Hypermarkets and supermarkets 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.

 

Videos

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11/03/2022
See inside our pick for March’s store of the month, Tops Market, Central Siracha, Thailand. It is an eco-friendly store based on a glasshouse concept – a first in the Siracha region.
05/01/2022
See inside our pick for January’s store of the month, Asda, Milton Keynes, UK. See how the new flagship store has been transformed from a functional hypermarket to a leisure oriented retail destination.
26/10/2021
See inside our pick for October’s store of the month, Hy-Vee, Iowa, USA. With an established reputation for innovation, US-based Hy-Vee has launched a new store format which reimagines the grocery store.
24/09/2021
See inside our pick for September’s store of the month, K-Citymarket, Tammisto, Finland. The retailer aims to have “the most customer-oriented food stores with store-specific business ideas”. The hypermarket has been refurbished to reflect its latest innovations and commitment to sustainability.

Presentations

19/01/2022
The GIANT Company has opened its fourth store under the GIANT Heirloom Market banner.
10/01/2022
We visited a range of Migros’s stores across Switzerland, with this report highlighting three standout formats: Bridge, Gooods and Migrolino Fresh.
05/01/2022
See how Asda has transformed its largest supercentre into an immersive retail and leisure destination.
16/12/2021
Billa is experimenting with different formats and has opened a premium Billa Corso store, complete with a fully operational wine bar.
07/12/2021
Farm Boy is spearheading Sobeys’ push to gain share in the Ontario market, especially in urban locations.
30/11/2021
This new store by INTERSPAR is in the Viennese Association of Banks’ former headquarters, a listed building in the first district of Vienna.
16/11/2021
Over recent months, Walmart Canada has remodelled several stores to launch different pilots as it evolves its store of the future.
29/10/2021
Discover how RT-Mart, a leading hypermarket operator in China, is using omnichannel elements such as online fulfilment, livestreaming and ROPO to drive sales and engage shoppers.
25/10/2021
Edeka has been strengthening its one-stop shopping proposition in 2020 and 2021.
25/10/2021
We visited two stores in Germany to understand how Kaufland's ‘facelift initiative’ is seeing the retailer employ an upmarket design and clearer navigation to evolve and improve the shopping experience.