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hypermarket Archives

One year after the Makro-Lotus’s merger, synergies are beginning to show

A year after Siam Makro swallowed Tesco’s Southeast Asia retail business, the benefits of combining the businesses are b...

Meet Big C: The Thai hypermarket chain thriving in small cities

When your city can’t support a full-sized regional mall, Big C has got your back.

Are members-only supermarkets the future of grocery?

Alibaba is expanding its membership-driven hypermarket chain as it seeks to capitalise on China’s burgeoning middle clas...

Double opening in Jakarta mall for MPPA

Multi-format retailer Matahari Putra Prima (MPPA) yesterday opened Foodmart Fresh and Boston Health & Beauty outlets at ...

PE investor sells Indonesian d-store stake

UK-based CVC Capital Partners has sold a 12 per cent stake in Indonesian retail giant PT Matahari. Matahari owns hyperma...

First new Matahari Hypermarket for 2015

Indonesian multi-format retailer PT Matahari Putra Prima, has opened its 108th hypermarket in Indonesia. The new store i...

Giant plans new hypermarkets

Competition in Malaysia’s hypermarket sector is fierce, with three major players already battling for the consumer dolla...

Metro opens no 81 in China

Cash & carry retailer Metro has opened its 81st China hypermarket – its third in Jiujiang. “Jiujiang is ...

Metro China revamps pricing structure

Hypermarket operator Metro China has rolled out a new pricing scheme and a series of initiatives to enhance customer ser...

Sun Art to expand

Chinese grocer expands online to maintain market share.