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We visited SPAR Fairfield to see how the retailer has successfully blended convenience with foodservice on the forecourt

Konzum has refurbished its stores and invested into private label product development, while Metro Group’s Metro Cash&Carry has launched e-commerce and Lidl has clearly pursued its format strategy towards a supermarket concept. See their latest innovation in this report.
Our team of convenience experts help you understand the shopper, supply chain and the store in this end-to-end store visit
We explore Finnish market leader S Group’s largest hypermarket. Highlights include click & collect, its new-look deli, commitment to local sourcing and its outstanding bakery.
We explore how the retailer is excelling in large formats, while shifting its focus towards proximity retailing…
We visited this newly opened Kesko supermarket in Helsinki where we appreciated the retailer’s new food-to-go department, outstanding fresh food, its extensive range and focus on price.
Pingo Doce’s hypermarkets account for a small share of its store portfolio and overall sales, but are key in supporting shopper perception of the brand by enabling it to place a focus on its hero categories of fresh fruits and vegetables, bakery, meat and fish.
See how Pingo Doce has been evolving its supermarket format, which accounts for nearly 90% of stores and 80% of sales, removing SKUs to create a more targeted and efficient store that is easy and quick for customers to shop and provides a breadth of range to meet diverse shopping missions, including top-up and full weekly shops.
We look at how Superdrug is creating points of difference between formats to tailor stores to the needs of the beauty shopper.

Learn about the latest innovation in the discount channel from our store visit of Jerónimo Martins’s Biedronka in Poland. Find out how is the discounter dealing with food deflation.