Press Releases

IRI to present at the New Zealand Food & Grocery Council conference.

IRI’s David Shukri to present at the New Zealand Food & Grocery Council conference.

IRI and Clavis Insight form alliance to offer e-Commerce intelligence & optimisation for brands in Australia’s growing online market.

The alliance enables brand owners to optimise their online channel representation, drive profitable e-Commerce growth and protect brand equity.

Product range rather than price or convenience drives consumers in-store – IRI European Shopper Insights Report

For 60% range is main reason for store choice when grocery shopping in supermarkets/hypermarkets, while price is key for discounters and online shopping

Healthy eating trend boost for vegetarian, free-from and organic food producers

IRI survey of shoppers across Europe finds more than two thirds are buying healthy food
German shoppers most likely to buy organic food (versus half of Europeans) 39% of shoppers buying vegetarian food options
‘Free-from’ food on the shopping menu of one third of shoppers

European grocery shoppers become digital Infoseekers as the cost of shopping continues to rise

1 in 3 shoppers uses the Internet to seek information before shopping
Smartphones assist 65% of digital infoseekers with in-store savings
84% of shoppers prepare a shopping list and 1 in 10 do this on their phone
Southern Europeans more focused than Northern Europeans on finding the best deal

Globus selects IRI as its preferred partner for data sharing and technology in Germany

IRI’s Holistic Retail Solution provides advanced predictive analytics and transactional data insights to Globus and its suppliers

IRI to Address POPAI Marketing@Retail Summit

IRI's Mike Boland to Present at the POPAI Marketing@Retail Summit on Changing Social Values, Holistic Health and the Increasingly Complex Shopper Journey.

Boots UK and IRI announce customer insight platform partnership

Boots UK announces today that it has partnered with IRI to develop and operate a range of world-class customer insight tools for its product brands*.

Private Label Growth Outpaces National Brands.

IRI predicts private label will continue to grow as retailers tap into key consumer trends and create more premium-tier products that create shopper intrigue and engagement.

‘Front of Shop’ becomes the battle ground for Pharmacy Retailers

IRI is seeing large established brands and smaller independent buying groups combine forces to create a strong and clear market offering for consumers.

Cooperation agreement entered into by IRI and EROSKI

IRI calls for industry standard on Big Data Collaboration

IRI’s latest whitepaper on Big Data Collaboration calls for FMCG retailers and manufacturers to unify their data and analytics expertise in order to drive brand and category growth

IRI and M&S to address Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit 2017 on how retailers and CPG manufacturers can share big data for smart growth

Striking the balance for consumers: ingredient moderation drives permissibility in indulgent categories

IRI research is showing shoppers are broadening their healthy eating habits and the brands taking advantage of these pockets of opportunities are realising growth. Embracing naturally nutritious ingredients, and being positioned as a ‘healthy’ alternative becoming an inspiring proposition to consumers.

IRI's Daniel Bone to join AFGC discussion on Health & Wellness trends impacting grocery.

RI’s Daniel Bone will join the Health & Wellness Mega Trends Stream at the Food and Grocery Australia conference.

The rise of Premiumisation in liquor as Australians choose quality over price.

IRI finds that Australian drinkers are opting for liquor brands that offer a superior taste experience, rather than the lowest price

Price rises and private label drive up sales of olive oil across Europe

IRI announces change in senior management team: Anthony Graham to lead IRI Solutions and Innovations team as Lynda Gammell moves to new IRI role

IRI, the big data and technology expert for consumer industries, has announced the appointment of Anthony Graham as Executive Vice President of International Solutions and Innovations to replace Lynda Gammell. This senior management change in the International division of IRI took effect Tuesday, 3 January 2017.

IRI finds that a mixed economic outlook is fuelling change in traditional shopper behaviour.

Europe’s FMCG brands reduce reliance on price promotions claims IRI

IRI Price and Promotion in Western Economies report reveals a pause in promotion escalation as manufacturers re-assess their value.