"The Lidl launch is going to have a dramatic impact on supermarkets and other people selling fast-moving grocery products," said Bill Bishop, a longtime grocery consultant and chief architect of Brick Meets Click, an Illinois-based food retail advisory and research firm.
One of Lidl's arch competitors in the U.S. market is another private
German-based retail behemoth, Aldi, which just this week announced its
own ramp up nationwide and plans to invest about $5 billion over the
next five years.. . . more