Kantar: Irish grocery remains buoyant
Ireland’s grocery market grew by 4.2% in the 12 weeks to 19 May 2019, according to Kantar’s latest supermarket share figures for Ireland’s highly competitive grocery market. Dunnes Stores held its main competitors Tesco and SuperValu off and retained the top share, controlling 22.3% of the market with Tesco just behind at 22.1%. SuperValu’s finishing figure for the perdiod was 21.2%.
Meawhile, Aldi and Lidl’s consisten growth continues, with the German supermarkets’ combined share standing at 23.6% – higher than other retailer for the third consecutive period.