Discount Retail Chain Aldi UK (German family owned) cheekily took their mince pies to shoppers outside Fortnum and Mason to take part in a blind taste test. Aldi launches their most premium mince pies ever that are set to rival luxury brands. Aldi has launched their most premium mince pies ever in time for Christmas and they are set to rival other luxury brands offerings. The new Specially Selected Exquisite Mini Mince Pies are available in Aldi stores now and shoppers are co
Discount Variety Retail Chain Five Below's (listed NYSE: FIVE) net income hit 43 cents a share in the quarter, up from 36 cents a year earlier and beating the FactSet analyst consensus of 29 cents. Five Below shares rose Thursday after the retailer reported fiscal-third-quarter results that beat expectations For the quarter ended Oct. 30 net income at the Philadelphia company hit US$24.2 million, or 43 cents a share, up from US$20.4 million, or 36 cents a share, in the year-e
Discount Retail Chain Aldi Luxembourg (German family owned) wants to develop the care of the store base on the basis of its last reopening in Dudelange, with an emphasis also on convenience products and meat. Offering a facelift to its first supermarket on the occasion of its 30 years of presence in Luxembourg, the symbolism is strong for Aldi and its point of sale in Dudelange, but it does not stop there: “This new concept is a development that will take place gradually over
Discount Retail Chain Bİm (listed on IST: BIMAS) Executive Board Member and CFO Haluk Dortluoglu: "The total power of GES in our Batman, Istanbul and Igdir warehouses was 2.23 MW. We do not plan to install on the roofs of a total of 14 warehouses." Bİm is making a name for itself with its rooftop solar power plant projects recently. We talked to Bİm Executive Board Member and CFO Haluk Dortluoglu about the details of the projects and the outputs obtained. Noting that they pla
Discount Retail Chain Lidl Polska (owned by the Schwarz Group) invites all its employees to take part in a great Lidl Plus promotional campaign, under which they will receive discount coupons with a total value of PLN 800 (US$200). Apart from employees, the Lidl campaign will also be attended by co-workers as well as people employed by some of the network's contractors. Additionally, over 21,000 Christmas packages will be handed over to the employees' children. Employees will
Discount Retail Chain Lidl Denmark (owned by the German Schwarz Group) has announced that it plans to launch an online business from the start of 2023, which will offer a range of non-food items. The discounter made the announcement at the launch of a new high-bay warehouse at its facility in Køge Nord, around 35 kilometres south of Copenhagen, trade publication Dagligvarehandlen reported. Launch Of Online Business "At the beginning of 2023, we will launch our online business
Discount Retail Chain B & M France (previously Babou) has reorganized its Supply Chain based on CHEP, adopting a system of sharing and reuse blue pallets. Exit lost pallets! After having been forced to store lost pallets in its warehouses for nearly three months, in the heart of pandemic, the decision was taken to pass on the recoverable pallet system. The distributor has, at the same time, reorganized its transport flow by adopting the RECOVERY manager (origin distribution)
Discount Retail Chain Aldi Nord (German family owned) is introducing Relex for replenishment automation based on sales forecasts as well as shelf space optimisation. The discounter sees inventory optimisation as a central component of its modernisation, and is throwing out SAP’s F&R engine, which was introduced only a few years ago. By discounter standards, Aldi Nord’s plans to introduce electronic shelf price labels in all stores seems impressive. With GK as a strategic part
Discount Retail Chain Lidl France (owned by the German Schwarz Group) has according to a new Kantar study, gained 0.4 points of market share as retailers Aldi and Leclerc. "I am delighted!" Biero Michel, executive director of Lidl France, does not hide his joy. According to the latest Kantar study - Worldpanel panel 2021, which covers the month of October (4 to 31), the German discounter brand saw its market share 0.4 point increase to 7.2% of total industry in France. It dou
Discount Variety Retail Chain Dollar Tree store, famous for selling products for US$ 1, reported that it will raise its prices for the first time in 35 years to $ 1.25 for the first time. According to CNN, the retail brand specified that this decision is not due to "temporary or short-term market conditions" and the increase is permanent.
The Chesapeake, Virginia-based chain, which operates similarly to the Prichos brand in Mexico, was one of the last remaining “dollar store
Discount Retail Chain ALDI USA (German family owned) is preparing with the arrival of new celebratory items. The low-cost chain releases new own private label branded items each week, and this week's "ALDI Finds" includes all kinds of traditional holiday favorites.
1. Beaumont Cocoa Hot Cocoa Cup Sampler Pack Entertaining a crowd can be hard sometimes when everyone has different tastes—but ALDI's upcoming hot cocoa selection was made with variety in mind. This box of 24 Kcup
Discount Retail Chain Penny (owned by the REWE Group) is celebrating 25 years in Hungary. How has the business changed in that time? Florian Naegele, CEO of Penny Hungary: The first Penny Market opened its doors 25 years ago in Szentes, 156 km southeast of Budapest by road. The chain has grown into one of Hungary’s leading retail companies in that quarter-century, with 226 stores nationwide and three logistics centers, employing nearly 4,700 people. Twenty-five years ago, the
Discount Retail Chain ALDI France (German family owned) draws a positive balance: since the beginning of this year, the discount retailer in France has integrated around 500 stores and three central warehouses of the Casino Group into its sales network. More than 5,000 employees were integrated into the teams. With this, ALDI France is significantly expanding its market position and is continuing its dynamic growth path.
In a remarkably short time since the project started i
Discount Retail Chain Lidl GB (owned by the Schwarz Group) has unveiled plans for 58 new store sites in Scotland as part of a push to create 4,000 jobs across the UK including hundreds north of the Border over the next three years. Executives said they expect to reach the target of having 1,000 stores by 2023 and set a new ambition for 1,100 sites by 2025. The move comes as the grocer published its accounts for the year to end of February at Companies House, showing how it be
Discount Retail Chain Lidl Spain (owned by the German Schwarz Group)l has presented its assortment of the "Deluxe" range for Christmas. In it, it is possible to find up to 180 product novelties compared to 2020 with the addition that 75% of the references are of Spanish origin. In this way, Lidl already has more than 600 seasonal and in&out products available for this Christmas. Of these, three out of four have been produced by small and medium national suppliers. Among them
Discount Retail Chain Aldi Germany (German family owned) had some bargains in store for Black Friday 2021. The top deals in the stores and in the online shop at a glance. Black Friday 2021 took place last Friday (November 26th, 2021). The day is now also one of the biggest discount days of the year in Germany. Cyber Monday follows shortly afterwards. Shortly before Christmas, it is worthwhile for bargain hunters to keep their eyes open, because retailers such as Amazon, Med
Discount Retail Chain Lidl (owned by the German Schwarz Group) increased turnover in Northern Ireland by almost a quarter in the period from March 2020 to February 2021 (Lidl's FY). The company recorded sales of more than £345m (US$460m), compared to £278m (US$371 m) in the previous year. Profit after tax increased by more than £4m (US$5.3m), to £5.5m.(US$7.3m) J.P. Scally, chief executive of Lidl Ireland and Lidl Northern Ireland, described the performance as "impressive". L
The Schwarz Group (owner of discount retail chain Lidl and supermarket chain Kaufland) and the Israeli IT security company XM Cyber have today agreed on a framework for a close partnership. This goes hand in hand with the acquisition of a majority stake by the Schwarz Group in the cyber security specialist. With the partnership, the Schwarz Group is preparing itself for future challenges in IT security. New growth opportunities are opening up for XM Cyber. Security plays an