Store visits

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Presentations

07/04/2015

We visit this recently remodelled store to understand how Walmart Japan blends the business’s global scale and local expertise to create a low cost, high quality fresh food offer…

02/04/2015

The hypermarket is a key format for Majid Al Futtaim (MAF), the operator of the Carrefour brand in the Middle East. The hypermarket, as in other countries, is coming under pressure in the UAE from smaller stores and so we visited a Carrefour hypermarket in Deira City to understand how MAF is evolving the format to make it relevant to today’s shoppers and how it is preparing it for the future.

02/04/2015
We visited a LuLu Express store to understand how the retailer is developing a multi-format strategy to enable it to adapt its approach to store expansion in markets where it has a strong presence or there is a lack of sites available for its large scale hypermarkets.
02/04/2015
We've been in-store to see how Lidl is changing its approach in its domestic market.
24/03/2015
During our recent visit, we experienced how Wellcome is thriving in the competitive Taiwan retail market by understanding local shoppers thoroughly and leveraging the resources from Dairy Farm.
24/03/2015
Central Food Retail is Thailand’s fourth biggest grocery retailer, but has the market’s most advanced multichannel strategy. We spent the day with the company to better understand how each format is position, in order to target different locations, missions and shoppers.
20/03/2015
Asda’s latest standalone petrol forecourt represents how the retailer is extending its UK reach and prioritising customer convenience while showcasing the new brand refresh.
18/03/2015
Aeon is accelerating its expansion in China in the tough retail environment. In Aeon’s Suzhou Wuzhong Store, we witnessed Aeon’s continuous effort on enhancing shopper experience and got to understand the solid foundation of its expansion.
04/03/2015

Part warehouse club, part hard discount, part supermarket, WinCo Foods is a retailer which has developed a differentiated price – focused grocery retail concept for the US market.  We take a look at one of its latest store openings in Arizona to see what drives its low price credentials.

04/03/2015
We visited this discount store where we appreciated how the banner is differentiating by promoting loyalty and low prices