The retail market tends to saturation. Victim of fierce competition, the Carrefour Market at Leopoldlaan in Pelt, Limburg, closed down. No less than 9 different supermarkets dispute the Pelt territory. The strong competition that has made its first victim.
“In consultation with our local franchise partner, we have decided to close this store,” says Carrefour spokesman Baptiste van Outryve at Het Belang Van Limburg. “This decision, of course, we did not take lightly. It was preceded by in-depth cost-effectiveness analysis. This means that a store at this location is no longer profitable enough. This does not mean that we are reducing the number of our stores. We hope to open 30 new stores this year again. ” The store’s spokesperson said.
There is no indication that Pelt’s situation is improving soon. If the Carrefour Market has closed its doors, others could appear. After all, he thought that Jumbo could make an appearance … As a reminder, the existing discounters at Pelt Albert Heijn, Aldi, Delhaize, Colruyt, Lidl, Alvo, Spar, Peltri.