Discount store visits

Videos

See all our store visit videos here.

28/02/2022
See inside our pick for February’s store of the month, Aldi Shop&Go, London, UK. It is the retailer’s first checkout-free store in the UK.

Presentations

27/06/2019
As the market leader, Biedronka faces competition from all other retailers. We looked at how it constantly improves its stores and offer, to cover more missions and attract new shoppers.
19/06/2019
This report covers two banners by AEON in Japan, A-Colle and Big-A, providing inspiration on how to successfully trade in the discount channel.
10/06/2019
The X5 lab store is located just inside Moscow’s second ring. It shares the space with a Pyaterochka store where retail solutions are tested and their impact on shoppers’ experience is assessed. The concept store tests innovative retail solutions to assess their impact on sales and costs. These are conducted before deciding on whether to roll them out to the wider X5 network. We visited the store to observe the solutions being tested.
04/06/2019
Aldi in Australia continues to innovate through its store formats, merchandising and ranging, we visit one of its stores in Sydney to see this in action…
07/05/2019
Find out more about Casino's discount format. We recently visited a store in the outskirts of Paris offering the brand's standard layout and extensive private label range.
30/04/2019
Babou is the French variety discounter that was recently acquired by B&M. It has around 95 stores spread across France. The retailer has an offering of around 30,000 SKUs across clothing, general merchandise and seasonal items. We recently visited multiple Babou stores in the Roubaix area and were impressed by how it is differentiating itself by targeting specific shoppers; families and teenagers. This retail execution explores these stores in more detail.
23/04/2019
Action is the leading variety discounter in France. Stores contain around 6,000 products across 14 different categories. Around 2,000 products are sold for less than €1. We recently visited multiple Action stores in the Roubaix area of France. We were impressed by its broad offering and the buzzing shopping atmosphere in store. This retail execution explores these stores in more detail.
17/04/2019
Leading discounter Netto is rolling out its "discount store of the future" in Denmark and elsewhere in Europe. See how it is advancing the brand, improving fresh produce, signposting convenience, reflecting health and lifestyle trends and reimagining "SPOT" promotions.
01/04/2019
Lidl France continues to evolve its stores' layout, reducing the gap with traditional supermarkets. Improvements of private labels and the introduction of more brands contribute to the retailer's current success.
25/03/2019
ANIKo is Aldi Nord's multi-billion euros project to modernise its stores across Europe. We visited Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany and The Netherlands to see how it is rolled out.