INTERMARCHE

The historical brand of the Mousquetaires Group created in 1969, INTERMARCHE is positioned as a specialist in fresh self-service products and traditional product departments.

 

With almost 2,400 retail outlets in Europe, INTERMARCHE exists in four formats, each corresponding to catchment areas and adapted to all types of customers: a Hyper format (3,200 m² to 6,700 m²) offering a full range of food and non-food products; a Super format (2,000 m²) which is a general supermarket and food shop; a Contact format (1,000 m²) which combines the friendly atmosphere and comfort of a convenience store located in rural areas and lastly, a concept specially designed for major city centres is currently being developed under the name INTERMARCHE Express (700 m²).

Key figures
2
nd
largest food retailer in France
2398
Intermarché retail outlets in Europe
13
%
market share
€
32
Bn
Turnover

Chronology

Key dates
1969

Creation of the "Ex – Offices de distribution" brand

1973

"Ex – Offices de distribution" becomes INTERMARCHE

1987

Creation of the ECOMARCHE brand

1991

Creation of the 1st INTERMARCHE in Portugal

1991

Opening of the 1st Belgian INTERMARCHE in Mouscron

1991

Creation of CDM, a hard discount food brand

1997

Creation of the 1st Polish INTERMARCHE in Zielona-Gora

1998

Signing of a food alliance with the Spanish group EROSKI and creation of ALIDIS, international Alliance of distributors

2001

Netto succeeds the CDM brand

2005

German retailer EDEKA joins ALIDIS

2010

INTERMARCHE adopts a new visual identity and is organised into 4 formats: hyper, super, contact and express

2015

COLRUYT (Belgium), CONAD (Italy) and COOP (Switzerland) join ALIDIS