Shopfitting

“Loop” the refillable containers instead of recyclable at Tesco and Carrefour

“Loop” the refillable containers instead of recyclable at Tesco and Carrefour

In a very brave step, the Giant UK retailer and the Giant French retailer have started a trial on some of their products to use refillable containers. If the trial is successful customers may expect later reusable things to contain their items. instead of the reproduction which may effect the quality of the container, The […]

From February at Kaufland: reusable fresh bags for fruits and vegetables

From February at Kaufland: reusable fresh bags for fruits and vegetables

From February onwards, Kaufland will be offering reusable fresh bags for fruit and vegetables. This allows consumers to easily reduce plastic waste and protect the environment. By using these fresh bags, you can save up to 693 tons of disposable bags a year. A package with three fresh bags costs € 1.99, they are washable […]

Spain, Greenpeace’s environment friendly supermarket

Spain, Greenpeace’s environment friendly supermarket

Greenpeace has organized a ranking for the Spanish supermarkets basing on their use of plastic generally. The results were as following: Eroski, with a 6.2 of note over 10, Aldi, with 5.6, and Mercadona, with 5.1, these were the supermarkets most committed to curbing the excessive use of plastic for single use in their establishments. […]

Robomart Autonomous vehicle for Stop & Shop Mobile Commerce

Robomart Autonomous vehicle for Stop & Shop Mobile Commerce

Robomart announced that their autonomous mobile commerce vehicles are going to be used by Stop & Shop starting from this spring. According to the release The vehicles will bring a selection of Stop & Shop produce as well as meal kits and convenience items directly to consumers, so they can shop right at their doorsteps. The innovation […]

Carrefour, MonAvisLeRendGratuit to include customers in the operation of the production

Carrefour, MonAvisLeRendGratuit to include customers in the operation of the production

Carrefour and “MonAvisLeRendGratuit”, a site developed in 2013 by ShopAdvizor bringing together a community of consumers who test and give their opinion on products, have decided to involve their customers in the development of new products. “Through this, we want to create a lasting link with them, to best meet their expectations and meet their […]

Belgium, Aldi Marcinelle the definition of the new concept of the modern store

Belgium, Aldi Marcinelle the definition of the new concept  of the modern store

On Saturday, January 12th, the completely renovated ALDI store in Marcinelle located Avenue de Philippeville was inaugurated. The customer can count on a refurbished shop where shopping is more enjoyable. The changes are clearly visible: a vast bakery department, a real fresh market with premium fruit and vegetables, a new store layout, new furniture, bright […]

Carrefour tests automatic product recognition in its French hypermarkets

Carrefour tests automatic product recognition in its French hypermarkets

The Carrefour hypermarket in Claye-Souilly (77) serves as a pilot for the brand in a project for the automatic recognition of products on the shelves. A first test has already been conducted in Portet-sur-Garonne (31). The distributor chose the solution developed by French start-up Qopius, a specialist in image recognition and artificial intelligence. By relying […]

Carrefour to continue the development of its Bio store park

Carrefour to continue the development of its Bio store park

By 2022, Carrefour is determining to open 120 Carrefour bio stores. For SoBio, whose acquisition announced last July is underway. Carrefour aims to continue its expansion in the organic market. According to internal sources, Carrefour plans to open 120 Carrefour bio stores by 2022 (currently 20). In addition, the distributor, who announced the purchase of […]