Region: Guatemala
Category: Retailing

Guatemala Retailing

(21 reports matching your criteria)
  • Mobile E-Commerce in Guatemala

    ... low base. The rising penetration of smartphones, which are used by a far higher percentage of the population than computers, means that the has become an extremely attractive option for companies trying to continue selling ... Read More

  • Apparel and Footwear Specialist Retailers in Guatemala

    ... of non-essential retail in March. Although most outlets have gradually been reopening over the year, following the government’s attempt to reopen the economy, ongoing virus control measures including social distancing and mandatory mask wearing are ... Read More

  • Direct Selling in Guatemala

    ... close to two thirds of value sales in a typical year. There has been a marked decline in demand beauty products overall, largely as a result of the nationwide curfews, restrictions on socialising and the ... Read More

  • Mixed Retailers in Guatemala

    ... performances by type. Sales via department stores are set to drop by almost a third over the year, partly because of the closure of non-essential retailers in mid-March, but more importantly because of the sharp ... Read More

  • Modern Grocery Retailers in Guatemala

    ... meant consumers were compelled to eat most of their meals at home should have driven up demand for meal ingredients, and although foodservice outlets were more or less reopened (albeit with significant restrictions in place) ... Read More

  • Traditional Grocery Retailers in Guatemala

    ... more meals at home in 2020, thanks to the shutdown of foodservice and on-trade outlets in mid-March and consumer reluctance to return to these outlets. This is thanks to the inconvenience of social distancing measures ... Read More

  • E-Commerce in Guatemala

    ... from a low base, and the channel has already been growing at high rates for some time, but the onset of COVID-19 has clearly helped accelerate this trend. Certain categories have benefitted more strongly than ... Read More

  • Health and Beauty Specialist Retailers in Guatemala

    ... health concerns have spiked over the year, unsurprisingly, and as a result chemists/pharmacies and drugstores/parapharmacies saw double digit value growth and an uptick from 2019. These outlets also benefited from the fact that they have ... Read More

  • Retailing in Guatemala

    ... developed countries. Although e-commerce and mobile e-commerce are both set to see strong growth in 2020 and over the forecast period, the closure of non-essential retail outlets at the beginning of the lockdown, and the ... Read More

  • Apparel and Footwear Specialist Retailers in Guatemala

    ... expand. Unlike more mid-priced and luxury brands, budget brands like Adoc, Bullock’s, and Megapaca, can open outside of the city centres, to cater to their less affluent clientele. This has also led to faster expansion ... Read More

  • Health and Beauty Specialist Retailers in Guatemala

    ... and the continued growth of direct selling, health and beauty specialists remained small in Guatemala. However, the main area of success in health and beauty specialists were local chemists/pharmacies. The success of these stores lies ... Read More

  • Modern Grocery Retailers in Guatemala

    ... in 2018, and Unisuper SA entered with 10 La Torre Express stores. Discounters continued to expand aggressively: Wal-Mart Centroamérica SA opened 19 stores in 2018, most of them located in rural areas of the country. ... Read More

  • Traditional Grocery Retailers in Guatemala

    ... in 2019, mainly from population growth. However, modern grocery retailers saw higher growth in 2019, due to aggressive geographic expansion, marketing campaigns and discounts among leading modern grocery chains. Euromonitor International's Traditional Grocery Retailers in ... Read More

  • Retailing in Guatemala

    ... variety stores, as well as electronic and appliance specialists who benefited from the lowered prices of electronic goods. E-commerce, mobile e-commerce and apparel and footwear specialists all recorded solid growth, benefiting from the ongoing modernisation ... Read More

  • Direct Selling in Guatemala

    ... growth and innovation, with the appeal of working in direct selling allowing people to gain employment while working for themselves. Often, direct sellers can reach parts of the country where there are no store-based retailers, ... Read More

  • Mixed Retailers in Guatemala

    ... of around 6,000 square meters. The chain has operated in Guatemala since 1999 but has not expanded to other areas of the country. The only department stores that exist in Guatemala are Almacenes Siman, which ... Read More

  • Internet Retailing in Guatemala

    ... incomes and higher education levels to understand how internet shopping works, as well as access to credit cards to make the purchases. To promote growth in the industry, courier companies such as ICC Logistics and ... Read More

  • Mobile Internet Retailing in Guatemala

    ... barriers is that consumers do not feel comfortable making purchases directly from their phone, but use apps mainly as browsing devices. However, innovation in new app development is strong in Guatemala, and service provider companies ... Read More

  • Non-Grocery Specialists in Guatemala

    ... Mall, Pradera and Arkadia. Most international franchises of non-grocery specialists, such as apparel stores Zara and Forever 21 are located in these shopping centres. However, urbanisation and globalisation are strong growth drivers of non-grocery specialists ... Read More

  • Grocery Retailers in Guatemala

    ... The success of these stores come mainly from their location (which are at a walking distance from consumers’ homes and working areas), their strong penetration in rural areas of the country and the sales of ... Read More

  • Non-Store Retailing in Guatemala

    ... 10%-15%) + VAT of 12% plus an import fee depending on the weight and size of the package. This new method made internet retailing very affordable, because it allowed consumers to shop for expensive things ... Read More

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