With the advent of a new year and decade, there is no better time to address the topic of format as grocers continue to gravitate toward smaller store sizes, an accelerating trend.
As the stage is set for what’s next, during 2020, we experienced an increased preparation of meals at home, reaffirming grocers’ place in our lives. As we head into 2021, grocers strive to smartly implement planning from both an omni retailing stance, influencing the types of stores and how they are networked.
In this month’s issue of Progressive Grocer, our Steven Duffy gives a detailed look at the big future of small formats. His insight and the three key takeaways may surprise you. To learn more, simply click here. You may also download the full digital edition by clicking here.