News • Apr 11, 2018 15:28 BST
Tesco’s latest results have revealed pre-tax profits of £1.3 billion for the year to 24 February, up from £145 million for the previous year, as UK like-for-like sales rose 2.2 per cent. This came on the back of innovations like the introduction of a contactless Clubcard, which was rolled out to 18 million Clubcard members during the period.
News • Apr 11, 2018 14:01 BST
Tesco has posted pre-tax profits of £1.3bn for the year to 24 February, up from £145m for the previous year, as UK like-for-like sales rose 2.2%. Danielle Pinnington, managing director at shopper research agency Shoppercentric, said Tesco’s approach, under boss Dave Lewis, seems to be paying off.
News • Mar 14, 2018 14:36 GMT
We add our view on the recent news that Morrison's have reported an 11% rise in profits.
News • Mar 14, 2018 14:21 GMT
Danielle Pinnington, managing director, Shoppercentric, observes: “Morrisons has been working hard to understand what today’s shoppers need from their stores, and putting those learnings into practice. Keeping an ear to the ground is so important as shopping habits, household spending pressures and the competitive context change so quickly.
News • Feb 12, 2018 16:24 GMT
UK shoppers turn to smartphones for groceries Shoppercentric’s Stock Take Index, which comes from a survey of over 1,000 Brits, has found a substantial increase in smartphone usage for grocery shopping.
News • Feb 08, 2018 14:53 GMT
A sizeable majority (57%) of consumers now use discounters at least once a month for their grocery shopping, up 13% on 2017 figures, new research reveals.
News • Feb 08, 2018 14:48 GMT
UK shoppers widening their repertoires, Shoppercentric SmartTVs and wearable devices have yet to make an impact on shopping patterns, according to the annual Shopper Stock Take report from Shoppercentric, involving 1,020 UK consumers.
Shopper Stock Take 2018- Trend to little and often shopping 'may have reached ceiling', claims new report
News • Feb 07, 2018 14:33 GMT
Shoppercentric’s latest Shopper Stock Take Index finds proportion shifted to little and often has plateaued at 16%.
News • Sep 28, 2017 10:15 BST
One in three shoppers have stopped buying a brand or from a business because they were uncomfortable with what they stood for, according to a new study out this week.
News • Sep 27, 2017 10:59 BST
New research suggests that today’s consumers are more distrustful than ever before. According to Shoppercentric’s latest report, a whopping 46% of people fall into the ‘cynical’ bracket - displaying a distinct lack of trust in others. This naturally extends to brands, with the majority of shoppers rating corporate retailers and companies poorly when it comes to putting consumer interests first.
News • Sep 25, 2017 15:20 BST
Shoppers are highly likely to boycott brands which run “promotions that aren’t as good as they sound” according to new research into how much UK consumers trust retailers and brands.
News • Sep 25, 2017 12:33 BST
UK – Almost half ( 46%) of UK shoppers are cynical, not agreeing with the statement that ‘they are trustful of others’, according to research from Shoppercentric.
News • Sep 25, 2017 11:00 BST
Research company Shoppercentric surveyed more than 1,000 people about their attitudes to retailers and brands and the independent trade came out ahead of the supermarkets when it came to trust.
News • Sep 25, 2017 10:40 BST
Independent local retailers are among the most trusted organisations, only beaten by the National Health Service (NHS), the police and schools, a report from research agency Shoppercentric has revealed.
News • Sep 25, 2017 10:30 BST
The research, entitled: “WindowON… Trust Issues”, was carried out across 1,048 UK shoppers aged 18+ and looked at how shoppers feel about the retailers and brands they purchase from.