Lidl's Long Island Arrival Could Prove A Headache For Ahold Delhaize
Ahold Delhaize will likely be pleased with the performance of its US operations in the first quarter of the year – the business posted a 1.1% increase in net sales, despite the calendar effect of Easter and an ongoing store refurbishment programme.
However, Lidl's planned expansion to one of the Dutch grocer's key target areas, New York's Long Island, could upset its growth plans somewhat.
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