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Lidl’s Long Island debut affected prices more than Walmart

- Retail
Retailers on Long Island decreased prices considerably after Lidl opened new stores compared to prices collected before Lidl entered the market. The price-cutting effect was more pronounced than previous academic findings about Walmart's entry into a new market where price decreases typically varied between 1% and 2.5 % or 5% at most.

Dollar General accelerates produce initiatives, aims for fresh produce in more than 1,000 stores in 2020

- Retail
Successes with adding more fresh produce and perishables are pushing the company to accelerate plans to add more fresh produce and expand the DG Fresh self-distribution initiative.

Dollar General continues fresh advancements, expands produce to 600 stores in Q3

- Retail
Dollar General’s staggering footprint of 16,000 stores is getting even bigger in 2020. The company plans to add 1,000, remodel 1,500 and relocate 80 stores next year, with continued enhancements for fresh foods.

Fresh Summit Retail Tour: Grocery Outlet, Placentia, CA

- Produce with Pamela
Grocery Outlet takes it up a notch for this new store.

E-commerce wins for Walmart’s Q1; tariffs, discounters pressure price

- General News
Walmart Inc. posted the best same-store sales in nine years, and solid e-commerce growth in the first quarter of 2019, but the company remains vigilant of the price pressures from dollar stores and discounters like Lidl and Aldi.

NGA: How to compete with deep discounters

- Retail

SAN DIEGO – Deep discount retailers’ growth is on the rise, and independent grocers need to …