With Smart Retail Ventures, Colruyt Group responds to evolutions in the ever-changing retail landscape, by giving ideas inside and outside the Group the opportunity to grow and develop into a sustainable business.
As the corporate venturing builder, Smart Retail Ventures equally focuses on the same markets as Colruyt Group: Food, Health, Energy, Media & Community, Non-Food and Real Estate.
We have the expertise and resources to develop ideas. Our ventures can rely on internal and external expertise, a large network, coaching, support and funding.
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Come up with new ideas from open innovation, employee involvement and external partnerships.
Prove the business potential of the idea with user testing, value proposition, ...
Allow the idea and entrepreneurs to our program, and iteratively develop the idea.
Preparing and supporting the venture for launching and scaling.
Smart Retail Ventures shares the same values as those of Colruyt Group but has on top developed its own identity.
We want to get things done and are committed to the support we want to offer all our ventures.
We are open to new trends, ideas and people, and transparent with our entrepreneurs and partners.
We are effective and result-driven. Being effective is about doing the right things and doing the things right.
We are efficient, because we want to accomplish something with the least amount of wasted time, money, and effort.
As the corporate venturing activity, Smart Retail Ventures responds to evolutions in the ever-changing retail landscape. We give ideas inside and outside Colruyt Group the opportunity to grow and develop, by offering ventures fundraising, commercial and legal support.