First Lidl Store Opens in Central Pennsylvania

On Wednesday morning, a crowd of more than 150 people lined up outside a new Lidl store at 980 S. Richland Avenue in York County as DJ music thumped in the parking lot. Some filed into line as early as 4 a.m. for a chance to receive $100 gift cards.

Lidl US Details Plans To Open 25 New Stores Across The East Coast By Spring 2020

May 17, 2019 Lidl

As part of its ongoing expansion along the East Coast, Lidl US announced today plans to open 25 new stores in Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Virginia by spring of 2020. By the end of next year, Lidl expects to sell its award-winning products in more than 100 stores and create more than 1,000 new jobs across nine states.

Boxed Partners With Grocery Chain Lidl

May 17, 2019 Chloe Sorvino, Forbes

Boxed, the digital retailer known for bulk sizes and just 1,600 products in its online store, will now license pieces of its end-to-end technology to its first grocer. The startup now offers delivery to Lidl customers in parts of both New York and Georgia, as it tests out a partnership with the fast-growing chain. Boxed customers in those areas will now also have access to fresh meat and produce delivery for the first time.

Lidl to Open First Wave of Stores on Long Island by Early 2020

May 2, 2019 Lidl

In the first of several waves of openings on Long Island, Lidl US announced it will open stores in Plainview, Babylon, Huntington, and Center Moriches by early 2020. Shoppers in those communities will be the first to experience Lidl’s simple and efficient approach to grocery shopping as well as Lidl’s price-cutting effect in the region.

Price Comparisons Show Supermarket Weekly TPRs Often Beat Aldi and Lidl EDLPs

March 21, 2019 Brick Meets Click

To win against Aldi and Lidl, supermarkets need to change their traditional approach to competing against hard discounters and embrace new strategies that leverage their strengths, according to Bill Bishop, Chief Architect of Brick Meets Click. Bishop presented this guidance last month at the 2019 NGA convention in San Diego, CA.