Albert Czech Republic

Established: 1991 Stores: 325

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

  • Supermarkets
  • Compact hypers

Market area

  • Czech Republic

    324 stores

Albert won the Czech National Quality Award three times and in the Diamond Quality League 2018, the Albert hypermarket in Chodov was awarded the highest prize, making it the best store in the Czech Republic.


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 all SPAR and INTERSPAR 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.




Ahold Czech Republic
a.s. Radlicka 117, 158 00
Praha 5
Czech Republic


+420 234 004 111