Best Grocery Stores in Pakistan and Difference between Departmental Store, Supermarket and Hypermarket.
Every month we all go to the supermarket, today the supermarket is becoming our need because people have busy schedules. As women have entered the workplace, so they didn’t have time to stop at four different places.
Moreover, food is needed everywhere for everyone and this is where supermarkets come in. A Supermarket is the most important aspect of food production and distribution because they are the interference between supply and demand.
Supermarkets also play a vital role in strengthening communities. It is a very convenient way of shopping and also not time consuming. There are many benefits of the supermarket, but in this blog we will discuss five top supermarkets in Pakistan.
Definition of Grocery Store
A grocery store, is a store that mainly retails a general range of food products both fresh or packed. In everyday usage, however, “grocery store” is a synonym for Supermarket. Shops which sometimes sell food are distinguished as grocers or grocery shops. Though in everyday use, people usually use either the term “supermarket” or a corner shop.
Difference Between Departmental Store And Supermarket
The main difference between departmental store and supermarket is in the type of products they sale; departmental stores stock a variety of products including clothing, jewelry, accessories, cosmetics, toy, stationery, etc. whereas supermarkets sale food items and other household items.
Difference between a Supermarket and a Hypermarket
A supermarket is a large store but not as big as a hypermarket. Hypermarkets offer a larger number of FMCG goods when compared to a supermarket.
Metro Cash and Carry
METRO opened its first cash & carry wholesale center in Pakistan in 2007 & expanded to 5 wholesale centers in a short span of 18 months. This store is very famous departmental store existing in all large cities of Pakistan. It has a large number of branches in many cities of Pakistan. It is mostly known for its grocery items. You can purchase fresh fruits, meat, vegetables, and bakery items in Metro with a large variety of cloth, shoes, and much more.
Imtiaz Super Market
Imtiaz supermarket is one of the best superstores in Pakistan. It is located in many cities of Pakistan. It is Pakistan’s best grocery store with multiple branches that are working in other locations of Pakistan. You can purchase any item related to groceries, clothes, or anything of your necessity.
Moreover, Imtiaz is the pioneer in the retail industry of Pakistan, providing an ultimate shopping experience to its consumers. Imtiaz has 11 branches and 1o branches are upcoming in all over Pakistan.
Green Valley Hyper-Market
Green Valley Hyper Market is a well know supermarket in Pakistan. You can purchase anything whether it is groceries, food, clothing, or anything you want. If you are living in Rawalpindi or Islamabad, then this is the best place of choice of shopping.
Carrefour is one of the top 10 most visited supermarkets in Pakistan. It is one of the largest supermarkets in its volume. They are offering a wide range of items associated with our daily needs of life.
Al- Fatah grocery store in Pakistan is a great place to purchase your grocery items. In Islamabad, it is located inside Centaurus Mall. You can buy a large volume of daily needs of life and household equipment.
SPAR International chooses the best local partners to operate their business globally. Burque Corporation has the license of SPAR in Pakistan.
Moreover, SPAR Pakistan is prospering with 2 stores in Karachi and 1 in Faisalabad. The stores are designed to provide convenience and exceptional customer service to consumers.
SPAR Pakistan has planned to open multi format stores, convenience stores to large supermarkets and will expand over time across Pakistan.