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

03/03/2014
Where inspiration strikes”, Kings provides a unique shopping experience paired with the highest quality foods. In this store visit report, we take a look at how Kings’ creates an in-store environment to showcase its fresh foods offer, and helping shoppers to discover unique products.
03/03/2014
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 a broad range of shoppers.
06/02/2014
Newly opened Tottenham demonstrates Sainsbury’s continuing focus on evolving its larger format stores to create an inspirational and easy-to-shop experience.
03/02/2014
This Tesco store illustrates how the retailer is using its 100% satisfaction guarantee to face into the discounters in Poland…
31/01/2014
Rewe’s Temma store in Cologne is a best in class example of how a premium, organic-oriented store can also enable shoppers to fulfil a range of missions.
29/01/2014
We visited this ICA supermarket in Stockholm to appreciate how the retailer’s contemporary deli maximises destination appeal…
23/01/2014
With a new look welcome area and wine department, recently opened Aylesbury is an excellent example of how Waitrose is flexing its proposition to keep pace with shoppers’ evolving preferences.
17/01/2014
We visited Rewe’s ‘Green store’ in Cologne to see how the retailer is implementing a raft of initiatives to make its new stores as sustainable as possible and have a minimal impact on the environment.
10/01/2014
We visited Coop’s new concept store to understand how the retailer is enhancing destination appeal in large formats
03/01/2014
We visited Tesco’s new look ‘super convenience’ store to see how the retailer is satisfying multiple shopper missions in large formats.