Food Environments Vendor properties

Number of modern grocery retailers


The number of modern grocery store retailers. These stores sell predominantly food and beverages and are typically part of large companies or brands that have multiple locations. Euromonitor retailer types included in the "modern grocery retailer" category are: hypermarkets, supermarkets, discounters, forecourt retailers (grocery outlets attached to gas/petrol stations), and convenience stores.


Modern grocery store retailers increase people's physical and economic access to a wide variety of foods, including both fresh and processed foods. They also create opportunity and competition for local farmers and traditional food retailers.

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