GLG Network Survey Tracker: Boparan II

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GLG interviewed 40 procurement and supply chain experts at UK grocery chains. This is the second iteration of this survey, following the first one conducted in December 2019.

What will you learn from this survey?

  • Respondents discussed their views on Boparan’s product quality, pricing, and service levels, as well as production and factory standards.
  • The survey captured the competitive positioning of Boparan across these metrics.
  • Lastly, experts commented on the future poultry purchasing volume and needs.

Examples of findings:

  • In April 2022, 88% of the respondents stated they expect an increase in fresh poultry sales over the next 3 years.
  • 2 Sisters Food Group (Boparan) has been selected by 50% of the experts as the best poultry company in terms of supply chain and delivery time.
  • Overall, 53% of the participants consider 2 Sisters Food Group’s innovation in fresh poultry versus its competitors to be much better.


The standard deliverable includes: 

  • 1 x Individual responses (“raw data”) in Excel.
  • 1 x PPT report with aggregated data.
  • Executive summary with key takeaways and highlights from the raw data.


  • How have your total fresh poultry sales volume and prices changed in the past year?
  • How will your fresh poultry sales volume and prices change in the next 3 years?
  • Please select the best poultry company across the following criteria (e.g. quality standards, supply chain, reliability).
  • What percent of your total poultry sales come from the following suppliers?
  • Next year, do you anticipate buying more/less/the same volume of poultry from 2 Sisters Food Group?
  • How would you rate 2 Sisters Food Group’s innovation in fresh poultry vs. its competitors?
  • How would you rate 2 Sisters Food Group’s service level vs. its competitors?
  • How would you rate 2 Sisters Food Group’s operational standards at the factory level vs. its competitors?

This survey is available to subscribers of the Consumer Goods and Services (CGS) sector (Limited subscriptions and above). This offer includes the raw data file and a high-level presentation through PowerPoint. Please contact your GLG representative for details on your firm’s access.

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