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Checkout Top 100 Brands 2020: The Most Anticipated Grocery Retail Publication Of The Year

By Donna Ahern
Checkout Top 100 Brands 2020: The Most Anticipated Grocery Retail Publication Of The Year

Ireland’s biggest brands are putting it up to their international counterparts in the latest edition of the Checkout Top 100 Brands 2020, produced by Checkout magazine, the leading magazine for the grocery retail sector in Ireland, in association with Nielsen.

Using data compiled by Nielsen, this issue ranks the overall Top 100 grocery brand performers in Ireland, as well as ranking Ireland’s Top 100 Grocery Categories, listing the Top 5 brands in each category.

The Checkout Top 100 Brands is based on branded value sales across the Irish grocery sector, making it the most accurate barometer of the biggest selling brands in the marketplace.

In compiling the report, Nielsen measures the sales performance of over 5,000 brands from over 200 product classes.

The Top Alcoholic Drink Brands and the Top Tobacco Brands are also ranked in this issue.


Checkout Top 100 Brands is the most anticipated Grocery Retail publication of the year and is widely regarded as the definitive guide to Ireland’s biggest and best selling brands making it a “must read” for retailers and the FMCG Grocery Manufacturers & Distributors alike.

It is the most comprehensive barometer of the grocery trade available. With a vast amount of brand and category insight the issue is kept by readers and used as a reference tool throughout the year.

Checkout Top 100 Brands 2020

While Coca-Cola continues to lead the Top 100, occupying the number one position for the 16th year in a row, there have been some significant changes to the other positions in our top five - iconic Irish brand Tayto moves into the top five to claim the third-place spot, having ranked sixth last year, and one of the country’s most popular energy drinks, Lucozade, moves up from fifth to fourth place in the Top 100 rankings.


The Top 10 Brands for 2020:

  1. Coca-Cola
  2. Cadbury Dairy Milk
  3. Tayto
  4. Lucozade
  5. Brennans
  6. Avonmore
  7. 7UP
  8. Jacobs
  9. Extra
  10. Red Bull

Special Subscription Offer - 20% Off 

Sign-up to our limited-time Premium Plus offer before 7 October to secure your print & digital copy of the Checkout Top 100 Brands 2020.

As the leading multimedia brand for the grocery retail sector, Checkout is a must-read for anybody working in the industry. Stay up to date with all the latest news with our app, website, weekly email news bulletin, and digital and printed magazines.

For over 50 years Checkout has been considered essential reading for those who are involved, or wish to be involved, in Ireland's FMCG, Food and Drinks sectors.


Checkout will keep you up-to-date on the key issues that affect your business covering the latest news on Retail, World News, A-Brands, Fresh Produce, Drinks Sector, Supply Chain, Technology, Packaging, Interviews, Research, Retail Reports, Category and Marketing Reports and the much valued Checkout Top 100 Brands in association with Nielsen. To subscribe to Checkout visit our subscriptions page.

For further information or assistance:

Email: Colette O' Brien at [email protected] or Telephone: + 353 1 236 5823 or Mobile: 087 956 1781

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