SPAR Hungary invests over €6.9 million in store modernisation

December 7, 2021 IN THE CATEGORY: Store openings

SPAR Hungary recently modernised four supermarkets in three counties. All stores now feature a clear layout and a modern store design. Following external and internal redesign, the stores offer both convenient and quick shopping for customers. SPAR Hungary continues its modernisation programme, focused on providing high-quality customer service and reducing environmental impact. Investment in the latest four stores totalled over €6.9 million.

Focus on sustainability

A total of €1.57 million was invested in the modernisation of the SPAR Supermarket in Göd in Pest to offer an improved shopping environment for customers. Sustainable technologies including LED-lighting and eco-friendly cooling technology ensure reduced energy consumption. The SPAR store now has new cooling equipment, vegetable racks, bakery dispensers, and cash registers.

Investment in modernisation

After a refurbishment of over €1.98 million, the SPAR store in Pomáz, Pest, reopened on 4 November. The store has a new exterior façade and new shop fittings including cooling units, cash registers and self-checkouts. The redesigned store focuses on fresh food ranges with an instore bakery, convenience products and ready-to-eat meals. LED-lighting and energy-efficient cooling technologies have been introduced.

Renewed store exterior

On 28 October the SPAR Supermarket in the town of Pápa, in Veszprém county, was reopened with a renewed exterior design and a modernised, sustainable, retail environment. Investment in the store which offers employment to 21 team members totalled over €1.54 million.

Clear store layouts

A total of over €1.80 million was invested in the modernisation of the SPAR Supermarket in Kiskunmajsa, in Bács-Kiskun county, which reopened on 11 November. The new interior design aims to guide shoppers through the store, entering from the fruit and vegetables department, passing through the packaged fresh delicatessen and meat products to the bakery and the fresh food counters. The dairy cooler is located at the end of the fresh food counter, completing the customer’s shopping route.

Source: SPAR Hungary

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About SPAR Hungary

The first SPAR Supermarket opened in Hungary in 1992, following the acquisition by ASPIAG (Austria SPAR International AG) of a majority stake in General Kereskedelmi Rt. Since its launch, SPAR Hungary has been actively involved in developing the country’s retail industry.

The licensing of independent retailers to operate the SPAR Brand in Hungary has proven successful. The retailers benefit from access to SPAR own brand products and expertise, while consumers enjoy the increased number of store locations. SPAR Hungary is one of the country’s largest employers, with 17,881 team members.