Belgium 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

17/12/2019
We visited Carrefour Evere to see first-hand how the hypermarket has been developed as part of its 2022 transformation plan.
19/11/2019
On 6 November 2019, Jumbo opened its first store in Belgium, located in Pelt. We visited the new store to see how the retailer has adapted its supermarket formula in line with the Belgian market.
12/04/2019
See how Carrefour has evolved its hypermarket in Belgium with an emphasis on food and locally sourced products. We've been impressed with the fresh food area and the many food-to-go solutions. Well executed designs across grocery categories create a much improved shopping journey.
25/03/2019
ANIKo is Aldi Nord's multi-billion euros project to modernise its stores across Europe. We visited Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany and The Netherlands to see how it is rolled out.
13/02/2019
Delhaize's Fresh Atelier format provides inspiration on how retailers can target on the move and convenience-oriented shoppers in high footfall, urban locations. See how the retailer offers a wide range of food-to-go options, while maintaining efficiency and profitability.
04/12/2017
We spent a few days in Brussels to see how retailers are continuing to invest in format development to compete and better meet shopper needs.
25/07/2017
We bring you a collection of stand-out stores from across Europe. These are our top selections from the stores we have seen so far in 2017.
28/08/2015
We visited Colruyt’s store in Ath to see how its new fourth generation design softens the shopping experience and helps it maintain the retailer’s strategic emphasis on price.
26/08/2015
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.
23/04/2013

We visited this new concept supermarket in Brussels to see Delhaize’s latest format design and learn what initiatives it is using to strengthen customer value perception.