Grocery Guru

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This series of podcasts discuss topics of Category Management, supermarkets, and retailing. Together with the Grocery Guru Andrew Grant, Darren A. Smith challenges, shares, and interrogates current issues in the world of retailing.
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Latest Episodes…

  1. Grocery Guru Episode #32: Discussing Preliminary GSCOP Survey Results and Sainsbury's Range Reset

    Preliminary GSCOP Survey Results & Sainsbury’s Range Reset Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the thirty-second episode of the Grocery Guru. They discuss the preliminary results of the latest GSCOP supplier survey, whilst the announcement of the Groceries Code Adjudicator’s concern about Sainsbury’s range reset and how they are ...

    2021-06-15

  2. Grocery Guru Episode #31: Increasing Costs -Plan Your Request for a Supermarket Cost Price Increase

    Supermarket Cost Price Increase Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the thirty-first episode of the Grocery Guru. They discuss increasing costs for suppliers. From diesel to cargo costs, to minimum wage labour. Whilst the supermarkets slug it out in a potential price war. And, all of this whilst everyone ...

    2021-06-04

  3. Grocery Guru Episode #30: Rapid Groceries |10-minute Window Deliveries

    The Rise of Rapid Groceries Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the thirtieth episode of the Grocery Guru. They discuss Rapid Groceries – The Rise of 10-minute Window Deliveries by 8 Start-Ups. Plus, the moves by Tesco and Sainsbury’s with ‘Whoosh’ and ‘Chop-Chop’, to compete. ...

    2021-06-01

  4. Grocery Guru Episode #29: The Demise of Tesco Metro and What is Happening to the Tesco Jack's Format

    Tesco Metro’s Demise and Fewer Formats for Tesco Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the twenty-ninth episode about the demise of Tesco Metro, what is happening to the Tesco Jack’s format, and maybe the start of Tesco managing fewer formats. ...

    2021-05-25

  5. Grocery Guru Episode #28: Morrisons Q1 Trading Statement 2021 - Back to Work or Not Back to Work?

    Morrison’s Q1 Trading Statement and Their Wholesale Performance Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the twenty-eighth episode about Morrisons Q1 trading statement for 2021 (14 weeks to 9 May 2021) – ‘On track for strong future profit growth and low debt’. Their partnership with Amazon, predicting the new working ...

    2021-05-13