Thailand 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.


This Tops market is a supermarket located in a business district with a complete range of international and local products.
Central Food Hall is an upmarket supermarket that focuses heavily on retail theatre. The store at Eastville shopping centre displays the latest look and feel of Central Food Retail’s food hall banner and celebrates great products from around the world in an superb way.
FamilyMart is the third largest convenience chain in Thailand, we visited its store at Sukhumvit 33 in Bangkok to see how the retailer is looking to differentiate its offer via unique foodservice solutions and ranges.

CP Fresh Mart Plus showcases how CP Group is taking its standard CP Fresh Mart format and delivering a more compelling convenience destination for Bangkok’s young and mobile shoppers.


Big C Ratchada is one of the top Big C stores in Thailand and demonstrates Casino Group’s hypermarket strategy with powerful value communication, excellent fresh food, standout destination categories and distinctive product sourcing.

Central Food Retail is Thailand’s fourth biggest grocery retailer, but has the market’s most advanced multichannel strategy. We spent the day with the company to better understand how each format is position, in order to target different locations, missions and shoppers.