k kiosk, Valora, Retail, Convenience, Mehr Food

A new look for k kiosk

The k kiosk appears in new splendor and with more freshness and food in the assortment. In the autumn of 2019, Valora started renovating individual outlets. The transformation at numerous locations in Switzerland will be completed by the end of 2020.

A new look for k kiosk 
Valora, avec, Zürich HB, Foodvenience

avec: towards a new concept with courage and at full throttle

A Valora team developed the concept for the new avec stores in just five months. This concept incorporates the latest food-on-the-go and convenience trends and combines them in ‘foodvenience’ of the highest level.

avec: towards a new concept with courage and at full throttle 

Customer needs are setting the stage for the resurgence of physical retail

The retail industry was shaken up by online commerce. Because of new technologies and customer needs, we are seeing a resurgence of physical retail. Here is why and how Valora is ideally prepared for this trend.

Customer needs are setting the stage for the resurgence of physical retail 
Valora, Digitalisierung, Services, Verkaufsstelle

The point of sale as a service centre

Nowadays, Valora’s retail points of sale have many functions. They are located at the interface between the analogue and digital worlds and have now become veritable service centres.

The point of sale as a service centre 
ok.–

Why there’s no longer any ok.– shampoo

Valora’s own ok.– brand is celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2019. In this time, the ok.– brand saw many highlights on its journey to becoming the cult brand it is today.

Why there’s no longer any ok.– shampoo 
E-Smoke: viel Rauch um nichts

E-smoking: all smoke, no fire?

Vaping is booming. Where did the e-smoke trend originate and how is demand developing in Germany and Switzerland?

E-smoking: all smoke, no fire? 
Food Trend

On the track of food trends

He creates what is later displayed in the show cases of BackWerk, Brezelkönig und Caffè Spettacolo in Switzerland; Riccardo Brunet is Food Developer at Valora. Together with his team he scouts tomorrow’s trends and writes new recipes.

On the track of food trends 
Digital, cloud, Google Cloud, VAPOS.info, Engadine

VAPOS.info – your kiosk in the cloud

The wide range of products and services had posed a large number of challenges for the sales staff in Valora’s network. However, the new platform from the cloud supports them in an innovative way.

VAPOS.info – your kiosk in the cloud 
Annual Report Selection, Digital, Events, Group, International, Management, Trends, Valora

Looking to the future – Valora is networked and digitally equipped

Using the opportunities offered by digitisation and ensuring proximity to the customers. It is this endeavour that guides Valora in undertaking innovative projects and exploiting the digital transformation as a driver to further improve its offering. The company’s own Digital Innovation team lends a helping hand here.

Looking to the future – Valora is networked and digitally equipped 
Kaffee, Zug, Reisen, Berg, Frau

Coffee is not just coffee, but it is popular everywhere

Did you know? The favourite coffee of Valora customers in Switzerland is far less popular in Germany. What’s more, not all German federal states or Swiss language regions drink their coffee first thing in a morning. Valora has analysed the preferences of its customers.

Coffee is not just coffee, but it is popular everywhere