Top 10 UK Retailers: Food and Grocery sector

Retail Economics publish a monthly UK Food and Grocery sector report that provides in-depth analysis on the latest retail data and consumer trends affecting the category. The report covers retail sales growth, region and category-specific economic insight, together with market share size and rankings for the UK's top ten Food and Grocery retailers:

UK Market Share 2015

Position Retailer Market Share (%) Summary
1 Tesco Padlock% The UK’s largest retailer will continue to struggle against seismic structural changes occurring in the sector. Competition from Aldi and Lidl, in par ... Padlock
2 Sainsburys Padlock% Sainsbury’s has managed to protect market share more so than its main competitors but remains under intense pressure from a rapidly changing market. T ... Padlock
3 Asda Padlock% Asda appears more focused on the long term than its competitors who may need more immediate remedies. Investing heavily in lower prices and its core E ... Padlock
4 Morrisons Padlock% Despite strategic advantages in strong supply chains, Morrisons continues to endure reduced market share and the turnaround looks elusive. The disposa ... Padlock
5 The Co-operative Padlock% The Co-operative has faced significant challenges in the past couple of years but the Rescue, Rebuild, Renew three stage strategy is beginning to gain ... Padlock
6 Waitrose Padlock% The performance of Waitrose has slowed in recent quarters suggesting that even the high end of the market is not immune from the growth of the discoun ... Padlock
7 Aldi Padlock% Aldi has attacked the heartland of UK grocery by undercutting the Big Four with highly competitive prices and investing in more premium produce which ... Padlock
8 Marks and Spencer Padlock% Marks and Spencer has focused on quality 'dining at home' food which is a key differentiator from its main competitor Waitrose. It is well placed to b ... Padlock
9 Spar Padlock% SPAR will continue to focus on 'S Budget' and other private label ranges to deliver value to its customers. Increasing format flexibility will help ke ... Padlock
10 Lidl Padlock% Aggressive growth and ambitious store expansion will see further market share growth for Lidl. The widening of product ranges will help broaden market ... Padlock

Source: Financial reports, Consumer Surveys, Retail Economics analysis


UK Top 10 Retailers by Sector

Food and Grocery

Food and Grocery

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Clothing and Footwear

Homewares

Homewares

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DIY and Gardening

DIY and Gardening

Electricals

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Health and Beauty

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