Thailand 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.


Big C is a well-known retailer for delivering great value in Thailand. We visited its Rama IV flagship, one of the retailer’s top 15 hypermarket, to learn what makes it such a successful store.
Tesco Lotus plans to open 750 new convenience stores in Thailand over the next three years. Its Ladprao 71 store serves as a model for the new look stores that will be rolled out, both in new and existing locations.
We visited the flagship store of Tops Daily in Singha Complex. It is the most technologically advanced store in Thailand, providing shoppers with a seamless online-offline experience.
Big C Foodplace is a new supermarket format that opened in November 2018. The 800 sq m store has a modern look and feel, a departure from the retailers more functional hypermarkets.
CP ALL, the operator of 7-Eleven in Thailand, are masters in flexing stores to locations, we visited five stores in different locations to see best practice in action.
Villa Market is a family-owned supermarket chain in Thailand with over 30 stores. We visited one of its latest stores in Bangkok to look at its impactful store design and strong ranges.
Mini Big C on Surawong is the retailers flagship convenience store, featuring ready-to-eat ranges and strong private label ranges.
One of the very best premium food halls in Asia with a elegantly designed new look and an exquisite selection of imported food products.
We visited five different stores under the Central Food Retail umbrella, highlighting the best features of each in this report.
We visited Tesco Lotus' new flagship store at Sukhumvit 50 to learn how the retailer has '[email protected]' and provides superior shopping experience in Thailand.