Central & Eastern Europe 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.


We spent time with Ahold Delhaize visiting its large store formats in the Czech Republic. We appreciated how the retailer is optimising its private label portfolio, providing healthy and convenient choices for customers.
SPAR Hungary is investing in an ongoing project to upgrade its stores across the country. We visited three formats - a hypermarket, convenience, and forecourt - to see developments across channels and highlight some of the key highlights in-store.
We take a look at the latest concept store from Kaufland in Romania.
CBA has launched and rolled out its new CBA Prima discount format in the past two years, and with it, has widened its assortment and expanded into food-to-go and fresh food. This report will highlight some of the key changes and initiatives that are illustrated in-store for CBA Prima and CBA Cent.
Penny Lehovec is the flagship store in the Czech Republic. In comparison of size the store is smaller than the average unit in the country. The store concept was revised to freshen the look and feel and emphasise fresh food offer,and will be rolled out across the Czech Republic and Slovakia. This report illustrates the focus and opportunities for traders looking to trade with the discount chain in Czech Republic.
Tesco Letnany in Czech Republic and Tesco Eger in Hungary are amongst the latest large format refurbishments in the CEE region. These two hypermarkets are amongst the best in class instore execution for Tesco’s strategy in the region, especially in the fresh food category. The two stores were able make their fresh food stand out with a well-executed region-wide roll out.
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.
We visited Billa Cestlice, the flagship store in the Czech Republic.
In this report we take you inside a newly remodelled and expanded store in Slovenia’s capital city that demonstrates Hofer's latest modern approach.
We have created this report to bring you a collection of stand-out discount stores from across the globe. Read on to discover why you must see these stores and how the discount channel is becoming more competitive than ever.