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Kantar Consulting’s top 50 US and global retailers of 2018

Kantar Consulting’s latest rankings of the top 50 US and global retailers show some shuffling among the top three on the US list as well as some significant advances from major retailers in China, Spain, and Russia on the global list.

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Amazon International: The five slides you need

12 Jun 2018

By: Alvaro Morilla

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of Amazon International for a SWOT analysis, financial review, strategic overview, summary of key initiatives, and implications.

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Now available: Global eCommerce data and insights with Digital CommerceScope

Announcing Kantar Consulting’s new global eCommerce data and insights resource, Digital CommerceScope. Surveying 45,000 online shoppers across 15 markets, Digital CommerceScope gets under the skin of the eCommerce shopper.

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How on-demand shopping is redefining consumer expectations

Consumers are more demanding than ever. With easy and quick access to any type of information or service, they’re no longer limited to shopping in handful of places. Consumers’ channel agnostic view is forcing retailers to be flexible, create new services and solutions that meet shoppers’ demands.

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Amazon International May Roundup: Gearing Up for H2

4 Jun 2018

By: Alvaro Morilla

A recap of all things Amazon during the month of May and a look at Amazon's direction of travel.

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Japan retail market report

16 May 2018

By: Himanshu Pal

We look at the forces likely to influence the future of retail in Japan and the key disruptions that FMCG suppliers must watch out for to successfully navigate this turbulent period.

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Amazon’s impressive International Q1 Results: What to expect next

1 May 2018

By: Alvaro Morilla

Amazon never ceases to impress us analysts. They’re one of the most interesting and vibrant business to study. After a record breaking holiday season, Amazon posted a massive 43% growth to USD51 Billion. Here we give a closer look at Amazon’s impressive International results

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Walmart global Q4 FY 2018 and year-end results and analysis

In Q4 FY 2018, Walmart rebalanced its business by closing some US clubs reducing investment on some international eCommerce platforms while also doubling down on emerging market growth and rising traffic. Overall sales rose 3.0% for the year and 4.2% for Q4.

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The New Retail Calendar

With the world becoming increasingly connected, new occasions make their way to the global scene, creating a whole new promotional calendar. This deck takes a fresh look at how to activate this new promotional calendar in a meaningful and profitable manner.

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Global macro outlook

5 Apr 2018

By: Doug Hermanson

Most major global markets are poised for stronger growth in 2018. Find out in this summary slide deck which markets will improve and which will fall further behind.

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Digital Purchasing Evolution: Fulfillment Model Adoption Driving Digital Maturity

This report examines the evolution fulfillment model adoption by shoppers in eight key countries, leveraging Kantar Consulting’s 2017 Digital CommerceScope.