BFM Business has put collectively a cart of 48 merchandise amongst the 200 most bought by the French in response to Iri, whose value tendencies we are going to measure in the coming weeks.
Inflation has made a comeback in supermarkets. After a sophisticated exit from Covid, the conflict in Ukraine and worldwide sanctions have elevated the price of vitality and plenty of supplies that go into the manufacture and transport of shopper merchandise.
After significantly tense negotiations between supermarkets and producers, costs in supermarkets have already swelled by round 3% in April in response to Iri, the largest improve recorded for 14 years. And that is actually solely the starting. Distributors and producers have opened a brand new spherical of negotiations with the acceleration of inflation. Discussions that would result in a fair higher improve by the summer season. According to Iri, this waltz of labels might attain 5% in the coming weeks.
48 merchandise amongst the 200 “best sellers”
It is for instance these considerably summary knowledge that BFM Business is launching the “BFM Business trolley” operation. Over the subsequent few weeks, we are going to measure the evolution of round forty shopper merchandise on a drive from a significant French distributor. A procuring cart made up of 48 merchandise exactly chosen from unique knowledge (the 200 best-selling merchandise by quantity between June 2021 and May 2022 in France) transmitted by the panelist Iri.
The goal of the “BFM Business trolley” is to not be exhaustive, like the panellists or INSEE who are concerned in scientific approaches. This is a testimonial from a comparatively consultant French shopper.
Among these merchandise, we discover the pack of 6 bottles of Cristaline water, the 250-gram President butter bar, the 400-gram jar of Nutella, the 1.75 L bottle of Coca Cola, the set of two of Colgate toothpaste, the 47-pack of Pampers Baby Dry nappies, the one-liter bottle of Ricard pastis, but in addition frozen floor beef, pasta and personal label potatoes.
Week 1: €144.59
During our first value assertion on Friday, May 13, the complete of our races amounted to 144.59 euros.
How will our trolley evolve in the coming weeks? Which merchandise will price us extra? Will some go down? This is what we are going to reveal all through our operation “The BFM Business trolley”.