Western Europe 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.

Presentations

26/04/2022
Understand how Spain's grocery market leader continues to evolve and enhance its shopping experience through its private label and 'Ready to eat' range.
06/04/2022
Understand how Alcampo (Auchan Spain) has remodeled one of its largest hypermarkets in Spain to upweight its fresh offer, focus on local buying and ranges and how it has integrated omnichannel initiatives.
28/02/2022
See inside this completely transformed hypermarket and understand what makes it a store of the future.
25/02/2022
With the planned roll-out to reach 200 stores by the end of 2022, we visited examples of two variant Asda On the Move stores to see how the EG/Asda partnership is bringing their combined retail and foodservice expertise to shape a forecourt format with real 'stopping power'.
21/02/2022
How Reitan Convenience Sweden raised the bar by developing a new range for ‘the world’s most sustainable convenience store’
11/02/2022
How Carrefour aims to disrupt the discount channel with a differentiating proposition compared to Aldi and Lidl.
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.
20/12/2021
We review 2021 to highlight some of Aldi and Lidl's major developments and how they are transforming their models.
16/12/2021
Billa is experimenting with different formats and has opened a premium Billa Corso store, complete with a fully operational wine bar.
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.