LONDON — The analyst who previously reported that Schwarz Group is studying the U.S. for potential expansion of its Lidl discount chain believes the company will be building stores there by early 2015. Matthias Queck, a research director at Planet Retail here, in a recent web presentation said that slowing growth in saturated European markets is forcing Schwarz to look at new markets, including the U.S. Currently operating in 26 European countries, Lidl is the largest grocer by sales ...
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