- Language: English
- Published: December 2012
Modern Grocery Retailing Market in the US 2012-2016
- ID: 2644645
- August 2013
- Region: United States
- 60 Pages
The analysts forecast the Modern Grocery Retailing market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 0.76 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing demand for convenience food. The Modern Grocery Retailing market in the US has also been witnessing the growth of private label brands. However, the intense vendor competition could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.
The report, the Modern Grocery Retailing Market in the US 2012-2016, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Modern Grocery Retailing in the US market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
The key vendors dominating this space include Publix Super Markets Inc., Safeway Inc., SuperValu Inc., The Kroger Co., and Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
The other vendors mentioned in this report are Ahold U.S.A. Inc., Aldi Inc., Delhaize America Inc., HE Butt Grocery Co., Meijer Inc., Sears Holdings Corp., Target Corp., and Tesco plc.
Key questions answered in this report:
- What will the market size be in 2016 and what will be the growth rate?
- What are key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of each of these key vendors?
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01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
04. Market Research Methodology
Market Research Process
05. Scope of the Report
06. Market Landscape
06.1 Market Size and Forecast
06.2 Grocery Retailing in the US- Modern vs Traditional (US$ billion)
Market Size and Forecast
Comparison of Various Grocery Retailing Formats in the US
Comparison of CAGR of the Grocery Retailing in the US-Modern vs Traditional vs Total (percent)
06.3 Modern Grocery Retailing in the US- Segmentation by Retail Formats
Market Size and Forecast
06.4 Modern Grocery Retailing in the US- CAGR Comparison of Different Retail Formats
06.5 Five Forces Analysis
07. Market Entry Strategy for the New Vendors
08. Vendor Landscape
08.1 Modern Grocery Retailing in the US by Vendor Segmentation 2012
08.2 Modern Grocery Retailing in the US- Segmentation by Retail Brands 2012
09. Buying Criteria
10. Market Growth Drivers
11. Drivers and their Impact
12. Market Challenges
13. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
14. Market Trends
15. Key Vendor Analysis
15.1 Publix Super Markets Inc.
15.2 Safeway Inc.
15.3 SuperValu Inc.
15.4 The Kroger Co.
15.5 Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
16. Other Reports in this Series
List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Modern Grocery Retailing in the US 2012-2016 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 3: Grocery Retailing in the US 2012-2016 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 4: Growth Rate Comparison of Various Grocery Retailing Formats in the US (percent)
Exhibit 5: Comparison of CAGR of the Various Grocery Retailing Formats in the US (percent)
Exhibit 6: Modern Grocery Retailing in the US- Segmentation by Retail Formats 2012-2016 (percent)
Exhibit 7: Modern Grocery Retailing in the US- Segmentation by Retail Formats 2012-2016 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 8: Modern Grocery Retailing in the US- CAGR Comparison of Different Retail Formats 2012-2016
Exhibit 9: Consolidated View of the Modern Grocery Retailing in the US- Segmentation by Retail Formats
Exhibit 10: Modern Grocery Retailing in the US by Vendor Segmentation 2012
Exhibit 11: Modern Grocery Retailing in the US - Segmentation by Retail Brands 2012
Exhibit 12: Distribution of Retail Stores in Various Geographical Locations
Exhibit 13: Retail Format Segmentation of The Kroger Co. with Some of their Popular Brands
Exhibit 14: Segmentation of Wal-Mart Stores in the US
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the team said: “Private label brands in modern grocery retailing include products that are developed and marketed by retailers who run various retail formats. Such products are available only in stores owned by a particular retailer. Private label brands play a huge role in the growth of a company. These are the products that are low-cost alternatives to regional, national, and international brands. However, these products are also sold as premium products in certain occasions. Modern grocery retailers have been leveraging private label brands to generate higher revenue since these products give higher margins to the retailers. Further, retailers place nationally advertised products with their private label brands in the same shelf space to attract traffic toward its private label brands. Owing to the recession, customers in the US have been increasingly adopting private label brands, as they are cost-effective as compared to national and international brands. Traditionally, these products were viewed as low quality generic alternatives. However, retailers have significantly improved private label brands, both in terms of brand value as well as quality. This is why customers have started developing loyalty toward these products. Therefore, the increasing number of private label brands is one of the key trends that is expected to impact the Modern Grocery Retailing market in the US during the forecast period.”
According to the report, one of the main drivers is the increasing demand for convenience foods. Convenience foods are foods that are easy to prepare, easy to eat, and can be used for more than a single serving. With the growing need to have ample leisure time, consumers are increasingly opting for convenience foods. Further, with the reducing size of households, increasing number of working women, and changing demographics of consumers; the demand for convenience foods has increased significantly.
Further, the report states that one of the main challenges is intense competition in the market. Due to the huge market size of the Modern Grocery Retailing market in the US, in terms of revenue, many new vendors are entering the market making it more and more fragmented. Further, existing vendors in the market are coming up with innovative ideas and concepts for their products to differentiate themselves from others and to meet the changing consumer needs.
The report also includes a discussion of the other vendors operating in this market. The other vendors in the market are Ahold U.S.A. Inc., Delhaize America Inc., HE Butt Grocery Co., Meijer Inc., and Target Corp.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.
- Ahold U.S.A. Inc.
- Aldi Inc.
- Delhaize America Inc.
- HE Butt Grocery Co.
- Meijer Inc.
- Publix Super Markets Inc.
- Safeway Inc.
- Sears Holdings Corp.
- SuperValu Inc.
- Target Corp.
- Tesco plc.
- The Kroger Co.
- Wal-Mart Stores Inc.