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Store Visits

Each year our analysts visit dozens of stores across the globe to bring you in-depth store visit reports. Each of the following store visit feature floor plans, store photos and full commentary written by our team of international retail experts.

Store Visits
Mannings China: a day with the retailer
Mannings China: a day with the retailer
We spent a day with Mannings, Dairy Farm’s health and beauty arm, in Shanghai and learnt how the retailer enhanced its health offering and leveraged technology ...
Jan 2017


Easy Carrefour, Gonghe Store, Shanghai, China
Easy Carrefour, Gonghe Store, Shanghai, China
Carrefour is concentrating on convenience store development in China, trying to find a new growth model for the competitive market. We visited this Easy Carrefour store ...
Dec 2016


Metro MyMart, jinshajiang Rd, Shanghai, China
Metro MyMart, jinshajiang Rd, Shanghai, China
The convenience store format presents a huge growth opportunity in China and the sector is outperforming other grocery retail formats amid the sluggish economy. MyMart is ...
Nov 2016


CRV, Kunming, China
CRV, Kunming, China
We visited the leading Chinese retailer CR Vanguard’s first and only store in Yunnan province to learn how the national leader is winning in a new ...
Jun 2015


AEON, Suzhou Wuzhong, China
AEON, Suzhou Wuzhong, China
Aeon is accelerating its expansion in China in the tough retail environment. In Aeon’s Suzhou Wuzhong Store, we witnessed Aeon’s continuous effort on enhancing shopper experience ...
Mar 2015


Mannings Kaisa Plaza, Guangzhou, China
Mannings Kaisa Plaza, Guangzhou, China
We visited Mannings in Guangzhou to experience how Mannings China are more effectively working with suppliers and enhancing shopper loyalty. ...
Sep 2014


7-Eleven Leighton #0271, Guangzhou, China
7-Eleven Leighton #0271, Guangzhou, China
On July 11th, the 7-11 day, we visited the store to experience how it’s leading the development of ready-to-eat category and catching the growing trend of ...
Aug 2014


WuMart, Xinjiekou, Beijing, China
WuMart, Xinjiekou, Beijing, China
This centrally located store focuses strongly on the fresh credentials, with vegetables and fruit sourced directly from farms and delivered daily, drawing local residents to the ...
Jun 2014


RT Mart, Yangpu, China
RT Mart, Yangpu, China
RT Mart is the No. 1 hypermarket chain in China. Explore with us how RT Mart focuses on freshness of food and creating an inspirational and ...
Apr 2014


Ito Yokado, Chengdu, China
Ito Yokado, Chengdu, China
Take a look at how Ito Yokado is upweighting its convenience ranges and helping customers live more healthily in its top performing Chengdu store ...
Mar 2014


Walmart, Jingtian Shenzhen, China
Walmart, Jingtian Shenzhen, China
We visited Walmart’s Jingtian store in Shenzhen to see how the retailer is implementing its EDLP strategy as well improving quality and ranging to appeal to ...
Mar 2014


Yonghui, Tianjin, China
Yonghui, Tianjin, China
Find out how Yonghui, one of China’s fastest growing grocery retailers, is bringing a market style environment as well as great value to modern retailing. ...
Jul 2013


SPAR China: a day with the retailer
SPAR China: a day with the retailer
IGD was invited to spend a day with SPAR China, giving us the opportunity to see three interesting store formats and one of its 11 Chinese ...
Jul 2013


Walmart, Baoshan, Shanghai, China
Walmart, Baoshan, Shanghai, China
We visited Walmart's most recent store opening in Shanghai and assess how the retailer is regaining its price leadership, investing in fresh, leveraging technology and innovating ...
May 2013


RT Mart, Minzuyuan, Beijing, China
RT Mart, Minzuyuan, Beijing, China
RT Mart is one of China’s most admired grocery retailers – find out here how a strong value proposition, in-store theatre and localised ranges are helping ...
Jan 2013


Wumart, Da Cheng, Beijing, China
Wumart, Da Cheng, Beijing, China
Wumart is a market leader in Beijing. We visited one of the retailer’s largest stores to see its latest developments in the hypermarket format. ...
Jan 2013


Tesco, Fuzhoudao, Tianjin, China
Tesco, Fuzhoudao, Tianjin, China
Tesco Fuzhoudao displays some of the great initiatives that Tesco is implementing in China to help it develop a strong local model. Check out this store ...
Dec 2012


Shanghai and Beijing store visits, China
Shanghai and Beijing store visits, China
We have recently returned from a trip to the dynamic Chinese market where we visited some major retailers’ stores to see how their offer has evolved. ...
Aug 2012


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