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MAP: See where Lidl is opening new stores in 50% expansion

- General News
Lidl US announced plans today to open 50 new stores by the end of 2021.

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.

Lidl plans $100 million regional headquarters, distribution center in Georgia

- Retail
The $100 million, 925,000-square-foot distribution center will facilitate Lidl's further growth in the Southeast.

As Grocery Outlet considers IPO, it sees thousands of stores in its future

- Retail
Emeryville, CA-based Grocery Outlet said in an SEC filing it plans to double, then quadruple store count as it plans an initial public offering.  

On the road: Lidl US, Folsom, PA

- Produce with Pamela
It was not only larger than I expected – about 30% bigger than the stores I saw in Europe – it had more staff, more produce and just…more.

Lidl UK’s food waste efforts focus on relaxed specs, in-store value boxes

- Retail
The new “Too Good to Waste” program from Lidl UK is a different take on so-called “ugly” produce.

America’s best supermarkets have this in common

- Produce with Pamela
How can a retailer that’s only been in the U.S. for less than two years make a list of America’s “best” supermarkets?

Former Aldi UK executive appointed Lidl US Chairman

- Retail
Lidl US announced today that it would welcome Roman Heini to its leadership team as Chairman, effective March 1, 2019.