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Emerging markets and online grocery

Briefing: Emerging market e-commerce: Online can build despite Russia’s challenges

Briefing: Emerging market e-commerce: Online can build despite Russia’s challenges

High demand for home grocery deliveries in large Russian cities and the success of such services in Western countries are helping create a buzz around online grocery retailing in Russia. But complexity and high cost of operating this model in Russia means few retailers have so far launched online sales channels. Online grocery stores that do exist tend to limit their deliveries to Moscow or St Petersburg, and emphasise their offline locations.

Briefing: Emerging market e-commerce: The risks and rewards of food e-tail in China

Briefing: Emerging market e-commerce: The risks and rewards of food e-tail in China

With the cooling global economy, top line expansion of packaged food categories in China has slowed somewhat. One channel that continues to grow apace is e-commerce. Online sales and the development of a multichannel strategy will become increasingly important to international players who have targeted expansion in China. In the next instalment of the just-food management briefing, we take a look at the risks and rewards on offer for overseas companies expanding in China's rapidly evolving e-tail space.

Briefing: Emerging market e-commerce: India’s fledgling food e-retail scene

Briefing: Emerging market e-commerce: India’s fledgling food e-retail scene

Complex infrastructure and limited access to the internet are just two of the challenges in growing the online grocery channel in India. But manufacturers in every sector and online retailers are eyeing the opportunity as the country's economy grows and incomes rise. Hannah Abdulla looks at how the FMCG industry can win online.