Colombia store visits

Videos

22/03/2021
See inside our pick for March’s store of the month, Carulla FreshMarket 140, Bogotá, Colombia. We look at the key features of Grupo Exito's first carbon neutral store, including promoting sustainability, using forward thinking technology and creating a memorable shopping experience.
17/09/2020
See inside our pick for October’s store of the month, Grupo Éxito Wow, Laureles. We look at how the retailer is innovating and investing in technology to simplify the shop, integrating retail and foodservice, and showcasing strength in private label.
 

Presentations

16/03/2021
We look at Grupo Exito's first carbon neutral store under its innovative Carulla FreshMaket banner.
06/04/2020
In December 2019 Colombian retailer Grupo Éxito, part of the French Casino Group, opened its Carulla SmartMarket store concept in Bogotá, Colombia. This innovation lab, which is Colombia’s first smart supermarket, exhibits 30 pieces of innovative technology which enhance the customer experience.
21/09/2018
We recently visited Bogotá and explored how Grupo Éxito is catering to different shoppers’ needs across its four banners; Carulla, Éxito, Surtimax and Surtimayorista. In this store visit report, we look at these banners in more detail and provide our key learnings from Grupo Éxito's operations.
16/07/2018
When recently visiting Bogota, Colombia we found the main talking point for retailers and suppliers was the rapidly growing discount channel. In this retail execution we explore ara, one of the biggest players in the market.
16/07/2018
We visited Cencosud's flagship store in Bogota to see how it is redefining hypermarket retailing for future success,