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Analyzing Food Retail in Belgium 2016

Analyzing Food Retail in Belgium 2016

The food retail industry in Europe is facing decline while in many places the market is facing stagnation as well. Keeping up with this trend, the food retail industry in Belgium has been having a difficult time growing. Having undergone a sharp decline in 2011, the industry struggled to hold on to a steady level of growth after that. However, following 2019, the growth of the industry is expected to pick up, but just barely.

The segment of supermarket/hypermarket was the best performer in terms of sales in 2014. By the end of 2019, the Belgian food retail industry is expected to grow at a slow pace to cross USD 40 billion.

The research report Analyzing Food Retail in Belgium from Aruvian Research analyzes the food retail market in Belgium. Apart from an analysis of the Belgian food retail industry, the report also includes an analysis of the global food retail industry through industry statistics, industry growth in value terms, industry segmentation, distribution channels prevalent in the global food retail industry and a forecast for the industry.

The Belgian food retail industry is then analyzed through industry statistics, industry growth in value terms, geographical segmentation and what all distribution channels are present in the food retail market in Belgium. Data analyzed in this report ranges for the years 2010 to 2019. The report Analyzing Food Retail in Belgium further analyzes the industry through a Porter's Five Forces Framework. The framework analyzes the industry through the bargaining power of buyers, bargaining power of suppliers, competitive rivalry in the industry, the threat of new entrants and the threat of industry substitution.

Industry forecast till 2019 is part of the report followed by an analysis of the major players in the Belgian food retail industry. Major players that are analyzed in this report are ALDI Einkauf, Colruyt Group, Carrefour SA and the Delhaize Group.


A. Executive Summary
B. Industry Definition
C. Global Food Retail Industry
C.1 Industry Statistics
C.2 Industry Value
C.3 Industry Segmentation
C.4 Global Food Retail Distribution Channels
C.5 Global Food Retail Industry: Future Perspective
D. Food Retail Industry in Belgium
D.1 Industry Statistics
D.2 Industry Value
D.3 Geographical Segmentation
D.4 Food Retail Distribution Channels in Belgium
E. Food Retail Industry in Belgium: Porter’s Five Forces Framework Analysis
E.1 Introduction
E.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
E.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
E.4 Competitive Rivalry in the Industry
E.5 Threat of New Entrants
E.6 Threat of Industry Substitution
F. Food Retail in Belgium: Forecast
G. Major Industry Players
G.1 ALDI Einkauf GmbH & Co. OHG
G.2 Colruyt Group
G.3 Carrefour SA
G.3.1 Corporate Profile
G.3.2 Business Segment Analysis
G.3.3 Financial Analysis
G.3.4 SWOT Analysis
G.4 Delhaize Group
G.4.1 Corporate Profile
G.4.2 Business Segment Analysis
G.4.3 Financial Analysis
G.4.4 SWOT Analysis
List of Figures
Figure 1: Value of the Global Food Retail Industry (USD Billion), 2010-2014
Figure 2: Share of the Global Food Retail Industry by Regions (%), 2014
Figure 3: Distribution Channels in the Global Food Retail Industry (%), 2014
Figure 4: Forecast of the Global Food Retail Industry (in USD Billion) 2014-2019
Figure 5: Value of the Food Retail Industry in Belgium (in USD Billion), 2010-2014
Figure 6: Belgium’s Share in the European Food Retail Industry (%), 2014
Figure 7: Distribution Channels in the Food Retail Industry in Belgium (%), 2014
Figure 8: Porter's Five Forces Analysis of the Belgian Food Retail Industry
Figure 9: Bargaining Power of Buyers in the Belgian Food Retail Industry
Figure 10: Bargaining Power of Suppliers in the Belgian Food Retail Industry
Figure 11: Competitive Rivalry in the Belgian Food Retail Industry
Figure 12: Threat of New Entrants to the Belgian Food Retail Industry
Figure 13: Threat of Industry Segmentation in the Belgian Food Retail Industry
Figure 14: Forecast of the Belgian Food Retail Industry (in USD Billion) 2014-2019
List of Tables
Table 1: Value of the Global Food Retail Industry (USD Billion), 2010-2014
Table 2: Share of the Global Food Retail Industry by Regions (in USD Billion & %), 2014
Table 3: Forecast of the Global Food Retail Industry (in USD Billion) 2014-2019
Table 4: Value of the Food Retail Industry in Belgium (in USD Billion), 2010-2014
Table 5: Belgium’s Share in the European Food Retail Industry (in USD Billion & %), 2014
Table 6: Forecast of the Belgian Food Retail Industry (in USD Billion) 2014-2019
Table 7: Key Financials of Colruyt Group (in USD Million), 2011-2015
Table 8: Key Financials of Carrefour SA (in USD Million), 2010-2014
Table 9: Key Financial Ratios of Carrefour SA, 2010-2014
Table 10: Key Financials of Delhaize Group (in USD Million), 2010-2014
Table 11: Key Financial Ratios of Delhaize Group, 2010-2014

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