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Solution: Package-free grocery chain. Owner: day by day. Strategy: Refill and prevention.

Refill shop with black walls and wooden shelf

Description

This grocery chain sells food and household products in bulk with no packaging. Customers use their own containers and purchase the weight/volume they need.

Location

France, Belgium, Luxembourg

Scale

77 shops across France, Belgium, and Luxembourg.

Potential circular economy impact

This solution reduces the reliance on single-use packaging. It prevents packaging waste from ending up in recycling streams, landfill or incinerators.  

What’s involved?

People: Customers; suppliers; store staff.

Resources: Stores; containers; products to sell.

Technology: Website for promotion.

Implementation: Finding shop units; supplier contracts; logistics; store opening.

More information

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