Hypermarkets and supermarkets 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

18/12/2020
See inside our pick for December’s store of the month, Woolworths Metro, Sydney, Australia. We look at how the retailer is making a marked shift towards locally-sourced neighbourhood supermarket with a full in-house bakery and a range specifically designed to meet needs of the neighbourhood.
27/11/2020
The GIANT Company has recently remodelled its flagship store in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. Watch to see how the retailer has enhanced its fresh food offer, developed a new food court and introduced a self-service 'Tap Wall'.
19/11/2020
See inside our pick for November’s store of the month, Morrisons Market Kitchen. We look at how Morrisons is setting new expectations for how to combine an innovative foodservice operation within a compact supermarket format.
08/10/2020
Walmart has revealed a new look and feel for its US Supercenters, with inspiration taken from airports to help its shoppers complete a fast and easy trip. We look at the key features of the concept and what they mean for the business.
25/08/2020
See inside the new concept which Schnuck Markets has developed to target the competitive natural foods segment.
21/07/2020
As Walmart Canada looks to implement many of the technologies that have proved successful for Walmart in the US, we look at how the retailer has built its leadership in this area and what else Walmart Canada could draw-on to make a step-change in its business.
05/03/2020
We visited Amazon’s new format, Amazon Go Grocery, to see how the retailer is deploying its just walk-out technology within a larger footprint.

Presentations

28/05/2019
Puregold Moonwalk is one of the retailer's latest stores in Manila, take a look to see how it is evolving its store design, range and pricing to cater to both end users and resellers.
21/05/2019
The quality of execution and high-end feel in Dunnes re-designed stores is very evident from our visit to Bishopstown, just outside Cork.
20/05/2019
Edeka Clausen spotlights how retailers can differentiate themselves to compete with price-focused rivals by celebrating their strengths in produce and counters and meeting the needs of local shoppers.
17/05/2019
Marketplace at East Bay is the latest small format premium store by Rustan's in Manila, showcasing how the retailer has flexed the banner to target this new and growing residential development.
17/05/2019
This store highlights the work Auchan has been doing to introduce new designs and ranges into its stores in Vietnam, blending modern retail with elements of traditional trade.
16/05/2019
With nearly 50 stores, France-based day by day is taking packaging free retail to the next level. See what makes it different, how it helps shoppers reduce packaging and food waste and what inspiration retailers and suppliers can take from it.
13/05/2019
Emart Seongsu is one of the retailer's oldest stores and a regular test bed for best practice and initiatives, we visited over the retailer's 25th anniversary to see the latest innovations in action.
13/05/2019
NTUC FairPrice recently revamped its Ang Mo Kio Hub store in Singapore to encourage shoppers to adopt a healthier lifestyle, we visited to better understand the latest developments.
08/05/2019
K-Citymarket Järvenpää is a must visit, especially for those considering best-in-class large store formats, fresh produce or counters. Meanwhile, those looking for inspiration on in-store dining should also make a reservation to experience the quality of the food and witness how concepts like this can maximise destination appeal.
02/05/2019
Understand how Intermaché is winning in France. The retailer's adaptative approach to stores and well-managed private labels with a fully owned supply chain, contribute to make Intermarché the most successful mainstream retailer in France in 2018.