Groceries, delicatessen, collaborative supermarkets… they’re back, that’s a fact and successful.
This inner-city trend corresponds to a need of quality, proximity, community. A recent Xerfi study confirms this and considers that this kind of proximity retail will take advantage of the digital era : creating market places, proposing a new range of services…
I however have an objection : the more food retail shops are (re)expanding, the more services boutiques are disappearing
[Read also our previous post “Tasting on the go” here]
May be they will also recover in other formats but today we’re still in between the two.