Convenience store visits

Our store visit reports feature floor plans, store photos and full commentary written by our team of international retail experts. Dozens of reports are made every year of stores that feature new concepts in food and grocery retail.

Videos

27/01/2021
See inside our pick for January’s store of the month, GRIDSERVE, UK. We look at how the world’s first solely electric forecourt provides a strong retail offer and useful facilities for customers whose dwell time will be much longer than the current refuelling pitstop.

Presentations

25/09/2018
This 7-Eleven store opened in December 2017 and presents some of 7-Eleven’s latest operational strategies and tactics.
25/09/2018
Learn how Midcounties Co-operative are using partnerships to shape the offer in-store, attracting new shopper groups and serving new missions.
11/09/2018
Learn how Co-op tailored their branding, communications, range and in-store environment to appeal to festival communities, and particularly young shoppers.
04/09/2018
CP ALL, the operator of 7-Eleven in Thailand, are masters in flexing stores to locations, we visited five stores in different locations to see best practice in action.
23/08/2018
Reliance Fresh is the convenience banner operated by Reliance Retail, delivering strong fresh food, value and a wide range of everyday items.
16/08/2018
Auchan has been developing two new store formats in Romania. A convenience store format which has a high penetration of private label products and a drugstore concept with a wide healthy eating range.
01/08/2018
This report highlights some interesting features of a 7-Eleven store in Ginza, providing examples on how it meets different shopper missions.
12/07/2018
A close look at the latest thinking and strategic focus of 7-Eleven Singapore through its flagship store.
19/06/2018
Offering an exceptional quality of fit and execution, Raj Bathia's store at Battersea, shows how an independent retailer of vision can deliver an offer to meet the exacting demands of this high-end location.
18/06/2018
Hangzhou is located an hour south east of Shanghai and is the home of Alibaba's global headquarters. In this report, we highlight some of the key trends developing in the city, supported by examples of in-store execution.