The partnership between SPAR, the world’s largest voluntary food retail chain and ERMES, Cyprus’s leading retail and most diversified private group, will bring a new dynamic to the competitive retail market in the country.
SPAR Cyprus aims to become the leading wholesale and retail service provider to independent retailers in Cyprus, through expert leadership, cooperation and support.
This new retail trading model can become the “solution” to independent retailers, providing them with services and support, enabling them to run sustainably profitable and professionally their businesses under the safety of an International brand.
85 years after the founding of SPAR, the business continues to be a great success. There are now more than 12,500 SPAR stores in 44 countries on four continents, meeting the needs of over 13 million consumers every day.
The SPAR concept was established on the basis of wholesalers and retailers working in partnership to the benefit of all, including customers. The cornerstone of this partnership is a commitment to the open exchange of knowledge and information. This commitment is a hallmark of the organisation and is intimately connected to the sense of SPAR as a family.