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Insight Research is a UK based international retail strategy business, specialising in the convenience and fuels & mobility retail industry.

Insight Research

Founded in 1981, Insight Research has a long-established reputation as objective convenience and fuels & mobility retail industry experts.

We specialise in helping our clients benchmark their businesses against the most innovative operators globally.

We constantly research the progress of the leading convenience retailers in the most advanced global markets in order to put ourselves in this position.

As an industry we are known for sharing and exchanging ideas and developments. Insight Research has always believed in and contributed to this philosophy. 

Our Global Convenience Store Focus publication is circulated free to the industry and is widely seen as a must read with its original, in-depth CEO interviews, videos and news.

While, Shop Talk LIVE, our faced paced conversational style webinar series brings senior convenience retail industry leaders together from across the globe to share knowledge, exchange ideas and focus on innovation in our industry.


NACS Representative

Insight is European Representative for NACS, the international association for convenience and fuel retailing based in Washington DC. (www.convenience.org)

Aligned to the NACS mission statement, Insight serves the convenience and fuel retailing industry by providing industry knowledge and creating meaningful connections for the combined benefit of the international industry.

Dan Munford

Dan Munford is a recognized expert on the European and international convenience and fuel retail markets.

He has unrivalled knowledge of and connections into European convenience & fuel retail operators at the highest level. As Managing Director at Insight Research, Dan originated the NACS relationship that has been an important part of the Insight and NACS international business for more than a decade.

He has worked as a consultant on retailer strategy projects at main board level for many years for diverse convenience & fuel retail businesses globally.

Dan is a Special Advisor to NACS International Board and NACS Regional Representative for Europe. 

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Nick Scherzer

Insight Director, Nick Scherzer joined the business over a decade ago and is a recognized expert on the European and international convenience and fuel retail markets.

Prior to joining Insight, Nick spent 12 years in a variety of operational roles with SPAR South Africa, one of the most sophisticated operators of the SPAR brand globally.

Nick has led Insight’s global strategic store visit program for many years, building a strong network of relationships with retailers across the globe. At last count we estimate the program has engaged with 2,500 retailers and suppliers, visiting upwards of 300 convenience and fuel retail sites in 25 cities, across 5 continents over the years. 

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Strategy

In a time of massive disruption and equally large opportunity, we offer a global perspective of current and future trends in convenience and mobility retailing.

EV Workshop

As our industry faces this long-term transition one thing is certain; timing the right response is essential to successfully adapting your network for the future.

About Insight

Founded in 1981, Insight Research has a long-established reputation as objective convenience, fuels and mobility retail industry experts.

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