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Grocery Retail Market in UK 2015-2019

Grocery Retail Market in UK 2015-2019

About Grocery Retail

The UK grocery retail market primarily comprises five retail distribution channels: hypermarkets and superstores, small supermarkets, convenience stores, hard discounters, and online retailing.

Technavio's analysts forecast the grocery retail market in the UK to grow at a CAGR of 2.23% in terms of revenue over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

The report presents the vendor landscape and a detailed analysis of the four key vendors in the grocery retail market in the UK. It also discusses the major drivers that influence the growth of the market. It also outlines the challenges faced by the vendors and the market at a macro level, and the key trends emerging in the market.

Technavio's report, Grocery Retail Market in UK 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the landscape of the grocery retail market in the UK and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion on the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Vendors

  • Asda Stores
  • J Sainsbury
  • Tesco
  • Wm Morrison Supermarkets
Other Prominent Vendors
  • 99p Stores
  • Aldi
  • Co-operative Group
  • Greencore
  • Iceland Foods
  • Lidl
  • Ocado
  • Poundland
Market Driver
  • Increased Demand for Convenience Foods
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.
Market Challenge
  • Increased Competition
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • Increase in Number of Discount Retailers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Grocery Retail Market in the UK 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Grocery Retail Market in the UK: Asda Stores Ltd., Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc, J Sainsbury plc and Tesco plc

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: 99p Stores, Aldi, Co-operative Group, Greencore, Iceland Foods, Lidl, Poundland and Ocado

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Innovation of grocery shopping through contactless payment has become a trend in the market. The trend of the mobile wallet is expected to emerge with players such as Applepay and Googlepay in the coming year; the mobile payment facility is going beyond Starbucks.”

According to the report, grocery retailers in the UK are trying to cater to the changing consumer needs by adopting various in-store innovations. In-store innovations help vendors to differentiate their product and service offerings. For instance, several vendors are expanding their foodservice options to increase their customer traffic.

Further, the report states that the grocery retail market in the UK is experiencing a continual fall in grocery prices, driven by retailers battling to win customers. The challenge for food retailers is that in-store promotions also remain close to an all-time high and the use of vouchers or coupons continues, making consumer demand rather unpredictable.

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • By Revenue
        • Table Grocery Retail Market in UK 2013-2019 ($ billions)
    • Grocery Retail Market in UK by Market Segments
      • Table Grocery Retail Market in UK by Market Segments ($ billions)
    • Segmentation of Grocery Retail Market in UK by Retail Formats
      • Table Market Share by Grocery Retail Formats in UK 2014
    • Market Share Comparison of Grocery Retail Market by Retail Formats
      • Table Market Share Comparison by Grocery Retail Segments in UK 2014-2019
    • Grocery Retail Market Revenue Forecasting by Retail Formats in UK
      • Table Revenue Forecasting of Grocery Retail Market in UK by Retail Segments 2013-2019 ($ billions)
    • Grocery Retail Market CAGR Comparison by Retail Formats in UK
      • Table Grocery Retail Market Revenue CAGR Comparison by Retail Formats in UK 2015-2019
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Segmentation of Grocery Retail Market in UK by Retail Formats
    • Table Segmentation of Grocery Retail Market in UK by Retail Formats
    • Hypermarkets and Superstores
    • Small Supermarkets
    • Convenience Stores
    • Hard Discounters
    • Online
    • All Others
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Market Share Analysis 2014
      • Table Total Grocery Retail Market Share by Vendors 2013-2014
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • ASDA Stores
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Morrisons
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table Morrisons : Business Segmentation 2014
      • Revenue Segmentation 2015
        • Table Morrisons: Revenue Segmentation 2015
      • Revenue Segmentation 2014 and 2015
        • Table Morrisons: Revenue Segmentation 2014 and 2015 (US$ million)
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Sainsbury
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table J Sainsbury: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ millions)
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Tesco
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation By Revenue 2014
        • Table Tesco: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Geographical Presence
        • Table Tesco: Geographical Presence
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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