Online - 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.

 

Presentations

08/10/2021
Amazon has opened its first non-food store in the UK, under the Amazon 4-star banner, in the Bluewater shopping centre.
08/10/2021
Auchan Spain's Alcampo.es hybrid pedestrian Drive / convenience store is part of the retailer's omnichannel strategy
17/08/2021
Alibaba’s Freshippo X store has triggered the emergence of membership-only wholesale sector in China. Find out the store’s unique features in this report and understand why it has caused a global storm.
04/08/2021
Find out how K-Citymarket Tammisto and K-Supermarket Mustapekka deliver category excellence in our exclusive report.
16/11/2020
Amazon has recently launched an innovative physical food retail concept. We look at some of the unique elements of this format including the Amazon Dash Cart and the integration of Alexa, its voice-based assistant.
07/10/2020
We visit Loughborough to trial Aldi’s new click and collect grocery service, and consider what might come next for the discounter as it develops its ecommerce offer.
03/07/2019
We visited the first of Amazon’s new Clicks and Mortar pop-up store concept, aimed at helping up-and-coming online brands grow their offline presence, reinvigorating high street shopping, whilst demonstrating how Amazon’s Marketplace supports new and innovative businesses.
17/06/2019
We recently visited Giant Direct, powered by Peapod, Ahold Delhaize's new dark store concept. Offering both home delivery and click and collect options we look at how this fits into the retailer's broader ecommerce strategy and the benefits it delivers.
25/04/2019
We visited six Migros Turk stores in Istanbul to see how the retailer is operating across its supermarket and convenience formats. In our visits we observed how it implements its strategic priorities in-store, focusing on three pillars; unrivalled service quality, rich product diversity and prices that contribute to families’ budgets. We also highlight initiatives in its growing ecommerce service, an area of increasing focus for the retailer.
09/01/2019
Carrefour China's newest smart store shows us what the future of retail in China could look like.