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Project • By Clear LightingSupermarkets


Jumbo is one of the most popular supermarket chains in the Netherlands. Its super large logo, printed on the façade, is composed of amber-like background and white letters, and to accent the logo CLEAR offers custom-fit amber-like lighting color as same as it. By this, not only has the brand identity reinforced, but the functional lighting also has become brighter combined with the aside street lights, which make the walk by more convenient. Apart from it, the downward diffused washing wall effects add extra warm and calm ambiance to the whole building. In a result, the light and surroundings reach a perfect harmony in the term of functionality, use, and aesthetics. More

Project • By Arizon DesignSupermarkets


CITYFARM - JINHUI is located on South Jinhui Road in Shanghai. This is where the Koreans in Shanghai gather. A variety of Korean commodities and supermarkets are concentrated in this district. Facing with the fierce business competition, The Architect Mr. Junwei Shen hopes to  build CITYFARM as a supermarket providing values different from common sense. Dirk weiblen Design Concept: HARVEST TIME This is a place for family gathering. The pristine landscape is as if telling us: During the four seasons of one’s life, only with hard-working cultivation, will the joy of harvest be everlasting. Dirk weiblen There are two parts in this project: Grand Barn Terrace, Collecting Mirror Farm Walking into CITYFARM - JINHUI, the f... More

Project • By Design for Human Nature GmbH (feldmann+schultchen)Supermarkets

tegut... teo

Fully automated mini supermarket tegut... teo with modular design and wooden construction complements the store network in hyperlocal format Fifty square metres – that is the size of the unmanned mini supermarkt tegut... teo designed by the Hamburg-based studio design for human nature for the grocery chain tegut.... The digitalised self-service local shop is the physical answer to online shopping. Grocery stores are the shops that many people visit most of all. With tegut... teo, the daily shopping experience is once again being brought closer to people. The fully automated mini supermarket enables people in urban quarters and smaller communities to shop easily and conveniently in the immediate vicinity. It is set to appear in p... More

Project • By Shanghai Bumie Technology Co.,LtdShops

ASADO variety store

Asado is a variety store selling Japanese imported products in Shandong Province. It is a design condition to display large quantities of goods such as stationery, cosmetics, miscellaneous goods, and food in the store. The upper of the space became an important point of the design because the portion below the eye line is almost buried by goods.   The upper design of the space has three functions. -1. Appeal to someone walking outside -2. Guidance of visitor's gaze -3.Signage for goods classification   The large roof from entrance to the inside of the store is characteristic of design. This roof produces the effect of the appeal to someone walking outside, and draws the visitor's gaze into the inside, and induces the visit... More

Project • By MG2Supermarkets

PCC Seattle

PCC’s latest stores in Seattle sell groceries–but they’re not just grocery stores. Architecture firm MG2 in Seattle, known for its exceptional retail and hospitality design, played a key role in the design of the new locations. The program zeroes in on a change in the way we shop for groceries: Customers are increasingly focused on sustainability and community, in addition to ethics and nutrition. The design weaves sustainability into every fiber of the location, aiming for a higher certification (LEED, LBC) than what has been ever achieved by a grocery store before, while emphasizing ownership and community connection. The design aims to elevate and unify both the employee and shopper experience into an environment that f... More

Project • By PORCELANOSASupermarkets

A glacier at E. Leclerc

The French supermarket chain E.Leclerc continues its growth by opening a new centre on the French border with Switzerland in Ville-la-Grand. Entrusted with this project were the studio of interior designer Beatrice Oreal and architect Erwan Sauvetre, who designed enormous arctic glaciers throughout the upper perimeter of the supermarket. The combined work of Beatrice and Erwan has led to an interior design concept in which shapes are combined with light and shadows, creating a backdrop around the establishment, with a total area of 300 linear metres in which the PORCELANOSA Group material, KRION, has been used. This is not the first time that E.Leclerc supermarkets have used the solid... More

Project • By SiloSupermarkets

Albert Heijn XL Zorgboulevard

The histories of Dutch supermarket chain Albert Heijn and the city of Zaandam are inextricably linked. At the flagship branch of the supermarket near Zaans Medical Center, shoppers are immersed in the chain's rich entrepreneurial history.Step into the world of Albert HeijnDesign agency Silo selected highlights from the company's 125-year history to create a surprising, humorous and delicious graphical storyline. The hand-drawn illustrations show the quality products for which the supermarket is renowned – wine, coffee, biscuits, and fresh vegetables – but also the facade of one of its first locations. The drawings also include interesting facts about Albert Heijn.Better take the stairsUsing the stairs to go up to the parking deck, you walk... More

Project • By waataaSupermarkets

HF Supermarket

This project started from a very specific context due to the specificity of the place and the particularity of the client. The intervention site is conditioned by its uneven topography, its location not only adjacent to municipal and national roads, but also to a power transformation station, and by the positioning of a medium voltage pole and cabling that cross the lot. All this implies proper regulation and makes the design process more complex.Together with these constraints of the place, the predetermined constructive solutions and the programmatic content provided by the client and specific to this building typology, are the main subject that supports the idea of the proposed architectural project.The idea is to capture all these const... More

Project • By NMD NOMADASSupermarkets

De Candido Express

De Candido Express supermarket stands in Bella Vista Avenue, one of the most commercial of Maracaibo (2,2M hab); the attributes of the brand De Candido such as simplicity, softness firmly versatility to changing contexts and continuity, was also attributed to the building.Precisely that continuity is sought in the architecture of the De Candido Express to set position and differentiate themselves from the conventional architecture of free-standing buildings, which are constructed by separating the deck of the vertical walls and the floor plan, and away from the street.For it resorted to the technique of origami, in its simplicity, softness firmly enclosures continuity and replicability, versatile to changing contexts. In the origami continu... More

Project • By SELIM SENINShopping Centres

Mixed Use Building/Residential-Commercial

The project has two main functions: commercial market and house units. Commercial function and houses have entrances in opposite directions. The market unit is considered as a base for the floors of houses, and the different functions are separated in mass. The floor where the residential function started, the common social area is designed for the residential users. More

Project • By NSDA ArchitectsSupermarkets

UpTown & Safeway

UpTown in West Coquitlam features two concrete towers connected by a podium located a half block from Burquitlam Station on SkyTrain’s Evergreen Line. Uptown is anchored at the base of the towers by the major grocery store chain Safeway, along with other retail store fronts. The development is helping to create a new up-and-coming community in the area.Located on the rise at Clarke Road and Como Lake, many of the 438 homes, a mix of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom units, will enjoy expansive views. Each home is designed to increase the flexibility of the space available with open spaces and efficient storage. A 2,315 sq. ft. wellness pavilion featuring a fitness room, yoga studio, infrared sauna and steamroom is located on an extensive landscaped amenit... More

Project • By MosaSupermarkets

Bravo Supermarket

A new flagship Bravo Supermarket location in Baku opened in April 2016. With this supermarket, Azerbaijan responds to a current gap in the region’s market by offering Azeri families innovative products and food inspiration within a shopping experience on the cutting edge of retail design. The design comes from retail design company JosDeVries and features a clear layout that allows shoppers to easily navigate their way through the store. Offering a combination of inspiration and convenience, the different produce departments appeal to all senses with dominant product presentation and full visibility of employees preparing products ‘on-the-spot’. A natural and sophisticated background of natural wood and concrete is complimented by B... More

Project • By Stefan Forster ArchitektenHousing


This L-shaped residential development with six floors of apartments above street level stands at the junction of the relatively new urban district of Westhafen and the established Gutleutviertel district to the north. In response to this situation, the new development seeks to mediate between the distinct buildings of the new district and the late 19th/early 20th-century city-block structure of the old quarter. The generously glazed ground floor accommodates a row of shops and a café, providing a valuable function in terms of serving local shopping needs. Architecturally this mix of urban functions is reflected in a lively façade design: Bands of clinker brick parapets, continuous light-coloured cornices, the distinctive rounded corner and... More

Project • By Girimun ArchitectsOffices

Regal Emporia

Project: Regal Emporia Location: Great Noida, India Type: Mixed-Use Size: 50,000 m2 Client: Investor Clinic Design: Girimun Ltd 2011 Opening: 2015 This mixed-use development in Greater Noida Extension will act as a commercial hub for the developing region. Five levels of retail and a green terraced roof form a shopping and entertainment platform directly connected to 45,000 sqm of office space distributed in two towers. The towers are strategically positioned to enclose, shade and shelter a beautiful semi-sunken out-door event space that opens up towards the residential vicinity. Girimun Architects: More

Project • By Girimun ArchitectsShopping Centres

Central Festival Chiang Mai

Project: Central Festival Chiang Mai Location : Chiang Mai, Thailand Type: Retail centre Size: 210,000 m2 Client: Central Pattana Design : Girimun Ltd 2012 Opening: 2015 Sitting on a prominent corner on Chiang Mai ring road, this lifestyle retail centre combines indoor shopping and outdoor enjoyment. The main building features 5 levels of shopping, eating, entertainment, multiplex cinema and ice-skating rink and extends outwards through a system of canopy links that connect to event plazas and pavilion buildings amongst landscaped gardens. The curves of our contemporary design find inspiration on the surrounding rice paddy fields of the valley where the early “Lanna” - meaning “million terraces” – culture has prospered. Gir... More