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  • n. Plural form of hypermarket.


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  • *Also called superstores or megastores; in Europe they are sometimes referred to as hypermarkets.

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  • Shopping in hypermarkets, Eric Wu often keeps an eye out for store managers’ photos hanging on the wall.

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  • In France, Carrefour's supercenters, which the company calls hypermarkets, and its discount stores are underperforming because their prices aren't always competitive and some products don't hit home with consumers.

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  • One reason for this change is that Chinese shoppers are increasingly attracted to modern retail formats, such as hypermarkets, which offer a broad selection of attractively priced goods of consistent quality.

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  • The Human Resources Ministry should make it mandatory for more locals to be hired in places such as hypermarkets and pubs and in the service industry.

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  • Shandong operates about 100 stores, including supermarkets and "hypermarkets" in China, according to a May 2008 report by the Li & Fung Research Centre in Hong Kong.


  • Carrefour operates more than 180 hypermarkets in China and Wal-Mart owns more than 200 stores in the country.

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  • The company remains optimistic about its plans to rejuvenate its large hypermarkets in Europe, but it didn 't provide new figures on the performance of six pilot stores beyond saying it had observed an increase in customer traffic.

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  • Sales in China, where Carrefour operates 163 hypermarkets, rose 16%, at constant exchange rates, to € 1.22 billion.

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  • Analysts increased their estimates for the company after Carrefour revealed ambitious plans to revamp its large hypermarkets.

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