Ireland 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

16/09/2019
SPAR Merrion Row is a long-standing reference point in Irish convenience retailing. Its recent renovation and upgrade has moved it on several levels further, and further strengthened what was already an impressive food-to-go focus.
04/06/2019
Find out how this inspirational store delivers superior customer service, outstanding shopper experience and margin-enhancing efficiency
21/05/2019
The quality of execution and high-end feel in Dunnes re-designed stores is very evident from our visit to Bishopstown, just outside Cork.
07/05/2019
In this report we showcase some of the latest thinking from Centra in stores around Cork and Limerick. We show how the Musgrave concepts and in-house brands can be adapted to service local needs and shopper missions.
29/01/2019
See how Applegreen has evolved forecourts into convenience stores with mini food halls.
18/07/2018
The Emporium format is Musgrave's next generation cash & carry, bringing especial focus to engaging with customers in the foodservice channel.
08/06/2018
Fresh the Good Food Market provides an outstanding example of how a retailer can push deep into food-to-go territory. Here we share some of the highlights of its latest store format in Dublin.
29/05/2018
We visited the Musgrave's latest flagship Daybreak forecourt in Cork, to see how it is applying new concepts to take the role of the forecourt to new heights.
29/05/2018
We visited two SuperValu stores in Cork, to see how the business is building on its strengths in fresh and local to take its food-to-go and food-for-later proposition to new heights.
29/05/2018
We visited the Maxol's Ballycoolin forecourt to see how it has been transformed into a food-to-go hub