Sainsbury’s launches Carluccio’s trial with three store-in-store formats


Sainsbury’s is set to launch three new Carluccio’s store-in-store concepts, representing the casual-dining brand’s first foray into supermarket retail partnerships.

The 900 sq ft Caffè Carluccio’s format will offer customers both eat-in as well as takeaway options and is set to open in Sainsbury’s St Albans superstore on June 3.

The coffee shop will also have a retail offer, including Carluccio’s biscuits, ground coffee and chocolates.

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