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hypermarket

Brit a huge self-service store, usually built on the outskirts of a town
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He said: "A good development on the hypermarket site is crucial for the success of Bedworth town centre in general, but will also place the town's market at the centre of shopping activity and this can only be positive.
Simultaneous to the transaction, Casino is disposing of its Geant hypermarket business throughout Poland to Metro Group and disposing of the Polish operations of its Leader Price supermarket chain to Tesco.
Despite unpromising forecasts regarding the future of hypermarket development, the number of outlets of this type continues to rise.
The hardest question facing Czechs these days may be whether to spend time at the hypermarket or just watch themselves trying to get into one.
Leading European hypermarket chains have reacted to anticipated growth in sales through aggressive expansion.
Analysts said Tesco probably regarded Kipa as a classic seedcorn acquisition to get a foothold before building its own hypermarkets.
The advent of hypermarket chains is a mixed blessing for Thai manufacturers.
Hypermarket sales increased about 6% over the past year, but gains were below management expectations.
Chilean chain Agas in 1995 joined forces with five other small chains to take advantage of the kind of power buying enjoyed by hypermarket leaders French chain Carrefour and local powerhouse D&S.
They must also overcome a growing number of drawbacks, chief among which is the "convenience handicap": the time it can take both to drive to an out-of-town hypermarket and to shop in a such a huge store with its overwhelming choice of goods.
It's not clear yet whether hypermarkets will succeed in North America as they have in Europe.
The hypermarket campaign aimed to help parents select better and healthier food options for their children.