Discount store visits

Videos

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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

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.
19/03/2019
First look at One Below, the new UK variety discount chain. We consider its key strategic differentiators and its approach to five key categories: health and beauty, household, grocery, seasonal and pet.
06/03/2019
We visited this store in the south of the Netherlands on its opening day. Lidl continues to evolve its layout and tests new features for shoppers.
19/02/2019
Aldi Süd continues to evolve its stores adding new features and putting an emphasis on specific categories relevant to shoppers. The addition of new services like Amazon lockers and an improved layout is creating a better shopping experience.
12/02/2019
We recently visited Lidl Dunstable. Read here how the retailer is showcasing fresh and appealing to families with its 2.0 format.
11/02/2019
We visited Five Below’s New York flagship store to see how the retailer has become one of the fastest growing dollar store chains in the US, through a unique and differentiated approach.