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List of supermarket chains in Romania

This is a list of supermarket and other retail chains in Romania. The concept of supermarkets or hypermarkets came to Romania after 1989 and most supermarkets are made up of joint ventures between Romanian and foreign investors. Since 2000, there has been a strong growth in the number of supermarkets in the country, particularly in Bucharest and other main urban areas.

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HypermarketsEdit

Name Stores First store in Romania Parent
Auchan 33 2006 Mulliez Group
Carrefour 35 2001 Carrefour Group
CBA [2] 11 2002 CBA
Cora [3] 11 2002 Louis Delhaize Group

Note: 20 Real stores were acquired by Auchan.[1]

Discount hypermarketsEdit

Name Stores First store in Romania Parent
Kaufland 112 2005 Schwarz Gruppe
LIDL 220 2012 Schwarz Gruppe

Cash & carryEdit

Name Stores First store in Romania Parent
Metro 32 1996 Metro AG
Selgros 19 2001 TransGourmet

SupermarketsEdit

Name Stores First store in Romania Parent
Profi 700[2] 2000 Mid Europa Partners
Mega Image 585 [3] 1995 Delhaize Group
Carrefour Market 208 2001 Carrefour Group
Unicarm 78 - Unicarm
Success 150 1994 Success Nic Com[4]

Discount supermarketsEdit

Name Stores First store in Romania Parent
Lidl 220 2011 Schwarz Gruppe
Penny Market 221 2005 REWE Group
Supeco 9 2014 Carrefour Group

List of discount supermarkets in RomaniaEdit

TBA

Convenience storesEdit

Home Improvement, do it yourself, and furnitureEdit

Name Stores First store in Romania
Dedeman 49 1992
Brico Dépôt, formerly Bricostore and Praktiker[7] 34 2002
Mobexpert 29 1993
Arabesque/Mathaus 25 1994
Leroy Merlin 17 2011
Ambient 9 1995
Hornbach 5 2007
IKEA 1 2007
Praktiker (in 2017, acquired by Kingfisher, from March 2019 part of the Brico Dépôt network) [8]) 0 2002
Mr. Bricolage (now part of the MATHAUS network) 0 2006
Baumax (in July 2014, acquired by the French group Adeo detaining the Leroy Merlin stores chain [9]) 0 2006
OBI (closed in 2014) 0 2008

Consumer electronicsEdit

Name Stores

Altex

105

Flanco

135

Media Galaxy

20

FashionEdit

Name Stores

Peek & Cloppenburg

5

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ METRO GROUP a semnat un contract cu retailerul francez Groupe Auchan at real-hypermarket.ro ‹See Tfd›(in Romanian)
  2. ^ http://www.ceeretail.com/news/211444/profi-reaches-224-stores-in-romania
  3. ^ "O Noua Localitate Pe Harta Mega Image". Magazinul Progresiv. Retrieved 5 April 2015.
  4. ^ "Comert - SUCCES NIC COM". Succes Nic COM (in Romanian). Retrieved 2018-08-16.
  5. ^ a b http://www.ceeretail.com/193589/Mega-Image-to-open-nine-new-stores-in-August-2013.shtml
  6. ^ http://retailanalysis.igd.com/Hub.aspx?id=23&tid=3&nid=11357
  7. ^ Kingfisher a redeschis primele două unităţi din reţeaua Bricostore România sub brandul Brico Dépôt
  8. ^ [1]
  9. ^ Grupul francez care deţine Leroy Merlin cumpără magazinele bauMax din România