Global retailing store visits



Woolworths Double Bay highlights how the retailer is looking to flex its offer to local needs, with a premium format that delivers specialist ranges and features that differentiate it from the competition.


Hypermart’s G7 format store in west Jakarta is Matahari’s latest hypermarket format. The store displays best in class hypermarket design, destination categories and a vibrant shopping experience.


CP Fresh Mart Plus showcases how CP Group is taking its standard CP Fresh Mart format and delivering a more compelling convenience destination for Bangkok’s young and mobile shoppers.

Following decades of a hard discount strategy, Aldi Nord may soften its discount concept in the future.  This store we visited has been recently refurbished. It has a new store layout, with better signage across the store, and offers a wide range of organic products.
We visited three Lidl stores in high footfall locations within Hamburg’s city centre to see how the discounter is evolving ranges in its home country to meet more shoppers needs.
We go inside Lidl’s new larger store format and assess how it creates new opportunities for growth.
We visited three Albert Heijn stores in Belgium to see how the retailer is transferring its expertise, range and offer into the country and how its stores meet the needs of different shopper bases, from those targeting larger baskets and others for smaller basket sizes and shoppers’ top up needs.
As part of its multichannel strategy, to enhance the shopping experience, GPA is remodelling Pão de Açúcar supermarkets. We visited this store in São Paulo to see the initiatives in action.
During our day with Makro we visited two Madrid stores to see how the business is focusing on fresh and premium ranges and to understand the steps it is taking to tailor its products and services to the HoReCa trade.
As the largest hypermarket chain in Taiwan, Carrefour endeavours to provide Taiwanese shoppers with high quality foods, extensive private label ranges and unparalleled level of services.