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UK Retail Stats and Facts : Food & Grocery sector

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1 Market share of the largest Food & Grocery retailer in the UK 21.2%
2 How much the Food & Grocery sector is worth in the UK in 2020
3 How much the UK food & grocery market grew in the UK in 2020 (Y-o-Y)
4 How much the online food & grocery market is worth in the UK in 2020
5 Growth of the online Food & Grocery market in the UK in 2020 (Y-o-Y)
6 Proportion of online sales in the UK Food & Grocery sector in 2020
7 Proportion of expected online sales in 2024 within the UK Food & Grocery industry
8 Proportion of overall UK food & grocery sales from fresh & chilled 48%
9 Food & Grocery sales as a proportion of total UK retail sales in 2020 41.1%
10 Number of VAT-registered supermarket businesses in the UK in 2019 30,820
Source: ONS, Eurostat, Retail Economics

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