As we approach 2023, a global economic recession is looking increasingly likely. Our latest Viewpoint report reveals IGD’s new forecast for food inflation and assesses the outlook for the UK economy.

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Viewpoint: How bad is the economic storm?

Given the level of volatility seen in recent months, we look at the impact on UK food and consumer goods businesses.

Global retail trends in 2022

To help suppliers and retailers navigate these changes and plan for the year ahead we have published our predictions for global retail trends in 2022 and how they will shape the international retail market.

Top stores to visit in 2022

Our new study ‘Top stores to visit in 2022’ showcases global stores that are pushing the boundaries and driving our industry forward. They highlight how retailers continue to invest in their stores to stand out and to compete with rivals, such as the expanding online channel and the new route to market - quick commerce.

What will shape the development of food-to-go in 2022: five trends to watch

2022 will be a year of continued innovation, concept development and new ways of doing business, as the market moves forward to adapt to the changing needs of the consumer.