Nanjing Shopping Guide
Address:No. 32 Hankou Xi Lu (near the DVD shop)
"Exotic Foods" is very conveniently located for students of Nanjing University and other nearby universities. However, the prices are accordingly higher than those of the large grocery stores.
Exotic Foods sells Western food products including:
Hours:Open daily: 10:00 - 21:30
Address:No. 99 Ming Shi road, at Kazi Men
Address:No.7, Daqiao Nanlu, Nanjing
Carrefour’s selection of imported products is similar to that of Auchan. There is a quality selection of meat and produce.
Address:No.116, Beiting Alley,Zhujiang Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing
Hours:9 am to 10 pm
Address:On the corner of Hongwu Road and Huaihai Road in Xinjiekou
Wal-mart is often packed with customers due to their “天天平价 (tiantian pingjia),” otherwise known as “Everyday Low Prices”. They sell both food and other everyday items such as kitchen products, alcohol and clothing. However, do not expect this store to provide you too many desirable foreign products as it is mainly focused on Chinese shoppe
Chain Convenience Stores
There are a few different convenience store chains in Nanjing. There is no real noticeable difference between them in terms of the products they carry. Here’s a list of some basic categories of items found at these convenience stores.
Address:On the corner of Hanzhongmen(汉中门) and Jinianguan Dong Lu (纪念馆东路).
Aochan, comparable to Carrefour in terms of selection, has a much better variety of imported products than the standard Chinese grocery store. There is a small aisle full of Western products on the 2nd floor. There is also a decent selection of imported liquors. Prices are not too unreasonable,
Address:Xinjiekou, Hong Wu North Road,Nanjing
Address:No. 288, Ningli Lu, Yuhua Qu
The big box Metro supermarket has the largest selection of imported Western foods of any store in Nanjing. It’s surely the place to go if you are looking for variety or looking to buy in bulk quantities. However, the prices on most goods are not as cheap as some other stores in Nanjing. Many similar imported goods can be bought at
Address:F3，Deji Plaza,Zhongshan Road, Nanjing
The Voltan shoe company was founded in 1898, not far from Venice. It was the very first in Italy to adopt a completely mechanized production process.
Giovanni luigi Voltan, the founder, had acquired these innovative production techniques in Germany and America.