Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Growing discount grocery retailer will acquire Shoppers locations in Maryland and Virginia

Supermarket News
Hard discount grocer Lidl is acquiring six Shoppers Food & Pharmacy from United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) stores, following Friday’s announcement that UNFI reached deals to sell 13 of its 43 Shoppers Food & Pharmacy stores to three grocery operators.

Crystal City, Va.-based Lidl US, a division of the German retail chain, will purchase five Shoppers locations in Maryland, in Annapolis, Oxon Hill, Brooklyn Park, Takoma Park and Wheaton. In Virginia, Lidl will take over a location in Burke.. . . more