Did you know?
Albert is among the best-known brands in food retail in the Czech Republic
Albert’s parent company Ahold opened the first ever supermarket in the former Czechoslovakia in 1991
Store formats & features
- Albert app
- Free Albert customer magazine
- Gas stations
In 2015, Albert won the Czech National Quality Award for the third time”
Albert is the largest retail brand in the Czech Republic. Its 300-plus stores offer a huge choice of food, with a focus on fresh products, and are known for their friendly staff and good value. More than 17,000 employees serve several hundred thousand customers every day.
Albert was started in 1990 by Ahold, owners of Albert Heijn supermarkets. In 2014, Ahold acquired 49 SPAR stores in the Czech Republic.
Through the Albert Foundation, Albert assists people in the communities it serves, helping families to live healthier lifestyles and developing the potential of individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds.