France store visits

Videos

07/11/2022
See inside our pick for November's store of the month, Epic, France. It is a blend between a convenience store and a fine food specialist, making it unique and able to cater for both locals and tourists. Be inspired by the store's design, fresh food zone and the wine cellar.
21/12/2021
See inside our pick for December’s store of the month, Carrefour Flash, Paris, France. Carrefour opened its first frictionless store in partnership with AiFi with the promise is to “shop in 10 seconds, pay in 10 seconds”
26/07/2021
See inside our pick for July’s store of the month, Monop’, Paris, France. It’s the latest convenience concept from Groupe Casino which brings together food-to-go, local products, services and an unmanned retail section that is open 24 hours daily.

Presentations

21/07/2015

We assess how this core compact hypermarket is enabling Leclerc to win in the competitive French market by providing a strong range of grocery products in a store size that enables shoppers to maximise their time in-store.

26/09/2014
We visited two of Marks and Spencer’s newest stores in Western Europe, in Amsterdam and Paris, to see how the retailer is using its grocery range to win in the region by targeting food-for-now and food-for-later missions.
01/08/2014
In Le Bon Marché-owned store, La Grande Epicerie de Paris food hall offers shoppers excitement and inspiration to food retailers globally.
01/08/2014
Carrefour City Malakoff highlights the benefits of franchisee run stores by empowering store owners to target local shopper needs
01/08/2014
Carrefour Market Courbevoie is an urban supermarket that provides a food-oriented offer to meet the needs of a diverse and wealthy shopper base
09/07/2014
Auchan Roissy Aeroville is a hypermarket and Drive meeting the needs of different shopper bases – a family’s weekly shop and convenience for those wanting to purchase items quickly – with an on-going focus on price.
09/07/2014
Monoprix Sablons highlights how the fascia is offering a proximity format to provide convenient solutions for urban shoppers looking for premium brands and products.
09/07/2014
Carrefour Auteuil highlights how the retailer is able to flex its offer, even within the hypermarket format, to target local shoppers through an adaptation of its ranging.
07/07/2014
Carrefour Villeneuve-la-Garenne offers customers a new shopping experience, with a host of technology-focused features set alongside Carrefour’s core hypermarket offer, with strong attention given to fresh produce and counters.
23/05/2012

Partisans du Goût is a new supermarket concept for Auchan that has an independent, market feel. We visited the new store in Lille to have a look.