India 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.


We visit two Reliance supermarkets in Mumbai to see how the retailer is looking to drive 30% year-on-year revenue growth over the next five years.
We visited Trent's STAR Market format, a smaller supermarket store that has been developed by the retailer and located in the heart of Mumbai.
Reliance Fresh is the convenience banner operated by Reliance Retail, delivering strong fresh food, value and a wide range of everyday items.
We visited one of the 12 STAR Hyper stores in India, to better understand the retailer's strategy and see how the TATA Tesco relationship is working.
We visited five stores in Mumbai to see how retailers are executing their strategy in-store and looking to appeal to India’s growing appetite for modern grocery retail.
Through this store report, we highlight three ways India’s leading grocery retailer is tuning in to shopper needs.
With India’s modern grocery retailers fighting hard to gain early advantage in this lucrative grocery market, we took a tour around some of the leading retailers stores in Mumbai and Gurgaon to better understand what strategies are being implemented.
HyperCITY is one of India’s most innovative modern trade retailers. We took a tour around two of its hypermarkets in Mumbai to see how it is pushing the boundaries of format development, tackling India’s high operating costs and driving profitable growth.
Cash & carry is still an emerging format in India. Chandivali (one of four Booker depots in Mumbai, and six in India), provides an offer targeted to the specific needs of local kirana retailers, both in product category and format, aiming to provide an alternative channel of supply to traditional markets and brand distributors.