Tesco; ASDA; Sainsbury'; Morrisons; Waitrose; Lidl; Aldi; Co-operative.
Detailed analysis of issues affecting retail construction.
Review of key construction companies and contractors in the retail sector.

Areas of particular interest:

The structure and size of both the grocery and non-food sectors (including convenience, discount and online retailing), together with projections for growth over the next few years and key drivers of expansion in the retail sector including convenience and online.
Current and future development pipelines and expansion plans of the 'big four' supermarkets, discounters and convenience store chains as well as non-food multiples and major department stores.
Detailed assessment of retail new build construction output, RMI and shopfitting, together with estimated forecasts for growth over the next few years.


Construction market overview: total construction output to 2022; non-residential construction output; output by sub-sector.
Construction output in the retail sector & shopfitting market in the UK.
Building programmes in the retail sector: overview; current trends in store size and formats.
Retail development pipeline, shopping centre development.
Grocery retail development pipeline; grocery pipeline - impact on construction contractors.
Building programmes and expansion plans leading retailers: grocery retail; non-food retail.


Planning issues: overview; changes to the national planning policy framework (NPPF).
Other issues: change of use legislation; business rates; rise of online retailing; etc.
The Grimsey and Portas reviews - an update.
Land and planning issues - the 'Big Four' supermarkets land and development activities.
Sustainable construction in the retail sector: retailer progress on reducing carbon emissions; BREEAM rating for retail.


Structure, size and value of the UK retail sector; retail sales and consumer spending.
Store closures/administrations in the retail sector.
The grocery market: overview and market size and structure; Sainsbury's/ASDA merger 2018.
Leading supermarket chains and superstores - company overview; property portfolio, future plans: Tesco; ASDA; J Sainsbury; WM Morrison; other supermarket groups.
Convenience retailing; discount/value retailing.
Non-food retailing: clothing & footwear; electrical appliances & consumer electronics; DIY & hardware; furniture & furnishings.
Leading non-food retailers, chains and department stores - expansion plans.
Out of town retail parks/retail warehouse construction.


Retail construction supply chains: Tesco; ASDA; Sainsbury'; Morrisons; Waitrose; Lidl; Aldi; Co-operative.
Key construction companies and contractors in the retail sector.
Value of construction projects by sub sector.
Retail sector projects: contractor's market share.
Leading contractors in the grocery/food retail sector & the general retailing sector; retail contractor profiles.
Leading shopfitting companies & leading developers in the retail sector.

    • Background
    • Sources of Information
    • Market Performance
    • Market Prospects
    • GDP
      • Table GDP Data - 2015-2018 - Key Constituent Elements
    • Inflation & Interest Rates
    • Unemployment
    • Household Consumption
    • Housing & Construction
    • Sterling
      • Table Exchange Rate Fluctuations 2014-2020 - Sterling to The Dollar, And The Euro, Spot Rates
    • Population Profile
    • Conclusions
    • Overview
    • Retail Sales and Consumer Spending
      • Table UK Retail Sales Growth 2012-2017 and Forecasts to 2022
      • Store Closures/Administrations
    • Retail Market Segmentation
      • Grocery retailing
        • Table UK Grocery Sector (Turnover Size and Market Share) by Value (£bn) 2018 and Forecast 2023
        • Table UK Grocery Market Major Multiples Shares: As at May 2018
      • Hypermarkets, superstores & supermarkets
      • Convenience / Local Stores
        • Table Specialist Convenience Store Groups- Number of Outlets, Market Share and Turnover (£bn) 2015 & 2018
      • Discount Retail
        • Table Largest Discount Store Operators in the UK - Store Portfolios, Expansion Plans and Turnover (£bn) 2015 & 2018
    • General Retailing / Non- Grocery
      • Table UK Non-Grocery Retailing by Main Product Group by Value 2017
    • E-Commerce
    • Recent Output Performance
    • Market Prospects
    • Market Influences
      • Growth in Online Shopping
      • National Planning Policy Framework
      • Changes in Store Formats
        • Table Supermarket Planning Consents by GIFA (ft2) 2017-18
      • Change of Use Legislation
      • Business Rates
      • Land and Planning Issues
      • Shortages in Traditional Construction Skills
        • Table UK Construction Industry by Profession, 2012-2022 (number of workers)
    • Market
    • Grocery Led Multiples
      • Table Leading Grocery Retailers: Planning Applications Submitted - 2017/18
    • General Retailing / High Street Stores
    • Shopping Centres
      • Table Major Shopping Centre Construction Projects 2018 - 2020
    • Retail Parks/Retail Warehouses
    • Procurement
    • Main Contractors Review
      • Table Leading Main Contractors in the Retail Sector (Food & Non-Food) - June 2016 - May 2018 by Number and Value of Contracts Won (£m)
      • Main Contractors
      • Leading Shopfitting Companies
        • Table Major Shopfitting Companies League Table 2017 (By Sales and Retail Clients)
    • Leading Developers in the Retail Sector
      • Table Leading Retail Developers in the UK - Current Property Portfolios 2018: Major Projects, Future Investments and Development Plans

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